In ATOR compare prices on vacation in Russia and Turkey

Association of tour operators of Russia analyzed the cost of staying in Russia, Turkey and Tanzania and found out that the Russian resorts ahead for affordability.

Measurement of minimum and average prices were made on the evening of 27 July for package tours with departure 1-7 August, lasting seven nights, then has a rest period captures the end of July – beginning of August. All prices are for two people sharing and includes flights, accommodation and meals (depending on tour program).

The minimum price of tour packages in the Russian South with a stop 1-7 August compared to the end of July did not rise, and the number of resorts has declined. Now the minimum rates of weekly tours to the resorts of the Crimea and the Krasnodar region is in the range of 24.5-31.5 thousand rubles for two with air travel. The minimum price declined in early August in the Crimea, Anapa and Sochi, as well as in Kaliningrad.

"More affordable at a minimum price compared to the end of July, steel prices and tours on lake Baikal. Affordability of Khakassia and Altai stable. Compared to the same period last year, now the minimum price of tours to the Russian black sea resorts are still significantly lower: up to 33% depending on the directions", - commented on the situation in ATOR.

"With regard to minimum prices on foreign resorts, they are considerably higher than even the exotic lake Baikal in the period from 1 to 7 August. So, the cheapest week-long tour to Istanbul during these dates will cost 57,07 thousand rubles for two, tour in Alanya, from 61.9 thousand roubles (however, in 4* hotel on all inclusive) and prices in Tanzania start at all 156,5 thousand rubles for two people for the tour", - informed analysts.

In ATOR noted that average prices of purchased now package tours to Turkey are in the area of 110 thousand rubles for a 5* hotel with "all inclusive" (a week stay for two with flight). Actual sales of tours to Tanzania Russian travel agencies are not yet fixed.