tourism in Caucasus

Umar Nurmagomedov: I have a lot of friends in Baku

Russian mixed martial artist, the 2016 Russian MMA champion, combat sambo world champion Umar Nurmagomedov, speaking with the correspondent of Vestnik Kavkaza, said that he would like to visit Baku. First of all, …

Autumn tourist surge hits Azerbaijan

Today, the State Tourism Agency of Azerbaijan reported that the republic is currently experiencing a real tourist surge: the growth of tourist flow in September amounted to 20.8% or 280 thousand foreign citizens against 232 thousand in September …

Ecotourists clean up Razvalka mountain

Today, a voluntary clean-up took place on the Razvalka Mountain in Zheleznovodsk. The event was organized by the Ministry of Tourism of the Stavropol Territory as part of the environmental contest "Carefully Walk in Stavropol". …

Georgia lost 10% of tourist income in August

The National Bank of Georgia reported that the country's tourist income in August this year amounted to $ 396.1 mln or 10.6% less than a year before. According to the regulator’s report, in August 2018, Georgia’s tourism …

Two lost tourists found dead in Georgia

Dead bodies of two Belarusian tourists lost in Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti region were found, Georgia's emergency office said. According to the statement, the rescuers found lost tourists on Tetnuldi peak. The health …

Passenger traffic at Georgian airports down 7.3% in July

Georgia’s five airports – three international (Tbilisi, Batumi and Kutaisi) and two local (Mestia and Ambrolauri) – served 571,848 passengers in July 2019, which is a 7.3% decrease in comparison to last year, according to the …