TurkStat and the Ministry of Tourism announced the tourism data for the first quarter and March.
Tourism revenue increased by 122.4% compared to the same quarter of the previous year.
In March, the number of foreigners visiting Turkey increased by 129.7% compared to the same month of the previous year.
According to the provisional data announced by the Ministry of Tourism; The number of foreigners visiting Turkey in the same month of 2022 increased by 129.7% compared to the same month of the previous year and reached 2,079,565 people.
In the January-March period of 2022, the number of foreigners visiting our country increased by 151.02% compared to the same period of the previous year.
The number of tourists coming to Antalya by air has exceeded 1 million, an increase of 147 percent compared to the same period of the previous year.
In Antalya, which attracts the attention of tourists with its sea, sand, sun, natural beauties, cultural structures and ancient cities, tourism data for 2022 has been announced. The rising trend in Antalya, one of the important tourism centers of the Mediterranean, continued despite the war between Russia and Ukraine.
The flow of tourism is set to accelerate in Turkey’s cities and coastal resorts during the Ramadan Bayram, also known as Eid al-Fıtr, said Müberra Eresin, head of the Turkish Hoteliers Association (TÜROB), on Sunday.