Booking of the tours to Greece are growing rapidly
“In January 2017 the volume of sales of tours to Greece rose by 35% against the same period og the last year. In particular, during the first month of this year the shares of early booking tours to Greek resorts has already bought by more than 30 thousand Russians”, - said the General director of "Mouzenidis Travel" Alexander Tsandekidi.
According to him, the increasing of the prices of Greek hotels will amount in the average 5% in comparison with the price’s level for accommodation in 2016. "The most popular hotels like Grecotel and The Aldemar, rise in price more significantly. The other hotels increase the prices not so high", - added the head of the tour operator.
Meanwhile, the other experts predict a certain outflow of tourists after the air traffic to the Egyptian resorts will be restored. However, it will not be critical: a greater number of clients planning their trips in advance, and the sale of tours to Greece really grow quite rapidly. So, as on February 1, the tour operator «Ambotis Holidays Russia" shows the increased results of early booking by 300% against January 2016.
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.