The number of tourist trips from Russia to European countries has increased by 30% since the beginning of 2023, the vice-president of the Russian Union of Travel Industry (RST) said at a press conference on October 16. Dmitry Gorin.
“The number of trips to the EU countries has increased by approximately 30% due to adaptation and the availability of partially competitive prices for air transportation”he said.
Gorin said that flights to Montenegro via Kuwait and to Cyprus via Armenia are popular. In total, the one-way journey takes 11-15 hours, including transfers.
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