💧 Tap Water
It’s generally unsafe to drink tap water in Kazakhstan. As you’ve heard “prevention is better than treatment” try bottled water or boil the water before use.
While tipping is not mandatory in Kazakhstan but is expected as service charges are included in bills. The price on taxies is fixed, so tipping isn’t customary unless tourists persist.
Kazakh is the official language in Kazakhstan with more than 5,290,000 speakers. With 6,230,000 people speaking Russian, it’s also the official language of Kazakhstan. English is relatively getting common among the young generation. In fact, the Russian language is the language of communication among all residents of Kazakhstan.
The tenge (T) is the national currency used in daily life. Credit cards and USD are accepted at restaurants, hotels, shopping malls. ATMs are available everywhere.
While Kazakhstan follows a rather conservative dress code in working environments, there’s no specific dress code for tourists. Just wear as normal as you can! Don’t forget to pack warm and waterproof clothing with wool socks if you’re heading to Kazakhstan in winter.
Unlimited access to free Wi-Fi is available in most public areas in major cities.
🔒 Banned Websites
Access to Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube is banned by several internet providers in Kazakhstan on 9 May 2019.
Appliances run on 220 voltages. Plug types C and F are used in Kazakhstan. The former has two round pins, and the latter is a two-rounded pin with two earth clips on the side.
Travelers are almost trouble-free in Kazakhstan, which is safer than in France and Germany. You can go everywhere during the day with no threat exposure. However, avoid taking steps alone at night!
Traveling with a small group of passengers, divides mutual costs such as tour guide cost, transportation, entry fees, etc. between few passengers and makes your tour more affordable. The members of small group tour could be your own family or friends, or other savvy travelers that you will meet and share a journey.
Your time is priceless and we don’t want you to spend your travel time on planning for your vacation day by day. Booking a multi-day tour to a specific destinations makes it easier for you to focus on what you love, instead of going through hundreds of different daily itineraries and plan for each day individually. Simply choose your tour based on the desired duration.
For many destinations, having a local tour guide is a necessity. A professional tour guide helps you to get the most of your travel experience, plan your tours, answers to your questions, teach you the basics of the language, and manage the timings for you and other travelers. All the tour guide fees are included in your tour package.
We carefully handpick all the tours to make sure we offer the most convenient ones that covers everything you need. This includes affordable hotels, local transports, meals, and entry ticket. We make sure to include all the main costs into our itineraries so that you pay for the whole package once, and enjoy your all inclusive tour.