Monday, 12 February 2018 18:37

Brazil amid Main Issuers of Tourists to Cuba

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Brazil had the highest growth in January, compared to the same month in 2016, and is among the top 20 issuers of foreign tourists to Cuba, said today sources from this field.


Brasilia.- In January, 4,468 Brazilians traveled from their country to Cuba, which represented an increase of 234.4 percent compared to January 2016, Mariano Fernández, tourism adviser on the Brazilian market, told to the Prensa Latina news agency.

Fernandez said that the increase was even higher than the one made by the Federation of Russia, (13,230 tourists), which represents an increase of 202 percent.

Cuba was visited lat year by the unprecedented figure of 4,700,000 foreign tourists, 1,110,000 of them were Canadians.

The South American country with highest amount of tourists visiting Cuba was Argentina (99,590 people), followed by Chile (45,886 people), Venezuela (44,169 people) and Colombia (41,146 people).

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