Relax or get active in the ample green space of Gorky Central Park, one of the most popular parks in Almaty. Spanning 100 hectares (247 acres), it ranks as the capital's largest recreational area. The family-friendly park features a large pond, scenic steam engine train, many trees and flower beds, fountains, and pony rides. Founded in 1856 as a plant nursery, today it also includes an aqua park and an amusement park, a zoo, and a movie theater. Paddle your boat, snack on shashlik and beer from one of the stands, or join the locals for a stroll or jog. See Gorky Central Park and all Almaty has to offer by arranging your trip with our Almaty trip itinerary tool.
Gorky Central Park reviews
The park is lovely with colourful tulips in Spring but the boat ride is a scam! whatever you do avoid renting a boat to go around the dirty lake. They'll take picture of you secretly with their... more »
This is a very nice park. There are a lot of entertainment especially for the kids. It is a perfect place where to spend some hours. more »
Nice. It is well named. Similar in many ways to New York's Central Park. Great for kids. Good walking paths for exercise.
Nice place to walk around. Good for couples and family visit.
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