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BUCHAREST (Romania), June 4 (SeeNews) - The number of tourists staying in Romania in the first four months of 2019 rose by 5.6% on the year to more than 3.20 million, the country's statistical board, INS, said.
Tourists spent 5.73 million overnights in Romania in the January-April period, up 9.1% compared to the prior-year period, INS said in a statement on Monday.
In April alone, the number of tourists staying in Romania increased 4.9% on the year to 885,400, while overnights increased by 9.9% to some 1.76 million.
Romania tourist numbers and overnights (y/y pct change in brackets):
|Total tourists||3,203,400 (+5.6%)||885,800 (+4.9%)|
|-foreign tourists||647,900 (-6.6%)||204,000 (-4.0%)|
|Total overnights||5,734,200 (+9.1%)||1,764,800 (+9.9%)|
|-foreign tourists||1,290,400 (-2.6%)||397,600 (+0.5%)|
The number of tourists staying in Romania in 2018 rose 6.3% on the year to 12.8 million.