Up to 500 thousand tourists have visited 'Baiterek' monument year to date
With summer being the most visited period (up to 4 thousand people a day).
The main tourist spot of the capital city of Kazakhstan keeps the title of the most visited tourist facility, BNews.kz reports referring to an official website of the Mayor's Office of Astana.
The estimated figures indicate that in the period from January to September the 'Baiterek' monument has been visited by 469 392 people, including 800 foreigners.
The most number of visitors is observed in summer: up to 4 thousand people a day.
The 'Baiterek' monument was constructed in 2002. The construction 100 metres high includes a sphere crowning the construction, - 105 metres. The sphere's diameter is 22 metres.