Is there a lot of tourism in Colombia?
Tourism in Colombia has grown by more than 250% since 2009 when about 1 million tourists visited the country. The country is looking to grow the number, with a goal to bring in US$6 billion in 2018. In 2015, more than 4 million tourists visited the country.
Why is Colombia a tourist attraction?
With an increase in the number of flights to the country, an influx of hotel chains and the country’s peace negotiations settled, Colombia is becoming a major tourist destination. Its Caribbean beaches, Pacific coast, Amazon rainforest, Andes mountain range and desert plains appeal to a diverse tourist crowd.
How many tourists visit Columbia?
Colombia tourism statistics for 2019 was 6,786,000,000.00, a 2.45% increase from 2018. Colombia tourism statistics for 2018 was 6,624,000,000.00, a 12.61% increase from 2017. Colombia tourism statistics for 2017 was 5,882,000,000.00, a 5.34% increase from 2016.
How much money does Colombia make from tourism?
Colombia’s Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism (MinCIT) announced that the country’s tourism revenues reached nearly USD 5.8 billion in 2018, an annual increase of 13 percent.