12 days in Kazakhstan Itinerary

12 days in Kazakhstan Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New Delhi
Fly + Bus:  11 h
1
Nur-Sultan
— 1 night
Train:  14 h 30 min
2
Almaty
— 6 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
3
Saty
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Rakhat
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
5
Almaty
— Few hours
Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: New Delhi

1
night
Nur-Sultan

Nur-Sultan ©
First Akmola, then Tselinograd, and now Astana: the city's latest name means "capital," something Astana became in 1998.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): don't miss a visit to River Ishim Embankment, pause for some photo ops at Monument to the Soldiers of World War II, pause for some photo ops at Zhanibek and Kerei Monument, then appreciate the history behind Monument to Saken Seyfullin, then make a trip to Zashhitnikov Otechestva Square, and finally examine the collection at Saken Seifullin Museum.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Nur-Sultan tour itinerary planning app.

New Delhi, India to Nur-Sultan is an approximately 11- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive. Traveling from New Delhi to Nur-Sultan, you'll lose 0.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New Delhi in August, you will find days in Nur-Sultan are a bit cooler (30°C), and nights are cooler (15°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Almaty.

Things to do in Nur-Sultan

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Hazret Sultan Mosque ©
Hazret Sultan Mosque
River Ishim Embankment ©
River Ishim Embankment
Saken Seifullin Museum ©
Saken Seifullin Museum

6
nights
Almaty

Almaty ©
Almaty, the former capital, still stands as the country's largest city.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Turgenskoye Gorge, Butakovskiy Waterfall, Ile-Alatau National Park, and other attractions. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Lake Issyk and Kok-Zhailyau. There's lots more to do: take some stellar pictures from Kok-Tobe Hill, make a trip to Temple of the Holy Martyr Paraskeva, pause for some serene contemplation at Kazan Cathedral, and pause for some photo ops at Monument to Zhambyl Zhabayev.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Almaty trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by flight from Nur-Sultan to Almaty takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Nur-Sultan in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Almaty: highs are around 34°C and lows about 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to drive to Saty.

Things to do in Almaty

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Butakovskiy Waterfall, Turgenskoye Gorge, Lake Issyk
Highlights from your plan
Kok-Tobe Hill ©
Kok-Tobe Hill
Lake Issyk ©
Lake Issyk
Ascension Cathedral ©
Ascension Cathedral

1
night
Saty

Saty ©
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Lower Kolsai Lake, contemplate the waterfront views at Kolsai Lake, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Upper Kolsai Lake.

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Traveling by car from Almaty to Saty takes 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Rakhat.

Things to do in Saty

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Lake Kaindy ©
Lake Kaindy
Kolsai Lake ©
Kolsai Lake
Lower Kolsai Lake ©
Lower Kolsai Lake

1
night
Rakhat

Rakhat ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Charyn National Park as well as Charyn Canyon. Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): explore the stunning scenery at Charyn Canyon.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Rakhat tour itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Saty to Rakhat by car takes about 2.5 hours. On the 17th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Almaty.

Things to do in Rakhat

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Almaty Region
Highlights from your plan
Charyn National Park ©
Charyn National Park
Charyn Canyon ©
Charyn Canyon

few
hours
Almaty

Almaty
To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Almaty online route planner.

Traveling by car from Rakhat to Almaty takes 3.5 hours. On the 17th (Mon), you're off to home.

Things to do in Almaty

Outdoors Tours Parks

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