Located in 5 minutes drive from the central part of the city and at the peak of a mountain at an altitude of more than 1000 m - Kok-Tobe is one of the symbols of the southern capital - Almaty and the whole country, and was built in 1967. It is possible to climb Кок-Tobe by car and the cable car, originating from the Palace of the Republic, at the station "Dostyk" and stretched over the old town, called "compote". The cable car with a length of more than 1,800 meters allows you to climb the mountain in just 6 minutes.
In 2019, the fare on the cable car is 1000 tg. one way and 2000 both ways. Also in the park there are a large number of attractions: Ferris wheel 30m high, downhill on rails on sleds - Fast Coaster, for the smallest - a cheerful train, swans, children's rope park, children's town, Alice in the looking-glass, Pirate and climbing wall. There is also a Zoo, where there are a large number of birds, an exotarium with snakes and reptiles, and a contact zoo. For the convenience of visitors, restaurants, cafes and karaoke offer their services.
The project to build a television tower began in 1975 and ended in 1978 with a full-fledged 372 m structure, which is a symbol and the tallest structure in the city. Monument dedicated to the Beatles, established in 2007 by a group of fans of their work.
This place became popular among citizens and tourists immediately after the discovery.
Getting to the park is faster and easier by cable car, the station of which is 2 minutes walk from the nearest public transport stop “Prospect Abaya”. If the subway, then from the station "Abay" to the cable car about 700 meters. You can also get to the park on your own car, taxi and city buses.