Ski Resort SHYMBULAK
Best time for visit: opening of the ski season and ice rink. November – April
MEDEU is the world’s largest alpine complex for winter sports with the largest artificial ice field – 10.5 thousand m². Highlands and the purest mountain water for pouring ice contribute to the achievement of high results in speed skating, over the whole time more than 200 world records have been set here at all distances among men and women.
The cable car has a length of 4.5 km from the Medeo sports complex to the Chimbulak ski resort. On a new gondola road, climbing to the ski slopes takes no more than 15 minutes.
Chimbulak ski resort is located in the picturesque gorge of Zailiysky Alatau at an altitude of 2260 m above sea level, 25 km from the center of Almaty. The average air temperature in summer is + 20C, in winter -7C. the average thickness of the snow cover is up to 150 cm, the number of sunny days per year is up to 90%. The snow cover is from November to May. on the right and left in front of you are majestic mountains with snowy slopes and eternally green Tien Shan firs. Chimbulak’s calling card is a variety of routes, including gentle and gentle slopes for beginners, long trails for trained skiers, FIS-tracks for downhill skiing, wild valleys with pristine snow and a half-pipe for snowboarders, extreme bends for the pros, a special track for the mogul.new routes appear on Chimbulak every year. Chimbulak ski slopes are certified by the International Ski Federation (FIS). Downhill and gigantic slalom tracks are rightfully included in the ten most difficult tracks in the world.
Note: Price per person
- Activity fee