Kok-tobe Mountain is one of the most beautiful and amazing places of Kazakhstan. It’s the highest point of the city which is situated at a height of 1100 meters above the sea level. You can get an eyeful of the mountains moving up on a rope-way in air bus. The top commanded an amazing view for the mountains and the city. Here is especially beautiful in the night when the city is lighted by multicolored lights.
The 350 meters long television tower overlooks at the foot of the Kok- tobe Mountain. It is one of the highest towers in the world if counts from sea level.
The rope-way connects the city centre with Kok-Tobe. Departing point is the station located in Dostyk avenue (corner of Abay avenue), behind Arman Cinema. The length of the rope-way is 1727 meters, travelling time is 6 minutes. The rope-way was put into operation on November 4th, 1967. Now, after reconstruction it corresponds to all world standards of quality and safety.
Official site: http://www.kok-tobe.kz
Phone: 320-12-01, 393-70-03
Working hours: 11.00 - 24.00
Prices of tickets: KZT 1000 –one way, KZT 2000 – both ways; also it’s possible to get mini buses: KZT 300 – one way, KZT 500 – both ways; free of charge for children under 7.