Ukraine took 9th place in the list of countries whose citizens crossed the border in Turkey in June, according to the statistics of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Turkey, states UNIAN.
"Center of tourism" notes that amount of this year Ukrainian tourists is half as small as for the first half 2014. The tourists traveling abroad try to spend less money and choose cheaper destinations. In this regard, the Turkish ministry said that despite this fact, Turkey is the most popular destination among Ukrainian. The number of Ukrainian citizens traveling to Turkey will remain stable, according to the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Turkey.
The leader by number of tourists this year is Germany. Also in the top five countries ranking are Russia (1,454,618 people), the UK (950,313 people), Bulgaria (828 418 people) and Georgia (825 378 people).