First on summer vacation Turks the options Greece, despite the fact that our country is considerably more expensive because of the "gap" Turkish lira and euro.
Top destination is Greece for Turks traveling abroad, despite the fact that our country is considerably more expensive because of the "gap" Turkish lira and euro……….
Tourist arrivals from Turkey in our country 2018 reached the 930 mm., with the proceeds from the neighbor stood at 304 million. Euro, based on data from the Bank of Greece as elaborated by the Institute of the Association of Greek Tourist Enterprises .
The average expenditure per visitor Turks in Greece stood at 327 euro, with relatively high daily expenditure in 97 euro, since the average length of stay is 3,4 nights. Based on the data of the Insete 3 Top destinations in our country for the Turks are the first East Macedonia and Thrace, Attica and follows the North Sea.
close to 9 million total fixed outbound tourism from Turkey, while the main destinations of Turks abroad is out of Greece, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Georgia and Germany. Greece is in the first position of the Turks preferences travelers choose destinations outside the Turkish market, while total, The five most popular destinations in the Mediterranean neighbors is beyond Greece in the first place, RARE, Italy, Albania and Morocco.
For the Turkish economy messages for this year is not so encouraging, which seems to have an effect and outbound tourism. As the Insete, for the first months of 2019 and especially for tourists coming by road from Turkey start was strongly negative for the months of January and February, but since March has returned to positive rates.
"The outlook is negative for the Turkish economy, which is faced with significant challenges trying to emerge from the recession he inherited the tense situation of previous years. particularly, The Turkish lira has depreciated significantly against the euro, GDP growth has slowed (the 2019 expected recession), the economic sentiment indicator has deteriorated while the unemployment rate recorded in 2018 marginal increase and is expected to increase further the 2019 before declining again ", features reports the Institute of the Association of Greek Tourist Enterprises.