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Georgia’s Most Visited Protected Areas

The number of visitors to the protected areas of Georgia increased by 24% compared to the same period of the previous year and reached 195 617. 55% of visitors are Georgian, 45% – foreigner. The number of Georgian visitors has increased by 14% and the number of foreign visitors  by …

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Racha National Park to Cover 64,1 Hectares

Racha National Park will cover 64,115 ha area. As Bm.ge was told in the Agency of Protected Areas, the process of creating Racha National Park is underway. In particular, with the support of the WWF Caucasus Office, the work needed for the establishment of the National Park was done. The …

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Number of Foreign Visitors to Protected Areas Increase

In the first quarter of 2018,  the number of visitors to protected areas of Georgia increased by 39% compared to the previous year and amounted to 55,490. 56% are Georgians, while 44% are foreigners. The number of Georgian visitors has increased by 16% and the number of foreign visitors by 88%. …

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Number of Visitors of the Protected Areas has Increased by 30%

In 2017, tourists visited the protected areas from 97 countries of the world, with the largest number of visitors from Germany, Poland, Israel, Ukraine and Russia. According to the Ministry of Environment and Agriculture, the number of visitors increased by 203% from the United Arab Emirates, 64% from India, 63% …

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The Number of Visitors of Protected Areas has Increased

The number of visitors at protected areas has increased by 33% compared to the previous year and reached 860 thousands, – Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili responded to the government today’s positive trend. According to the head of the government, he’s glad that half of them are citizens of Georgia, which …

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How Protected Areas Are Evaluated – The Results of Survey

The presentation of visitor satisfaction survey have been done in the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources Protection of Georgia. The results of the survey were presented by Mr. Davit Markozashvili, Chairman of the Agency of Protected Areas  and Lasha Gulbiani, representative of the Data Research Group. According to the …

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