Discover the capital of Kazakhstan, Almaty

Kazakhstan as a tourist destination year after year is growing in number because it is one of the few places on the globe that still retains its ancient essence of which little has been influenced by human hands. Foremost among its main attractions is the beautiful capital Almaty, lost in a vast valley of mountains and forests!

Almaty Panorama

Almaty Panorama

Almaty City

Almaty City

Any trip that you take for the exotic and historic lands of Kazakhstan has to start from its modern and beautiful capital Almaty which enjoys a beautiful view of mountains and wide plains. City has modern architecture with spacious stone streets, endless cool fountains at each corner with the spring season being the best to visit. It is an ideal destination to discover the inevitable and impressive legacy of Soviet architecture.

Almaty Knot Statue

Almaty Knot Statue

Almaty Panfilov Park Monument

Almaty Panfilov Park Monument

Some of the tourist attractions of the capital of Kazakhstan, Almaty are its great mountains, Panfilov Park dominated by one of the tallest wooden buildings in the world built in the twentieth century with the interesting peculiarity of having been raised without using a single nail and finally even the natural beauty of Lake Kolsay!

Kolsay Lake

Kolsay Lake

Almaty Kazakhstan

Almaty Kazakhstan

Almaty photo: Y Zh, Adrian Dutch, Artiom Kniazev, El-Len.

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One Comment on “Discover the capital of Kazakhstan, Almaty”

  1. thank you for sharing – fab photos
    so lovely to see the mountains on the edge of the city

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