In total about 48,8 million foreign tourists visited Spain within the first nine months of this year. Growth of entrance tourism made 4,6 % in comparison with the similar period of last year. Great Britain and Germany remain leaders by number of visitors of tourists while Russian tourists showed the greatest growth in 30 %.
In September Spain was laid by nearly 6,5 million foreign tourists that makes growth by 4,7 % in comparison with similar month of last year. Analysts прогнозированют that by the end of the year about 58 million foreign tourists will have a rest in Spain.
Catalonia became the most visited region of Spain among foreign tourists, from shares in 26 % from total number of visitors and growth in 6,6 %. Balearic Islands take the second place, with increase at 7,3 % and 20,5 % from total number of visitors. Them follow the Canary Islands, from 7,5 million tourists and 15,4 % from total amount. To Andalusia there arrived 6,4 million tourists that made 13,1 % from total of foreign tourists.