The head of the department, Svetlana Radionova, spoke about this in an interview with Rossiyskaya Gazeta.
“I believe that tourism must be developed and any corner of the country must be accessible to all citizens. At the same time, it seems to us that the regions are not sufficiently prepared. Although there will always not be enough work for me. head of the control department, I think it is necessary to educate tourists and create infrastructure,” said Radionova.
At the same time, the head of the department noted that if people go to a place where there is no infrastructure, they should not immediately demand their appearance.
“If you go to nature, you have to be doubly careful. It doesn’t cost anything to pick up and take out the garbage with you, hand it over to an organized reception place. People must be responsible for their behavior,” he said. . Radionova.
“I will give you the simplest example: the Altai Republic annually receives 6 million tourists with a population of 245 thousand people. At the same time, the infrastructure is designed specifically for the local population, because it is these people who constantly pay the operator region,” he added.
Read the full version of the interview with Radionova in the near future on RG.