Arriving in any city in the world tourists primarily look for maps and guides, download useful applications and services. Sometimes in the conditions of limited time and financial means, it is important to find something that will help tourists save time by avoiding queues in tourist places and additionally receive discounts on entrance fees.
You can find the tools available for tourists in Nur-Sultan that help to enjoy the capital without any extra expenses below.
It is a universal app in the ‘Travel’ category - a guidebook with voice guidance and popular in 97 countries of the world.
After downloading the izi.TRAVEL app tourists will see tours of the sights of Nur-Sultan city with a launched multimedia audio guide. As soon as the user begins to make a tour the geo-location system will automatically determine his location and begin to tell about the attractions he will pass by.
Today izi.TRAVEL platform has 5 audio tours on 128 objects of the capital in 6 languages: Kazakh, Russian, English, Chinese, Turkish, and German.
The app is available on Google play and App store: izi.travel
CityPASS – is a unified tourist card that allows you to visit attractions, museums, and tours and save up to 30%. The card consists of a plastic smart card, guidebook on three languages (Kazakh, Russian, English), CityPASS Map, and the Beeline SIM-card (“Welcome”).
CityPASS 24 hour – 6 990 tenge
CityPASS 24 hour Junior – 5 990 tenge
CityPASS 72 hour – 9 990 tenge
CityPASS 72 hour Junior – 8 990 tenge
Children up to 3 years old can visit all facilities free.
For those who prefer to plan their trip in advance, a virtual E-CityPASS is offered. You can place your order online from home. E-CityPASS includes e-ticket, travel guide in three languages, “CityPASS” Map (files in PDF format).
Click here for details: astana.citypass.kz
City tour on the Red Bus
The City tour on a bus is conducted on the principle of the Hop-on hop-off system. By buying a ticket for a bus tour you are allowed to move around the city on a double-decker sightseeing buses for 24 hours without restrictions on the number of landings and exits. During this time you can drive around the city, get off on any of the stops and see the sights located in step accessibility, then get into any of the following buses along this route and continue the journey.
You will see the main sights of the city. The history of almost every building located on the left bank of the Ishim River will be told on the tour.
Each bus is equipped with an audio guide in 4 languages: Kazakh, Russian, English, and Chinese. For this purpose, headphone outputs are provided on the passenger seats.
The excursion begins at the collection point – the entertainment center “Ailand”.
Adult – 3 000 tenge
Reduced ticket for children, students, and seniors – 2 000 tenge
Children under 5 years old – free
Click here for details: redbus.kz