The number of Russian tourists to Estonia decreased by 38%
The number of Russians who choose holidays in Estonia fell by 38% in April this year compared with the same month in 2014. According to official statistics, the number of visitors from Finland, another main tourist partner country, also decreased by 3%.
Despite a slight increase of tourists from other countries, including Latvia (7%), Lithuania (9%), Germany (6%), the UK (16%), Asia (41%), they were unable to compensate the drop in number of visitors from Russia and Finland.
Yury Mishchenko, graduated from Moscow Institute of Foreign Languages, has more than 15 years experience in tourism and travel. Working both in tour operator company as destination manager, and in travel agency as sales manager, he is focused on analysis of Russian tour operators’ daily routine. Recently, Yury works in Baginet Marketing and Sales Agency.