For momondo users, the most popular city in Kazakhstan is Almaty, which is visited about 848% more often than any other city in Kazakhstan. Other very common cities that our users travel to are Nur-Sultan and Shymkent.
The closest airport to Shymbulak Ski Resort is Almaty Airport, which is located in Almaty. If you plan on visiting or staying in this area, landing at Almaty Airport will be your best bet.
The best prices found on momondo for flights to Kazakhstan are:
$54 per person with SCAT Airlines
$56 per person with Qazaq Air
$72 per person with Ukraine International Airlines
Kazakhstan has restricted the entry of most foreign nationals and suspended most flights except for state flights, ferry flights, sanitary flights, and technical landings for refuelling purposes. From June 20, Kazakhstan will reopen flights from China, Georgia, Japan, South Korea, Thailand and Turkey; however, only certain categories of people will be allowed to enter on these flights. These include: diplomats, direct-family members of Kazakhstani citizens, residency permit holders, and some employees of designated companies in critical industries. As of October 6, All foreign travelers arriving in Kazakhstan will need to provide proof (via PCR test and dated no more than 3 days before their arrival to Kazakhstan) of their negative status for COVID-19. Those without test results will be held for up to two days in a quarantine facility in the city of their arrival and tested for COVID-19. Travelers entering Kazakhstan who either displaying symptoms or test positive for coronavirus are currently required to self-isolate for 14 days. Those needing medical assistance may be confined in state facilities. Individuals in self-isolation at home may be required to download the Smart Astana app, which will be used to monitor compliance with self-isolation restrictions. If you are planning to travel to Kazakhstan at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.