Vologda Oblast enters top ten regions of Russia as a good holiday destination for tourists in 2017
The Vologda Region takes eighth place in the list of Russia's most popular destinations during holidays, according to a study conducted by TourStat agency. The Vologda Oblast has much to offer the discerning visitor. The region has a remarkable place on Russia's tourist map. With a unique cultural and historical heritage, the region, abundant with architectural monuments and arts, has great tourism potential.
In 2017, the number of Russians who travelled to the Vologda Oblast reached 2,85 mln people.
Festival Summer project in the Vologda Region that hosted several international events covering different genres and styles of music, literature, crafts and theatre attracted tourists. Drama Festival Summer in the Kremlin, III International Lace Festival VITA LACE, IV International Folk Crafts Festival “Voice of Crafts” and VIII American Music Festival were a magnet for tourists in 2017.