The tourist flow from Russia to the Dominican Republic grew by 90% in 2016
“In 2016 the Dominican Republic was visited by 90% more Russians than a year earlier”, -according to data published by the Central Bank of the country. In 2016 136.2 thousand Russian tourists arrived in Dominican Republic. This is 90.3% higher than a year earlier, when the country was visited by 71.5 thousand Russians. In December 2016 the number of tourists from Russia in Dominican Republic exceeded 23 thousand people, which is 167% higher than the result of December of the last year (8.6 thousand). Totally, in the last year the Republic we visited by 5, 96 million foreign tourists. In comparison with 2015 the number of tourists increased by 6.4%.
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.