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Best things to do in Kyrgyzstan

Discover the city through the eyes of locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Shopping Mall
“Big supermodern shopping mall with variety of international garment brands like Zara, Mango, Guess, Bershka, Pool&Bear, Next, jewelery brands, shoe brands. A place for dining and meetings at Costa Coffee, Starbucks, La Tartine, Gloria Jeans, People's Cafe, Roma Cafe. A supermarket, drugstore, dry clean, 10-hall cinema and parking are available at your convenience.”
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Park
“ The Park is located in the southern part of Almaty and has a spectacular mountain backdrop. The park is the home of the annual music festival called “Almaty – my first love”. The concert is held in front of the semicircular colonnade shown in the images. The amphitheatre atmosphere is highlighted by the fountains and water features to the rear. The park is about 1.5 km from one end to the other with trees and habitats interspersed with features.”
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Park
“Central park - lots of entertainment activities. Great for children all year around.”
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Point of Interest
“Here you can skate on the highest in the world ice ring, hike the mountains around, enjoy ultramarine skies, breath clean air, ride horses, make gorgeous pictures, relax in cafe.”
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Museum
“Museum is interesting as an introduction to arts and culture of Kazakhstan.”
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Shopping Mall
“One of the many malls of Bishkek. This one has a bowling alley and an arcade which are all non smoking. We frequent here often. ”
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Shopping Mall
“Beside luxury brands, the mall also has cinema that screens movies in english.”
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Shopping Mall
“One of the first super cool malls, as for me. You can go to the cinema (if you know Russian), buy books, eat in restaurants, etc.”
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Park
“История города. В парке находится знаменитый Вознесенский собор, открытый в 1907 году.”
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Point of Interest
“Famous Ski Resort with its lively atmosphere and breathtaking views, modern cable car line, the top point is at 3200 m above the sea level ”
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Bank
“Есть возможность покушать в лучших ресторанах с разными кухнями, приобрести продукты, приобрести одежду и много другое, развлечение для детей, прокатится на колесе обозрения ”
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Food
“The green bazaar, or rather its then prototype, appeared on the current site more than a hundred years ago, and since then it has remained an important trade point of the whole of Almaty. Green bazaar of our days is a popular place among tourists, it is often included in various excursion programs as a full-fledged landmark of Almaty. Travelers are attracted by the oriental exotics of the market, the opportunity to buy various edible and not only souvenirs, to chat with good-natured affable sellers and get acquainted with the simple everyday life of Kazakhs.”
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Shopping Mall
“Торгово-развлекательный центр MEGA Park расположен на пересечении проспекта Сейфуллина и улицы Макатаева. Развлечения и предметы искусста: В MEGA Park открывается кинотеатр Chaplin с форматом изображения 3DRealD. По уже сложившейся традиции, в новом ТРЦ будут представлены предметы современного искусства. А самых маленьких посетителей порадует полюбившийся парк развлечений Happylon. Известный скульптор Эдуард Казарян изготовил для MEGA Park 32-метровое «Дерево жизни», а художник Марат Бекеев нарисовал картину «Мелодия странствий» высотой 14 м и шириной 9 м.Помимо этого в ТРЦ будет присутствовать скульптура «Телец» итальянского мастера ХелидонаКсикса.”
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Natural Feature
“An amazing place to be as a Tourist in Kazakhstan. A beautiful spot with a city view and mountains...”
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Establishment
“The Central State Museum of Kazakhstan is the largest museum in Almaty, Kazakhstan, and one of the largest museums in Central Asia. The museum houses the most significant collection of Kazakh historical, archaeological, and modern cultural and political artifacts.”
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Establishment
“Kazakh State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet named after Abay the first and the brilliant experience of a national search form in the architecture of Kazakhstan.Built in 1936-1941.Architects – N. Kruglov, N. Prost, designer – T. Bassenov. An architectural monument of the Soviet period.”
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