The number of foreign tourists in Kiev has increased by a quarter

Kyiv in 2017, called for a quarter more foreigners than in 2016. This became known from the report on the implementation in 2017 of the tasks and activities of the city target program of development of tourism in the city of Kiev, the press service of the KSCA on Tuesday, February 6.

“According to the report, last year, Kiev was visited by 1.6 million foreign visitors. And this is 25% more than in 2016,” – said the Agency.

It is also noted that the capital last year had 850 thousand domestic tourists, while in 2016 the number was 720 thousand.

According to the Chairman of the constant Commission of city Council on budget issues Andrew Strunnikova, tourist tax the capital in 2017 amounted to 25 million, compared to 18.8 million in 2016.

Earlier the capital of Ukraine topped the rating of cities for the most economical travel 2018.

As reported Корреспондент.net in 2016 the number of foreign tourists to Ukraine increased by 5.6% compared to 2015 year – on-year to 13.6 million people.

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