2.7 Million Tourists In Turkey During The First Quarter Of 2021
2.7 million tourists visited Turkey in 2021
In a statement, the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Turkey stated that during the first quarter of this year. According to this statement, the number of visitors arriving for the purpose of tourism in Turkey reached two million and 689 thousand tourists, during the first four months of the year 2021.
According to the statement, 2 million, 953,086 visitors to Turkey were foreign tourists, while the rest of the numbers were citizens living abroad.
Russian visitors were at the forefront of foreigners arriving to enjoy tourism in Turkish territory during the period, with 395,000 tourists, followed by Iranians with 152,000, and Germans with 130,000.
The statement explained that Turkish tourism revenues for the first quarter of this year amounted to $2 billion and $452 million.
He added that the average spending of a single tourist during one night is $56, and during their stay in Turkey $943.
It should be noted that foreign tourists are excluded from the declared prohibitions in the country, while they apply to all citizens and foreigners residing under temporary protection in Turkey.