Turkey expects 27 million tourists this year

Saturday, July 12th, 2008

Turkey expects 26-27 million tourists this year, Culture & Tourism Minister Ertugrul Gunay said. And he added, “nearly 23 million tourist visited Turkey in 2007”.

He said the number of tourists visited Turkey in the first half of this year increased 15 percent over to the same period of last year.

Turkish government would support culture tourism in Anatolia as a developing area.