According to the Prime agency, Moscow earned more than 120 billion rubles from tourism in 2022
Moscow made a record profit on tourism
According to the Prime agency, Moscow earned more than 120 billion rubles from tourism in 2022. At the end of the year, 17.9 million people visited the capital of Russia, more than 90% of them — tourists from Russian regions. It is estimated that guests spend an average of 5 days in the capital and spend about 37.3 thousand rubles.
TourDom doubted these victorious reports, noting that last summer Moscow hotels earned 14% less than a year previously. And didn’t an error crept into the calculation methodology when migrants coming for seasonal work were mistaken for tourists.
On the other hand, Moscow Sheremetyevo Airport claims that despite the overall decrease in passenger traffic in 2022 compared to the previous year, transportation on domestic routes increased by 11%.