Preparations have begun in Crimea for holding solemn and patriotic events devoted to the 76th anniversary of the Great Victory and memorial dates of the Great Patriotic War. The plan was developed with the view of the recommendations of Rospotrebnadzor (consumer protection authority) and approved by the government of the Republic.
This year the Crimean authorities will pay increased attention to the safety of recreation and of the improvement of public areas and public roads. This was announced by the Minister of Resorts and Tourism of the Republic Vadim Volchenko.
What areas for prevention of and rehabilitation after COVID-19 are in demand among Russians? This was found out by analysts of the Yedem-v-Gosti.ru online booking service. The first place in the rating was shared by the Caucasian Mineral Waters and the health resorts of Crimea.
Crimea became the only region of Russia where the tourism sector showed an increase in income at the end of 2020. Tax revenues increased by 2.5% and amounted to 3 billion 842 million, said the Minister of Resorts and Tourism of the Republic of Crimea Vadim Volchenko at a meeting of the Council of Ministers.
Experts of the Tvil.ru accommodation booking service have identified the destinations in Russia to go on vacation this spring. The ranking is based on the bookings of accommodation in March and April this year.
The decrease in the coronavirus morbidity in Crimea makes it possible to lift from March 1 most of the restrictions introduced due to the pandemic. This applies to weddings, celebrations and exhibitions.
The promotion campaign for early booking at the recreation resorts has already indicated the most popular places in Crimea among tourists. According to the Tvil.ru online booking service for vacations, so far the leaders are the resorts of the western and eastern coasts.
The Head of the Republic Sergey Aksyonov introduced amendments to the decree "On the introduction of a high readiness for emergency on the territory of the Republic of Crimea", which concern, among other things, the Crimean health resort sector, catering outlets and cultural events.
In 2020 Simferopol International Airport served 4.63 million passengers. Compared to the previous year, passenger traffic dropped by 500 thousand guests, which is associated with the coronavirus pandemic. This was reported by the press service of the airport.
During the period from July 1 to December 31, 2020, the tourist flow to the peninsula increased by 11% and amounted to 5.8 million people. In December alone, over 277 thousand tourists arrived on the peninsula, which is a quarter more than in the same period last year.
The restrictions on the work of food courts and catering at night hours imposed on the New Year holidays in Crimea lifted from January 15. This was announced by the Head of the Republic Sergei Aksyonov at the meeting of the coronavirus operational headquarters.
The healing potential, cultural and historical places, comfortable conditions are the main arguments in favor of recreation in Crimea. This opinion was expressed by the Minister of Resorts and Tourism of the Republic Vadim Volchenko in his interview with RIA Novosti.
During the winter holidays from December 27 to January 10, Simferopol International Airport served 140.8 thousand passengers, which exceeds the passenger flow of the same period last year by 13%. This was reported by the press service of the air hub.
Activities of the children’s arts-and-crafts groups and open air excursions resumed in Sevastopol. The corresponding decision was made by the Covid-19 operational headquarters, chaired by the governor of the city Mikhaïl Razvozhayev.
Implementation of new tourism projects is expected in Crimea in 2021 – the Head of the Ministry of Resorts
In 2021, several projects will be implemented to attract tourists to the region. The Minister of Resorts and Tourism of the Republic of Crimea Vadim Volchenko told this in an interview with RIA Novosti.