tourism in Russia

Russian Union of Travel Industry predicts inbound tourism crisis

Russian Union of Travel Industry predicts inbound tourism crisis

Russia is on the threshold of the inbound tourism crisis, as it was at the beginning of the 2000s, the president of the Russian Union of Travel Industry, Sergei Shpilko said today at the Gaidar Forum. …

More than 5 million tourists visited Crimea this year

More than 5 million tourists visited Crimea this year

During the nine and a half months of 2016 Crimea was visited by 24% tourists more than during the last year - more than 5 million people, the Ministry of resorts and tourism of the region reported. …

Russian consul is confident in Antalya#039s safety for tourists

Russian consul is confident in Antalya's safety for tourists

Commission consisting of representatives of various Russian agencies confirmed that Turkey's Antalya is a safe place for tourists compared to other regions of the world, Consul General of Russia in Antalya Alexander Tolstopyatenko …

 185 year-anniversary of Gelendzhik

185 year-anniversary of Gelendzhik

Today Gelendzhik marks its 185-year anniversary The governor of the region, Veniamin Kondratyev, congratulated the residents of the city with holiday. He recalled that the resort is …

Vladimir Poletayev: mandatory insurance to help children#039s tourism in Russia

Vladimir Poletayev: mandatory insurance to help children's tourism in Russia

A member of the Federation Council committee on rules and organization of parliamentary activity, a representative of the Altai Republic in the Federation Council, Vladimir Poletayev, was a guest of Vestnik Kavkaza program …

Experts: Syamozero tragedy reveals troubles with children’s cs in Russia

Experts: Syamozero tragedy reveals troubles with children’s camps in Russia

Many of the requirements for this type of tourist complexes have been violated in the Park-Hotel Syamozero summer camp, where 14 children died on Saturday, experts told Vestnik Kavkaza, commenting on the tragedy in Karelia. They also spoke about …

Sergey Rybakov: “The Vladimir Region may become one of main tourist centers in Russia”

Sergey Rybakov: “The Vladimir Region may become one of main tourist centers in Russia”

Tribuna’s guest is the Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee of Science, Education, and Culture, the senator from the Vladimir Region

Head of Chechnya offers Russians to spend vacation in Caucasus

Head of Chechnya offers Russians to spend vacation in Caucasus

Crimea and the Caucasus are alternative tourist destinations for Russians, who previously preferred to rest in countries that are no longer safe today, the head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov stated today. …

Will the resort fee be introduced in Russia?

Will the resort fee be introduced in Russia?

There must be a correct report on spending the money to the tourism community, the senator says

Only 25% of rooms are still available in hotels of Crimea and Kuban

Only 25% of rooms are still available in hotels of Crimea and Kuban

Due to excessive demand, only 25% of rooms in the hotels of Crimea and Krasnodar Territory have not been booked for the summer, the Russian Deputy Prime Minister, Olga Golodets, stated. "Today we are talking about …

Investments in Russian tourism industry in 2016 to amount to 16 billion rubles

Investments in Russian tourism industry in 2016 to amount to 16 billion rubles

The total volume of investments in the Russian tourism industry in 2016 may reach 16 billion rubles, the head of the Federal Tourism Agency, Oleg Safonov, informed. "In 2015, 4 billion was allocated by the state. …

Rospotrebnadzor found violations in 74% of Russian hotels

Rospotrebnadzor found violations in 74% of Russian hotels

Rospotrebnadzor inspections have revealed violations in 74% of Russian hotels over the last three years, the head of Rospotrebnadzor, Anna Popova, informed at the first session of the Coordination Council for the development of …

Sergey Rybakov: “I am willing to tirelessly promote the Vladimir region”

Sergey Rybakov: “I am willing to tirelessly promote the Vladimir region”

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Sergey Rybakov, a member of the Federation Council committee on science, education and culture, the senator from the Vladimir region, told Vestnik Kavkaza about the tourist potential of the region. …

Medinsky: Russia tries to attract tourists from Arab countries

Medinsky: Russia tries to attract tourists from Arab countries

Russian Minister of Culture Vladimir Medinsky said that the country is trying to attract tourists from Arab countries, including the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait to Russian regions with Muslim populations. He made …

Risk of avalanches in Sochi over the weekend

Risk of avalanches in Sochi over the weekend

Avalanches are possible in the mountainous areas of Sochi at altitudes above 1500 meters on March 26-28th, the press service of the State Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic reports. ‘’There is a danger of …

