Food Tour in Almaty: Green Market
Duration: 3 hours
Let’s dive into the aromas & flavors of the main market of the city! Let’s discover the history of the country through the food & stories of the merchants of the Green Market! Let’s be friends over a cup of locally roasted coffee, watching the busy market life from above!
We will show you the market so you will understand why locals’ hearts tremble when they even just talk about this iconic place.
In Dostar Trips, we treat each of our guests as a friend we just didn’t meet yet (“dostar” means friends from Kazakh). If you take a trip with us – you can rely on our friendly support during all your stay even after the tour, we will always be happy to help you with anything you need – advise the best place to eat, buy a train ticket, meet locals. Check out what our previous guests are saying about us on TripAdvisor. Let’s be friends!
During our finger-licking food tour you will try these gems of the Green Market:
Salted dry cheese – kurt
Sweet cheese – irimshik
Khalva from millet – zhent
Mare milk – kymis
Camel milk – shubat
Locally made horse meat sausage – kazy
Spicy freshly-made Korean salads
Samsa – triangular layered dough mini-pies with cheese or chicken
Best Lagman Ever – noodles with meat & vegetables at the tiny hidden cafe of the market
Locally roasted coffee or locally sourced herbal tea
Apples – a symbol of the city!
Local wine that has international awards
If you do not choose pick-up, you can start the experience in front of the main entrance of Green Market (check the photo slider above for the exact location).
20 Pushkin str, Almaty 050000, KZ
Prices are stated in USD, it can also be paid in KZT or Euro at the beginning of the tour.