INTOURIST at ATM. Inbound perspectives for Russia in 2021-2022 year
After a very challenging year of pandemic the team on INTOURIST is back on track with participation in major travel and tourism events. Among the first one is Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2021. Though ATM 2021 is a hybrid event INTOURIST inbound departments leaders were delighted to participate in this event in person especially on the stand of beautiful historical city of Saint Petersburg. Arabian market remains ideally positioned to play major role in driving the global tourism industry rapid recovery and continue to show great interest in Russia. Large number of request during ATM 2021 undoubtedly prove international tourist interest to Saint Petersburg and other destination in Russia. While COVID-19’s impact over the past 18 months cannot be underestimated great deal of meeting of INTORIST sales team during ATM 2021 shows that Russia remains key destination for international travelers. Our esteemed meeting partners presented travel agencies and touroperators from Dubai UAE, Abu Dhabi UAE, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Egypt, India, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan and other countries. People’s fundamental desire to travel and experience new places will allow tourism and INTOURIST to remain resilient in the face of pandemic and future recovery period. We thank ATM organizers and Saint Petersburg Conventional Bureau for this opportunity.