As the number of tourists from Russia continues to decline due to the recent economic crisis in the country, TUROB - Touristic Hotels & Investors Association of Turkey announced that Russian market is expecting drops in prices. TUROB recently published a report for the Russian market after the Mitt travel exhibition in Moscow.
Many tour operators representing the Russian market are now asking for larger discounts in hotel room prices in Turkish resorts.
According to the report, Russian vacationers are expected to make “last minute” reservations. The report says that Turkey is the first country for Russian travelers when it comes to holiday. The last minute reservations are expected to increase in 2015 and 2016 in Russian market. As customers expect discounts in holiday prices, early reservations are expected to return normal levels when the whole market revives.