Over 800 thousand Azerbaijani tourists visited Russia last year

Moscow: Over 800 Azerbaijani tourists visited Russia in 2014, according to the statistics of the Federal Service for State Statistics (Rosstat), APA’s Moscow correspondent reports.

According to statistics, a total of 25.4 million tourists visited Russia last year.

Among them the first place belongs to the citizens of Ukraine (8.4 million), the second – the tourists from Kazakhstan (3.7 million), the third from Poland (1.8 million).

The top ten countries in the number of tourists to the Russian Federation also includes, Finland (1.4 million), Uzbekistan (874 thousand), China (874 thousand), Azerbaijan (818 thousand), Moldova (618 thousand), Armenia (601 thousand) and Germany (548 thousand).

SOURCE: AZERI PRESS NEWS AGENCY