Artek, the International Children's Center, celebrates its 96th anniversary. The celebration "Artek is the eighth wonder of the world" became the central event of the seventh shift. The shift accounts for more than 2,500 children from all Russian regions that spent their holidays in Artek.
Tour operators predict that during the fourth phase of the tourist cashback program (in October-December), the rating of popular vacation destinations will practically not change. Now the leaders are the Krasnodar Territory and Crimea. This was reported by the press service of the Association of Tour Operators of Russia (ATOR).
The analytical service ATOR analyzed prices at Russian and foreign resorts and identified the most economy directions. The most affordable vacation at sea for 10 nights with a flight at the end of June is offered in Crimea.
The Nordwind Russian airline will start operating transit flights from Simferopol International Airport to Yerevan and back from June 15 with a convenient connection in Vladikavkaz, the press service of the main air harbor of Crimea informed.
Resorts in the South of Russia are in great demand: June shows record-breaking rates of hotel occupancy in Crimea and Krasnodar Territory. Tourists are interested in them in July too. At the Association of Russian Tour Operators they told about how much the Black Sea resorts are in demand this summer.
Crimea is again at the peak of popularity − the level of booking in hotels and health resorts is soaring high, the flow of tourists is breaking records, and the prices are discussed by the entire Runet (Russian segment of the Internet).
Almost 2 million people have spent their vacations in Crimea for five months of this year. This is 53% more than in the record-breaking tourist flow in the same period of 2019. The Head of the Republic Sergey Aksyonov announced this on his Facebook page.
The Crimean authorities and Russian companies have signed a number of investment agreements to create new tourist facilities in Crimea. Investors intend to build a resort complex in Saki, an amusement park in Yalta and create a tourist cluster with cottage villages, restaurants and hotels in the Chernomorskiy district.
The demand for domestic tourism in Russia is growing. The number of tourists at the resorts of the country will increase due to those who will not travel abroad this summer. This was stated by the vice-president of ATOR, the head of the Alean National Tour Operator Ilya Umansky.
In Eupatoria a new tourist attraction will open this summer ― the Museum of Colors and Sweets. It will be the first project of this kind in Russia. The founder of the project, a local resident Irina Banova informed the Travel Portal.
Crimea offers the most affordable vacations on the Black Sea in mid-June. This is reported by the analytical service of the Association of Tour Operators of Russia with reference to the data of the "1001 Tour" federal travel agencies network.