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Georgia records drop in number of visitors from Turkmenistan

Georgia 15 January 2022 14:55 (UTC +04:00)
Georgia records drop in number of visitors from Turkmenistan

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Jan. 15

By Maryana Akhmedova – Trend:

The number of visitors from Turkmenistan traveling to Georgia from January through December 2021 decreased by 77.7 percent to 765 visitors, compared to 3,423 people over the same period of 2020, Trend reports via Georgian National Tourism Administration.

Meanwhile, the same figure decreased by 94.4 percent in 2021, compared to 2019, when 13,708 people visited Georgia from Turkmenistan.

However, 124 visitors came to Georgia from Turkmenistan in December 2021, which is almost 14 times more, compared to 9 visitors in the same month of 2020.

The number of visitors from Turkmenistan to Georgia in December 2021 decreased by 90.2 percent, compared to 1,261 visitors over the same period of 2019.

Meanwhile, the total number of international visitors to Georgia from January through December 2021 amounted to 1.8 million visitors, which is an increase of 7.7 percent, compared to 1.7 million over the same period of 2020.

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