In Russia collapsed the demand for tours to Tunisia after the terrible terrorist attack in Sousse. Tour operators responded to decline, reducing by half the number of flights in this country are either completely denying ourselves to work in this direction.
"Transportation is significantly reduced: from 4 weekly flights to Tunisia from Moscow left 2. United flights from Ufa and Samara, and Kazan and Chelyabinsk. Flights from Nizhniy Novgorod completely removed," - said General Director of the company "Pegas Touristik" Anna Podgornaya.
According to the Russian Union of travel industry (PCT), "Biblio Globus" completely abdicated the departures from St. Petersburg, although the firm once a week sent to Tunisia 2 flights from the Northern capital. In Moscow, the tour operator was replaced less capacious Boeing 747 Boeing 767. However the company announced that the remaining flights are not empty because of the application on holiday in Tunisia so far.
In General, however, implementation remained at the level of approximately 50-60% of the signs that were before the tragedy on the beach of Riu Imperial Mahraba in Sousse. PCT wackily that tourists who still decided to come to Tunisia, book hotels in the resorts of Hammamet and Monastir, and if addressed at WMS, we ask that only the Central part located at some distance from the suburb of Port El Kantaoui, which became the site of a bomb attack, reports TASS.
Along with this depth of sales on Tunisia until more than 2 weeks, and applications for August and September in fact. Experts in the tourism industry have reported that to improve the situation could significantly decrease tariffs on accommodation in hotels of Tunisia, but the bulk of the local hoteliers limited bonuses no more than 10%.
June 26 - in the resort of port El Kantaoui near the town of Sousse there was major in the history of power attack. Armed with a machine representative of the stronger sex opened fire on travelers at the beach travelers. Victims of bloody attacks began 40 people. Attacked, which was a local high school student Seyfuddin Ar-Cutting, was eliminated by the police, and the responsibility for what happened took on "Islamic state".
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