Kazakhstan is part of Asia with main city at Astana. It's usually 🌤️ -2.66 °C in Kazakhstan with a rainfall of 🌧 20.97 mm. Internet speed in Kazakhstan is on average 6.4 Mbps. In Kazakhstan you drive on the right side. Its Developing country with a population of 18M people. The main currency is Tenge. The languages spoken are Kazakh and Russian. Automatic teller machines are very common in Kazakhstan. Current travel safety advice is Exercise a high degree of caution. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
👍 Developing 🌤️ ~-2.66 °C 🌧 ~20.97 mm 👨👩👦👦 18M people
🛡️ Travel safety
Exercise a high degree of caution
You must get a valid visa and permission to enter the country before you travel. You'll need to present a negative COVID-19 (PCR) test issued no earlier than 72 hours prior to entry. Australian vaccination certificates are not accepted for entry. You must present your COVID-19 risk rating from the 'Ashyq' mobile application to enter most public places in Kazakhstan. This includes the Nur-Sultan and Almaty international airports. We now advise: Exercise a high degree of caution in Kazakhstan due to the impacts of COVID-19.
Kazakhstan uses 220V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type C and Type F.
The languages that are typically spoken are Kazakh and Russian
💱 Currencies Used
Kazakhstan uses the Kazakhstani tenge (symbol: ? !), code KZT.Banknotes come in denominations of 20000, 10000, 5000, 2000, 1000, 500 and 200 tenges. Tenge is subdivided into 100 tï?ns. Coins come in denominations of 100, 50, 20, 10, 5, 2 and 1 tenges.
Automatic teller machines are very common in Kazakhstan. You can find them in both large & small cities, tourist areas etc.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.
Internet speed in Kazakhstan is on average 6.4 Mbps. WiFi coverage in Kazakhstan is low. It is not as easy to find one.
You can buy a SIM card for about 1,897.14 KZT, which includes 1 GB of data plan. You can choose from 4 telecoms: Altel, Beeline, Kcell or Tele2. Kazakhstan uses GSM mobile networks GSM 900 and GSM 1800. If you don't want to buy SIM card in Kazakhstan upon arrival, make sure to check the roaming charges with your telecom provider before your departure so there are no surprises when you return home.
To call Kazakhstan, dial +, then 7 (the country code for Kazakhstan), then the area code (without the initial 8) and the local number. For local calls within Kazakhstan, start with the area code (with the initial 8). In the case above area code is 712 .
🛣️ Road rules
In Kazakhstan you drive on the right side. Most cars have manual transmission (stick). Unless otherwise posted, the speed limits for cars and motorcycles are as follows: 110 km/h (68 mph) on motorways, 110 km/h (68 mph) on expressways, 60-100 km/h (37-62 mph) in all built-up areas and 90-100 km/h (55-62 mph) on undivided highways.
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