22 April 2016, Friday, 18:32
UFA, 22 April 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Olga Murtazina/. The State Committee for Tourism and Entrepreneurship of Bashkortostan has announced a tender for purchasing a promotional tour for the eight German and Austrian tour operators and four bloggers. The department plans to show Ufa, Abzelilovo, Burzian, Kugarchy, Salavat and Uchaly regions to foreign tourists. The winner of the state contract with initial cost of 600 thousand rubles (republican budget) will be determined at an auction on April 29.
The tour will take place on May 21-28. Its price includes the purchase of economy class tickets, airport transfer, escorting, accommodation in single rooms in three-star hotels, 3-time meals and payment of publications in specialized journals in Germany and Austria.
Last year, a similar tender worth 582,000 rubles for the introduction of Chinese tourists with Bashkortostan was won by a local tour operator "Tengri", the newspaper "Kommersant-Ufa" reminds . That demonstration tour was a success, but the project implementation was prevented by an absence of a direct flight from China to Ufa.