“Almost 33.5 thousand Russian tourists visited Israel in March 2018, which is 8% more than in March of the last year”, - said the country's Ministry of Tourism. According to the ministry, from January to March this year the country was visited by 76,300 Russians. That is an increase of 3% in comparison with the same period of the last year. In general from January to March 2018 Israel was visited by more than 1 million travelers from all over the world, taking into account one-day tourists and passengers of cruise liners. This is 30% more than in the same period of 2017. This March the total tourist flow to Israel was 416 thousand tourists (plus 36%).
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.