Every year National Geographic Traveler Awards identifies the ideal place for a holiday. The best countries for adventure tourism are India (18%), the Russian Federation and Malaysia (15%), and Peru (14%).
Best Russian region for ecological rest in National Geographic ranking, compiled by the results of the vote September 8 – November 6, 2016, is the Vologda region (19% of the votes). Second place goes to Altai (21%), third - Yakutia (16%).
Readers also chose the best internal adventure, sightseeing, ethnographic and environmental areas. Italy is recognized the most curious country for sightseeing holiday - 18%.