In August, amount of Ukrainian tourists to Turkey increased by 65%
The number of Ukrainian tourists who visited Turkey in August 2016 increased to 171’716 thousand persons more than in August 2015 by 65%.
This info is according to the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of the Republic of Turkey, the press service of the Office of Culture and Information of the Turkish Embassy in Ukraine.
The number of Ukrainian tourists in the period January-August 2016 increased by 55% compared to the same period last year.
Growing amount of Ukrainian tourists to Turkey in 2016
“Antalya, Istanbul and Ankara are the most popular destinations among Ukrainian. During the period January-August 2016 Antalya was visited by 431 thousand, Istanbul – 194 thousand Ukrainian tourists. Growth in these resorts was 88% and 10% respectively,” – statement said.
Among Ukrainian also popular Mugla.
“The number of visitors in the region has doubled – in 2015 35 thousand , in 2016 – 79 thousand Ukrainian tourists were visited Mugla ” – the press service informed.