Number of Foreign Visitors to Protected Areas Increase
In the first quarter of 2018, the number of visitors to protected areas of Georgia increased by 39% compared to the previous year and amounted to 55,490.
56% are Georgians, while 44% are foreigners. The number of Georgian visitors has increased by 16% and the number of foreign visitors by 88%.
Most of the international visitors are from Germany, Israel, the United Arab Emirates, India and Russia.
The most visited areas of the first three months 2018 are:
• Tbilisi National Park
• Prometheus Cave
• Kazbegi National Park
• Borjomi-Kharagauli National Park
The number of visitors doubled in Machakhela, Kintrishi and Javakheti National Parks.
The number of visitors increased significantly at Mtirala and Tbilisi National Parks, Martvili Canyon and Sataplia.