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Beautiful Orthodox Church

Beautiful complex of buildings, with in the middle this important and ancient Orthodox Church... read more

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Serene & spectacular. The clergy & especially the lady shop assistant were very kind & gracious... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful complex of buildings, with in the middle this important and ancient Orthodox Church . Very rich inside , in its ornaments and religious objects. Must see in Almaty.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed September 18, 2018

Serene & spectacular. The clergy & especially the lady shop assistant were very kind & gracious. The little shop well worth a visit if you would like to pick up a memento. Very well priced.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Poothicot
Reviewed August 27, 2018

The St. Nicholas Cathedral will be a short walk from any direction, as it is situated in an area of the city that is not easily accessible by subway or bus. The nearest bus stop is on Nauryzbai Batyr Street. The entrance is on Baytursynova...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Andrew M
Reviewed August 1, 2018

A distinct building which has become a tourist attraction but is not very busy. It has a lovely colour which some of the surrounding buildings have copied. Worth a brief visit if you are in the same area.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Daryl S
Reviewed July 27, 2018

a wooden structure.feels serene.plenty of young children and senior citizens.one can just sit and watch.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank rajatkant
Reviewed May 2, 2018

This church was built fully with timber in an eclectic style ( the arches inside are Art Deco ! ) ,. The wood was then plastered over giving the impression of stone. Remarkable inside is a recent art piece to the glory of the victims...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

My second cathedral.. People who came in Almati sould see.. its classical orthodox cathedral.. but my friend said that its the central so crowded

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Emine A
Reviewed December 15, 2017

It's a beautiful small russian orthodox church situated in a popular place. It's not worth the visit if you had visited the Ascension Cathedral in Panfilov Park.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank 855fabiano855
Reviewed November 17, 2017

I guess I will have to return to Almaty someday to see the Cathedral after restoration. It was covered in scaffolding and I mean covered. Most times when places do work you can find an angle from one side to look at or take pictures...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank TheTravelPirate
Reviewed November 6, 2017

November 2017 this was covered up as there is work going on to bring the building back up to former glory. its still ok, but dont go out your way to see because of the building works, not sure when this would be completed, otherwise...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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