The tourists flow from Russia to Georgia increased by one third in 2017
“More than 1.3 million Russians visited Georgia in January-November 2017, which is 33.4% more than in the same period in 2016 (when 980 thousand Russian tourists visited the country)”, - according to statistics published on the website of Georgian National Tourism Administration. Russia took the third line in the list of guests of Georgia for 11 months of 2017, after Azerbaijan (1.6 million tourists) and Armenia (1.5 million tourists). In January-November this year the number of international arrivals to Georgia amounted about 7 million, it is an increase by 18.4% against the same period of the last year. Only in November the number of Russians who visited Georgia increased by 35.5%.
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.