Amid a cold and rainy summer Russian tourists prefer beach holidays in southern countries, reports RIA Novosti with reference to the website Onlinetours.ru and Aviasales. In particular, almost a third, compared to the same period last year, increased the flow of Russian tourists to Israel.
In Aviasales note, this summer the interest in warm countries the Russians has grown significantly in principle. Most have increased the demand for Turkey: the rise of the bookings was 57% in June 2017 compared to the same period last year. The popularity gained Emirates (52%), Georgia (47%), Bulgaria (44%), Greece (42%), Spain (42%), Italy (37%) and Israel (31%).
In the online store packaged tours Onlinetours.ru reported to RIA Novosti that on the basis of sales statistics of the past seven days, the leaders were exactly beach destinations: 32% of the bookings came from Turkey, 14% Greece, about 40% are from other warm countries (Cyprus, Spain, Thailand, Tunisia, Bulgaria, Dominican Republic, Maldives).