In the first six months of 2020, about 700 thousand tourists visited the Vologda Oblast. For comparison: last year this figure was 1.56 million people.
It is expected that after the launch of the cashback program, the tourist flow will increase. As a reminder, from August 15, when buying tours, you can get a refund in the amount of 5 to 15 thousand rubles. In the resort regions, the program will begin on October 1.
According to experts, in the Vologda region the tourist flow will increase in Kirillov, Cherepovets, Vologda, Totma, Belozersk, Vytegra and Veliky Ustyug. Most often, residents of the Moscow and Leningrad regions come to the region. Tourists from the Komi Republic, Arkhangelsk and Murmansk regions linger in the Vologda region when heading south.