Tour operators explained increased demand for Qatar
The current demand for tours to Qatar in Russia is already showing good performance. Tour operators look at the prospects positively, predicting an increase of interest from Russian tourists to Qatar.
One of the advantages of Qatar, according to Philip Obruchev-Mironov, head of the commercial division of the tour operator Intourist, is its novelty for Russian tourists.
A price for holidays in Qatar has a positive impact on demand, according to experts. With a very high level of service, the prices can be several times lower here than in neighboring countries, reminded Pac Group.
Pac operator compared the prices for a package tour with accommodation at hotels of the same level in the UAE, Oman, Bahrain and Qatar.
A four-day (3 nights) trip to the UAE with accommodation at a 5* hotel will cost $ 1 672 per person, a similar vacation in Oman - $ 1 413, in Bahrain - $ 1 086 per person. For the same holiday in Qatar (4 days/3 nights), Pac asks $ 830 per person.
Clients of the Russian Express company can relax in Qatar for $ 572. The price is indicated for a weekly tour for 1 person at a 5* hotel.
Tui operator asks a little more than $ 1 041 for a weekly vacation for two persons (accommodation at a 4* hotel). The cost of tours to Qatar from Space Travel starts from $ 933 per person for 7 nights.
Also, tourists can relax in Qatar with Intourist starting from $ 1 715 for two persons (4 days / 3 nights, 5* hotel).