The number of tourists who travelled to Egypt in November 2016 was 499,800—a 10.5% decline year-over-year (y-o-y), compared to November 2015, according the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics (CAPMAS).
The agency explained in its monthly bulletin on the tourism sector that western Europe sent the largest number of tourists to Egypt, accounting for 32.9% of all inbound tourism. Germany has claimed the lion’s share of inbound western European tourism with 45.6%.
Eastern Europe came in second with 23.1%. The Ukraine is responsible for 62.7% of those tourists.
The Middle East accounted for 22.7% of arrivals, with Saudi Arabia topping the list …read more
Source: Daily News Egypt