Crimea has overtaken Turkey in popularity among Russians


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Domestic tourism was more popular abroad among Russian tourists. About it reported in a press release tourism portal “Turstin”, arrived in edition “”.

According to the service, in the summer of 2019 leader in attendance was the Krasnodar Krai. From June to August there went 10.5 million tourists from Russia. The most popular resorts in the region appeared Sochi, Anapa, Gelendzhik and Yeisk.

The second position was occupied the Crimea, which was attended by about five million Russians (11 percent more than in 2018), and the third — Turkey (4.4 million travelers).

In addition, the top 5 included Abkhazia (850 thousand tourists) and Italy (600 thousand).

Earlier in September, Turkey topped the list of the most popular among Russian tourists countries. According to the experts estimates, in the first half of 2019 visited Turkey 2,649 million Russians, which is 16.1 percent more than in the same period of 2018. The second most popular destination was Finland.

Video, photo All from Russia.


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