Summer vacation in Russia cost 30% less than abroad
Summer vacation in Russia will cost tourists from Russia an average 3.2 thousand rubles for accommodation per day, which is 30% less than abroad, the press department of tourist service Travel.ru reported, after analysis of the number of planned trips .
Top 10 countries among Russians for leisure in the summer of 2015 are Turkey, Spain, Greece, Italy, Egypt, Czech Republic, Cyprus, Bulgaria, Portugal, and France. By opinion of Russian travelers, the most "budget" foreign destinations of summer are Bulgaria, Hungary, and Poland (less than $ 50 per night for accommodation) and the most expensive are France and the United Kingdom (more than $ 150 per night for accommodation).
According to the study, for the first time Turkey tops the list of countries for summer vacation fir independent travelers, while Egypt and Bulgaria are among the top ten due to active transition of tourists to independent travelers. The independent travelers plan to visit Turkey in summer an average for 9 days and to spend on accommodation in hotels about 84 dollars a day.
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.