the Tourism industry in the regions of Russia will start working from 1 July. This was stated by Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Chernyshenko at a special meeting of the head of the government Michael mishustina.
we are Talking about domestic tourism. According to Chernyshenko, in this area there is potential for a tenfold increase.
“Now the Russians have an average of about 0.4 visits per year, and in countries that are considered leaders in tourism, it is 5-7 trips per year. That is, in fact this is a tenfold growth potential,” said Chernyshenko.
He explained that the whole of June will be spent on training facilities and infrastructure, and from 1 July it will be possible to fully launch the industry interregional trips. In 25 regions hotels have opened and are working on the reception.
Chernyshenko believes that first and foremost we need to support family tourism, offering additional preferential rates for travel with children so that every child could have the summer to relax. Now the tourism is developing appropriate cultural and educational programs.