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124% more Tourists Traveled in Mountainous Adjara

In mountainous Adjara the number of travelers has increased. According to the data of last year, 244, 478 visitors visited Eco and rural tourist attractions in Adjara municipality, which is 124% higher than 2017 data. In 2018, the largest number of tourists – 104,702 visited Kobuleti municipality, which is 38% …

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Tourism Agency to Train 1500 Operators in 2019

National Tourism Administration plans to open intense training courses for tourism sector staff. The project inauguration was held at Radisson hotel on March 27. Trainings will be held all over Georgia, in all cities and settlements in the directions of accomodation, food and agro tourism, culture tourism and wine tourism, …

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Georgia Expects to Receive 6.6 billion USD Revenues from Tourism Sector in 2025

According to the 2025 tourism strategy, Georgia will receive 6.6 billion USD revenues from tourism sector by 2025, Mariam Kvrivishvili, head of National Tourism Administration, noted. Kvrivishvili introduced details of the new strategy and priority tourism products to the private sector representatives. The administration will be oriented on quality and …

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Statistics: Distribution of International Visits by Main Purpose

National Statistics Office of Georgia (Geostat) published new report on inbound tourism statistics in Georgia. According to the report, 498 000 visitors entered Georgia with the purpose of shopping. This indicator constitutes to 6.9% of overall number of visits by international non-resident travellers. Geostat reports that the visitors have spent …

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Georgia Received 3,2 Billion USD Revenue from International Tourism

According to the preliminary data, in 2018, foreign tourism in Georgia amounted to 3 billion 203 million dollars (growth + 18.4%), which is 498 million more than the same period last year. As of the I-III quarter of 2018, foreign tourism income in Georgia amounted to 2,571 million dollars (growth …

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Most Popular Schengen Zone Countries among Georgian Visitors

Interior Ministry of Georgia has published the statistics of border-crossing for December 2018. According to the official statistics, in December 2018, about 8 000 citizens of Georgia visited Germany, 16 ones were not admitted to the country. Italy ranks second, where 4 039 citizens of Georgia arrived in December 2018. A …

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New Record – Number of International Visitors Reached 8.7 Million

“Georgia hosted a record-number of international visitors amounting to almost 8,7 million people. The increase in income from international tourism is also significant, which equaled to about 20% compared to the previous year. Tourism is one of the main sectors of Georgia’s economy, which significantly contributes to the economic growth,” …

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Airbnb Lists Batumi Among 19 Destinations to Visit 2019

”As we approach the year’s end, we’re already looking ahead to our travel planning for the new year. Based on a combination of Airbnb search, booking and wish list growth data*, we’re once again forecasting growing interest in more off-the-beaten-path regions, cities, and towns to explore. Ranging from a vehicle-free …

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