Rosturism

Gosuslugi to help Russian tourists to return home

Gosuslugi to help Russian tourists to return home

A feedback form for tourists experiencing problems with returning to Russia from abroad, developed by Rostourism and the Ministry of Digital Development of the Russian Federation, has been introduced on the Gosuslugi portal, the press service of …

Six Russians injured in road accident in Turkey

Six Russians injured in road accident in Turkey

Of the 26 Russian tourists who were involved in today’s accident in Turkey, 19 people did not receive serious injuries, the condition of six people is being clarified, the Rostourism informed in a statement. "According to …

Russia's regions to start reopening to tourists in June

Russia's regions to start reopening to tourists in June

Tourism facilities in most Russian regions will open from June 1, chief of the Federal Tourism Agency Zarina Doguzova said. According to her, resorts, with medical permits, apartment hotels and cottage-type hotels, will be the first to …

Tourists to spend about $2 billion during 2018 World Cup

Tourists to spend about $2 billion during 2018 World Cup

1.5 million tourists will come to Russia for the 2018 World Cup. It's expected that they will spend about $1.5-2 billion. head of the Rosturism Oleg Safonov said "This money will help 53 sectors of the national …

Russia becomes member of UNWTO Executive Council

Russia becomes member of UNWTO Executive Council

Russia became a member of the Executive Council of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). "The fact that Russia became a member of the UNWTO Executive Council and scored the votes of 22 out of 40 countries is …

Russian hospitality starts from North Caucasus

Russian hospitality starts from North Caucasus

The implementation of Russian hospitality program, developed by Rosturism, will begin in the republics of the North Caucasus Federal District, Deputy Chairman of Rosturism's Public Council Dmitry Davydenko said in an …

 Russian woman injured in Barcelona terror attack

Russian woman injured in Barcelona terror attack

A female Russian citizen was wounded in the terror attack in Barcelona that killed 13 and injured over 100 on Thursday, Russia's federal tourism agency (Rosturism) said in a statement on its website. "So far the Foreign …

Russia’s chief tourist agency seeks to lure Muslim tourists

Russia’s chief tourist agency seeks to lure Muslim tourists

Russia’s Federal Agency for Tourism (Rostourism) has been working on a program to attract tourists from Muslim countries, which particularly highlights visits to numerous Islamic heritage sites across the country, the agency’s chief …

Sochi hotels raise prices by 28%

Sochi hotels raise prices by 28%

Accommodation in the hotels of Sochi in 2017 is now 28% more expensive compared to the same period in 2016. Mayor of the city Anatoly Pakhomov assured that he repeatedly urged Sochi hoteliers not to inflate the price, …

Dagestan expects active development of cruise tourism

Dagestan expects active development of cruise tourism

Head of Rosturism Oleg Safonov made a proposal to support the initiative to develope cruise tourism in Dagestan at the federal level. He proposed to create an appropriate infrastructure in the ports of Dagestan on the …

New explosion hits Antalya

New explosion hits Antalya

An explosion outside a chamber of commerce building in Turkey's southern resort city of Antalya wounded several people on Tuesday but the mayor said there were no life-threatening injuries and the blast may have been an accident. …

'Great Silk Road' tourist route opens in North Caucasus

'Great Silk Road' tourist route opens in North Caucasus

The new tourist route "Great Silk Road" will open in the North Caucasus on Sunday. Chinese and Russian tour operators will embark on the week-long tour of North Caucasian regions, the Russian Ministry of North Caucasus Affairs …

Gastronomic map may appear in Russia

Gastronomic map may appear in Russia

A gastronomic map may appear in Russia, which will include the most original in terms of culinary Russian regions, this idea was supported by the head of the Federal Tourism Agency, Oleg Safonov. …

Rostourism appeals to Russian tourists in Turkey

Rostourism appeals to Russian tourists in Turkey

Rostourism made a special appeal to Russians, who are now at Turkish resorts. First of all, tourists must stay where they are and not leave the resort area. "Rostourism recommends Russians, who are now on the territory of …

Rosturism: Chechnya absolutely safe, comfortable for holidaymakers

Rosturism: Chechnya absolutely safe, comfortable for holidaymakers

Chechen Republic is an absolutely safe and comfortable region I terms of holidaymaking and the local authorities and ordinary people always look forward to hosting tourists, Oleg Safonov, the director of Russia’s Federal Agency for Tourism …