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Zelyony Bazaar

Zhibek Zholy, between Kaldayakov and Pushkin, Almaty, Kazakhstan
+7 727 273 2960
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an okay market, not to be carried away

Almaty's 'Zelyoni Bazaar' or 'Green Market' is worthwhile visiting as is almost any market in the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Zurich, Switzerland
Real market - no tourists

One of the best and authentic markets we've been to. The central Asian version of kimchii is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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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 6 days ago

Almaty's 'Zelyoni Bazaar' or 'Green Market' is worthwhile visiting as is almost any market in the world. But all in all it is not a very exiting place. The sale takes place on two floors. Fruit and vegetables are on sale mainly at the ground...More

Thank saronic
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best and authentic markets we've been to. The central Asian version of kimchii is fantastic and sold by old Korean ladys. Prices are as cheap as it can get and even if they realize you are not a locale you wont pay...More

Thank Paspy7711
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Nice place to go and see their traditional food as you can buy the kazak honey 🍯 but u must bergs them about the price

Thank TeT M
Reviewed 20 June 2017

This is a fine market indeed. Rows dried fruits, Korean salads, horse sausage, sheeps' heads, dried snakes and other wonders await. It is friendly, and not overly aggressive, but language is an issue unless one speaks Russian or Kazak. Which I don't. However, I was...More

Thank MaxGlobetrotter
Reviewed 15 May 2017

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 May 2017

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 27 April 2017 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 22 April 2017 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 14 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 11 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
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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