MINSK, 17 December (BelTA) – The Belarusian health resorts have been pretty much fully booked for the holiday season, and almost half of customers are citizens of Russia, Gennady Bolbatovsky, director of the Belarusian national center of health resort treatment and recuperation, told the media on 25 September, BelTA has learned.
The health resorts affiliated with the Belarus President Property Management Directorate reported about 90% of places sold for December, about 70% booked for January. 99% of places has already been sold for the Christmas and New Year holiday season. The health resorts affiliated with OAO Belagrozdravnitsa reported 97% of places sold for December, about 80% sold for January. During the Christmas and New Year holiday period the health resorts have been fully booked,” Gennady Bolbatovsky said.
The vouchers for 12-14 days are the most popular. The packages of more than 14 days grow in popularity during the Christmas an New Year holiday period. Some 50% of the packages has been booked by Russian customers.
The most popular health resorts are Yunost, Priozerny, Radon, Sosnovy Bor, Krinitsa, the health resort named after Vladimir Lenin and also the newly built health resort Plissa.
“During the Christmas and New Year holiday season (from 25 December 2018 to 8 January 2019) all medical and spa treatment procedures on the list are provided in full. Apart from them, the holiday season package includes concerts, themed workshops, film screenings, parties, and outdoor sport events, excursions, shopping tours, circus shows, and the meeting with Father Frost and Snow Maiden,” Gennady Bolbatovsky said.
The holiday package, leaving out the Christmas banquet, will cost about Br58 per person a day. Everyone can adjust the cost of the stay by choosing events to their liking. The average cost of the Christmas banquet is about Br120.More about Society