Name of the event: «Taraz – a city where the past meets the future»

Organizer: Department of tourism of  mayoralty of Zhambyl region

Venue: Zhambyl region, Zhambyl district, Palace complex Akyrtas

Date: 30-31.02.2019

«Taraz is a city where the past meets the future»

On March 30-31, 2019, the Department of tourism of mayoralty of Zhambyl region organized a Youth Tourism Forum «Taraz – a city where the past meets the future».

In connection with the announcement by the Head of state of 2019 «Year of youth», the purpose of the youth tourism forum is to increase the share of young people in the tourism sector, as well as the development of youth tourism, education of patriotism, as well as the promotion of a healthy lifestyle through the activation of tourism and local history.

 The forum was organized within the framework of the approved plan of the Ministry of culture and sports of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the framework of the program «Spiritual revival» and Tourist festival «My Motherland – Kazakhstan»

This large-scale event was attended by more than 700 students of universities and colleges of Zhambyl region and districts, as well as from Almaty and Turkestan regions.

The first part of the 2nd day of the forum was held in the Palace complex «AKYRTAS».

Representatives of the Ministry, Mayor of the region Askar Myrzakhmetov and Deputy Mayor of the region Timur Zhanke, heads of departments took part in the solemn opening of the event, General Director of «Kazphosphate» Mukash Eskendirov аlso took part in the constant support of young people.

After the opening ceremony in the center of VIZIT, located in the complex Akyrtas, a special conference was held, where the leadership of the region and representatives of the Ministry expressed their views and discussed ways of tourism development.

For the young participants was organized master – classes and various contests, a flash mob, QUEST and the contest «Young tourist in the city of Taraz»

In addition, young people were able to enjoy the Kazakh culture and taste national dishes. In honor of what was developed the project «Kazakh Village».

 On the 2nd day of the forum, the participants got acquainted with the historical and cultural monuments of Taraz and Zhambyl region, which have a 2000-year history.

The Press Service Of The Department Of Tourism Department Of Tourism Of  Mayoralty Of Zhambyl Region