Tourism sector is being developed dynamically, the director of National Tourism Administration noted when introducing statistical indicators.
Giorgi Chogovadze noted that in July 982 487 visitors arrived in Georgia and year on year growth made up 28.5%.
As to the upturn in tourist inflow in January to August period, the growth made up 30.2%. More than 1.8 million people have stayed in the country for more than 24 hours. A total of 3 978 657 visits were carried out in the country entirely.
Growth is recorded from both Georgia and EU countries. Particular growth was registered from Persian Gulf countries.
“This year we will exceed the 7 million margin for the first time”, Giorgi Chogovadze said.