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Substantially Higher Number of Tourists Visiting Istanbul

Substantially Higher Number of Tourists Visiting Istanbul

Tourists Visiting Istanbul

When the statistics from the first seven months of the year is compared with last year, the figures show a 16% increase in the number of tourists visiting Istanbul. Only in the first seven months of 2012, 5,196,756 tourists visited this beautiful city.    Number of tourists who visited Istanbul each month is as follows:
January 451,662
February 494,124
March 659,826
April 818,788
May 867,511
June 939,508
July 966,337

One third (33.3%) of the tourists visiting Turkey, preferred to travel to Istanbul, making it the most popular touristic destination in the country. 

Airports Flown To

The figures show that the majority of the tourists arrived Istanbul by plane (4,938,108). Ataturk International Airport was still the most popular airport as only 14% of the tourists arriving Istanbul used the Sahiba Gokcen International Airport . 

Nationality of Tourists Visiting Istanbul

When the nationalities of the tourists visiting Istanbul is compared, the figures show that Istanbul is mainly popular with tourists from Germany (11.6%), Russia (5.8%), America (5.3%), France (4.7%), Britain (4.6%), Iran and Italy (4.4%), Holland (3%), Libya (2.2%), Iraq and Ukraine (2.1), Spain and Japan (2%), Azerbaijan and Saudi Arabia (1.9%).   

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Turkish Food Recipes

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Cabbage Rolls with Beef - Red Meat Courses

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Fried Courgette with Yogurt Sauce - Vegetable Mezes

Cold Meze

Lamb and Okra Stew - Red Meat Courses

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