In the summer of 2022, the domestic tourist flow reached 25 million people, which exceeds the pre-pandemic 2019 figures. Zarina Doguzova, head of Rostourism, announced this.
“From May to August, about 25 million people rested in the country, which exceeded the figures for last year and pre-pandemic. The drop in demand in Crimea is 19% compared to 2021, and in the Krasnodar Territory, the tourist flow even exceeded last year by several percent,” she wrote in her Telegram channel.
As Zarina Doguzova clarified, the most popular destinations among St. Petersburg, Moscow and the Moscow region, Nizhny Novgorod, Kazan, the historical cities of the Golden Ring and the Russian North became our compatriots.
“Interest in recreation in the North Caucasus has almost doubled compared to last year” , she added.