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The best projects for the development of internal tourism in Russia will receive state support  10.05.2017 15:35

The Federal Agency for Tourism together with the Russian Ministry of Culture announces a competition of projects for the development of internal and external tourism in 2017.

The best ideas aimed at expanding the range of proposals, at improving the quality and accessibility of travel in Russia will receive state support.

"The active participants of the industry have many creative ideas, interesting and useful solutions for the development of internal and external tourism. The competition will help them to identify and give them a start in life, so that citizens have more opportunities for interesting, accessible and high-quality tours around Russia", - said the head of the Federal Agency for Tourism Oleg Safonov.

Any legal entity registered on the Russian territory and realizing projects aimed at the development of internal and external tourism can take part in the competition.

Applications will be accepted from the 2nd of May to the 15th of June 2017.

As reported ИА REGNUM, in Russia internal tourism develops actively. Now internal tourism develops mostly in Moscow, St. Petersburg and around the Golden Ring. Over the past few years, Krasnodar Krai and the Crimea become popular. Besides, Siberia, Altai, Baikal and the Far East are becoming attractive.

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