The total tourist flow of Russia with the SCO countries for nine months amounted to more than 7 million trips
RU EN

The total tourist flow of Russia with the SCO countries for nine months amounted to more than 7 million trips

News  
12-12-2023
 
Source: https://rus.sectsco.org/
The press service of the Ministry of Economic Development spoke about the results of the conference "Opportunities to expand the geography of cross-border tourist trips within the territories of the SCO (the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation) member states." The participants discussed how the Year of Tourism in the SCO went, as well as other issues.

In particular, they touched upon issues related to the expansion of the geography of cross-border tourist trips, training, improving the quality of services and safety in the field of tourism, preservation and mutual popularization of the natural and cultural heritage of the countries of the association.

Experts noted the growth of the total tourist flow of Russia with the SCO countries. In the three quarters of 2023, it amounted to more than 7 million trips. Among other things, the favorable visa regime and the availability of direct flights between the SCO countries contribute to increasing the volume of tourist exchanges.
# Russia
More
02-23-2024
Egypt takes steps to boost tourism
Egypt has completed finalising preparations for a new initiative valued at LE50 billion ($1,6 billion) for investments in hotel accommodations and strengthening the tourism sector
02-22-2024
Victoria Falls anticipates a record number of visitors in 2024
Lodges situated in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe, are positive that 2024 will witness an all-time high in touristic arrivals, as the second half of 2023 witnessed a robust increase in occupancy rates
02-22-2024
Aniva Lighthouse on Sakhalin will be repaired by the end of the year
By mid-November it is planned to put in order the Aniva lighthouse, popular with tourists
02-22-2024
The festival of Historical Gardens to be held in Moscow's Tsaritsyn in the summer
The official website of the Mayor of Moscow announced that from August 23 to September 1, the annual festival of historical gardens will be held at the Tsaritsyno Museum-Reserve
02-22-2024
Annual fires in the Volga Delta negatively affect the inhabitants of the Astrakhan Nature Reserve
Employees of the Astrakhan Nature Reserve conducted winter route surveys on the tracks of mammals in this natural area and assessed the state of the populations of local inhabitants
02-22-2024
Medals in honor of Olympic athletes Galina Kulakova and Vic Wild have been unveiled on the Rosa Khutor Walk of Fame
The Rosa Khutor Walk of Fame is a personal gold medal of Olympic heroes with their images, names and sports titles surrounded by olive branches, which are installed on the fence of the embankment of the Mzymta River throughout the central part of the resort in the Rosa Valley