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Kok-Tobe Hill, Almaty

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Experience the city's highest point with many popular recreation areas at Kok-Tobe Hill. At an altitude of 1,100 m (3,609 ft) above sea level, the site offers a variety of amusement park attractions and restaurants. Connected with the city's downtown via cable car, the easily accessible landmark draws visitors with its 372 m (1,120 ft) TV tower, Beatles monument, and high-speed roller coaster. Explore the family-friendly entertainment area, and stop by the viewing platforms for panoramic views of the urban landscape. Due to environmental reasons, the site prohibits motor vehicles. Make Kok-Tobe Hill a centerpiece of your Almaty vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Almaty trip planner .
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  • Well, the panoramic view was always there, couldn't deny it. But besides that, it is incredibly expensive for not much to see. Ferrywheel that takes you even higher and looks spectacular. Chinese "pre...  more »
  • If you want to see whole Almaty from one place, you must visit Kok tobe. Try to visit on sunset time.  more »
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  • Nice view of Almaty. Worth going, but it looked like children's amusement park. One time is enough.
  • What a great view of the city. Unfortunately there was a lot of smog at the time I was here. The animals were looking some distressed and in need of freshwater. It was around 37C . When it got dark the city lights came on and a beautiful sight to take in. Highly recommend you take the gondola ride up. I hope to go again.
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