During 2018 summer tourist season in Georgia visitors overal number showed 3,061,338 international visitors. The visitors number has increased 10.9% compared to last years summer tourism season announces Georgian National Tourism Administration (GNTA).
From January to August 2018 a total of 5,895,914 international visitors visited Georgia of which 3,235,800 were tourists.
The majority of foreign travellers were from neighbour countries Azerbaijan (+11%), Armenia (+0.3%) Turkey (+21.1%) etc.
The visitors from the European Union:
- Estonia (+98%)
- The Netherlands (+55%)
- Romania (+55%)
- Belgium (+53%)
- Germany (+50%)
The countries with the most significant increase:
- Korea (+139%)
- China (+92%)
- Belarus (+44%)
- Kuwait (+44%)
- Israel (+35%)
A total of $1.36 billion was generated from international tourism in Georgia in January-June 2018.