Azur air will open flights from Siberian regions to Istanbul
The strategic partner of Anex Tour - Azur air - will fly to Istanbul from Novosibirsk. The first direct flight to Turkey's largest metropolis will depart on October 29. Travel agents believe that the flights will be in demand in the regions neighboring Novosibirsk.
The flight program is planned on Boeing 757-200 for the entire depth of the autumn-winter season. This was reported at the carrier's press service on October 8. It is noted, that Azur air has become the first Russian airline to launch flights on this route.
The flights ZF-269 from Tolmachevo International Airport will start on October 29 with frequency twice a week, on Thursdays and Sundays. The direct flights from Novosibirsk will be convenient for residents of all Siberian regions.
Tickets to Istanbul are already on sale. The minimum ticket price starts from 151 Euros one way. Tour packages are already available in the online booking system of the tour operator Anex Tour. The cost of a 7-day tour on BB basis starts from 660 Euros for two persons. This is the price for a basic tour without excursions.
“To date, the tour operator's assortment includes 10 excursion programs in Istanbul,” said the press service of Anex Tour.
Representatives of the Siberian tourist retail positively assess the decision of Azur air to launch flights from Novosibirsk to Istanbul. At the same time, they remind that Anex Tour will have to compete with Pegas Touristik in the destination.
The charter programs to Istanbul from Moscow have been announced by tour operators Coral Travel and Tui Russia. The first charter of Coral Travel to Istanbul will depart on October 28, Tui will fly on October 26.
Yury Mishchenko, graduated from Moscow Institute of Foreign Languages, has more than 15 years experience in tourism and travel. Working both in tour operator company as destination manager, and in travel agency as sales manager, he is focused on analysis of Russian tour operators’ daily routine. Recently, Yury works in Baginet Marketing and Sales Agency.