The tour operator reported about growing of demand for budget tours to Greece
“Greece this summer is among the TOP 3 of bookings”, - reported in the press-service of Anex Tour operator, in particular, the country is popular as a budget direction. The charter program of Anex Tour to Crete island started since the end of April. And since the end of May AZUR Air is flying from Moscow to Crete five times a week. In the Greek direction, the tour operator has been operating since 2013, expanding the range of offers annually. "Analyzing the demand of the last year's seasons, this year we expanded the hotel base by a range of quality basic hotels. Among the recommended hotels are Alkyonides Malia 3*, Ilios 3*, Ntanelis Hotel 3* and Gortyna Hotel 3* in Crete", - underlined the press-service of the company. Almost 900 thousand Russian tourists visit Greece in 2016, which is 30% more than a year earlier. The most popular holiday destination in this country among the Russians is Crete Island, which hosted 42% of all tourists from Russia, who visited Greece in 2016.
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.