Water parks in Astana
At the height of summer, you can cool off not only in sea waters - Astana invites its guests to spend time in a local water park.
Aquapark in Astana
In aquapark “Sky Beach Club” (SEC “Khan Shatyr”) visitors will find:
- a beach with sand imported from the Maldives, with sun loungers;
- all kinds of slides;
- a swimming pool with waterfalls and heating (at a certain time, waves are turned on, along which you can ride);
- mini-football field and volleyball court;
- cafe (here you can order food for every taste).
Cost of visit: on holidays and weekends, adults are charged 8000 tenge, on weekdays - 6000 tenge, and from children (5-11 years old) - 3500 tenge.
It should be noted that in the shopping center “Khan Shatyr” worth a visit and the center “Famecity” (4th floor), famous for its attractions (carousels, slot machines, Leaning tower, mono-rail), Dino Park (you can meet apatosaurs, tyrannosaurs, pterodactyls and other dinosaurs and reptiles) and a fear room “Ghost hunt” (visitors will be able to tickle their nerves, plunging into the world of mysticism).
Water activities in Astana
If you are interested in swimming pools, take a look at the pool (there is also a children's pool) located in the sports complex “Kazakhstan” - here you can not only swim (a one-time visit costs 600 tenge, and you will have to pay 300 tenge for a child), but also attend water polo games and swimming competitions held on a city or republican scale.
Well, to admire the city, and at the same time and have a pleasant time, you can go for a ride on a pleasure boat on the Ishim River (departure point is the Embankment): those who wish are offered 2 options for such a water trip - it can be a romantic 2-hour entertainment with tasting of national food or a sightseeing boat excursion.
Another memorable event on vacation in Astana can be a visit to the Oceanarium in the entertainment center “Duman”. To see moray eels, sharks, rays and other inhabitants of the deep sea, guests will be offered to walk through a transparent tunnel (there is a movable path). In addition to the main thing, there are aquariums, divided into several zones - “Coral reef kingdom”, “Inhabitants of fresh water bodies of Southeast Asia and South America”, “Fish of Kazakhstan”.
You can learn how to interact with animals in a special center opened at the Oceanarium (an event for children). If you wish, you can attend underwater shows “Mermaid” and “Shark feeding” (for watching show programs, adults are charged 2000 tenge, and from 5-12 year olds - 1000 tenge). And the store will advise you to acquire models of ships, stylized wall clocks, decorations for aquariums and compositions from seashells. “Pearl”.