Antalya Breaks the Record of All Years in Tourism
As one of the most important tourist destinations in the world, Antalya has hosted more than 14 million tourists for the first time in its history.
According to the data of the Provincial Directorate of Culture and Tourism, the number of tourists descending to Antalya and Gazipaşa airports as of October 15 was 14 million 54 thousand 887.
Antalya, which hosted 13 million 642 thousand tourists in the last year, is preparing to close this year with a new record. 12 million 58 thousand tourists in 9.5 months of last year came to Antalya, this year in the same period has achieved the success of seeing 14 million tourists. The city, which has more than 14 million tourists for the first time in its history, is approaching the target of 16 million tourists for this year.
According to the nationalities of tourists coming to the city, which hosted the citizens of 193 countries, Russia took the first place. Between January 1 and October 15, the number of tourists from Russia increased by 15 percent compared to last year reached 5 million 171 thousand.