Experts from the Tvil.ru vacation booking service have identified which resort places are popular with Russians in October. As it turned out, five Crimean coastal destinations together got into the TOP-10.
The Tavrida forum of young workers of culture and arts in the east of Crimea came to an end. The large-scale event lasted for 90 days and brought together two thousand young creators from all over Russia in its 15 anti-schools, the press service of the center for the development of cultural initiatives reported.
The Russian Ministry of Labor has published a draft government decree on public holidays in 2021. For those who like to plan their vacation in advance, experts of the Tutu.ru trip and travel service analytical center have calculated an approximate cost of air tickets with departures on selected dates.
The end of the beach season at Russian resorts is not far off and the traditional time for sightseeing tours is coming. September and October in Crimea are ideal for this: the weather pleases with warmth, nature − with beauty, and the tourist attractions − with accessibility.
At the end of the active holiday season the demand for Crimea does not fall, but, on the contrary, continues to grow. Travel industry experts are recording good sales of tours and are making cautious but very favorable forecasts for the off-season. So what will the next months be for the region?
Right this Friday, September 18, at the foot of the White Rock in Byelogorsk, a breathtaking show − the festival of hot air balloons − will start. The organizers told the Crimea Travel Portal who will take part in the event and what surprises wait for the guests.
The traditional White Flower charity action will be held in Crimea on September 19-26. Festive events will start in Simferopol and end in Kerch. The visitors will see fairs, concerts, master classes, historical reconstructions.
On September 26 in Yalta on the Massandra beach there will be a traditional People of the Sea Art Picnic. The event will mark the official closing of the beach season and the start of the fishing season, organizers informed.
The start of the holiday season in 2020 was unprecedentedly late and the industry faced serious coronavirus-related challenges. On the brink of summer and velvet season experts already came to the conclusion that Crimean tourism has managed to avoid most of the risks of this difficult season.
Since the start of the holiday season on July 1, staff members of the Crimean Ministry of Resorts and Tourism have interviewed more than 3 thousand guests and found out how they assess their vacations in Crimea. The research has been carried out with the help of the questionnaire "All roads lead to Crimea".
In three summer months almost 2 million vehicles drove over the Crimean Bridge. In August alone, 970,000 vehicles arrived on the peninsula and left it across the Kerch Strait. This was reported by the press service of Rosavtodor (Federal Road Transport Agency).
In August, which became the second month of this resort season, over 2.1 million people spent their vacations in Crimea. This indicator exceeded the last year's figures by 15.3%. The Head of the Republic of Crimea Sergey Aksyonov announced this on his Facebook page.