Fact sheets

Colombia tourism statistics

posted by Adriaan Alsema
Colombia tourism statistics

(Photo: Julian Castro)

Tourism to Colombia has grown nearly 300% since 2002 when 540 thousand foreigners visited the country. According to the government, more than 70% of these visitors come from the U.S. and South America and 60% are tourists.

Annual number of visits to Colombia (2006 – present)

Monthly number of visits to Colombia (2013)

Colombia’s tourism growth vs. regional and global tourism growth

Visits to Colombia’s major cities (2006 – 2011)

Visitor origin (2011 – 2013)

Reason of visit (2011)


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Adriaan Alsema is the founder and editor-in-chief of Colombia Reports. Born and raised a Dutchman, Adriaan has been living in Colombia since 2008.

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