The resort fee could be around 100 RUB per person. This was stated by Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on social policy Valery Ryazan, reports TASS.
According to him, “figure cool” it is around this amount. He stressed that “the fee should not be very large,” because “no citizen should feel that it is a great burden on its budget.”
The money, according to Ryazan, you have to improve the conditions of stay to on his next trip he saw positive changes. The main task of collecting, according to Ryazan, the development of a resort infrastructure.
“Its purpose more to help municipal authorities improve the infrastructure of individual tourism areas”, — said the head of the Federation Council.
Vladimir Putin ordered by March 1, 2017 to introduce a special resort fee. Reported in the published on the Kremlin website the list of instructions. According to the document, income from the new fee will be used for the development of sanatorium-resort complex.
Earlier, in 2015, the Ministry of the North Caucasus has proposed to charge tourist arrivals in the resorts of Mineral Waters, Kislovodsk, Yessentuki and Pyatigorsk, 50-150. In August 2016 the range of Minkowksi was supported by Vladimir Putin. However, he urged “not to screw up payments” to offset the amount of the new collection was invisible to the tourists.