The growth in sales of tours in Russia for the summer season of 2023 in January-February amounted to 40-57% compared to the same period in 2022.
and for some companies, even 57% are ahead of the same period last year. And this is despite the fact that last year the tourist cashback program worked, which, according to tour operators, was the most powerful tool to stimulate demand “,” Interfax quotes the press service of the Russian Union of Travel Industry (PCT).
< p> It is clarified that while maintaining the current dynamics of tour sales, Russian resorts will be able to receive 8-10% more tourists than in 2022.
At the same time, sales of tours to Crimea, which fell by 40-70 % compared to the previous year. However, for some tour operators, Crimea is in the TOP-5 destinations of the summer season.