Turkey Tourism in China

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The interview of Embassy Culture And Tourism Section Counsellor, Mrs. Ilknur Yigit.

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Turkey Tourism is famous for its variety of historical sites and seaside resorts along its Aegean and Mediterranean Sea coast.

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Today, Turkey has developed other popular destination such as culture, spa, and health care tour. In 2011, Turkey has attracted over 31.5 million tourists verseas, taking the position of England and become the 6th most popular tourist destination in the world. In 2011, there have been 100,000 Chinese tourists visiting Turkey. While compared with the total number of Chinese tourists overseas which is over 50 million, the percentage of Chinese tourists in Turkey is not high. Turkey tourism has huge potential in China market.

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(Source: UNWTO World Tourism barometer)