Sochi resort has won a prestigious prize - World Ski Awards - in tourist industry in Austrian Kitzbuehel
As reported by the Press-service of the municipality of Sochi, for three consecutive years now the experts of the award has recognized "Rosa Khutor" as the best ski resort countrywide. The World Ski Awards is part of the World Travel Awards existing for 20 years. The award constitutes a peculiar kind of "Oskar" in tourist industry. Top resorts, hotels and chalet are selected based upon the voting results of tourist business experts and visitors of a speñial website. The voting has been running since August 2015.
The attractiveness and amenities of the resorts of Krasnodar region are widely recognized by the Russian tourists. Thus, the Russian Tour Operators Association indicates a 50% increase in the Russian resort tour bookings for a summer period of 2016 as compared to the current year. This growth is typical for such destinations as Sochi, in particular, and Kuban, at large.