On May 23 of this year, at the Sverdlovsk Creative Union of Journalists was held the briefing organized by the Consulate General of the Kyrgyz Republic in Yekaterinburg for media and tour operators of the Sverdlovsk region with a presentation of the tourist opportunities of Kyrgyzstan. Consul N.Alymbekov told about the sights of the country, tourist routes and a variety of tourist opportunities - ecological, ethno, extreme, mountain, medical (kumis treatment, resorts) tourism. Executive Director of the Ural Association of Tourism Maltsev M.A. informed about the activities of the organization for the development of cooperation with kyrgyz tour operators. The briefing was also attended by representatives of state bodies of the Sverdlovsk region and public organizations, kyrgyz national associations and students-citizens of Kyrgyzstan which study in Yekaterinburg.
During the meeting also videos about tourism in Kyrgyzstan were shown. In a frame of ethno-cultural program of the briefing with the performance of national melodies at the komuz, an exhibition of national souvenirs and a tasting of national dishes were organized.
The event is widely covered in the media of the Sverdlovsk region.