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definitely a place to go

I found it a bit odd: it looks like an elegant 19th century park, a lot like Central Park or Golden... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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A Historical Park

This park was founded in 1856, as a "Kazyenniy Sad" (meaning "Government (Official) Garden" in... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2018
Kamal M
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St. Gogol 1, Almaty 050002, Kazakhstan
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very lovely place, good for walking, picnic or cycling. Many activities for kids however at our visit everything was closed and covered with snow. It has a small playground and an aqua park and the zoo is few steps away.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I found it a bit odd: it looks like an elegant 19th century park, a lot like Central Park or Golden Gate Park in the US. But they've added all these carnival attraction kind of things: small rides, popcorn and snacks, that kind of thing....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kenalexwhite2017
Reviewed 11 November 2018

This park was founded in 1856, as a "Kazyenniy Sad" (meaning "Government (Official) Garden" in Russian), as a nursery for fruit and decorative plants, vegetables. Later, with the foundation of Verniy, the nursery became the place of leisure for locals. Entry charge was introduced as...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Kamal M
Reviewed 26 October 2018

Interesting park in the middle of the city. Very peaqceful and well maintained . nice memorials as well

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Davancar
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

It’s a big park in the center of the city of Almaty. Quiet large and extensive. Many kinds of trees, very well kept . Nicely equipped with bench of seats , to relax under the sun during the summer . Elegantly provided with monuments and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank derosamaxi
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

We visited as a group of three adults. First impressions, the park is nice and clean with lovely flowers and attention to detail. Upon delving further into the park, we saw lots of fun activities including fair rides, a water park, dolphin show and boating...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mollyrose91
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

The park is fine! , but the atmosphere is really good. Toy can rent a bicycle and you can bike around the park.🚲🚲. Some new trees are there,,,,

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank sahar91j
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Everyone has fun here, and I do mean everyone. There is a skateboarding park in the park, rides for small children including a log flume that travels through a native American style teepee. There are trails to walk, bike to rent, cotton candy and roasted...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank stephanniet2014
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Not in the best state of repair and unfortunately, some of the photo-opportunity signs are worse for wear. There are people who hang around the park with high-quality cameras who will take pictures of you and try to sell them to you. It is a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Daryl S
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Nice open park. Great for the walk or play with the kids. Next to the Zoo and with Dolphinarium. Many attraction for children. Also couple of food trucks in the park.

Date of experience: August 2017
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