Russian Tourists Prefer Antalya in Autumn

In the statement made by the Russian Association of Tour Operators (ATOR), in the period
called the ‘velvet season’ in Russia in September-October, citizens still prefer Turkey.
Pointing out that Turkey will be preferred in the velvet season and in November with the
lovely weather and reasonable prices, the statement stated that Turkey’s share in package
tour sales exceeded 95 percent.
It was stated in the statement that Russian tourists are especially in demand for holiday
destinations in Antalya and the Aegean region. As the holiday season ends, the need for
tours in cities such as Istanbul will increase.