Almaty is a city that will most likely surprise anyone due to its laid-back personality, countless things to do and places to explore, architectural beauty, diverse food, and a particularly exotic ambience that says a lot about the reality of Central Asia. Walking around Kazakhstan’s largest city is quite enjoyable. From streets that show a lot of character to historic monuments, Soviet-style buildings, parks, hip cafes, squares, churches, and markets scattered around, you’ll surely discover fascinating attractions and cultural sightseeing activities to do in the city.
Join the Free Tours of Almaty to navigate through a beautiful, unique metropolis that invites to be walked around in. Not only you’ll unveil historical secrets and learn about their traditions, but understanding their contemporary everyday life while admiring a gorgeous landscape and artistic scenery alongside a local guide will blow you away!
Free Tours and Self-Guided walks in Almaty offer a comfortable and entertaining closeness to its daily customs. One can find many historical footprints in its tall Ascension Cathedral, Central State Museum, National Theater, Soviet Monument to WWII heroes, stunning halls and ornate urban design, not to mention a proud sense of friendliness provided by its people. Enjoy exploring Almaty by foot for free!
See Almaty by foot and save a few bucks! The best way to get a chance to explore the city and learn about its history is by embarking on any of the self-guided walks throughout this amazing place. Below you’ll find the best suggestions at your disposal:
This is a 3-hour introductory walk that includes 10 attractions such as the imposing Presidential Palace, Central State Museum of Kazakh Republic, Astana Square, Ascension Cathedral, and Green Bazaar among others. One will enjoy strolling around for 5.7km (3.5mi) and get to see amazing buildings, parks, and shopping streets for a great opportunity to explore all kinds of must-visit areas in Almaty.
For those looking to explore Almaty throughout its artistic offer, you can’t miss this 2-hour self-guided walk prepared by GpsMyCity. It involves main sites such as the Central State Museum of Kazakh Republic, Geology Museum of the Academy of Science, State Museum of National Musical Instruments, Military History Museum, and more! Enjoy strolling around this friendly city on a free cultural adventure.
Please note Strawberry Tours does not operate the tours listed above, however, we are currently looking for people from all over the world who are excited to show their hometown to others.
Are you from Almaty and want to be a tour guide? Please get in touch by submitting your details on this page!