ABOUT THE PACKAGE
Enjoy the picturesque beauty of Almaty on this 3 Nights/4 days tour. A memorable rendezvous with the snowy mountains, along with some wonderful skiing experiences at the Shymbulak ski resort will leave your senses enthralled like none other. Added to it is the unique gondola ride at Kok tobe, unlimited shopping horizon and the opportunity to savor authentic Kazakh and Indian delicacies.
15:50 Hrs: Welcome to Almaty!! After clearing custom & immigration procedures followed by baggage collection, you will be met by our English speaking office staff in the arrivals hall.
16:30 Hrs – 17:30 Hrs: Our team will escort the group to the vehicle which will transport the guests to the hotel. Upon arrival at the hotel group will check-in to their respective rooms.
Time at leisure.
20:00 Hrs – 23:00 Hrs: Our driver & staff will transfer the guest to the Indian restaurant for Dinner. After dinner transfer back to the hotel. Remainder of the evening at leisure for personal activities. Group can consult with our team to discuss various activities that one can enjoy in the City of Almaty.
07:00 Hrs – 10:30 Hrs: Breakfast at the hotel.
10:30 Hrs – 13:30 Hrs: Proceed on an excursion to the beautiful mountain resort of Shymbulak Ski resort including Gondola tickets to level 3 and services of our English speaking guide.
“ Shymbulak Ski Resort” is located in the beautiful Zailiyskiy Alatau mountain at 2260 m above sea level. It is 25 Km from the city centre of Almaty city and has an average temperature of +25C in the summer & -7C in the winter months. The average snowfall is around 1.5M. It is usually very sunny as the average number of sunny days a year can reach 90%. Ski season is normally begins in December and can run into April.
The ski slopes are served by Gondola cars from “Medeu” to the base of Shymbulak, 2260 m above sea level. This Gondola is the world’s third-longest Gondola with a length of 4.5 KM. The Gondola has 114 comfortable cabins for all guests of the resort and has the capacity of 2,000 people per hour. The Ski resort has six lifts that service the mountains. Two combination lifts ( Combi1 & Combi2) that have both quad-chairs and 8 passenger cabins, two quad-chair lifts. The lift system will take you to Talgar pass where you are 3180 m above sea level. A vertical rise of 920 m. The majestic mountain view with snowy slopes and evergreen Tien Shan are spectacular and must be seen.
Located in the resort is a hotel, restaurants, café and coffee shop with a variety of cuisine to suit all taste.
Time at leisure.
13:30 Hrs – 15:00 Hrs: Lunch at an Indian restaurant.
15:00 Hrs – 19:00 Hrs: Continue on a city tour of Almaty.
Sightseeing tour starts in the central part of Almaty. You will know more about history and development if the southern capital of Kazakhstan and see its major attractions: Palace of President, Republic Square & monument of independence, Astana Square, Abai Square & Republic palace. The tour will continue in one of the oldest Almaty parks – Panfilov park, where you will see of the unique wooden buildings in the world – Zenkov cathedral and also visit the memorial of Glory & eternal flame, dedicated to the memory of the fighters who died for freedom & independence of the country.
20:00 Hrs – 22:00 Hrs: Dinner at Indian restaurant and drop to hotel.
Evening at leisure for personal activities.
07:00 Hrs – 10:30 Hrs: Breakfast at the hotel.
10:30 Hrs – 14:00 Hrs: Enjoy Almaty’s various shopping centres in the company of our English speaking tour guide. You will visit, Zhinoli bazaar, Mega Mall, Dostyk Plaza, Essentai mall where guests can shop for all range of shopping items to suit their individual budget.
14:00 Hrs – 15:30 Hrs: Lunch at an Indian restaurant.
16:00 Hrs – 19:00 Hrs: Continue the tour to KOK-TOBE mountain entertainment. You will reach KOK-TOBE using a short picturesque Gondola ride.
This 1100m hill on the city southeast edge is crowned by a 372m-high TV tower visible from far & wide, and affords great views over the city & the mountains, plus an assortment of attractions at the top. The easy way up is by the smooth cable car, which glides above in 6 minutes from beside the Palace of the Republic on Dostyk.
At the top you’ll find assorted cafes & restaurants, crafts shops, a roller-coaster, a mini-zoo, a children’s play ground – and life sized bronze statues of the Four Beatles, placed here on the initiative of local fans in 2007. The work of Almaty sculptor Eduard Kazaryn, this is claimed to the world’s only monument showing all the Fab Four together. You can sit beside a guitar-strumming John on the bench.
20:00 Hrs – 22:00 Hrs: Indian dinner and later transfer to the hotel.Evening at your personal disposal.
04:30 Hrs – 05:00 Hrs: Breakfast at the hotel or packed breakfast to carry.
05:00 Hrs: It’s time to say good-bye to the this beautiful city. Our driver will pick you up from the hotel and transfer you to the airport for your flight home or to an onward destination.
Hotel Name & Prices
|Hotel Name||Price Per Person|
|Astana International ****||49000 /-|
|Rixos *****||59000 /-|
|Ritz Carlton *****||66000 /-|
- Delhi – Almaty – Delhi flights in economy class.
- 3 night stay at the above hotel.
- Daily breakfast at the hotel.
- Daily Lunch & dinner at an Indian restaurant.
- LOI (Letter of Invitation)
Single entry tourist Visa of Kazakhstan stamping. No personal appearance at the embassy.
- Airport meet & greet by our English speaking staff.
- All transfers & sightseeing by a private vehicle.
- All transfers & sightseeing include services of an English speaking tour guide.
- Excursions according to the above mentioned program.
- Cable car tickets to Kok-Tobe.
- Cable car tickets to Shymbulak to 3rd level.
- Shopping tour.
- 2 bottle of water per person during all excursions & transfers.
- Hotel taxes included.
- Extra excursions.
- Personal expenses such as Laundry, Tips, phone calls etc.
- Anything not mentioned in the above inclusions.
- Visa processing time is approximately 15-18 Days.
- For guests staying 5 days or more will require Police clearance at an additional charge.
- Check-in & Check-out as per hotel policy.
- The above is just a quotation and is subject to availability & currency fluctuation.
- We are not holding any confirm space for this group.
- Visa fees/cost is as per today.
- Quotation is based on minimum 14 adults travelling together
- *Rates are based on minimum 20 people travelling together*