Almaty, Kazakhstan

Surrounded by snow-capped mountains on the plateau is located the largest city in Kazakhstan, Almaty. According to legend, it is the birthplace of the apple. This is a great place for intrepid adventurers: around one can find poetic attractions like the Singing Dunes, Charyn Canyon, built of sedimentary sandstone, Big Almaty Lake with its turquoise waters and rock carvings Bronze Age in the Tamgaly. If you want a break from hiking and skiing in the city you can admire one of the tallest wooden building in the world, to see the highest mountain in the world of roller - Medeo, sit in one of the many tea or enjoy a delightful panorama opens at downhill Kok-Tobe cableway.