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6,3 million tourists visited Spain in June

6,3 million tourists visited Spain in June

Last month Spain was visited by about 6,3 million foreign tourists that for 5,3 % it is more in comparison with June, 2012. This indicator became an ocherdny record of the tourist market of Spain.

Till 2013 the number of the tourists who have visited Spain in June, never reached six million tourists – according to tourist association FRONTUR. In the first half of year the number of foreign tourists exceeded 26,1 million that for 4,2 % above results of 2012. Tourists and Germany make 40 % of all of Great Britain arrived on rest to Spain.

Balearic Islands headed a June rating from 1,7 million tourists who have visited island while Catalonia is in the lead in the general statistics of 2013 from 6,6 million visits.

The vast majority of tourists arrive to Spain through the airports. The aircraft service increased by 6 %. Placement in hotels in June grew by 9,8 %. Besides, the number of the tourists who have arrived on rest without permits increased by 10,3 %.