Health tourism is becoming more popular

Health tourism is becoming more popular

One of the characteristics of tourism and recreation complex of Altai Krai is a strong sanatorium and resort base, and health tourism is a kind of hallmark of the region. More than 50% of year-round accommodation places in the region are found in the sanatorium and resort organizations. There is a federal resort Belokurikha in the region, which was the winner in the nomination “Best Resort of Federal Importance” for the fourth time in 2015.


“The unique nature, effective methods of treatment in our modern resorts - it is a colossal base to improve their competitiveness in order that they were in demand Russian citizens and foreign guests. There are, of course, examples of modern, well-equipped resorts in Russia. For their development private investment are actively attracted. Among them Altai Belokurikha,” said the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin at the State Council Presidium meeting “On measures to improve the investment attractiveness of the sanatorium and resort complex in the Russian Federation” in Altai Krai.


Every year, the number of tourists increases by 15-20% in the region, which inevitably involves the need to increase the hotel room capacity, the number of hotels and sanatoriums. The construction of basic engineering services of “Belokurikha-2” was completed this year, a project, which will increase the supply of modern health services in the region. 3.1 billion rubles has been already invested in the resort, according to experts, the total investment can be up to 30 billion rubles.


“Belokurikha resorts offering a variety of procedures, including with the use of nitrogen-silicified thermal waters, found its client. I think the flow of visitors to the town will increase from year to year. Belokurikha has a future, obviously,” shared his opinion the Governor of Krasnodar Krai Veniamin Kondratyev.


Videos of the State Council Presidium meeting “On measures to improve the investment attractiveness of the sanatorium and resort complex in the Russian Federation” are available on the official website of the Altai Center of Investment and Development.

 

By the Altai Center of Investment and Development


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