Sochi will host the first charter flight from Germany on February 5
“City of Sochi will host the first charter flight from Germany on February 5”, - said the Sochi Mayor Anatoly Pakhomov.
According to him, Sochi authorities continue the efforts to attract German tourists. Now it is determined partners and the tour operators with the help of which the city administration will be able to hold a presentation in Hanover, Dusseldorf, Stuttgart, Frankfurt, Munich and Berlin.
Pakhomov said, that in 2016 there was a tendency of increasing the tourist flow from abroad. The direct regular flights were opened with Aktau (Kazakhstan) in June, there are charter flights from Almaty and Astana.
Since March 2016, Sochi International Airport resumed charter flights from Tehran. As part of the summer schedule, in 2016 there were flights on a regular basis from the Iranian capital to Sochi.
"We continue an active work to enter on the foreign tourist market. At the present time, for instance, we continue to cooperate with the Chinese city - Chengdu", - said the Mayor.