tourism in Caucasus

Investors from Bahrain to build sanatorium in Zheleznovodsk

Investors from Bahrain to build sanatorium in Zheleznovodsk

A new sanatorium will appear in Zheleznovodsk thanks to investors from the Persian Gulf. This was reported by the city administration's press service. The day before it was visited by representatives of an investment company from …

Russians prefer to travel to Yerevan and Istanbul

Russians prefer to travel to Yerevan and Istanbul

The Aviasales aggregator told TASS what destinations were the most popular among Russians in July. Outside the country, the most popular destinations were Yerevan, Istanbul and Antalya. "Yerevan ranked 7th in the list of the most …

Georgia and UAE approve visa-free travel for citizens

Georgia and UAE approve visa-free travel for citizens

Georgian and Emirati citizens are now able to travel between the two countries without requiring a visa, with the agreement between the two states coming into force starting this week, the Georgian Foreign Ministry said. Along with …

Russians to spend holidays in Uzbekistan

Russians to spend holidays in Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan has become one of the popular destinations for the June holidays, the travel service Tutu.ru informs. The citizens of Russia will have long holidays on June 11-13 in connection with the celebration of the Day of Russia. …

Georgia's 62.3% of pre-pandemic visits restored

Georgia's 62.3% of pre-pandemic visits restored

Georgia hosted 359,238 international travellers in May, posting a 49.7% recovery from the pre-pandemic 2019 figure and an increase of 228.5% year-on-year, the Georgian National Tourism Administration announced on Monday.  The …

Path to Saltinsky waterfall to be renovated in Dagestan

Path to Saltinsky waterfall to be renovated in Dagestan

The ecological trail to the Saltinsky waterfall in Dagestan will be landscaped. The head of the republic Sergey Melikov called on to ensure the safety of tourists at the main sights of the republic. "The head of the region Melikov, …

Azerbaijan plans opening permanent tourist offices in Turkey

Azerbaijan plans opening permanent tourist offices in Turkey

It is planned to open permanent tourist offices of Azerbaijan in the Turkish capital Ankara, also in Istanbul, State Tourism Agency's Chairman Advisor Kanan Guluzade told Trend. According to Guluzade, the state agency intends …

Uzbekistan Airways makes first regular flight to Georgia

Uzbekistan Airways makes first regular flight to Georgia

Uzbekistan Airways has made the first regular flight to Georgia on the Tashkent-Batumi route. This message was spread by the Department of Tourism and Resorts of Ajara. "Tourists from Uzbekistan were greeted with a folklore show at …

6 cableways and 19 ski slopes to appear in Elbrus resort

6 cableways and 19 ski slopes to appear in Elbrus resort

Over 15 bln rubles will be directed to the development of the Elbrus tourist complex in Kabardino-Balkaria, the head of the republic, Kazbek Kokov, said addressing the regional parliament. According to him, work on the development of …

Georgia expects more tourists from Kazakhstan

Georgia expects more tourists from Kazakhstan

Air Astana will increase the number of flights to Georgia due to growing demand among Kazakh tourists, Tlek Abdrakhimov, the air carrier's employee, said. "Our company has plans to increase the number of flights to Georgia. We …

About 97,000 foreign tourists visit Armenia in April

About 97,000 foreign tourists visit Armenia in April

  Some 96,938 foreign tourists visited Armenia this April, Armenian Economy Minister Vahan Kerobyan said in a Facebook post. According to the minister, in 2021 April some 41,881 foreign tourists visited Armenia, down from …