Most of the Russian tourists refused to pay the resort fee

Most of the Russian tourists refused to pay the resort fee

The majority of Russian travelers in the survey said that they do not intend to pay the resort fee. This experts of tourist service “” has told “”.

Experts conducted a study, which was attended by over 18 thousand people. To pay this tax declined 78 per cent of respondents. They said they will choose destinations where the fee is not charged.

In addition, 13 per cent accepted the resort fee, although stressed that he does not approve of such measures. Five percent support the introduction of a new tax and are willing to pay. Four percent admitted that they care about the topic.

Actually, the answers is to be expected. As we expected, the introduction of resort fees will contribute to the reorientation of tourists to other napravleniyami Openregister sales of vouchers in “”

However, she added that to judge whether such a tax on the interest of Russians to rest in the country. For this it is necessary to analyze information about booking tours and other indicators after having entered the collection.

In late July, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a law relating to the new tax. According to the document, the resort fee as an experiment, will charge in the Crimea, and also in the Altai, Krasnodar and Stavropol territories. The testing will last from may 2018 to December 2022.

In 2018, the fee will not exceed 50 rubles per person per day. Then it will raise up to a maximum amount of 100 rubles. The proceeds will go to regional budgets and will be used for the development of resort infrastructure.