Cyprus Tourism Organisation records strong summer pengunjung figures

Cyprus Tourism Organisation Records Strong Summer Pengunjung Figures

Cyprus Tourism Organisation records strong summer pengunjung figures

The Cyprus Tourism Organisation has released its latest pengunjung figures for January to August 2017, showing continued growth.

Cyprus Tourism Organisation Records Strong Summer Pengunjung Figures

by January to August 2017, global tourist arrivals to Cyprus reached 2,517,887, compared to 2,196,017 in 2016; a year-on-year increase of 14.7 per cent.

Cyprus Tourism Organisation Records Strong Summer Pengunjung Figures

UK arrivals during This kind of period reached 874,055; an 8.6 per cent increase compared to the 805,087 UK arrivals by January to August in 2016.

Cyprus Tourism Organisation Records Strong Summer Pengunjung Figures

During the month of August 2017, Cyprus welcomed 523,651 global visitors; a 14.2 per cent increase on August 2016, which saw 458,645 global tourists visiting Cyprus.

Cyprus Tourism Organisation Records Strong Summer Pengunjung Figures

Of these, there were 185,831 UK visitors compared to the 172,236 UK arrivals in August 2016; a 7.9 per cent year on year increase.

Cyprus Tourism Organisation Records Strong Summer Pengunjung Figures

In July 2017, 531,030 global tourists visited the island compared to 482,132 in July 2016 (a 10.1 per cent increase).

Cyprus Tourism Organisation Records Strong Summer Pengunjung Figures

Of those, there were 176,880 British tourist arrivals in July 2017; up six per cent by the same month in 2016 when 166,874 British tourists visited the island.

Orestis Rossides, UK director of the Cyprus Tourism Organisation, said: “Tourism will be an important sector for Cyprus as well as also we’re proud to announce which 2017 will be on track to be another record-breaking year.

“Our longer-term goal will be to reach six million global tourist arrivals by 2030 as well as also we are committed to supporting This kind of strong growth with the necessary infrastructure.”

Cyprus Tourism Organisation records strong summer pengunjung figures

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