On January 16, Georgia was named as the destination of the year at the largest international tourism exhibition-fair in the Nordic countries, Helsinki, Finland - MATKA 2020.
Municipal Development Fund of Ministry of Infrastructure and Regional Development finished working processes of cultural heritage and tourist zones near Motsameta monastery, in the Municipality of Tkibuli.
The former Ananov Palace in Vartsikhe has been auctioned and a tourist complex will be built there, for which the investor will spend more than 4,000,000 GEL.
Most tourists have declined from Iran. There were 149,000 fewer tourists from Iran in 2019 than in 2018, a 51% decline from this year's (YY).
Askaneli Brothers is expanding its hotel business, the main direction of which is wine tourism.
From January 14th, winter tourist season will be opened in the resort Goderdzi.