Rosturizm predicts an increase in domestic tourist traffic in Russia in 2016


MOSCOW, November 30. The number of tourists opting for domestic resorts in 2016 may increase by 3-5 million people. This was announced at a briefing the head of the Federal tourism Agency Oleg Safonov.

“We predict increasing numbers of tourists in the range of 3-5 million people. I think these threads can be efficiently serviced, but there is no doubt that you need to constantly work on improving the quality of tourist infrastructure in Russia and the quality of tourism services. This work should take place constantly,” said Safonov.

However, he stressed that “Russia’s domestic tourism product is absolutely competitive.”