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The number of flights to Venezuela in winter may be increased
Conviasa airline plans to launch from October 1 a weekly flight to Porlamar, on Margarita Island. Blocks of seats on this flight will be taken by tour operators Intourist and Tez Tour.
About 3,5 million Russian tourists went on vacation to foreign countries during the summer
About 3,5 million Russians went on vacation abroad during the summer season, which is 50% less than before the pandemic in 2019.
Inbound tourist flow to Russia decreased by 25 times
For the period from January to June 2022, 81,5 thousand foreign tourists visited Russia, which was 25 times less than in the same period in pre-pandemic 2019.
In the first half of 2022 the number of foreign trips of Russians increased by a quarter
In January-June 2022, citizens of the Russian Federation made 8 453 846 trips abroad. This is almost a quarter (+24,55%) more than in January-June 2021.
Demand from Russian tourists to European countries skyrocketed
The demand for travel to Europe among Russian tourists has grown. Judging by received data, Russian tourists actively visit Italy and Spain. Estonia is the leader.
Hotels, which Russian tourists choose when traveling abroad this summer
Tourists from Russia mostly prefer to accommodate at 5-star hotels. This is primarily concern Turkish and Egyptian destinations for recreation. This variant of stay is in the most demand.
The most popular countries for summer holidays 2022
The most popular countries for summer holidays in 2022 are Turkey and the Schengen countries. In the third place in popularity are domestic tours in Russia.
The interest of Russian tourists to Europe has fallen by half
According to the ETC study, due to the events around Ukraine and anti-Russian sanctions, the desire of Russians to travel to Europe has reached the lowest level in the history of observations (78 points).
Popular destinations for Russians in July
Travel planning service OneTwoTrip found out where Russians would like to go on vacation in July. To do this, the company analyzed the data of air tickets search services with a departure in the middle of summer. Turkey is the most popular destination.
Popular tourist destinations for Russians in spring
The largest increase among the top 50 popular destinations in spring 2022 was recorded for flights to Vietnam - more than 20 times. Next are India and Israel.
It is named the number of Russians who plan to relax this summer abroad
For the majority of Russian tourists, vacations abroad remain as a dream - only 8% tourists will go abroad of the 47% who have planned vacation in the summer.
Price rating of foreign beach destinations in June 2022
In the TOP-5 countries in which Russians bought the largest number of tour packages with departures in June, Turkey occupies the first place.
Russian tourists named the countries they would like to visit the most
Russian tourists named the countries where they would like to go most of all in the absence of restrictions. The top three are Italy, Turkey and France.
Leaders of incoming flow to Russia in the first quarter of 2022
As per the results of the first quarter of 2022, all main source markets significantly increased their tourist flow to Russia compared to the period January-March 2021.
In the first quarter of 2022, foreign tourist flow to Russia began to grow again
The results of the first quarter of 2022 showed a trend towards the restoration of incoming tourism to Russia. As the “covid” restrictions were lifted this year, traditional source markets for the Russian tourism industry began to return to Russia.
The results of trips of Russians for the May holidays
Among foreign countries, Armenia, Tajikistan and Turkey were the most in demand in early May.
Russians made almost 4 million trips abroad in January-March 2022
The Border Service of the FSB of Russia published statistics, according to which in the first quarter of 2022, Russians made 3,88 million trips abroad with all purposes.
Where the Russians can go abroad on vacation
Russian tourists still have a choice. They can go on vacation to Turkey, Egypt, the Caribbean, North Africa, Southeast Asia, as well as Belarus, Armenia and Abkhazia.
IrAero airline will transport tourists from Korea to Baikal and the Far East
From April 20, IrAero Airlines will start operating special charter flights between Vladivostok and Seoul (IO-881). According to the schedule on the carrier's website, four flights are scheduled for April.
More than 90% of Russian tourists already returned home
More than 90% of organized Russian tourists (about 83 thousand people) have already been returned by tour operators and airlines from abroad. There are still about 6,5 thousand vacationers outside of Russia, most of whom stayed in Egypt.
In 2021, Russians made more than 10 million trips abroad
Last year, Russian citizens made more than 10,1 million trips abroad for tourism purposes. In 2021 Russians had access to trips to 32 foreign countries, the outbound flow to which from Russia was allowed.
Sales of tours abroad are near zero
Against the backdrop of an unprecedented geopolitical crisis, which resulted in a depreciation of the ruble, an increase in prices for tours abroad, as well as a halt of air traffic to most foreign destinations, Russians began to buy tours abroad much less.
Sales of tours abroad decreased by 70%
According to the aggregated data of tour operators, which were studied by the ATOR Analytical Service, the volume of bookings of package tours abroad decreased by 3,5 times.
Coronavirus infection in Russia. February 18
In the past 24 hours, Russia has confirmed 180 622 cases of COVID-19 and 790 deaths due to a disease caused by the novel coronavirus. The total case count going up to 14 840 502 and 343 173 deaths, the anti-coronavirus crisis center informed.