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Director of Georgian National Tourism Agency Acquainted Ukrainian “Forbes” with Advantages of Georgian Tourism

Number of Ukrainian tourists visited Georgia in January-May 2014 increased by 27% compared with the same period in 2013  and amounted to  48.8 thousand people.

Director  of Georgian National Tourism Administration George Sigua assures that “Ukrainians in Georgia will feel like home” in his interview with the Ukrainian “Forbes”.

He adds that in the 2014 season  Georgia expects that the main flow of tourists will be sent to the Black Sea regions of Ajara and Samegrelo, where during the summer a number of important cultural events and festivals will be held.

“We welcome Ukrainian guests with open arms,  create more new tourist products, we invite new airlines to our market. For example, “Ukraine International Airlines” and “Dniproavia” increased flows from Kiev, Dnepropetrovsk and Kharkov, “WizzAir” launched  new flights,  “YanAir” performs  flights to Tbilisi and Batumi, “- Sigua notes.