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|80 properties have a pool|
|390 properties allow pets|
|530 properties are a good fit for families|
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Frequently Asked Questions
How is the weather in Almaty?
Almaty experiences a continental climate. Summers are warm with temperatures averaging 77°F (25°C), while the winters are cold, with temperatures often falling below 32°F (0°C). The city gets substantial snowfall in winter, making it a popular destination for winter sports.
What are some of the best things to do in Almaty?
Guests often enjoy exploring the bustling markets of Zelyony Bazaar, getting lost in the history at the Central State Museum, or taking a scenic cable car ride up Kok-Tobe hill. For nature enthusiasts, the Big Almaty Lake and Ile-Alatau National Park are frequently suggested for their breathtaking landscapes.
What is the best time of year to visit Almaty?
The most popular time to visit Almaty is usually between June and September when the weather is warm, around 77°F (25°C), and the city hosts various events such as the Almaty Film Festival and the Jazz Festival. Winter is also popular, particularly December to February, for those interested in winter sports like skiing or snowboarding.
What are the best places to stay in Almaty?
The city center is a popular area to stay, with easy access to various attractions, restaurants, and shops. The Dostyk Avenue area is known for its high-end boutiques and luxury accommodations, while the Medeu area, closer to the mountains, is often recommended for those seeking outdoor activities.
What are the best places to visit in Almaty?
Almaty has many popular places to explore. The Central State Museum gives insight into Kazakhstan's history, while Panfilov Park is a peaceful retreat with its Zenkov Cathedral. For a panoramic view of the city, head to the Kok-Tobe hill, accessible by a scenic cable car ride.
What are some hiking trails in Almaty?
There are numerous hiking trails in and around Almaty for all levels. The Medeu to Shymbulak trail and the trail to Big Almaty Lake are both popular for their stunning views. For more challenging routes, the hike to the summit of Kok-Tobe or the trail through Ile-Alatau National Park are often recommended.
What are some family activities to do in Almaty?
Families might enjoy a visit to the Almaty Zoo or the Central Park amusement area. Interactive learning at the Museum of Science, or a day of fun at Fantasy World Almaty, a large amusement park, are also popular activities. For families who love the outdoors, a day trip to the Big Almaty Lake could be a great choice.
What are some of the best day trip ideas in Almaty?
Guests can explore the Tamgaly Petroglyphs, a UNESCO World Heritage site, situated 170 km (105 miles) northwest of Almaty. Another popular day trip is the Charyn Canyon, known as the Grand Canyon's smaller sibling, located 215 km (134 miles) east of the city. The scenic Kolsai Lakes are also often recommended.
Are there family-friendly vacation rentals in Almaty?
Almaty has more than 530 family-friendly stays. Amenities on the property may include high chairs, travel cribs, or strollers.
Do house rentals in Almaty have free parking?
Absolutely! We offer over 100 house rentals with free parking in Almaty. Enjoy a tailored experience with all the comforts you desire.