The tourist information centre, conveniently situated in the centre of Karaganda city with its English-speaking personnel, offers to its visitors all the necessary information about the travels in Central Kazakhstan, including:
There is also a souvenir shop attached to the centre, where you can purchase the unique articles out of felt, clay and minerals, produced by the local masters, as well as various printed materials (postcards, guide-books, maps etc.)
The tourist centre was founded in 2010 in the framework of the ETPACK project «Ecological tourism and public awareness in Central Kazakhstan», funded by the European Commission. At the present time the center functions with the help of «Karaganda Ecological Museum» Public Association, «Nomadic Travel Kazakhstan» tourist company and Avalon Historico-Geographical Society and Public Foundation.
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Program of the tour Visiting the «Chaika» hotel, Akimat (city administration), sights of the Old Town, Nurken Abdirov Sports Palace and the Abdirov Monument, the Miners’ Culture Palace, Circus. Excursion to Karaganda Ecological museum. Walk to the Central Park. Lunch. Excursions to the Mosque, Catholic Cathedral and Orthodox Church. Short walk in a Victory Park. […]
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