Right at the city centre of Almaty, the most significant and developed city in Kazakhstan, Rixos Almaty is at such a pivotal point that all the opportunities the city has to offer are at your reach whenever you wish. Rixos Almaty is only 13 km away from the Almaty International Airport and its location enables easy access to all destinations throughout the city. Combining the historical tissue of the hotel with entertainment, the hotel offers rich alternatives and excellent service quality for an unforgettable Rixos experience. You can also visit many historical and touristic venues in and around Almaty during your stay in Rixos Almaty.
Almaty is the largest city of Kazakhstan with a population of over two million people. As one of the largest and most cosmopolitan cities in Central Asia, Almaty offers a rich lifestyle with a number of shopping centres, restaurants and entertainment venues. Also the former capital of Kazakhstan, Almaty is still considered as the center of culture, economy and trade.
Inside the Panfilova Park in Almaty, the Zenkov Cathedral attracts visitors for its characteristic atmosphere and architecture. Combining the natural beauty of the surrounding gardens with the historical tissue, the Russian Orthodox Cathedral glows like a diamond in the heart of a green velvet cushion. The Zenkov Cathedral is definitely a place not to be missed during your stay at Rixos Almaty.
The Kolsai Lakes are a wonder of nature with a memorable atmosphere. If you enjoy being a part of the nature, you may lose the sense of time in the idyllic location around the Kolsai Lakes. Reminiscent of a perfect landscape painting, the crystal-clear lakes surrounded by mountains reaching the sky will invite you to a surreal adventure. Do not forget to take your camera as you will want to seal those moments in time.
One of the most characteristic lakes in the world with its mesmerising beauty, the Big Almaty Lake situated on the skirts of the Alatau Mountains is a unique place you can visit in any season. Once you reach the lake through a road which is itself a feast to the eyes, right across the woodland, you will be surprised with the unequalled panoramic experience of the frosted lake in the winter. The space station beside the lake is also a point of attraction for space enthusiasts.