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Kazan and Ufa are the most popular cities for religious tourism

Moscow, November 1, 2019

Elena Sutormina, the chairman of the commission of the Public Chamber of Russia on the development of public diplomacy, humanitarian cooperation and the preservation of traditional values, named the cities of the Russian Federation that are most popular among tourists from a religious point of view.

According to the “Evening Moscow”, along with the cities of the Golden Ring, which includes Sergiev Posad, Pereslavl-Zalessky, Rostov the Great, Kostroma, Ivanovo, Suzdal and Vladimir, Moscow and St. Petersburg have also become the most popular places for religious tourism.

Among Muslims, Kazan and Ufa are recognized as the most popular cities.

In general, according to Elena Sutormina, the average number of foreign and Russian tourists increased by 10-15% compared to last year.

 

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