Fortuna − an online system for the purchase of tour packages − is planned to be launched in Crimea in August. The system will allow tourists to enjoy inexpensive and comfortable vacations in mini-hotels and guest houses. This was announced by the Head of the Ministry of Resorts and Tourism Vadim Volchenko.
The three-day festival of music − the Koktebel Jazz Party festival − will bring together the leading jazzmen of Russia and foreign performers. Ticket sales for the event have already started − according to the organizing committee of the festival.
What destinations do the air travelers choose this summer and during the velvet season? This was found out by experts from the Association of Tour Operators of Russia (ATOR). According to them, Simferopol is among the top five cities as a popular flight destination.
The Republic of Crimea has received the first million guests since the beginning of the holiday season on July 1, the tourist flow is unprecedented. Head of the Republic Sergey Aksyonov announced this on his Facebook page.
Rosturizm is developing a program to stimulate affordable domestic tourist trips. It implies partial refunding to tourists the cost of domestic tours, including Crimea. The press service of the Ministry of Resorts of the Republic of Crimea reported that Crimean tour operators, hotels and cruise companies will take part in the program.
This year the international high diving competition will take place in Yalta. The participants will be Russian sportsmen, as well as the best representatives of this sport from more than seven countries of the world.
Since the opening of car traffic in May 2018, 10 million vehicles have crossed the Crimean Bridge. And for these two years more cars traveled to Crimea than to the mainland of the country. This was reported by the press service of Taman Territory Federal Roads Administration, FGA (Federal Government Authority).
Three days of complete immersion in history, 10 sites dedicated to different eras − all this is the Crimean military and historical festival, which will be held in September at Fedyukhiny Heights in Sevastopol. Traditionally, reenactors from different regions of Russia will come to the festival.
Official Travel Portal of Crimea won the Grand Prix of the international competition "PROBREND-2020"
The Crimean Travel Portal, created on the initiative of the Ministry of Resorts and Tourism of the Republic of Crimea, won the Grand Prix of the International Marketing Competition "PROBREND-2020" in the category "Internet Branding. Sites and Portals".
In Crimea canceled compulsory medical observation for all, including people arriving from other countries
Since July 15 in Crimea compulsory observation has been canceled for people arriving from other countries too. Such a decree was signed by Sergei Aksyonov, the Head of the Republic of Crimea and it was published on the website of the Government of the Republic.
Since the beginning of the active holiday season, which started on the peninsula on July 1, over 400 thousand guests have come to Crimea. Most arrived on vacation by motor transport over the Crimean Bridge. The main type of vacation is traditionally beach tourism.
The passenger flow of the Simferopol International Airport continues to grow. Now the air gate of Crimea provides service for about 23 thousand passengers a day and in a week it expects to reach the standard peak load of 30 thousand people.
A long-awaited and exciting event − for the first time in modern history, Simferopol Airport received a direct flight from Vladivostok. Tourists spent 10 hours in the sky to get to Crimea. More details in our material.
Tauric Chersonesos for the second time will become a platform for the spectacular Gryphon performance. 18 shows of the large-scale production are planned this season. The first will take place next Friday.
An international bike show will take place in Sevastopol for the 25th time. This year a large-scale event was named the "Crash of Babylon". The culmination part will be attended by famous rock musicians and rock bands.
This year the Koktebel Jazz Party festival will be held in the resort town of Koktebel for the 18th time. Sergey Golovnya, one of the two art directors of the project, told how the preparation is going on and who of the famous musicians were invited to the event.