“We are waiting for Russian tourists. This year we are expecting to receive some 27 million foreign tourists and we are interested in having half a million tourists from Russia in four to five years,” the diplomat said.
Beltran noted that Mexico plans to invest $14 billion in the development of tourism and infrastructure and transport projects.
The country has it all, from the beautiful beaches, delicious food that is completely different in different regions of the country to the cultural and archaeological monuments,” the senior diplomat said about Mexico’s strength as a tourist destination.
The inflow of Russian tourists to Mexico increased from 6,500 in 2006 to 108,000 in 2013.