Bashkortostan entered Top-20 regions popular with tourists in Russia
The «TourStat» analytical agency, which is engaged in research of the tourism market in Russia and the CIS, published a rating of the most popular regions among travelers of the country. The Bashkortostan Republic took 17th place in it. In 2017 the tourist flow in the region grew by 15% and reached 2 million people.
The most popular tourist destination in Russia was the Krasnodar Territory, which in 2017 was visited by 15.8 million people. The Top-5 also includes the Moscow region, Crimea, Primorye and the Vladimir region. The leaders of growth were the Yaroslavl region, where tourist flow grew by 24%, Primorye (+ 20%) and Karachaevo-Cherkessia (+ 20%).