Petersburg became the most popular tourist city in Russia for Christmas
Petersburg took first place among Russian cities in popularity among tourists on Christmas Day in 2017. The rating was compiled by RoomGuru.ru hotel search service and published on Monday.
In second place in the ranking of the most popular Russian cities among tourists was Moscow, and in third - Kazan. In addition, the top ten most popular cities included Sochi, Yaroslavl, Yekaterinburg and Pskov. The average cost of living in a hotel in St. Petersburg per day was 4.32 thousand rubles.
We will remind, earlier the director of the "City Tourist Information Bureau" Evgeny Pankevich said that the authorities in St. Petersburg plan to develop tourism in the winter season. According to him, the city authorities intend to do this, in particular, through events.