The most popular cities in Russia for foreign tourists

In September 2015, the online resource, which provides booking services around the world, has published the next Hotel Price Index report, which details the number of visits to tourist centers, hotel prices, services provided, and much more. Based on the preferences of tourists from different countries, the rating of the most popular Russian foreign cities was compiled. In general, the flow of foreign tourists is not affected even by 5% and higher prices for accommodation in Russian hotels.

We present to you the most popular cities in Russia for foreign tourists .


  • 10. Krasnodar
  • 9. Adler
  • 8. Novosibirsk
  • 7. Kaliningrad
  • 6. Sochi
  • 5. Vladivostok
  • 4. Yekaterinburg
  • 3. Kazan
  • 2. St. Petersburg
  • 1. Moscow

10. Krasnodar

The southern capital of Russia in 2014 was on the eighth place in popularity among foreign tourists, but this dropped to the tenth - apparently, a pleasant climate and natural beauty are no longer so attractive as before.

9. Adler

Another Russian city that changed its position in the ranking compared to 2014: from the seventh place dropped to the ninth. However, according to the "price" scale Adler slightly lags behind the top three. The cost of living in this year fell by 9%, so that the day in the hotel will now cost the tourist from 4,838 rubles and above.

8. Novosibirsk

The largest transport hub of Siberia and the second most favorable city for work in Russia occupies the eighth line in the list of popularity among foreign tourists( for comparison, in 2014 Novosibirsk did not get into the top ten).Guests of Novosibirsk are lucky: in other cities, hotel accommodation is more expensive, and this has become cheaper by 1000 rubles, up to 4,616 rubles per day.

7. Kaliningrad

Another city whose positions in the top 10 of the most popular cities of Russia for foreigners have changed in the direction of deterioration, although insignificantly. And this despite the fact that for several years Kaliningrad has been called the "Best City of Russia".Last year, the amber city was in sixth place. And the prices in local hotels on the contrary increased by 8% - now the night in one of them will cost not 3 071, but 3 323 rubles.

6. Sochi

Let this city-resort is less visited by foreign tourists than the places included in the top-5, the cost of living is better than the Northern Capital of Russia and Moscow. And this despite the decline in prices for hotel services on average by 5%, to 5,283 rubles.

5. Vladivostok

In 2014, the center of the Primorsky Territory and the terminal point of the Trans-Siberian Railway was in the ninth place, and in this it made a rapid spurt immediately into four positions. But in the top ten most expensive for Russian and foreign travelers, Vladivostok is still not included.

4. Yekaterinburg

In the top ten most expensive cities in Russia, he is a strong middleweight - is in fifth place. Stay overnight in Yekaterinburg hotel "middle hand" can be for 4 752 rubles.

3. Kazan

Shifted Ekaterinburg from the third position in the list of Russian cities most popular with foreign tourists. Hotels have risen slightly - only 1%, not the most expensive room will cost 3 797 rubles.

2. St. Petersburg

The cultural capital of Russia enjoys well-deserved popularity with foreign tourists, despite the prices that have soared by 20%.Now the day of stay in the hotel room will cost 6 609 rubles and more.

1. Moscow

The top ten most popular cities of Russia among foreign tourists 2015 was headed by one of the richest in cultural heritage capitals in the world. It attracts foreign travelers with a mysterious Russian spirit, majestic cathedrals, Red Square and, of course, the Kremlin, blown up in the film "Mission Impossible."Those who are going to inspect the sights of Moscow, you need to stock up a hefty amount. The average cost of staying at the hotel has risen by 3%( compared to 2014) and now is 6 785 rubles.