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Tourist flow from Russia to Indonesia has grown by almost 20%
From January to September 2019 109 003 Russians have already visited Indonesia, which is 19,1% more than for the same period in 2018. In Indonesia, by the number of tourists, Russia is on the fifth position among European countries.
Tour operators: demand for New Year's exotic is 15 times higher than for tours in the low season
The desire to spend the New Year on exotic islands is increasing among Russians despite on the economic situation. A lot of hotels offer accommodation for New Year dates on favorable conditions.
Almost a hundred thousand Russias visited Indonesia from January to August
From January to August 2019, 98,3 thousand Russian tourists visited Indonesia, which is 18% more than the same period last year. Rossia Airlines expands flight program on the rout Moscow (Sheremetyevo) - Denpasar (Bali, Indonesia).
The longest vacation - is in exotic countries
Analysts from the tourist search resource Aviasales examined airline reservations for 2019 with flights to 185 countries and found out how long, on average, travelers have holidays in certain destinations.
Over 90% of Russian tourists in Indonesia choose Bali
Russia leads among other countries in terms of growth of tourist flow to Indonesia. However, only Bali is showing growth, where more than 90% of Russian tourists rest. At the Russian-Indonesian business forum, experts discussed the demand trends and problems of promotion of Indonesian destination.
Indonesia - Russia Business Forum 2019 took place in Moscow
Indonesia - Russia Business Forum took place in Moscow on August 1, 2019, organised by the Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia in Moscow, with support of the Ministry of Tourism of the Republic of Indonesia. It is aimed to facilitate business networks and cooperation between Indonesia and Russia, in infrastructure, energy, trade and in particular tourism.
Summer Bali shows good sales of tours with connecting flights
In the first quarter of 2019, 90.1% of the entire Russian tourist flow to Indonesia accounted for one island - Bali. In recent years, other islands have gradually attracted the attention of Russian tourists. Thus, according to the latest data from the Ministry of Tourism of Indonesia, from January to March 2019, 46.4 thousand Russian tourists visited the country, which is 16.2% higher than for the same period last year.
How did the tourist flow change in popular destinations for the 1 quarter of 2019?
The Russian tourist flow to Indonesia has grown by 16% since the beginning of the year
From January to March of this year the number of Russian tourists visiting Indonesia showed a 16% increase compared with a similar period last year. It was reported in the Republic’s tourist office in Russia (VITO Russia).
Tour operators told - how the demand for summer Indonesia has changed
Sales of summer tours to Indonesia have noticeably increased among a number of companies: the direct transportation and special offers from hoteliers encourage the growth of demand. Russia is on the first position among all European markets in terms of growth of tourist traffic to Indonesia over the past years. So, by the end of 2018 the country hosted 125.7 thousand Russian tourists, which is 7% higher than last year’s figures.
In 2018 Indonesia was visited by a record number of Russian tourists
According to the Ministry of Tourism of the Republic of Indonesia, in 2018 125,700 citizens of the Russian Federation visited the country, which is 7% more than in 2017. This is a record result in the history of Russian-Indonesian relations. In terms of growth of tourist traffic to Indonesia Russia once again is on the first position among all European markets.
Direct transportation to Bali attracted demand from regions
The demand for winter tours to Bali is still lower than last year. According to tour operators, tourists are waiting - both for a more favorable exchange rate and last minute offers closer to departure dates.
The regional tourists are interested in direct flight to Bali
According to tour operators, a direct flight to Bali from Moscow expanded an audience of the destination, including the tourists from regions who have an option of convenient change in Moscow. On October 29, the regular direct flight of Rossia airline between Moscow and Denpasar was launched.
What Bali’s resorts are the leaders of demand on the Russian market?
The preferences of Russian tourists at Bali resorts remain unchanged: among the most requested regions are Nusa Dua and Jimbaran, Seminyak and Kuta. "The choice of these resorts is connected, first of all, with the price factor and the development of the hotel infrastructure", - ANEX Tour operator explains.
Early booking discounts for Bali hotels reach now 25%
Tour operators already offer tours by direct flight of Aeroflot from Moscow to Denpassar and note that it has activated demand. Adjustments in sales are made mainly by currency exchange rates. According to tour operators, this year interest to holidays in Indonesia is growing. In the leaders of demand is still the island of Bali.
Agustini Rahayu, Director of Tourism Promotion for Indonesia: We are planning joint activities with more than 20 Russian tour operators
On August 2, 2018 Moscow hosted the Russian-Indonesian Business Forum organized by the Business Council in the framework of the III Festival of Indonesia and held at the initiative of the Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia in Russia and the Ministry of Tourism of the Republic of Indonesia with the support of the Department of Culture of Moscow.
The number of Russian tourists in Indonesia in the I half of 2018 increased by 10%
Such data were announced at the Russian-Indonesian business forum. The authorities want to increase the number of Russian tourists to 1 million a year, for which they intend to develop the concept of "Ten new Bali". According to Agustini Rahay the Director of cooperation with the countries of Europe of the Ministry of Tourism of Indonesian Statistics, for the first 6 months of 2018 the Russian tourist flow to Indonesia increased by 10% against the same period of the last year, reaching 68.8 thousand people.
Russian-Indonesian Business Forum: effective incentives for the development of industry, infrastructure, tourism
On August 2, 2018, Moscow hosted the Russian-Indonesian Business Forum organized by the Business Council in the framework of the III Festival of Indonesia and held at the initiative of the Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia in Russia and the Ministry of Tourism of the Republic of Indonesia with the support of the Department of Culture of Moscow.
Indonesia for 13th consecutive year at Leisure 2018
The Republic of Indonesia is the largest archipelago in the world comprising 13,466 large and small tropical islands fringed with white sandy beaches, many still uninhabited and some even still unnamed. It`s a huge nation, comprised of hundreds of cultures derived from local regions.
The results of Russian tourism on the island of Bali for 2017
The flow of tourists from Russia to the island of Bali increased by 41.7% in 2017, according to statistical data published by the tourist office of the government of Indonesian province of Bali. Without problems connected with Agung volcano the number of Russian tourists visiting the country could be greater.
Russia is the leader by increasing of the tourist traffic to Bali in January-August 2017
According to the statistical office of Indonesia, in January-August the resorts of Bali Island were visited in total by almost 4 million tourists, increased by 18.89% against the same period of the previous year, At the same time, every fourth tourist in Bali was from China. The Chinese tourist flow today accounts 26.23% of the total number, reaching 1,048,270 people in January-August.
Indonesia expects 75 thousand Russian tourists this year
“This year Indonesia expects to receive 75 thousand Russian tourists. The growth of tourist flow allows to make such forecasts, which has amounted more than 14% from the beginning of the year”, - said the deputy head of the Ministry of Tourism of Indonesia Maria Mayyabubun to “RATA-news”.
Russian tourist authority warns tourists against leaving Indonesia resort areas
Russia’s federal agency for tourism, Rostourism, recommends the Russian nationals visiting Indonesia to be vigilant and not to leave guarded resort areas, the authority’s press service said on Friday following the terrorist attacks in Indonesia’s Jakarta a day earlier. "The Russian Foreign Ministry and Rostourism reiterate their recommendations to Russian nationals leaving for Indonesia to be vigilant, to stay away from crowded places and not to leave the protected resort areas without any urgent need," the tourist authority said in a statement.
Despite the introduction of a visa-free regime, arrivals from Russia to Indonesia declined by almost a third
Despite the introduction of visa-free travel for Russians to Indonesia in summer 2015, the demand for this destination has decreased by 20-30%, the press secretary of the Russian Union of Travel Industry Irina Turina reported to Interfax.