The fascinating area surrounding Almaty invites visitors to take day trips and long hikes. The Alatau Mountains, with an elevation of nearly 5,000 metres, provide opportunities all year long for sporting activities and relaxation. Of course, in the winter skiing is at the top of the list. Hotels in every category can be found in the winter sports centres.
In the southeastern section of Kazakhstan are the Tien Shan Mountains, the chain extending across more than 1500 kilometres. Both over 7000 metres high, the peaks of Pobeda (7439 m) and Khan-Tengri (7010 m) are separated by the Inylchek glacier, which is 60 kilometres long. In the international mountain climbersâ€™ camp of Khan-Tengri are experienced mountain guides who accompany visitors on organized mountain and trekking tours.
Name: Almaty International Airpot (ALA)
Location: approx. 18 km from the city centre of Almaty
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