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Day Trip to Medeu Ice Skating Rink and Shymbulak Ski Resort

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Day Trip to Medeu Ice Skating Rink and Shymbulak Ski Resort


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Price is AU$161.83 per ticket, price for 1 Traveller is AU$161.83


Price is AU$161.83
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What's included, what's not

  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Private transport
  • WiFi on board
  • Bottled water
  • Guide
  • Entrance tickets
  • Entry/Admission - Shymbulak Mountain Resort
  • Meals

Know before you book

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transport
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Departure time: 6/18/2019 - 11/2/2022Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:30 PM

What you can expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Medeu Skating Rink and Ski resort, Gornaya St., 465 Medeu Valley, Almaty 050020 Kazakhstan


10:00-10:40 – Transfer to Medeu

10:40-12:00 – Walking around. Climbing to the top of the dam through Stairs of Health.

12:00-12:30 – Going to Shymbulak by cable car

12:30-15:00 – Walking around. Going to the 3rd level station by cable car.

15:30-16:00 – Going back to base station “Medeu”.

16:00-16:40 – Transfer back to the city

The mountainous region of Medeu with an alpine skating

rink is located 20 minutes from Almaty. In winter, this

place is especially popular amongst residents of the city

and guests of the southern capital. More than 120 world

records were established here by famous athletes.

The first stop in the Medeo Gorge, where in the wonderful mountains of Trans-Ili Alatau the largest high mountain skating rink in the world is located as well as the huge dam. Next destination is Shymbulak ski resort,located at an altitude of 2230 metres above sea level. It is very popular for its mild climate,large quantity of sunny days and snow through the winter and remarkable scenery of mountain ranges. Shymbulak has its own special atmosphere.Here you can see the skiers who like ironed track as well as the snowboarders who prefer extreme downhills with breath taking jumps and turns. On sunny days Shymbulak gathers together thousands of visitors. On chairlifts you can reach Talgar Pass (3163 metres above sea level). Only professional skiers climb here since the descent from the pass is too steep. Also alpinists start their climbing from this point.Only the stars are higher.

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Stop At: Shymbulak Mountain Resort, Kerey and Zhanibek Khans St 558/1, Almaty 050020, Kazakhstan

One of the oldest and most famous resorts of Zailiysky Alatau, located in an incredibly beautiful gorge at an altitude of 2260 m above sea level. On both sides, Shymbulak is surrounded by massive ridges and slopes, completely covered with huge Tien Shan firs.

Duration: 3 hours


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Activity Location

  • Almaty Kazakhstan

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    • Traveler pickup is offered We pick up from any hotel, please inform us about your hotel address after you book the trip. Airports Almaty Airport, Almaty Kazakhstan
    • Almaty Kazakhstan

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