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2.5 MILLION TOURISTS VISITED AZERBAIJAN IN 2017

This article was published on 08 January 2018 at 10:09 PM. It has 67 views so far.

Last year, 2,691,998 foreign citizens visited Azerbaijan, which is 449,215, or 20% more than in 2016, the Ministry of Culture and Tourism informed today.

Most of the tourists were from Russia – 853,082; the others are citizens of Georgia – 537,710, Iran – 362,597, Turkey – 301,553, United Arab Emirates – 102,360, Iraq -62,454, Ukraine – 57,756, Saudi Arabia – 33,273. The rest are 381 213 citizens of other countries.

Most of all foreigners – 313,515 visited Azerbaijan in July. The highest rate of growth in the flow are tourists from Iran, the United Arab Emirates, the Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia.

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