PRIMORYE ENTERED THE TOP-20 RUSSIAN REGIONS POPULAR WITH FOREIGNERS

01 November 2018

PRIMORYE ENTERED THE TOP-20 RUSSIAN REGIONS POPULAR WITH FOREIGNERS

 

The Maps.me mapping service presented a ranking of Russian regions which have attracted the most of foreign tourists in the summer of 2018. Primorye entered the top 20 most popular places, taking the 11th line in the ranking.

According to representatives of the resource, Primorye, along with other 10 regions, has become a newcomer among regions of interest to foreigners. The rating is based on the number of users from abroad who downloaded maps of Russian regions in the period from June, 1 to August, 31 of this year.

The first two lines of the rating are traditionally occupied by Moscow with the Moscow Region and St. Petersburg with the Leningrad Region. The third place is held by the Irkutsk Region.

We remind that according to a study conducted by the analytical agency TourStat, where the Russian regions, most demanded by the foreign tourists in 2017, were identified, the Primorskiy Territory traditionally took a leading position. The region is located on the second line of the rating.

Last year Primorye attracted over 4 million tourists to its territory, including 640,000 foreign visitors. And Vladivostok, according to the results of 2017, according to the agency, took the fourth place in the rating of the most popular tourist cities of Russia.