Capital of Peace and Harmony Tour available daily. Tour duration 3 hours
The tour starts at the historic center of the capital - Independence square. Then, after a walk along the embankment of the Esil river, you will visit the Museum of the First President, where Kazakhstan will be presented to you as a multinational, multiethnic state.
Astana has become the capital of the new state not without reason: it is here the architects have embodied their ambitious ideas, emphasizing the spirit of the multinational country. Thus, during the tour you will see iconic buildings, monuments and objects, symbolizing unity and harmony. You will also learn about new attractions, architectural structures, implemented under the guidance of local and foreign architects.
At the end of the tour you will have the unique opportunity to touch the culture and lifestyle of nomadic Kazakh people. You will be able to participate in the process of preparation of national dishes or make Kazakh national wind instrument ‘sazsyrnai’ with your own hands.
Those, who wishes to get closer look of the main dwelling of the Kazakh nomadic people, can assist in a three-step process of mounting of the basic details of the yurta. Finally, at the end of the program you will be offered to try on the Kazakh national clothes and dance the national dance "Kara zhorga".
The ethno-part of the tour includes 3 master classes, which you can choose from the following options:
Option 1: Kazakh cuisine / National dress / National dance
Option 2: Melodic sazsyrnai / National dress / National dance
Option 3: Yurt mounting / National dress / National dance