We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Almaty Central Park

Certificate of Excellence
Improve this listing
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Ggogol Street, Almaty, Kazakhstan

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 74 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 29
    Excellent
  • 27
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Almaty Central Park

Great park for families with gardens, miniature railway, pony rides, horse & carriage rides, boating lake, outdoor swimming pools, amusement park etc.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 31, 2014
YorkshireAirlines
,
Knaresborough, United Kingdom
Add Photo Write a Review

74 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
Moscow, Russia
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
29 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

You can walk there, rest, have fun, find some roller-coasters, cheap food, tune into the right mood.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Knaresborough, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Great park for families with gardens, miniature railway, pony rides, horse & carriage rides, boating lake, outdoor swimming pools, amusement park etc.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Athens, Greece
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Lots of Kazakh couples take wedding photos there.really interesting and fun to watch. Very green, even with book borrowing corners.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Edmonton, Canada
Top Contributor
136 reviews 136 reviews
5 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I was meeting with some friends in Almaty and they suggested we head to Gorky park, another name for this park.. It is quite a big park with fun fare type attractions for kids. Great to walk around and spend a relaxing evening here.. There was a free concert taking place here which was amazing!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Detroit, Michigan
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
26 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Our group loved this place. The grounds are just beautiful and very nicely kept up too. The kids loved to run and literally smell the flowers. Visiting here was a highlight of our 2 month trip to Almaty. We spent many happy hours here.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Melbourne, Australia
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
15 attraction reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Big park with a luna park and a few cafe/restaurants. Lovely to chill out on a hot day especially at the side of the big lake in the middle of it

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Arlington, Virginia
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

I've been to Almaty over 30x and was pleasantly surprised the first time I went to this park. It's a good place to go to walk around and is a very good size and the entrance fee converted to ~30 cents USD. You can grab lunch w/outside seating in the center of the park by the lake. Good 2-3 hour... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Gladstone, Australia
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

I liked this park even though each time I went there it was either snowing or had just snowed. In winter it is amazing and very beautiful. If you have ice skates, they clear a section of the lake for skating as soon as the ice is safe. The amusement park was not operating while I visited, but it was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Istanbul, Turkey
Top Contributor
120 reviews 120 reviews
28 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

when we walk down the park we were like in the time tunnel. Timing was in the 30-40 years ago at the cold war age. Pretty quiet very huge trees and everywhere was green.100's tones of green. City is incredible green too, image the park then. Statues and sculptures are becaming communist regime.Very vintage experience, park and city eighter.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Atyrau, Kazakhstan
Top Contributor
208 reviews 208 reviews
78 attraction reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

We spent almost an entire day in Gorky Park on a family vacation to Almaty. Once there the park is easy to navigate and has a variety of attractions for everyone. The crowds were small when we went on a weekday. Rides didn't have much of a wait and food/drink options were plentiful. Overall a positive experience and I would... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Almaty Central Park also viewed

 

Been to Almaty Central Park? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Almaty Central Park staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?