Sergey Melikov approves introduction of tourist tax in Minvody

Sergey Melikov approves introduction of tourist tax in Minvody

The introduction of a tourist tax in Caucasian Mineral Waters will not affect the image of the resort, the presidential envoy in the North Caucasian Federal District Sergey Malikov said. ‘’Virtually, there …

One of tourism development drivers in Crimea to be an established information space

One of tourism development drivers in Crimea to be an established information space

Zheleznyak: “We need to develop the undervalued asset that the peninsula is for different industries”

Sochi enters top 3 best tourist destinations in Russia

Sochi enters top 3 best tourist destinations in Russia

The world website about travel, Traveler's Choice, made a Russian rating of the best tourist destinations, according to which Sochi took second place. St. Petersburg is in first place. It should be noted that for the first time in …

We are ready to provide tourist services in all directions, Tambov Senator says

We are ready to provide tourist services in all directions, Tambov Senator says

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Tribune’s guest is a member of the Federation Council Committee on Defense and Security. Alexei Vladimirovich represents the Tambov region in the upper house of the Russian parliament. Within the program ‘From Kamchatka to …

Avalanches possible in Sochi mountains

Avalanches possible in Sochi mountains

There is a weak avalanche danger in highland areas of Sochi (over 1500 m above sea level), from 18.00pm on March 14 to 18.00pm on March 15, Yuga.ru cited the management of civil defense and protection of the population of the city administration …

Kazakh and Russian experts hold round-table devoted to Jambyl Jabayev

Kazakh and Russian experts hold round-table devoted to Jambyl Jabayev

The international round-table dedicated to the 170th anniversary of the outstanding Kazakh improviser, author of the famous poem 'People of Leningrad, my children!', Jambyl Jabayev, was held in the city of Taraz in the …

The workflow in Sevastopol is important both for Crimea and for Russia

The workflow in Sevastopol is important both for Crimea and for Russia

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We all need to cherish this consensus, which appeared two years ago, the expert says

First tour operator in direction of Azerbaijan appears in Russa

First tour operator in direction of Azerbaijan appears in Russa

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The first tour operator specializing in the organization of tours to Azerbaijan has appeared in Russia. It has become much easier now to go to the country of lights. The Tour a Vent company became the official …

What should be done to promote Russian resorts?

What should be done to promote Russian resorts?

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A deputy of the State Duma of Stavropol Territory, Olga Kazakova, spoke about what the resorts of the North Caucasus can offer, as well as what is necessary to do to make them popular for tourists. …

Russia has great potential for  development of winter sports, Rosturizm believes

Russia has great potential for development of winter sports, Rosturizm believes

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The deputy head of the Federal Tourism Agency, Nikolai Korolev, said that Russia currently has all the prerequisites for the development of ski tourism. According to the organization, about 2.5 million Russians are addicted to winter sports. …

What affects the attractiveness of Russian resorts?

What affects the attractiveness of Russian resorts?

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MP Kazakova puts pricing policy in first place and personal impressions in second

Astrakhan tourist who lost crons evacuated from Elbrus

Astrakhan tourist who lost crampons evacuated from Elbrus

A tourist from Astrakhan, who could not descend Elbrus on his own after losing his crampons, was evacuated from the saddle of the mountain by helicopter,  the press service of EMERCOM in Kabardino-Balkaria reported. "The …

Crimea expects tourist inflow to grow by 10% in 2016

Crimea expects tourist inflow to grow by 10% in 2016

The Crimean authorities expect that the tourist inflow to Crimea will grow by 10% to 4.9 million in 2016, the Deputy Minister for Tourism and Resorts of the republic, Olga Burova, said at the Regional Tourism Forum in St. …

It is necessary to involve the possibility of using ‘long’ money, Ryazanskiy said

It is necessary to involve the possibility of using ‘long’ money, Ryazanskiy said

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The Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on Social Policy, Valery Ryazanskiy, spoke about measures that would stimulate an increase in consumer demand. …

Number of tourists in Adygea increases by 10% in 2015

Number of tourists in Adygea increases by 10% in 2015

Starting from last year the flow of tourists to Adygea has increased by 10%. The number of tourists visiting the region amounted to 359 thousand people, the Committee for Tourism and Resorts of Adygeya stated. The department explained that ...