Tourist flow from Russia to Azerbaijan will increase 50% this year. This is according to the Kommersant newspaper.
Tourists traveling to Baku and Tbilisi increased sharply. Number of tickets sold on these destinations tripled.
The reason: Travelers are finding alternatives due to the lack of direct flights to Turkey.
“The situation makes our citizens to seek alternative in the neighbour countries. Tourists travelling to Baku and Tbilisi increased sharply. Number of tickets sold on these destinations tripled”, one of heads of tourism companies said.