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BUCHAREST (Romania), September 2 (SeeNews) - The number of tourists staying in Romania in the first seven months of 2019 rose by 6% on the year to more than 7.26 million, the country's statistical board, INS, said on Monday.
Tourists spent 15.8 million overnights in Romania in the January-July period, up 8.2% compared to the prior-year period, INS said.
In July alone, the number of tourists staying in Romania increased 3.6% on the year to 1.65 million, while overnights increased by 3.5% to some 4.4 million.
Romania tourist numbers and overnights (y/y pct change in brackets):
|Total tourists||7,267,600 (+6.0%)||1,651,300 (+3.6%)|
|-foreign tourists||1,507,700 (-5.3%)||301,100 (-5.1%)|
|Total overnights||15,816,400 (+8.2%)||4,407,300 (+3.5%)|
|-foreign tourists||2,972,700(-2.1%)||598,100 (-5%)|
The number of tourists staying in Romania in 2018 rose 6.3% on the year to 12.8 million.