Head of Georgian National Tourism Administration of Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia, Giorgi Chogovadze has presented six month tourism statistical data.
According to the data of first six months, in June 666,493 tourists have visited Georgia, which is 147,7357 more than the same indicator of the previous year.
2,996,170 tourists have visited Georgia from January 2017, which is 354,471 more than same period of the previous year. Most of the tourists come from Azerbaijan (+7.4%), Armenia (+16.2%), Turkey (-15.9%), Russia (+27.5%) and Iran (+223.4%).
Positive trend is kept for incoming tourists from EU. Austria +54%, Netherlands +36%, Germany +32%, UK +28%, France +23% And Lithuania +17%.