St. Petersburg is in the top ten popular travel cities for the holidays in May

16 March 2021

Which cities are popular with tourists for travelling on the May holidays in 2021, was determined by the service of booking accommodation Tvil.ru.

In 2021, May Day and Victory Day coincide with the Christian holiday of the Bright Easter of Christ, which is celebrated on May 2. The most popular travel destinations for May and Easter are: Yalta (22%), Sochi (20%), St. Petersburg (15%), Kislovodsk (13%), Moscow (10%), Kaliningrad (7%), Bannoe (5%), Kazan (5%), Uglich (4%), Rostov-on-Don (4%).

 Tourists most often book rooms in hotels for May holidays - 58.88% and apartments - 31.81%, less often at home - 8.61%. The majority prefer to travel in pairs - 42.71%. Another 23.73% of families are planning trips in May with children.

According to the statistics of the service, tourists book accommodation for 2 to 9 nights and spend from 1.2 to 6.8 thousand rubles per day. The cheapest vacation in May is in Kazan, more expensive - in Uglich. The list was compiled on the basis of accommodation bookings by tourists from May 1 to May 9, 2021.

Top ten cities to travel to for the May holidays:

  •     Yalta - 3121 ₽ / 8.35 nights *
  •     Sochi - 1812 ₽ / 9.64 nights
  •     St. Petersburg - 2927 ₽ / 4.35 nights
  •     Kislovodsk - 1657 ₽ / 5.14 nights
  •     Moscow - 3144 ₽ / 3.4 nights
  •     Kaliningrad - 1472 ₽ / 6 nights
  •     Bath - 6193 ₽ / 3.5 nights
  •     Kazan - 1245 ₽ / 5.5 nights
  •     Uglich - 6800 ₽ / 2 nights
  •     Rostov-on-Don - 1990 ₽ / 2 nights

*Average cost of a night of stay/average number of nights of stay

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