Yerevan Among Top Ten Affordable Travel Destinations for Russians


Flag-Pins-Armenia-RussiaPETERSBURG, Russia (Panorama.am) — Russian online hotel booking service provider and travel agency Oktogo.ru has released a list of the most affordable travel destinations in 2015. The list is based on data of hotel bookings from February 1 to December 31, 2015.  Yerevan was among the top ten most affordable foreign cities selected by Russian tourists in 2015. Visitors spent an average of 3.5 days in Yerevan, the press service of the Yerevan municipality reported, citing Oktogo.ru.

“In 2015 Yerevan was in the top ten most popular tourists destinations where visitors traveled on holidays,” director of Oktogoru, Yakob Sadchikov, said.

Other cities included in the list are Polish cities of Poznan and Krakow, Malaga in Spain, Georgia’s capital Tbilisi and Moldova’s capital Kishinev. Tourists spend on average $10-22 per day in these cities.