The largest city in Kazakhstan, Almaty is the scientific, cultural, historical, industrial and financial centre of the country. Almaty is one the most beautiful cities at the foot of the emerald Tien Shan ridges and is called a “garden city”. The natural complex of this region contributes to the prosperity of the various kinds of tourism.
TEMPERATURE AVERAGE: –7°C TO 2°C – SHOPPING: souvenir – CURRENCY : Tenge
Weather in December
The first month of the winter, December, is also a wintry month in Almaty, Kazakhstan, with an average temperature varying between –6.4°C (20.5°F) and 2.3°C (36.1°F).
In Almaty, the average high–temperature in December drops from a chilly 8.2°C (46.8°F) in November to a cold 2.3°C (36.1°F). In December, the average low–temperature is –6.4°C (20.5°F).
The most humid month is December, with an average relative humidity of 79%.
In Almaty, Kazakhstan, during December, the rain falls for 6 days and regularly aggregates up to 42mm (1.65“) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Almaty, there are 122 rainfall days, and 684mm (26.93“) of precipitation is accumulated.
January through May, August through December are months with snowfall. In December, snow falls for 11 days. Throughout the year, there are 53.4 snowfall days.
With an average of 9h and 3min of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Almaty.
On the first day of December, sunrise is at 07:04 and sunset at 16:18. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 07:24 and sunset at 16:26 +05.
With an average of 3.3h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year in Almaty.
Arrival in Almaty at 16:35 PM (KC 964 DEL–ALA 16:35 PM). Transfer from Airport–Hotel by bus and Check– in to the Hotel at 19:30 PM .Later,transfer for Dinner in Indian Restaurant at 08:30 pm .Transfer to Hotel at 10:30 PM.Free time – can explore night Life activities at your own .Overnight at Hotel.
After Breakfast ,between 07:00–10:00AM ,At 10:30 AM,will proceed to Almaty city Tour with English speaking guide. You will know more about history and development of the southern capital of Kazakhstan and see its major attractions:, Palace of President, Republic Square and Monument of Independence, and Astana Square, Panfilov Park, Abai Square and Palace of Republic, Presidential Park.
After Lunch in Indian Restaurant at 13:00.At14:30 PM Continue Almaty City Tour, Rakhat Chocolate Factory shop and Local Market Zilyoni –Bazar. You can buy Chocolates from Rakhat Chocolate Factory shop; can buy Dry Fruits at cheap rates and some souvenirs from Zilyoni Bazar. Later,Transfer to the hotel at 18:00.Time to Relax a bit after long walk. Transfer for Dinner at Indian Restaurant at 20:30 PM .Transfer Back to Hotel at 10:30 PM. Free time – can explore night Life activities at your own .Overnight at Hotel.
After Breakfast(07:00–10:00AM) ,Transfer to excursion at 10:30 AM. This tour provides you the best opportunity to see the beautiful mountain surroundings of Almaty city.The first stop of the tour awaits you in the Medeo Gorge, where in the wonderful mountains of Trans–Ili Ala–Tau the largest high mountain skating rink in the world is located as well as the huge dam, protecting the city from destructive mudflows formed on the tops of the western Tien Shan. Next destination is Chimbulak ski resort (Cable Car Fee Included), located at an altitude of 3200 meters 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. Late lunch at Indian Restaurant .Transfer to hotel 17:00 PM Free time at your own. Transfer for Gala Dinner at Indian Restaurant at 20:30.Transfer to Hotel at 10:30 PM . Free time – can explore night Life activities at your own .Overnight at Hotel.
After Breakfast(07:00–10:00AM) , 10:00 proceed towards shopping.1430 Hrs Transfer to Lunch at Indian restaurant .Then,Proceed towards the tour of Kok–Tobe. It is a mountain which is the highest point of Almaty, Kazakhstan’s largest city. There is a popular recreation area on top of the mountain. The mountain’s height is 1100 meters above sea level. Kok–tobe is one of the main landmarks in the city, and it is popular among visitors and tourists to Almaty. The Kok–Tobe recreational area has a variety of amusement park type attractions and restaurants. It is connected to downtown Almaty by a cable car line. The City Terminal is located near Hotel Kazakhstan. Also, there is a 372 meters tall TV Tower at the foot of the mountain. The tower can be seen from most parts of the city. Transfer for Dinner to Indian restaurant at 20:30 PM .Transfer Back to Hotel at 10:30 PM .Free time – can explore night Life activities at your own .Overnight at Hotel.
Breakfast between 07:00-10:00AM.At 1:00 transfer to lunch at indian restraunt. Time to explore shopping.Transfer to hotel rest.Tranfer to dinner at indian restraunt.Overnight at Hotel.
After Breakfast (07:00–10:00AM) , Checkout hotel at 1:00.1430 Hrs Transfer to Lunch at Indian restaurant and Transfer to airport at 16:30 for your return journey.