Published on : Wednesday, December 27, 2017
The number of tourists heading to Tunisia amounts to 6,731,565, including 18,361 Chinese tourists, and a tourism revenue of 1.12 billion U.S. dollars. It denotes an increase of 3 percent from last year.
The number of overnight stays increased 22.3 percent to reach 21.25 million. The island of Djerba in south-eastern Tunisia ranks on the top with 4.66 million overnight stays.
The Arab Maghreb, including Algeria, Morocco, Libya and Mauritania, ranks first in terms of number of tourists who visited Tunisia with 3,666,941 tourists, which is an amazing increase of 30.8 percent.