13 May 2013, Monday, 17:08

Motor rally «Moscow – Beijing 2013» will go through Bashkiria

author: Galiya Nabieva

In September, 2013 a motor rally on the route «Moscow — Beijing 2013» will go through Bashkortostan. Its participants will visit Ufa, the City Council informs.

The «Beijing — Moscow» motor rally is a single automobile tourist project connecting two great powers — Russia and China. The event was organised by Noncommercial Partnership «Association of International Integration in Tourism «Mir bez granits» under the aegis of Rosturizm and the State Directorate on Tourism Affairs of the Peoples Republic of China.

For the first time the rally took place in June, 2012, becoming one of the brightest and prominent events of the Year of the Russian Tourism in China. Representatives of leading mass-media of Russia and China, having started from Beijing, travelled 11 thousand kilometres. Having driven over the territory of four Chinese provinces and 18 Russian regions by 12 cars, the motor rally finished on Red Square in Moscow.

Information campaign which will be carried out by representatives of leading Russian and Chinese mass-media, will allow raising interest to tourist potential of the region, developing trade and economic cooperation between Bashkortostan and the Peoples Republic of China.