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Foreign tourist arrivals to Bosnia's Federation down 79% y/y in March

Foreign tourist arrivals to Bosnia's Federation down 79% y/y in March Bosnia's Sarajevo, Photo: EBRD

SARAJEVO (Bosnia and Herzegovina), April 30 (SeeNews) - The number of foreign tourists who visited Bosnia's Federation in March plummeted 79% on the year, to 9,660, the entity's statistical office said.

Foreign tourists spent 19,089 overnights in the Federation in March, down 77% year-on-year, the Federation's statistical office said in a statement on Wednesday.

The total number of tourists who visited the Federation in March fell by 75% on the year to 16,186. Total tourist overnights decreased by 73% to 31,881.

Most foreign visitors to the Federation in March, 22%, came from Croatia, followed by tourists from Serbia, 11.3%, and Turkey, 6%.

The Federation is one of two autonomous entities that make up Bosnia and Herzegovina. The other one is the Serb Republic.

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