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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.
Discover Samara region – heart-shaped hospitality
The region of Samara reminds the form of heart at any map and looks gorgeous from the drone and spaceship. Samara region is all about warmth, hospitality, inner comfort, sincere service and respect to wide range of guests interests, it is full of well-known traditional tourist routes and may offer the new ones. Major events in the sphere of culture, science and sports take place in Samara and Samara region annually, representing the interest for the Russian and the foreign tourists. National parks, ecological spots, opportunities for arts and meditation, numerous festivals, sport and yachting as well as cultural heritage and hotels of top level chains may be the key features for new generations of tourists choosing Samara region. Samara has the longest river embankment in Russia. The airport Kurumoch (situated between Togliatti and Samara) unites the capital of Mid-Volga with international capitals and sea resorts, visa centers and consulates of foreign countries are situated here.
Almost 90% of Russians are going to travel in 2022
A third of Russians (31%) believe that it is easiest to get infected with coronavirus at an airport or train station, and a quarter is most afraid of planes and trains, follows from a survey by the Ozon Travel service.
Coronavirus infection in Russia. February 01
In the past 24 hours, Russia has confirmed 125 836 cases of COVID-19 and 663 deaths due to a disease caused by the novel coronavirus. The total case count going up to 11 983 913 and 332 012 deaths, the anti-coronavirus crisis center informed.
New tourist routes for Russians to appear in Venezuela
The Venezuelan side is actively working together with Russian tour operators to expand the geography of routes. The main tasks are the launching of convenient connecting flights and the creation the resorts’ area.
Coronavirus infection in Russia. January 16
In the past 24 hours, Russia has confirmed 27 129 cases of COVID-19 and 723 deaths due to a disease caused by the novel coronavirus. The total case count going up to 10 774 304 and 320 634 deaths, the anti-coronavirus crisis center informed.
Foreign tourist flow to Russia will decrease by 90 percent in 2021
The fall of inbound tourism this year, according to preliminary data, will be 90 percent compared to 2019. Before the pandemic, foreign tourists spent about $ 11,5 billion (839,5 billion rubles) in Russia,
Coronavirus infection in Russia. January 02
In the past 24 hours, Russia has confirmed 18 233 cases of COVID-19 and 811 deaths due to a disease caused by the novel coronavirus. The total case count going up to 10 537 966 and 310 518 deaths, the anti-coronavirus crisis center informed.
Prices for New Year's tours have increased
The Association of Tour Operators of Russia (ATOR) told about the prices for organized tours abroad during the New Year holidays. Among the leaders in terms of cost growth are Hungary, Mexico, Turkey, the Dominican Republic and Egypt.
About 7-8 million Russians may not go abroad due to debts
About 7-8 million Russian citizens possess overdue debts in the quantities of more than 353 Euros. With such a debt, border guards do not allow travelers go to other states in the event of an injunction to travel.
Coronavirus infection in Russia. December 17
In the past 24 hours, Russia has confirmed 28 486 cases of COVID-19 and 1 133 deaths due to a disease caused by the novel coronavirus. The total case count going up to 10 131 646 and 294 024 deaths, the anti-coronavirus crisis center informed.
Outbound tourist flow from Russia remains 60% below the pre-pandemic level
In January-September 2021, the total number of trips abroad of Russian citizens amounted to 15 321 243, which is 58,9% less than in the same period in 2019. Almost the same reduction occurred on the popular massive foreign destinations.
Demand for New Year's holiday breaks records
Tours for the New Year's holidays in 2021 are sold almost 10 times more actively than a year ago - there are practically no rooms at the popular hotels of the resorts of Egypt and the Maldives.
Coronavirus infection in Russia. December 01
In the past 24 hours, Russia has confirmed 32 648 cases of COVID-19 and 1 229 deaths due to a disease caused by the novel coronavirus. The total case count going up to 9 636 881 and 275 193 deaths, the anti-coronavirus crisis center informed.