Ukraine is among popular tourist destinations

9 August 2013 11:54
QHA - Ukraine ranks 12th in popularity among tourists. This is evidenced by the results of studies conducted by the World Tourism Organization, reports ForUm. In particular, 23 million guests came to Ukraine last year, a year earlier – 21 million. Austria, Russia and Malaysia are ahead by a small margin. The most popular destination was France, having 83 million tourists. "However, tourists are not in a hurry to spend money. They left $ 650 per visit in average. For comparison, in Germany tourists spent twice as much, and in the United States - thrice as much. Guests in Ukraine were particularly economical. They spent an average of 200 dollars," the report says.