Development of Burabay resort
The tourism potential of Burabay resort is being developed. Now the trip to Kazakhstan’s Switzerland can be planned in advance. For this purpose, tourists are able to choose their favourite tour online. After completing an online purchase, a guide with a map of the city will be sent via e-mail. Tourists can visit selected facilities by showing soft and hard copies of their ticket. The tourists can take advantage of 29 routes in the Burabay resort area.
DANIYAR IDIYATOV, DIRECTOR, TOURISM DEPARTMENT OF AKMOLA REGION:
- We have two versions. One is electronic, it is when a visitor goes to the site and choose excursions he or she ticks off. The second one is a box version, which will include a purchasable guidebook, a tourist card and a SIM card for the convenience of tourists from abroad.
The ‘BURABAY’ inscription was installed on the hillside of the resort. More than 20 million Tenge was invested into its construction. Letters are made of a special sheet to withstand the harsh climate. The height of each letter is 14 meters and the total length of the inscription is 77 meters. Photos of tourists with the background, especially with the inscription located at the exit of the city, are all over social media.
CHINGIZ ORAZALIN, SPOKESPERSON, ‘BURABAY’ NATIONAL PARK:
- New tourist signs and stands, small architectural forms, benches and pavilions for tourists are installed on the new tourist routes like ‘Ybyrai Track,’ ‘Kenesary's Cave,’ ‘Bolektau,’ and ‘Khannyn Kyzyl Agashy,’ so that everyone can go along this route and not get lost.