Tour operators note rapid growth of popularity of summer holidays in the UAE
According to tour operators, the summer tourist flow to UAE has increased this year in three - four times - said the Russian Association of Tour Operators (ATOR) on Friday.
According to tourist industry’s representatives, the closure of Egypt and Turkey affects on the demand. The increase of sales to United Arab Emirates in 3-4 times was noted in the company "PAKS". Tourists booked whether budget city hotels or expensive. For example - on the Palm Jumeirah, many couples choose Fujairah.
“The summer season in Emirates will continue until the end of September, then, at the beginning of the new season, the prices will rise. Now, according to the operators, the "summer" proposals for the end of September are actively booking, as well as tours for more distant dates, including the New Year”, - noted in the ATOR.
The tour operators hope as well on the main event of the coming season: October 31 the largest integrated resort in the Middle East - Dubai Parks and Resorts - scheduled to be opened. It will include three theme parks, a water park, as well as the sales area with many restaurants, shops, attractions and family hotel in Polynesian style.
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.