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Business travelers increasingly choose Armenia and Belarus for business trips
Experts from Aeroclub business tourism agency analyzed airline reservations made by business representatives from Russia over five years, and found out what trends changed in business trips to neighboring countries in 2019.
Coral Travel has launched sale of tours to Armenia
Tour operator Coral Travel has opened the sale of tours to Armenia. Today in the reservation system of the tour operator there are 4 excursion programs on the destination. In the future, the product range will be expanded.
Tour operators significantly expand their assortment in Armenia
This winter season Armenia promises to become one of the fastest growing destinations on the Russian market. Against the background of a rapid decline of the Russian tourist flow to Georgia, large tour operators significantly expand their assortment in Armenia, offering new resorts and types of holidays in this country.
Armenia and Azerbaijan won from Georgia’s closure for Russian tourists
Other countries of the Transcaucasus, Armenia and Azerbaijan, where tour operators saw a noticeable increase, benefited from the closure of Georgia. Also, Turkey, the Black Sea coast of Russia and Abkhazia note an increase of the Russian tourist flow. This assessment was voiced at a press conference by the executive director of the Association of Tour Operators of Russia (ATOR) Maya Lomidze
Smart Avia starts the direct flights to Yerevan from Domodedovo airport
Moscow airport Domodedovo and Smart Avia air company inform about the regular flight on the route: Moscow-Yerevan-Moscow. This flight will be fulfilled three times a week on Monday, Friday and Sunday. In 2019 the request on Armenian capital flights increased. During January-June period of this year there were 220 000 passengers travelling between Moscow and Yerevan. The total increase of the demand is 29% in comparison to 2018.
Armenia counts on 1.5 million Russian tourists
Armenia is ready to host up to 1.5 million tourists from Russia annually - such data was presented by the Armenian Ambassador to the Russian Federation Vardan Toganyan. According to him, at the moment the share of Russian tourists is half of foreign tourists visiting Armenia, including tourists of combined tours.