Kazakhstan Tourism Update - HD Video
Interview from JATA Tourism Expo 2016
[HD video below]
Exclusive HD video interview with Zhanat Kazkenova, Head of
Division, Tourism Industry Department, Ministry of Investment and
Development, Republic of Kazakhstan.
In this video, filmed at the
JATA Tourism Expo in Tokyo, Japan, Zhanat tells us how important
Japanese travellers are to Kazakhstan, how many visited the
country in 2015, and what the targets are for this year and next.
We discuss how many of those travellers are visiting Kazakhstan
for business, how many are on leisure trips and how the average
length of stay differs between the two.
We also discuss visas and
Air Astana's connectivity between the major cities of Kazakhstan
In 2017 Kazakhstan will be the host country of EXPO
2017. Zhanat tells us about this, how many visitors the country
is hoping EXPO 2017 will attract, and what the country is
doing to improve the infrastructure for tourists with better
signage, more taxis and the like.
Zhanat tells us about the other
countries which make up the bulk of arrivals to Kazakhstan, where
she would go on holiday in the country and
much, much more in the HD video below.