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Zelyony Bazaar

Zhibek Zholy, between Kaldayakov and Pushkin, Almaty, Kazakhstan
+7 727 273 2960
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Must visit for souvenirs

This is a great spot visited by locals and tourists. There are several stores with souvenirs... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kyle H
Much improved, excellent cheap lunch

There is a massive extension going on, nearly complete. New buildings are attached to old one, so... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jayne H
Walsall, England, United Kingdom
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“food market” (3 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Zhibek Zholy, between Kaldayakov and Pushkin, Almaty, Kazakhstan
+7 727 273 2960
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great spot visited by locals and tourists. There are several stores with souvenirs, food, and almost anything you can think of. Tip: Don't be afraid to try the free samples! They are great. Also check out the downstairs/basement area where the prices...More

Thank Kyle H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is a massive extension going on, nearly complete. New buildings are attached to old one, so it feels the same, but now much bigger. 75% occupied when I was there. Still too many stalls selling exactly the same things, but this is the local...More

Thank Jayne H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great variety of freshly home grown fruits, vegetables, cheese, nuts, berries, pickles, meat and everything else right from the farmers

1  Thank Fitiany
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a tradition that people come here and people like to haggle. It's fun. Spices and fruits. Meats. Chocolates . Not crowded

Thank youke_worldwide
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

If you really wish to see Central Asian Food Culture you need to go there . If you look some place with hgien no need to go there this is mistic place which you will like it.

Thank Tarık Volkan O
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Green bazaar always is interesting...Recently we have visit with group of Indian tourist and they were shocked about dry foods..Plenty of varieties and tasty honey.

Thank A.Can C
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Visited zelyony bazaaar as a group of 16 persons to do shopping for woolens dry fruits and chocolates. It is crowded are with flea market you have to struggle to walk. Bought woolen for eight of.us cause we were not prepared forZero degree temperature. Lot...More

Thank JSS71
Reviewed 12 February 2017

I always go to the Green Bazaar when visiting Almaty. Great place to buy dried fruits and nuts. Great place to buy anything you would like to eat. Good variety, good quality. Next to the bazaar is huge market, which gives to the real feeling...More

1  Thank Gunnar H
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Zelyony Bazar or the Green market is one of the few old markets still functioning in Almaty. Locals buy here different food they need, and the travellers can taste something from various cousins - Kazakh, Russian, Korean, German and many others. Lots of dried fruits,...More

Thank Helenkz
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Every time l visit have feeling how nice and nature..you need a full day to see all shops .please do not forget to bargain in some shops like dry food shops..

Thank cconker
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Is it open every day? What about New Year - January 1st, 2nd?
31 December 2016|
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Response from cconker | Reviewed this property |
Happy new year..Sorry l was out of I. Net..Bazaar will work on 3rd of January
А можно ли здесь купить сувениры какие нибудь( магниты Казахстана, декоративные тарелочки и прочее?) Спасибо заранее)
23 November 2016|
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Response from Роман Е | Reviewed this property |
Да, конечно можно. Рядом с базаром есть магазин колос, в котором есть сувенирные лавки.
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Алексей К
Здравствуйте до какого часа, работает рынок?
10 February 2016|
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Response from 225aleksandra | Reviewed this property |
Режим работы до 17.00 но лучше быть там до 15.00 , так как рынок со всеми бутиками и торговыми рядами будет работать в полном объёме
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