Foreign visitor arrivals surge 46% in August
The number of fore gn v s tors arr v ng n Turkey jumped 46.35% n August to 4.66 m ll on, data from Turkey’s Tour sm M n stry showed on Sept. 29. The r se was fract onally lower than n July, when there was the b ggest ncrease s nce May 2004.
Th s followed a turnaround n tour sm numbers n Apr l, when the number of fore gn v s tors rose for the f rst t me n nearly two years. The number of Russ an v s tors to Turkey leapt 671% n August from a year earl er, the data showed.