Tourist flow to Bashkiria increased by 40% this summer
UFA, 12 September 2018. /Bashinform News Agency/ translated by Tatiana Aksyutina/.
Following the summer season (from May to August inclusive), the tourist flow to the republic exceeded 720,000 people, the State Committee for Entrepreneurship and Tourism informs. This is by 40% more than the last summer.
The total number of visitors to nature protection zones (the Bashkiria National Park, the Bashkir reserve, the South Ural reserve, the Shulgan-Tash reserve) and the nature parks (Kandry-Kul, Muradymovskoye Gorge, Asly-Kul, Iremel) was more than 120 thousand people.
Since the beginning of the year, the republic was visited by 872 thousand tourists (26% more than the period from January to August 2017). 636 thousand guests and residents of the republic took part in various events.