Flights to Jamaica will be straight
From January 1, 2013, the flight program "Transaero" on Jamaica starts. Flights consolidated by the operator "Biblio Globe" and will be performed on a ten-day basis until March inclusive.
As told during a press conference on Saturday, on November 10, Tranzaero sales director Roman Vdovenko, flights to Montego Bay will be carried out on Boeing 777 from Domodedovo Airport. Time in the way will be 12-12.5 hours. In Transaero, also reported that part of the tickets will be released in open sale, as well as implemented through the company Transaero Tour Center.
Managing Director of Biblio Globus Alexander Tugolukov believes that Jamaica has great potential for the our market and over time this direction can compete with Dominican and Cuba. Tourists are interested in culture, music, beaches of the birthplace Bob Marley, the expert is sure. "Among other things, Jamaica offers tourists all types of accommodation – from the budget, to the high level of the Lux class. Such a variety is missing, for example, in Dominican, "said Alexander Tugolukov. Now on Jamaica there are 26 thousand numbers and 4 thousand villas and apartments. In the near future, another 2 thousand numbers will be commissioned.
An important advantage of Jamaica is a simplified visa regime. Tourists receive a visa on arrival, paying a fee of $ 20. According to Jamaica Tourism Minister Vaikham Macnil, in the near future the country plans and completely abolish the visa regime with Russia unilaterally.
Currently, the country is visited by about 2 million tourists per year. Another 1.5 million tourists arrives at Jamaica on cruise liners. "Approximately 65% of our tourists – Americans. Back 19-20% of the total flow of tourists make up Canadians. In third place – visitors from Latin America: Brazil, Argentina, Chile and Colombia are developing rapidly. Another 9% of tourists – British. This is followed by residents of other European countries, "explained the director of tourism Jamaica John Lynch.
our tour trap on Jamaica is still about two thousand people per year. Local turvlasts are confident that with the advent of a direct flight the number of vacationers from Russia will begin to actively grow. Within the framework of its Biblio Globus program, about 3 thousand ours plans to send. "If the Jamaican product is in demand, then we are considering the opportunity to prolong the flight program," said Alexander Tugolukov.
Alexander Tugolukov noted that Tours on Jamaica will cost tourists no more expensive, and sometimes cheaper trips to the Dominican Republic. Now on the website of the operator Tours to Jamaica durability from 10 days can be found at a price of two thousand dollars. According to Alexander Tugolukova, the flight to Jamaica is practically no different from the price of the flight to Dominican Republic.
Tours to Jamaica appeared on the tour operator website on Friday, November 9. The next day they received the first booking. In Biblio Globus, you are confident that the Motherland of Bob Marley will enjoy high demand, but for this country should actively promote himself in the our market. Promotion will be engaged in both the authorities of the country and the "Biblio of the Globe".