Turkey has promised not to raise prices for the holidays this season

The prices in Turkish hotels after the resumption of air links with Russia will remain the same as last year, said RIA Novosti Chairman of the Federation of hoteliers of Turkey, Sururi Corabatir.

Russia from August 1, resumed flights from the UK, Turkey and Tanzania. From this date began flights to such Turkish cities as Ankara and Istanbul from the 10th of August, will resume flights to the resort of Antalya, Bodrum and Dalaman.

According to him, the Turkish authorities provide support to the sectors affected by the pandemic, including the tourism industry. However, the head of the Federation of hoteliers has refrained from forecasts on the number of Russian tourists, which this year will take Turkey.

"Not only Turkey, but other countries only began to open up for tourism, but we think that our country is among the preferences of foreign tourists, including Russian," - said the Agency interlocutor.

According to Ministry of health of Turkey, in the country in recent days reveal 900-1000 cases of infection with coronavirus is a new type of day. Since the beginning of the pandemic in the country, according to official data, has infected more than 230 thousand people, died more than 5.7 thousand.