Krasnodar region develops agritourism
Its main purpose is to promote a new direction of tourism. An idea of the organizers is to bring together two main segments of the Kuban economy - tourism and agriculture.
The exhibition is organized by the Ministry of resorts and tourism of Krasnodar region with support of the Legislative Assembly of Krasnodar Region and the Ministry of Agriculture and Processing Industry of Krasnodar Region. The event will be attended by representatives of 19 regions of Krasnodar krai. The exhibition will take place on the Cathedral Square where 44 agricultural enterprises will be presented. The largest enetrprises are representatives of Sochi, Anapa, Dinskoy, Temryuk, Seversky, the Krymsk areas.
Two-day information tour will be held before the fair, "AgroTUR-2015" where a number of agritourism enterprises of rural tourism will be presented for tour operators.
According to experts domestic travelers are not yet interested in agritourism. Though the latest changes in tourism industry could change this and give a direction to the development chance. Enterprises such as wineries and tea plantations will benefit the first from as they have already begun to develop this direction of tourism.
According to the "Center of development of agritourism in the Krasnodar Territory", the region has more than 250 farms, ready to welcome people on holiday as per concept of rural tourism.