VirtualTour.kz will transform the monitor of your computer into
a window, through which you can see the whole Kazakhstan.
The keyboard and mouse will become a guide into the
virtual world of 3D images. The streets of Almaty,
skyscrapers of Astana, hotels of Aktau – all
these can be viewed in minutest details.
The panorama can be zoomed in and out,
scrolled up and down, to the right and
to the left. From the first seconds
you will have a feeling of
Plain land located in the center of the Eurasian continent.
With its territory it is one of ten largest countries in the world.
The history of the country counts almost one and half thousand years.
From the earliest times Kazakhstan was connected with the Great Silk Way.
Together with the other Republics of the former Soviet Union Kazakhstan
outlived the Soviet period in its history.
On December 16, 1991 the independence was declared, and the current name
of the Republic was accepted. Nursultan Nazarbayev was elected to be the President,
and he has managed to achieve the stability.
Area - 2717.3 thousand sq.km.
Population - 16 million people.
Nationalities: Kazakhs - 55,6%, Russians - 28%, and others.
Capital city - Astana.
The largest city - Almaty.
Monetary unit - tenge.
National language - Kazakh. Language of international communication - Russian.
Religion – the majority of religious - Muslims and Orthodox Christians.
Main rivers – Irtysh, Ural, Chu, Syr-Darya.
Head of the state - President.
Legislative body - Parliament.
Administrative division - 14 regions.