Otrar Travel offers the author sightseeing program around the city of Astana
Gathering point: corner of Kabanbai Batyr and Ryskulov
Duration – 2 hours
Length: 21.7 km
1. Place of EXPO 2017: Nazarbayev
University, EXPO 2017. Duration: 5 minutes. Gathering and introduction of the
group, general information about the tour.
2. Kabanbai Batyr avenue: Stadium Alau, Stadium Astana Arena,
cycle track Saryarka, medical cluster, mosque Nur Astana, Shopping and Leisure
Center Asia Park. The tour will cover the sports themes, as Aziada of 2011, the
ways residents spend their leisure time, sports life of Astana and etc.
Duration: 10 - 15 minutes.
3. Galeyev street, Turan avenue: sports club Fitness
Palace, Shopping and Leisure Center Khan Shatyr, park of the couples, fountain
structure “16 Horseshoes”, Opera and Ballet Theatre Astana Opera, Shopping and
Leisure Center Saryarka, restaurant valley, residential block Astana Triumph,
and the Shopping and Leisure Center MEGA Astana. Duration: 5 – 10 minutes.
4. Saryarka avenue: oceanarium of the entertainment center
Duman, hotel complex Duman, residential block the Emerald Quarter, park of the
capital, headquarters of KazMunaiGaz, bridge Tulpar, Ishim river, hotels
Radisson Sas and Park Inn. Duration: 5 to 10 minutes.
5. Kenesary street, Bukeikhan street: central stadium
of Khadzhimukan Munaitpassov, concert-hall Congress Hall, central square,
Student’s Palace named after Makhambet Utemissov, embankment of Ishim river.
Duration: 20 - 30 minutes.
6. Gumar Karash street, Republic avenue, Tashenov
street: Museum of Modern Art, Research Institution Nazarbayev Center,
sculpture Zher Ana, embassies of the Russian Federation and Turkey, park of
Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, monument to Zhambyl Zhabayev. Duration: 10 – 15 minutes.
7. Shalkyma street, Baitursynov street, Tauyelsyzdyk
avenue: bridge Saryarka, house of ministries, housing block Highvill,
Palace of Peace and Reconciliation, mosque Khazret Sultan, Square of
Independence, monument Kazak Yeli and etc. Duration: 25 - 30 minutes.
8. Nazhimedenov street, Syganak street, Turkestan
street: bridge Argali, central concert hall Kazakhstan, hotel Beijing
Palace Soluxe, monument Astana-Baiterek. Duration: 5 – 10 minutes.