7 days in Kazakhstan Itinerary

7 days in Kazakhstan Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Dubai
Fly:  7 h 45 min
1
Almaty
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
Nur-Sultan
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  8 h
End: Dubai

3
nights
Almaty

Almaty ©
Almaty, the former capital, still stands as the country's largest city.
Almaty is known for parks, historic sites, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get great views at Kok-Tobe Hill, stroll around Park Named After Panfilov’s 28 Guardsmen, appreciate the history behind Monument to Zhambyl Zhabayev, and pause for some serene contemplation at Baiken Mosque.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Almaty sightseeing planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Almaty is an approximately 8- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Dubai to Almaty, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dubai in March, things will get much colder in Almaty: highs are around 12°C and lows about 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel to Nur-Sultan.

Things to do in Almaty

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
Highlights from your plan
Kok-Tobe Hill ©
Kok-Tobe Hill
Big Almaty Lake ©
Big Almaty Lake
Shymbulak Ski Resort ©
Shymbulak Ski Resort

3
nights
Nur-Sultan

Nur-Sultan ©
First Akmola, then Tselinograd, and now Astana: the city's latest name means "capital," something Astana became in 1998.
Nur-Sultan is known for shopping, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Bayterek Tower, buy something for everyone on your list at Khan Shatyr, take in the spiritual surroundings of Nur-Astana Mosque, and appreciate the history behind Monument to the Soldiers of World War II.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Nur-Sultan trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Almaty to Nur-Sultan takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from Almaty in March, plan for colder days and little chillier nights in Nur-Sultan: temperatures range from 0°C by day to -11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Nur-Sultan

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Bayterek Tower ©
Bayterek Tower
Khan Shatyr ©
Khan Shatyr
Hazret Sultan Mosque ©
Hazret Sultan Mosque

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