Discover the capital with us! During this tour you will visit the main attractions of Astana, get acquainted with the history of the city, its formation stages and the prospects for the future.
The duration of the tour is 10-12 hours
Language of instruction - English
8:00 Meeting the group at the railway station or in a hotel with a sign "InterSchool"
10:00-13:00 City tour along the boulevard "Nur Zhol" with a visit to the shopping and entertainment complex "Khan Shatyr", monument "Astana-Baiterek", the square with government buildings (House of Ministries, the presidential residence "Ak Orda", the Houses of Parliament of Kazakhstan, the Government, the Supreme Court), the Central concert hall "Kazakhstan" and Nazarbayev center.
The Shopping and Entertainment Center “Khan Shatyr” was recorded in the Guinness Book of Records as the largest tent in the world and in the FORBES list as the most unique building. Its uniqueness lies in the fact that it is a prototype of the city of the future, which can autonomously maintain the necessary conditions for a comfortable life, regardless of the year and the state of the environment. Special microclimate inside the complex allows visitors to enjoy themselves: modern restaurants, luxury boutiques, playground for children, a water park, with the sand brought from the Maldives
Visiting the symbol of Astana – Monument “Astana- Baiterek”
Visiting Astana symbol - the monument "Astana-Baiterek", located on the boulevard "Nur Zhol", will leave bright impressions due to the picturesque panorama of the Left Bank. Located at an altitude of 105 meters, Baiterek delights with a wide panorama of the city. The duration is 30 minutes.
14:00 Walking along the embankment of the River Ishim.
14: 30-15:00 Visit to the Museum of the First President of Kazakhstan.
It is the former residence of the President of Kazakhstan. It stores the state symbols and attributes of the Republic of Kazakhstan, key documents related to the period of independence. The museum tells about the life of the first President of Kazakhstan. There is a hall with Nursultan Nazarbayev’s awards. The museum has a replica of the Golden Man (gold armament of an ancient nomad warrior).
15:30 Sightseeing tour on the Independence Square, where the Palace of Peace and Reconciliation (Pyramid), Kazakhstani National Museum, monument "Kazakh eli" (Kazakh people), the Independence Palace, the Palace of Arts "Shabyt" are located.
The monument "Kazakh Eli" is a symbol of Kazakhstan. Its height is 91 meters - the year Kazakhstan got independence. At the top of the monument is a sacred bird Samruk, there are bas reliefs on topics "Courage", "Creation", "The President and people", "Future" and the sculptural composition "Kazakhstani people".
16:00 Visit to the National Museum (Museum of the Military History of the Armed Forces of Kazakhstan, Pyramid or the Palace of Independence).
National Museum of the Republic of Kazakhstan was opened in 2014. This ultra-modern museum has 9 halls. The room contains ethnographic objects of everyday life of Kazakh people. In the halls of gold and precious metals there is a replica of the Golden Man - the most important historical monument found in the Issyk burial mound in 1969. The museum is equipped with the latest technology. There are daily shows "The dynamic layout of Astana" in Astana hall, a giant gilded eagle flaps its wings in the lobby and a slideshow in 3D «Map of Kazakhstan" starts.
Tour around the Palace of Peace and Accord (Pyramid) During our tour you will be able to see the opera hall, Cheops Atrium hall, "Besik" (Cradle) hall, exhibition halls, gallery "Kulanshi" and enjoy the stained-glass window with the image of 130 pigeons, made by the English designer Brian Clark. Duration: 40 minutes.
Excursion to the Palace of Independence "Palace of Independence" is a super-modern building, built specifically for meetings at an international level. Our guests will be able to familiarize themselves with the general plan of Astana, see the "transformer" hall, which hosted the OSCE Summit, the International Economic Forum and two inaugurations of the President of Kazakhstan and other events of international and national scale. View of 8 minute 4D film about Astana. Duration: 40 minutes.
17:00 Visit Hazret Sultan Mosque
Hazret Sultan Mosque is translated from the Arabic as "Honored Sultan". It is the largest mosque in Central Asia. The duration is 30 minutes.
18:00 Visit to the entertaining centre "Duman" and oceanarium
Oceanarium of Entertainment Center "Duman" is the most remote from the ocean oceanarium located at the distance of more than 3000 kilometers away from the ocean. You have a unique opportunity to see all the beauty of the underwater world with amazing marine life. Here you will find a huge variety of fish and sea turtles, sea anemones and sea stars. You will be able to see the show "Shark Feeding" every day at 15:00 and 20:00.
20:30 Transfer of a group to the station
Cost of the tour per 1 person:
group of 10 people- 25000 tenge/person.
group of 15 people - of 25 000 tenge/person.
group of 20 people - 20 000 tenge/person;
group of 30 people- 18 000 tg/person;
group of 45-50 people- 15000 tg/person.
Prices are approximate, they will be calculated individually on request, depending on the time of arrival and departure of a group.
The price includes:
-Pick up from/to the railway station or a hotel
- Transportation services according to the program
- Sightseeing tour of Astana
- Accompanying guide during the day
- Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner
- Tickets to sights:
Museum of the First President of RK
National Museum of the Republic of Kazakhstan (Independence Palace or the Palace of Peace and Accord)
EC "Duman" with a visit to the Oceanarium
The company reserves the right to change the program without changing the volume of services provided.