The promotion campaign for early booking at the recreation resorts has already indicated the most popular places in Crimea among tourists. According to the Tvil.ru online booking service for vacations, so far the leaders are the resorts of the western and eastern coasts.
The Head of the Republic Sergey Aksyonov introduced amendments to the decree "On the introduction of a high readiness for emergency on the territory of the Republic of Crimea", which concern, among other things, the Crimean health resort sector, catering outlets and cultural events.
In 2020 Simferopol International Airport served 4.63 million passengers. Compared to the previous year, passenger traffic dropped by 500 thousand guests, which is associated with the coronavirus pandemic. This was reported by the press service of the airport.
During the period from July 1 to December 31, 2020, the tourist flow to the peninsula increased by 11% and amounted to 5.8 million people. In December alone, over 277 thousand tourists arrived on the peninsula, which is a quarter more than in the same period last year.
The restrictions on the work of food courts and catering at night hours imposed on the New Year holidays in Crimea lifted from January 15. This was announced by the Head of the Republic Sergei Aksyonov at the meeting of the coronavirus operational headquarters.
The healing potential, cultural and historical places, comfortable conditions are the main arguments in favor of recreation in Crimea. This opinion was expressed by the Minister of Resorts and Tourism of the Republic Vadim Volchenko in his interview with RIA Novosti.
During the winter holidays from December 27 to January 10, Simferopol International Airport served 140.8 thousand passengers, which exceeds the passenger flow of the same period last year by 13%. This was reported by the press service of the air hub.
Implementation of new tourism projects is expected in Crimea in 2021 – the Head of the Ministry of Resorts
In 2021, several projects will be implemented to attract tourists to the region. The Minister of Resorts and Tourism of the Republic of Crimea Vadim Volchenko told this in an interview with RIA Novosti.
Crimea plans to develop marine and coastal tourism. Now a project is being developed for reconstruction of the existing and construction of new ports and yacht marinas in the coastal cities of the peninsula. The Head of the Republic Sergey Aksyonov announced this at the final press conference.
Most of the Crimean health resorts continue their work in winter: Head of the Ministry of Resorts and Tourism
Most of the Crimean sanatoriums (85%) continued their work in winter season. And about 40 health improvement clinics have developed and implemented special after the coronavirus infection rehabilitation programs.
Clear recommendations have been developed in the Republic of Crimea for organizing the work of hotels and health resorts from December 20, 2020 to January 15, 2021. Compliance with these recommendations will be strictly monitored during the New Year’s holidays.
Proposals for the development of the tourism industry will be included in the resolution of the Open Crimea Forum
The 10th All-Russian Open Crimea Forum final resolution will include the proposals of its participants regarding the development of the industry within the framework of the Tourism National Project. The document will be submitted to the governments of the Russian Federation, the Republic of Crimea and Rosturizm (Russian Federal Tourism Agency).
The final of the 9th national Russian Event Awards 2020 prize in the field of event tourism took place in Yekaterinburg. Three Crimean projects became its laureates: Summer Evenings on Karaimskaya Festival in Eupatoria, Chekhov and the Sea in Yalta and the 7th Great Officers’ Charity Ball in Sevastopol.