19 February 2016, Friday, 13:51
UFA, 19 February 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Olesya Seregina/. According to preliminary data of the international tourist metasearch Momondo, demand for foreigners travel to Ufa in June-August 2016 compared to the same period of the last year decreased by 9.3 percent. Ufa took 14th place in the rating of cities most visited by foreign tourists in warmer months last year, and now – the 20th. However, experts suggest that closer to June the situation may change.
Analysis of data on requests for air travel to Russia from other countries for the period from June 1 to August 31, 2016 and from June 1 to August 31 2015 showed that the most number of fans of the summer Ufa this year is from Germany. Also in 2016 the rest in the Bashkir capital is popular among residents of Canada, Sweden, USA, Israel, Norway, the UK, Denmark, Spain, and the Czech Republic.
As Bashinform reported with reference to the State Committee of the Republic of Bashkortostan for Entrepreneurship and Tourism, in 2015, sanatoriums, hotels and tourist organizations of the republic rendered services for 15.2 billion rubles, having increased their revenues by 18 percent compared to 2014.