Tourist potential of Yamal was successfully presented at the International exhibition “Intourmarket”
15:41 12 марта 2019
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The delegation of Yamal participated in the international tourist exhibition “Intourmarket” in Moscow. Specialists of the regional Tourist Information Center acquainted visitors with potential of the arctic land attractive for travelers.
The stand of Yamal traditionally attracted attention of the big number of visitors and representatives of mass media.
“Yamal is a wonderful region both from the point of view, what to see, and from the point of view of that interest and activity, which the tourist administration of the region demonstrates to development of tourism. What can be seen in Russia? Of course, the Arctic, certainly, Yamal”, the executive director of the Association of tour operators of Russia Maya Lomidze said.
The director of the department of youth policy and tourism of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug Nayil Khairullin participated in the plenary program with participation of the Federal Tourism Agency and the Ministry of economic development. At business venues of the exhibition the participants discussed strategic directions on development of domestic health resorts. Among the priority topics there were measures on stimulation of development of domestic and inbound tourism, simplification of procedures on inclusion of projects to federal targeted programs, subsidization of air travels for Russian citizens within the country and other measures on development of tourism.
The tourist exhibition “Intourmarket” included the ceremony of awarding of winners in the contest “Winter Russia – in photographs”. According to the department of youth policy and tourism of Yamal, in the nomination “Landscape” the special prize of the organizing committee was given to the photograph by Yelena Shchipkova “The emerald sky of Yamal”. The organizers note that the series of the exhibitions at different venues of Moscow, including parks and airports, will take place by the results of the photo-contest.