Armenians Visiting Turkey Up By 29% In 2019 Compared To 2018.

The number of residents of Armenian who visited Turkey in 2019 was 66,882 people.

The Turkish Ministry of Tourism and Culture reports that 29% more residents of Armenian visited Turkey in 2019 compared to 2018.

Even in December 2019, when the Yerevan-Istanbul direct flights were already suspended, a record-breaking 34% growth was recorded compared to December 2018; that is, in the case when 3,932 residents of Armenian had visited Turkey in December 2018, this number reached 5,297 in December 2019.

Groups traveling to historical Armenia make up a significant number in this growth of Armenia residents visiting Turkey.

H/T News.Am

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