• 12/04/2024 10:39

Georgia has received historic revenue from tourism. Russians come most of all

Georgia's revenues from international tourism amount to $4.1 billion in 2023, which is 17.3% higher than in 2022 and 26.2% more than in 2019. LIGA.net writes about this with a link to data from the National Statistical Office of Georgia.

Georgia has received historic income from tourism. Most of the visitors come from Russians

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Income growth was due to an increase in the number of tourists. In 2023, the country was visited by 7.1 million international tourists, which is 75.6% more than in 2019 and 30.3% more than in 2022.

Most tourists to Georgia came from Russia (1.42 million people, or 23% of the tourist flow), Turkey (1.4 million, 21%) and Armenia (962.5 thousand, 13.5%).

The flow of Ukrainian tourists to Georgia decreased slightly up to 160 thousand people over the past year.

In 97.2% of cases, tourists who visited Georgia last year came to the country earlier or visited it several times during 2023.

At the same time, each tourist spent an average of $344 in Georgia during his visit, which is 15.9% less compared to 2022.


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