Observing the data of the second week arrivals since Russia’s recent flight ban, dynamics remain broadly unchanged from a week before1: despite the drop of Russian tourists, total travelers growth remains positive at 2.1% YoY.
During the 6 months of 2019, revenues of the Agency for Protected Areas reached 3 774 722 lari, which is an increase by 57% (2 398 981 lari) compared with 6 months of 2018.
It has been two weeks since the Russia’s flight ban and some evidence of the impact has started toaccumulate.
EBRD shared a video about Tbilisi and Juta tourism attractions on the twitter account
Mariam Kvrivishvili, head of of National Tourism Administration, answers questions of private sector representatives who talk about problems that tourists from Iran and India face when entering Georgia.
For this year Terabank provides local and foreigner tourists the campaign, which aims to promote traveling across Georgia, since Georgian tourism is the major issue nowadays.
The revenue from international trips in the first 6 months of the year reached USD 1.5 billion which is an increase by 7%.
The Presstour was organized by the National Tourism Administration