Do you have a report about inbound tourism in Turkey?

Good day,

Thank you for submitting this information request.  Our database has information about the tourism industry and on this topic.  Below is a review of a few of the most relevant reports.

Report 1:  Turkish: Real Estate in Turkey, Jan 2015

Although this report is about real estate, there is a significant section on the inbound arrivals to Turkey from 2000 through 2015 and the monetary value this represents.

Report 2: Turizmraporu, Jan 2014

Presented in both English and Turkish, this report presents a detailed analysis of inbound tourism to Turkey by country. There is also a country-by-country chart showing the inbound tourist numbers to Turkey for 2013 and 2014.  There is a more detailed analysis of travel from Russia, Germany, the UK, the US, and France.


— Turizmraporu, Jan 2014

“ is seen that Istanbul attracted more than 5.3 million foreign tourists in the first half of 2014 and surpassed Antalya. This is because Istanbul has a central airport and there are also other passengers for transit passages increasing the number” (pg 25).

Turizmraporu, Jan 2014

Report 3: Travel & Tourism, Dec 2013

This presentation discusses the global travel and tourism industry and involves Turkey in their country-level comparisons.  There is a chart depicting the number of international visitors in millions for Turkey relative to other countries.

“As a bridge between Asia and Europe, at the crossroad of civilizations, Turkey has excelled in establishing itself as a mainstream destination for many European nations because of its rich culture, history and natural beauty” (pg 7).

Travel & Tourism, Dec 2013

There is also a chart on the international tourism arrivals in 2011 for Turkey relative to other countries.

Though not related to your original question, there are many other travel and tourism statistics in this report that may be of interest.

Report 4: Turkish Real Estate Market 2014

This report discusses medical tourism specifically and has statistics on the number of patients who have traveled to Turkey for medical procedures.  According to this study, this is an increasing trend by 37% from 2008 to 2012.  This report mentions the top three countries of origin of these patients and the top four destination cities in Turkey they are traveling to.  The Ministry of Health is actively seeking more medical tourism patients to travel to Turkey for their procedures in newly implemented medical free zones as a part of the Healthcare Transformation Program (pg 34).

I hope you find this useful, and can see that there is a lot of useful information available through the portal about the tourism industry. If you have any additional needs or questions about our reports, please feel free to contact us.