Experts: the demand for tickets in Sochi and the Crimea, breaking all records
In July, the booking services record a real boom of sales of tickets to Sochi, flights to Simferopol are also in high demand, according to Biletix.
The company's experts noted the increase in the number of bookings of flights to Adler 2.1 times compared to the same period last year.
Average price for tickets from Russian cities to the South of this resort has decreased from 10 to 9 451 764 roubles, which is seven percent. And the time of stay has increased from nine to 10 days. The proportion of child passengers has remained at last year's level (20 percent), the largest age group of visitors has not changed – 35-40 years.
High demand and the Crimea. According to the company, from 1 to 10 July 2020, the growth of bookings for the Peninsula increased by 16 percent compared to the same period last year.
The average check for flights from Russian cities to Crimea has been reduced from 13 to 11 574 334 rubles, or 16 percent. Stay left at the previous level of 11 days. The proportion of child passengers has increased from 20 to 23.5 percent. The most numerous age group of tourists in Crimea last year at the age of 35-40 years, and 30-35 years.
As a whole across Russia the volume of bookings on domestic routes is 97 percent of last year's figures.