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12 thousand tourists arrived in Sochi on March 8

08.03.2023 ТАСС 9 просмотров

The average utilization of the facilities of the sanatorium-resort complex in the city was 75%.

Sochi resorts were visited by 12 thousand tourists by March 8, most of whom arrived from Moscow and the Moscow region, according to the website of the city administration.

"12 thousand tourists came to Sochi to celebrate International Women's Day. Of these, 56% are women and girls. The analysis is based on data from Sochi Airport, Russian Railways, as well as large hotels and inns. The guests mainly came from Moscow and the Moscow region, Krasnodar Territory, Rostov Region and St. Petersburg," the message says.

It is specified that the loading of the facilities of the sanatorium-resort complex on average in the city was 75%. A slight increase of 2% was recorded relative to the same period last year.

"The increase in the tourist flow in Sochi was affected by the favorable weather forecast, the desire of Russians to spend the holiday on March 8 at the main resort of the country and, of course, the entertainment program, which was prepared jointly with our mountain resorts and tourist display facilities. On behalf of the head of the city Alexey Sergeevich Kopaygorodsky, all the necessary conditions for a comfortable and varied rest have been created in the city. There are 36 winter beaches and 46 tourist display sites, many of which have offered a flexible system of discounts for visiting on International Women's Day. Our catering companies and hotels have prepared pleasant compliments for their guests. In urban areas, on embankments, in parks and squares, music is playing today to create a spring, festive mood for Sochi residents and tourists," the words of the deputy head of the city Inna Petukhova are quoted in the message.

An art fair has opened in the Riviera Park, visitors with children can take part in master classes. The Matsesta Balneological Complex conducts free excursions. Open sports competitions are planned at the ski resorts by appointment, as well as the project "Music in the mountains". The popular "Skypark" and "Sochi Park" on March 8 provide a 50% discount on visits for women and girls. In the evening, all the main concert and theater venues of Sochi will host performances of stars and performances.

"Early in the morning, the campaign "Give flowers to women" started on public transport. Residents and guests of the resort in Sochi buses received tulips as a gift. Dozens of festive events and open themed concerts will be held in the city today on squares and hospitality routes," the Telegram channel of the city administration says.

Servicemen from Sochi taking part in the special operation also congratulated the residents of the city on International Women's Day. "Women of Sochi, we congratulate you on the International Women's Day on March 8. We wish you happiness, love, health and a peaceful sky over your head," one of the servicemen said in a video message published in the Telegram channel of the Mayor's office.

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