Expert: Turkey will compete with Russian resorts offering low prices for summer season
“Turkey now looks like a competitor for the Russian destinations because the country's tourism industry will make a particular emphasis on the Russian market in 2017 and offer discounts”, -said at a press conference the General director of "Intourist" Victor Topolkaraev on Monday.
"The flight Moscow - Sochi, Moscow - Simferopol in the summer was cost within 10-11 thousand rubles. Including subsidizing of the Turkish Government it is the same money. In addition, today the Turkish hotels provide contracts with discounts of 30-50%. Turkey understands that Europe is not in good demand and the whole emphasis in 2017 will be shifted on our market ", - said V. Topolkaraev.
According to him, the Turkey "all inclusive" tour will cost $ 30-40 per person per day in a 5 stars hotel of good level. "In Sochi, for these money you can buy a good 3 stars hotel on BB bases.
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