Recently the number of Russian tourists has significantly increased in Georgia, and that is why we decided to open a travel company that will be focused on Russian tourists, "- Tsitskishvili notes.
He adds that the Russian company is not chosen yet, but the company will offer Russian tourists mainly wine and gastronomic tours. The new Georgian travel company will begin its active operation in September of the current year.
New government names Russia one of the main target markets in tourism.
According to official reports, last year more than 500 000 tourists came to Georgia from Russia, this year in the period from January 1 to May 5, the figure increased by 77 percent.