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Alma-ata Map, Kazakhstan

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Alma-ata Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Alma-ata with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Alma-ata useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Alma-ata!

Alma-ata Travel Guide

The city of Alma - Ata was the capital city for the country of Kazakhstan between the years 1929 and 1998 but it was after this time period that the tag of capital city was taken away from the city of Alma - Ata and was given to Astana. Even though the tag of capital city was taken away from the city of Alma - Ata yet this city is still the major commercial hub for the country of Kazakhstan. read more

Alma-ata Sightseeing

If you are a first time tourist to the area, then a visit to the many fountain sites in the area shouldn't be forgotten. There are a number of fountain sites in the city and based on the estimates, there are around 125 fountain groups and isolated fountains in the city and this is based on the 2007 figures. Perhaps one of the most popular in the city is the Oriental Calendar and this fountain site features 12... read more

Alma-ata Nightlife

There are around 270 organizations in the area; and all these offer great entertainment during the night. Some of the places where entertainment can be experienced include the many theaters, museums and concert halls. Expect entertainment as well from cinemas, circus and the central stadium. read more

Alma-ata History

The history of Alma-ata or Almaty started in 10-9 BCE during the Bronze Age and this was the time when the farmers and the cattle-breeders settled in the area. The area next great evolution happened during the Middle Ages and the area was known for its cultural development. This was also the time when the residents of the area changed their way of living and effectively transferred to a permanent way of living known... read more

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