GNTA: The number of tourists in Georgia increased to 5.9% in January and spending up to $ 164 million.
Georgia hosted 305,939 tourists in January 2019 which shows an increase of 5.9% year-on-year, according to the Georgian National Tourism Administration.
About Georgia’s popularity:
Georgia continued to increase its popularity as an important destination for tourists, with the administration announcing that tourist spent 164.5$ million in January 2019, the figures are 5 times higher than the same period in 2018
The tourists spending more money to travel and make a tour :
Total tourist spending in 2018 was $ 3.2 billion, compared with nearly $ 2.7 billion in 2017, and a major increase is expected in 2019.
In order to provide the best service to travelers, the Georgian government announced in February large-scale infrastructure projects including the construction of new roads.