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Biblio-Globus opens sale of tours to Cuba
The tour operator Biblio-Globus announced a flight program to Cuba with a flight from Moscow to Varadero by regular flights of Rossiya Airlines. Departures from Sheremetyevo are scheduled from July 1 with a frequency of 2 times a week.
More direct flights to the Cuban resort of Varadero will increase this summer
The Russian tourist flow to Cuba in the first 3,5 months of 2023 has already exceeded the figures for the same period of the last two years. Growth will continue in the summer season 2023.
Anex Tour opened sales of tours to Cuba for summer 2023
The tour operator Anex Tour announced the opening of sales of tours to Cuba for the summer season and the extension of the flight program. Package offers are based on blocks of seats on Nord Wind flights from 17.05.2023 to 30.10.2023.
Fun&Sun will fly to Cuba from May on Nordwind direct flights
Fun&Sun will fly to Cuba. The flight program has been announced since May 17 until October 30, and then the tour operator plans to start its winter version. Three flights per week are promised on the Nord Wind airline on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
Pegas Touristik extended the flight program to Cuba for the summer 2023
The tour operator Pegas Touristik has extended the flight program from Moscow to Cuba for the summer 2023. As in the current winter season, the tour operator in partnership with Nordwind will continue to fly to two destinations - Varadero and Cayo Coco.
Russian tourist flow to Cuba decreased by 70% in 2022
54,4 thousand tourists came from Russia to Cuba in 2022, which is almost 70% less than a year earlier, when the tourist flow amounted to 175 thousand people. The interest for the destination on the Russian market is high, but the lack of transportation prevents an increase of the tourist flow.
Pegas Touristik: flight program to Cuba started on October 4
The Cuban flight program of Pegas Touristik, the start of which was forced to be shifted from October 1 to October 4, will definitely take place.
Anex Tour will fly on direct flights to Cuba
Tour operator Anex Tour, following Pegas Touristik, announced the start of sales of tours to Cuba with direct flights on Nordwind Airlines. Direct flights to Varadero and Cayo Coco will start on October 1 and 2, respectively.
Pegas Touristik announced the launch of flight programs to Cuba
Pegas Touristik announced the launch of flight programs to Cuba. In the winter season, flights from Moscow will be operated to the resorts of Varadero and Cayo Coco.
The countries of the Caribbean are opened to Russian tourists
Nowadays, tours to the Caribbean are being sold, for example, by Anex Tour (Mexico, Cuba, the Dominican Republic), Coral Travel (Mexico, Dominican Republic), Tez Tour (Venezuela), Kmp Group (Mexico and Dominican Republic).
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.
The closure of airspace by the USA puts obstacles to the export of Russian tourists from the Caribbean
The closure of the airspace of the United States will jeopardize the evacuation of Russian tourists from the Caribbean, according to the Association of Tour Operators of Russia.
Study: Russians choose Egypt in winter
Egypt became the leader of the winter season 2021-2022 among organized tourists. At the same time, Russian resorts were in the second place, displacing Turkey and the United Arab Emirates.
Flight programs of tour operators to Cuba
According to the Embassy of Cuba in Moscow, more than 146 000 Russians visited Cuba in 2021. Compared to 2020, the tourist flow from Russia has almost doubled.
Cuba lifted all restrictions for Russian tourists
Organized Russian tourists received a nice bonus in Cuba. Now, upon arrival on Liberty Island, tour operators' clients will not need PCR tests and vaccination certificates - the so-called QR codes.
Russia became the leader of tourist flow to Cuba
By December 2021 more than 131 thousand Russian tourists had visited Cuba. In the second place in terms of tourist flow are tourists from Canada.
Nordwind Airlines to fly from Moscow to Havana
Nordwind Airlines will launch regular flights from Moscow to Havana on January 15, 2022. Tours to Varadero with a flight on Nordwind flights to Havana are an absolute novelty. The flights will be operated on Saturdays.
Protocols of entry for Russian tourists to Cuba in 2022 have not changed
As the Cuban Embassy in Moscow reported, the sanitary protocols for the arrival of Russian citizens have not changed.
Cuba will receive 175 thousand Russian tourists in 2021
In 2021, 175 thousand Russian tourists will visit Cuba. Now Russia is the No. 2 source market after Canada.
Coral Travel has increased the number of flights to Cuba
Tour operator Coral Travel has expanded its flight program to Cuba. Since December 1, another Royal Flight frequency has been added to Varadero, and now the flights are operated three times a week.
Russian tourists in Cuba have got an access to excursions to Havana and historic cities
As of the beginning of November, 125 thousand Russians have already visited Cuba. This is 30% more than in the entire 2020.
Analysis of popular destinations for November holidays
In sales of the November holidays’ tours Egypt was in the first place. Turkey was in the second place. The third place was taken by the UAE. Also, the Dominican Republic, Maldives, Cuba, Mexico, Hungary and Cyprus are in high demand.
Cuba cancels mandatory testing for Russian tourists
The Cuban authorities have announced a relaxation of the entry rules for foreign tourists from November 15. It is planned to cancel double PCR testing for coronavirus.
Cuba will accept vaccinated Russians without certificates of tests for COVID-19
Cuba has changed the rules of entry and accommodation for tourists from Russia. Testing at airports has been canceled from September 15, and from November 15, vaccinated Russians will be able to enter Cuba without tests done before departure.
Tourist market prospects for the autumn season 2021
Tours for the autumn season, 2021, according to the observations of the tourist experts, are quite in demand. In general, the TOP-10 most popular foreign destinations for the autumn season this year, as per the data of tour operators, includes Turkey, UAE, Maldives, Greece, Cuba, Mexico, Dominican Republic, Cuba, Abkhazia and Croatia.