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Colombia tourism statistics

posted by Adriaan Alsema
Colombia tourism statistics

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.

The capital Bogota is the main recipient of foreign visitors, which include both tourists and business travelers.

Annual number of visits to Colombia

Monthly number of visits to Colombia (2013)

Colombia’s tourism growth

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

Visitor origin (2011 – 2013)

Reason of visit (2011)