Hg2 : The Hedonist

Kensai Graveyard

This Muslim graveyard – which sits on Sarsenbayev beyond the City Zoo – is, in fact, two neighbouring sites. Perched on a hill in beautiful wooded scenery and with a fantastic view of the mountains, this is an incredibly peaceful location. It is also a particularly interesting one with many of Almaty’s most prominent and famous citizens buried here and depicted most realistically on their gravestones by picture-perfect engravings. Today, new plots are granted extremely rarely as the site is said to be full. It remains, however, an unusual but atmospheric outing.

Address
Sarsenbaev Street,
Central Almaty
Price
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