Representatives of Yamal will be taught how to promote the region in the domestic and foreign markets
16:01 20 сентября 2019
Категории: News in English
Voronezh is hosting the all-Russian Congress of tourist information organizations. Its task is to develop the general strategy on promotion of tourist potential of regions in the domestic and foreign markets. The business program includes the plenary session and 6 thematic sections.
25 specialists in the sphere of organizing of tourist information centers (TICs) from Russia and Europe, leading professionals in promotion of cities, media representatives and bloggers arrived at the congress as experts.
Yamal is being represented by the head of the regional TIC Ksenia Vityazeva and the head of the sector for analytical work and statistical account under the regional department of youth policy and tourism Yevgeniya Rozhkovskaya.
The nature of the arctic region, its population and unique geographical location attract people from all over the world. This year travelers from different parts of the world — from Europe and Asia, the USA and even Australia visited the region. Over the past year more than 172 thousand tourists, more than 8.5 thousand of who are foreigners, visited Yamal. Interest in the land of Yamal is constantly growing, it is forecasted that in the future by 2035 the number of tourists visiting the region will exceed 250 thousand people annually.
Tourist information centers are organizations, tasks of which include providing consultations to tourists arriving in the region. More than 300 such centers were created in Russia. In such centers it is possible to receive a tourist map for free, to learn about places of interest, hotels, interesting routes and what is possible to see during the travel. The tourist information center of Yamal is located in the town Salekhard, Chubynin Street, 24. All useful tourist information about Yamal is available on the website visityamal.ru.