More Visitors Flock to Paris
More Visitors Flock to Paris

More Visitors Flock to Paris

More Visitors Flock to Paris

The Louvre Museum says it welcomed 8.1 million visitors in 2017, up 10% on the year before, a sign of tourism revival in Paris. Tourism in the French capital took a hit in 2016 after a series of attacks the previous year, AP reported.  Foreign visitors represent 70% of the museum attendance, a statement from the Louvre Museum said on Monday. They mainly come from the United States (1.2 million visitors, up by 25%) and from China (700,000 visitors, up by 9%). The Louvre is the world’s most-visited museum. Definitive figures of tourist numbers in Paris have not been released yet for 2017, but a rise of 10% to 12% is expected, according to the Paris tourist office, based on hotel reservations.

Short URL : https://goo.gl/NdsqBJ
  1. https://goo.gl/i1mYTZ
  • https://goo.gl/UHyayH
  • https://goo.gl/LC19jK
  • https://goo.gl/Gi9cqt
  • https://goo.gl/SsDGyj

You can also read ...

50% Decline Expected in Iran Outbound Tourists
The number of trips to foreign destinations is expected to see...
Cape Town Partners With New York to Boost Travel
From February, New Yorkers will be encouraged to visit Cape...
Mazandaran Province hosts more than 20 million tourists throughout the year.
Several tourism facilities were launched in the coastal...
UK Targets (P)GCC Tourists
In an attempt to attract tourists from the (Persian)Gulf...
The number of school-hotels is growing throughout the country.
The Administrative Court of Justice has recently issued a...

Add new comment

Read our comment policy before posting your viewpoints