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Fast entry to the 2022 tourism season: The number of tourists visiting Antalya in February increased by 211%

Tourism data of 2022 in Antalya showed a great increase compared to the January-February period of the previous year. The number of tourists increased by 211% compared to the same period of the previous year and reached 150 thousand 386. In February, the most tourists came to Antalya from Germany with 30,969.

The number of tourists coming to Antalya in February 2022 increased by 211% compared to the same period of the previous year and became 150 thousand 386.

In Antalya, one of the important tourism centers of the Mediterranean, a rapid entry was made to the 2022 tourism season. According to the data received from the Antalya Governorship Provincial Directorate of Culture and Tourism, the number of tourists coming to the city by air in February increased by 211% compared to the same month of 2021, reaching 150,386. In February 2021, 48,309 tourists came to the city.

194% INCREASE IN THE FIRST 2 MONTHS

In Antalya, which closed the last year with more than 9 million tourists despite the coronavirus epidemic, the tourism data of 2022 increased significantly compared to the January-February period of the previous year, with vaccination studies, ‘safe tourism’ certification and strict epidemic measures in the facilities. The number of tourists coming to the city by air between January 1 and February 28 of 2022 increased by 194% compared to the same period of the previous year and became 288 thousand 990.

In the same period last year, the number of tourists coming to Antalya was recorded as 98,150.

GERMAN TOURISTS RANK FIRST

In February, the most tourists came to Antalya from Germany with 30,969. Russia followed Germany with 27 thousand 488 tourists and England with 17 thousand 482 tourists. Other countries that sent the most tourists to Antalya by air in February were Kazakhstan, Poland, Iran, the Netherlands, Denmark, Israel and Belgium.

Source: Sabah / Translated by Irem Yildiz

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