Sustainable And Eco-Hotels In Kazakhstan

The 8 Most Ethical And Sustainable Hotels In Kazakhstan according to ETIC Hotels

Mercure Almaty City Center

Free WiFi,Airport shuttle,Family rooms,Spa and wellness centre,Free parking,Fitness centre,Non-smoking rooms,Skiing,Bar,Very good breakfast
ETIC carbon rating
23
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
7.2
/10

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Hotel Kazzhol Almaty

Indoor swimming pool,Free WiFi,Airport shuttle,Family rooms,Spa and wellness centre,Free parking,Fitness centre,Non-smoking rooms,Bar,Very good breakfast
ETIC carbon rating
23
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
6.9
/10

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Garden Park Inn Hotel

Indoor swimming pool,Free WiFi,Airport shuttle,Family rooms,Free parking,Fitness centre,Non-smoking rooms,Tea/coffee maker in all rooms,Bar,Very good breakfast
ETIC carbon rating
23
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
6.8
/10

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Rixos Khadisha Shymkent

Indoor swimming pool,Free WiFi,Airport shuttle,Free parking,Room service,Spa and wellness centre,Fitness centre,Tea/coffee maker in all rooms,Bar,Superb breakfast
ETIC carbon rating
24.2
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
6.6
/10

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Soluxe Hotel Almaty

ETIC carbon rating
23
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
6.5
/10

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Uyut

Indoor swimming pool,Free WiFi,Airport shuttle,Free parking,Fitness centre,Non-smoking rooms,24-hour front desk,Tea/coffee maker in all rooms,Bar,Very good breakfast
ETIC carbon rating
23
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
6.4
/10

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InterContinental Almaty, an IHG Hotel

Indoor swimming pool,Free WiFi,Airport shuttle,Spa and wellness centre,Free parking,Fitness centre,Non-smoking rooms,Tea/coffee maker in all rooms,Bar,Very good breakfast
ETIC carbon rating
24.2
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
6.3
/10

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Kazzhol Park Hotel

Free WiFi,Airport shuttle (free),Family rooms,Free parking,Fitness centre,Non-smoking rooms,24-hour front desk,Room service,Tea/coffee maker in all rooms,Bar
ETIC carbon rating
23
tCO2e
ETIC Silver rating
6.2
/10

From: 0

COUNTRY PROFILE

Kazakhstan

  • Official Name:Republic of Kazakhstan

  • Capital:Nur-Sultan

  • Population:18,776,707

  • Area:2,724,900 km²

  • Major Languages:Kazakh, Russian

  • Major Religions:Islam, Christianity

  • Life expectancy:73.25 years

  • Currency:Tenge

10 Things To Do In Kazakhstan

  • 1. Explore the Charyn Canyon

    Discover the breathtaking beauty of the Charyn Canyon, often referred to as the "Grand Canyon`s little brother." Explore its dramatic rock formations, walk along the Charyn River, and appreciate the geological wonder that has shaped Kazakhstan`s landscapes over millions of years.

  • 2. Visit the Mausoleum of Khoja Ahmed Yasawi

    Marvel at the architectural splendor of the Mausoleum of Khoja Ahmed Yasawi, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Explore its intricate design, learn about its significance, and connect with the history and spirituality that have made this mausoleum a cultural and architectural masterpiece.

  • 3. Discover the ancient Silk Road cities of Turkestan

    Step into the footsteps of traders and travelers of the Silk Road as you explore the ancient cities of Turkestan. Visit historic sites, connect with the region`s history, and embrace the legacy of the Silk Road that has shaped the cultures, traditions, and architecture of Central Asia.

  • 4. Experience Kazakh culture and traditions

    Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Kazakh culture. Engage with local communities, experience traditional music and dance, and partake in cultural rituals that provide insight into the nomadic heritage and the enduring spirit that defines Kazakhstan`s way of life.

  • 5. Explore the city of Almaty

    Discover the modern vibrancy of Almaty, Kazakhstan`s largest city. Explore its parks, markets, and cultural attractions, and embrace the blend of urban life with natural beauty. Almaty`s backdrop of the Tien Shan mountains adds to its allure, creating a cityscape that encapsulates Kazakhstan`s diversity.

  • 6. Visit the beautiful Kolsai Lakes

    Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the Kolsai Lakes, a trio of stunning alpine lakes nestled in the Tien Shan mountains. Hike through lush landscapes, enjoy pristine waters, and experience the tranquility and untouched wilderness that make the Kolsai Lakes a hidden gem of Kazakhstan.

  • 7. Discover the Singing Dunes in Altyn-Emel National Park

    Experience the unique phenomenon of the Singing Dunes in Altyn-Emel National Park. Listen as the sand dunes create melodic sounds with the wind, and explore the diverse landscapes of the park, from canyons to ancient petroglyphs. Altyn-Emel offers an authentic connection with Kazakhstan`s natural wonders.

  • 8. Explore the Burabay National Park

    Venture into the stunning landscapes of Burabay National Park, known as "Kazakhstan`s Switzerland." Explore its lakes, hills, and forests, and engage with the outdoors through hiking and relaxation in a region that exudes tranquility and offers a retreat into nature`s embrace.

  • 9. Attend a traditional Kazakh performance

    Immerse yourself in the vibrant world of Kazakh performance arts. Attend a traditional music, dance, or theatrical performance, and witness the dynamic expressions that celebrate Kazakh heritage and cultural narratives, leaving you captivated by the rhythms and stories of Kazakhstan.

  • 10. Taste Kazakh cuisine

    Embark on a culinary journey through Kazakh cuisine, where flavors reflect the nation`s nomadic heritage and local ingredients. Savor dishes like beshbarmak, kuyrdak, and shubat, and experience the warmth and hospitality that define Kazakh meals shared among family and friends.

5 Most Visited Cities In Kazakhstan

When To Go To Kazakhstan

  • Kazakhstan`s vast landscapes and diverse cultures offer a unique travel experience, best enjoyed during the mild seasons of spring (April to June) and fall (September to October). Nur-Sultan (formerly Astana), the futuristic capital, showcases modern architecture and urban planning. Almaty, on the other hand, is a cultural hub with a backdrop of the Tian Shan Mountains. Kazakhstan`s landscapes range from the deserts of Charyn Canyon to the pristine lakes of Altai Mountains. The Silk Road history, traditional yurts, and warm Kazakh hospitality add layers to the journey. Kazakhstan is an adventure into the unknown, where ancient traditions meet modern aspirations.

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