Guide & Driver Around Shymkent. Trips To History & Nature

Dear guest!

Welcome to the ancient Shymkent city! 

I would like to present my private tour, where I’ll be your individual English-Russian-Kazakh speaking guide and driver with my own car. During the tour I am responsible for your personal safety.

Please, see the program below. 


Shymkent city is one of the largest cities in Kazakhstan and is a regional centre of South Kazakhstan. It has very ancient history. There are many interesting places to visit in the city. Old CIty, which was in the past the district of traders and workshops, is still very busy. Old Citadel is currently archeological site, where you can see how the city was developing through the centures. One of the unique places in the city is the river Koshkar Ata which begins from the springs just in the center of the city. It has really healing water, which helps a lot of people in their health problems. 


  • 9 a.m. – Pick up at the hotel. City Tour. Shymkent city is a city of sward roofs. Visiting Old Citadel and Old City. Koshkar Ata river is unique  and sacral place in centre of the city. Walking along the river. Park of Independency and panorama of the city.   

  • 11 a.m. – What does “Shymkent” mean? Why do we build our houses from the clay? Great famous historical names connected to Shymkent region. Want to know? Please come and see. 

  • 13 p.m. – Lunch in the city. Shymkent special cuisine.

  • 14 p.m. – Green Bazaar (Market) is a heart of the city. What does Shymkent city have unique, which other cities do not have?  How many rivers do flow in Shymkent city? Who is that person, whom Kazaks call “Ram Father”?

  • 17 p.m. – Parks of Shymkent city. Building of former St. Nicolas Russian Orthodox Church (19th century). Soviet Shymkent is the city of chemical industry. Modern Shymkent is a city of the students.

  • 19. p.m. – Stalinist repressions in the thirties of last century in Shymkent city. Qasiret Memorial. Role of Shymkent city in Second World War. Why is Shymkent city called as Kazak Texas?  Want to know? Come and see us. 


On preliminarily request we can help to  book accommodation and buy transport tickets. The stories of the guide are based on historical, cultural and ethnographical information. They include also expert's personal view and alternative resources. The guide can adjust the program of the tour or you can propose your own personal program.


  • The price for one person is US$ 121.

  • The price for a group of two people the price is US$ 96 per person.

  • The price for a group of three people the price is US$ 83 per person.

Price includes: 

  • guide services,

  • car with driver,

  • fuel. 

Price does not include:

  • accommodation,

  • food,

  • entrance fees. 

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Book an amazing trip with our expert guides right now! 

Contact us or leave an application 

  • Instagram Social Icon
  • Facebook Social Icon

© 2018 | Kazakhstan (Казахстан) | +7701 766 87 22

  • Instagram Social Иконка
  • Facebook Социальной Иконка