Published on : Tuesday, February 25, 2020
In January 2020, a total of about 1,787,435 foreign travelers visited Turkey, a rise of 16.11% over January 2019.
Bulgaria was named the top source market with a rise of 21.22% to 162,199 travelers. Georgia was positioned second with a rise of 18.06% to 132,674 travelers. Russians followed Georgian travelers with a 42.40% rise to 130.608 travelers. Germany and Iran followed Russian travelers.
Merely 0.86% of all travelers (15,315) were seen as overnight stays.
Istanbul tops the chart being the entry point for visitors. Almost 1,017,034 travelers arrived in Turkey through Istanbul, Edirne ranked 2nd with 152,976 travelers. Antalya welcomed 143,679 travelers. Artvin and Ankara ranked 4th and 5th respectively.
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