Azerbaijan gets in Top 3 of countries for sightseeing on CIS area


February 21, Fineko/abc.az. Analytical agency Turstat has published the best excursion destinations of Russian tourists in the CIS countries on the World Guide Day, February 21.

Turstat reports that Belarus, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan and Armenia are among Top 5 of countries for sightseeing holidays of Russian tourists on the CIS area.

"Belarus received 27%, Kazakhstan 22%, Azerbaijan 16%, Uzbekistan 12% and Armenia 9% of the vote," it was reported.

According to Turstat, excursion tourism in the CIS countries, including cultural and educational tours and guided tours in tourist trips includes over 3 million trips and tours a year.

The rating is based on the results of market research of excursion tours and Internet survey.



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