China Recommends Tourists To Visit Eastern Kazakhstan
Eastern Kazakhstan region is recommended for visiting to the Chinese tourists, said Kamila Lukpanova, interim chairfigure for tourism development of the department of tourism and external ties of akimat.
“For the first time in Kazakhstan we have got the status in China “recommended for visiting”. For the first time the region has been visited by four groups from China,” she said to the journalists.
She said tourists’ inflow from China has increased this year. Since early 2016 more than 4500 Chinese tourists visited the region.
“11 tourism operators of the region are negotiating in this direction. Green corridors for tourists have been opened. We see inflow of tourists this year,” she said.
Two work groups have been created for resorts development at the Alakol lake and the Sibinsk lake.
25 investment projects valued 9.3 bn tenge in tourism field will be performed this year.