Pegasus Airlines announced its 5th destination in Russia, after Moscow, Krasnodar, Omsk and Sochi.
Turkey's leading low-cost carrier is starting flights to Mineralnye Vody on 30 May.
Mineralnye Vody (or 'Mineral Waters') is a well-known thermal resort town in Russia, located in the centre of the northern Caucasus and popular with homegrown tourists for many years. Designated as a national heritage since the 19th century due to its mineral resources, today visitors can enjoy its health centres offering both relaxation and health treatments, explore secret caves with underground mineral lakes and try out paragliding from the breathtaking mountains overlooking the region.
Flights to Mineralnye Vody will run four times a week as from 30 May on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays, departing Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Airport at 23:20 and returning from Mineralnye Vody Airport at 03:45.