Noticias

In June, Galicia received 148.184 international tourists, most of them from Portugal, the United Kingdom, France and Germany, the latter of which increased considerably the number of citizens visiting our territory during this month of June, from a little more than 5000 a More than 13.000 (+ 130%) to the detriment of other countries such as Italy, which declines significantly, according to the data provided by the INE through its Frontier Movements Statistics (Frontur).

This new increase in the arrival of tourists Foreigners to Galicia translates into an increase of 27% over the same period last year, fifteen points higher than in the national group, which also increases the number of foreign tourists, 11.6%, which Means that our country received last month the visit of 8.4 million international tourists. Most international tourists arriving in Galicia do so through the airport (with a 19% increase in arrivals compared to June 2016) and stay in hotels.

Like the rest of the territory Galicia continues on the path of growth of this type of tourist, a trend already detected in May this year and that marks a positive growth rate in the first six months of the year.

Among the most important issuing markets for Galicia complete the ranking, along with Portugal, United Kingdom, France and Germany, the United States and Switzerland. In the whole of Spain the main tourist destinations of foreign tourism continue to be the Balearic Islands, Catalonia and Andalusia, which continue to increase the number of international tourists.

Monday July 31st, 2017
turista aeropuerto

Increased the number of foreign tourists who came to Galicia in June

In June, Galicia received 148.184 international tourists, most of them from Portugal, the United Kingdom, France and Germany, the latter of which increased considerably the number […]
Wednesday July 26th, 2017
A Coruña
A conselleira de Medio Ambiente e Ordenación do Territorio, Beatriz Mato, informará sobre un programa de actuacións complementarias dentro da campaña de concienciación do uso racional da auga tras manter un encontro co presidente da Asociación de Empresarios de Hostalería da Coruña, Héctor Cañete. Na sala de xuntas da Delegación territorial da Xunta (rúa Vicente Ferrer, 2).
19/07/2017
Foto: Moncho Fuentes / AGN  A Coruña

Responsible use of water by the Coruña hopitality

The Provincial Association of Hospitality of Coruña joins the campaign of the Xunta de Galicia to make society aware of the need to make responsible use […]
Wednesday July 26th, 2017
EFE/Óscar Corral.

Improves the number of overnight stays and the stay measured in June

Galicia gets a new historical record of tourists in the first half of the year with 1.8 million The number of travelers staying at hotels in […]
Monday July 24th, 2017
enoturismo ourense

Diputación de Ourense and Ruta del Vino del Ribeiro are looking for wine tourism in the province

The Diputación de Ourense and the Ruta del Viño del Ribeiro Association will cooperate to promote wine tourism and activities related to this modality, with the […]