Russian Tourism Agency and VisitRussia present Russian tour operators in Germany and Austria
From 26 to 28 October this year, Russian Tourism Agency and the National Marketing Center for Tourism VisitRussia for the first time will present Russia as a tourist destination to representatives of the tourism industry in Germany and Austria on the planned road shows, a statement of VisitRussia says.
A series of working sessions will be held in German cities: Munich, Frankfurt and Berlin. From the Russian side representatives of administrations and the tourism committees of different regions and cities, representatives of transport companies and air carriers, as well as inbound tour operators will participate
According to the Federal Tourism Agency, in 2014 Russia was visited by about 350 thousand tourists from Germany, by 23 thousand guests from Austria and 27 thousand tourists rom Switzerland.
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.