St. Petersburg Committee for Tourism Development prepares to revive tourist flows between the city and Finland

16 February 2021

The Chairman of the Committee on the Development of Tourism of St. Petersburg, Sergei Korneev, following the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Russia Sergei Lavrov, expressed hope for an early restoration of tourist flows between our country and Finland.

“We hope for the renewal of tourism between Finland and our country in general, and St. Petersburg in particular, and we are preparing for it” Sergei Korneev told the “St. Petersburg Dnevnik” newspaper.

The head of the Tourism Committee added that the city is already in preparation for the EURO 2021. “We see an extra opportunity to promote the tourist potential of our city in the upcoming European Football Championship, four games of which will be hosted by St. Petersburg. We are preparing various events and information campaigns, some of them in partnership with Finland,” Korneev said.