Russian tourists prefer value for comfort


Photo: Vitaly Belousov / RIA Novosti

Russian travelers admitted that they are not willing to sacrifice travelling due to the cost of tourist services. Instead, they plan to abandon the usual level of travel comfort. This was reported in a study of online service Biletix, arrived in edition “”.

Thus, almost half of Russians, 43.9%, admitted that for the benefit of willing to take the low-cost airlines or fly with transfers, 36.7 percent — change expensive hotels on the cheap, and 34.8 per cent — to unsubscribe from entertainment to travel.

It is also noted that only 8.6 percent of Russian tourists generally will not change their habits because of the rising cost of travel, and 36.7 percent of respondents are even willing to travel more than last year. Only five percent of travelers plan to reduce the number of trips, while 45.2 percent admitted that they plan to travel to other countries as often as before.

In October, members of the service Biletix learned that the Russians began to advance to buy tickets to the new year holidays, and attributed this to the unstable exchange rate. According to commercial Director of Biletix Igor Konstantinov, thus the Russians want to hedge against further rise in price of tickets.

Video, photo All from Russia.


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