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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 History

The year 1854 was the time when the city witnessed another important event.  This was the strengthening of the Fort Verniy and this year saw the start of the construction of the Verniy Fort. The fort was nearing its completion in 1854. By 1855, a displaced Kazakh appeared in the Verniy. And after a year, Verniy started accepting peasants from Russia and the influx of migrants led to the construction of the sloboda.... read more

Alma-ata Sightseeing

After checking the tower, then visitors can spend the time chatting and checking the views inside the many cafes in the area. The hill will offer a great and panoramic view of the city. Here the visitors can sample the many specialties of the country like the 'shashlik'.       read more

Alma-ata Nightlife

One site that can be checked out during the night in the city is the Panfilov Park. This park is actually dominated by one of the tallest wooden buildings and this building that is present in the city built during the early part of the 20th century. The unique thing about this wooden building is that this building didn't use a single nail. The visitor can also check out the Zenkov Cathedral in the area. The cathedral... read more

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

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