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Colombia’s direct weekly air frequencies grow by 7%

Colombia’s direct weekly air frequencies grow by 7%

Some of the new frequencies reported this month, compared to the same month in 2022, were: Bogotá-Boston, Barranquilla-CuraçaoMedellín-Quito and Cartagena-Orlando. Colombia shows one every time greater connectivity with the world, an aspect that has opened the doors to strengthening leisure and business tourism and as an incentive to continue investing in the airport infrastructure of […]

“By the end of 2023, the number of non-resident tourists to Colombia will grow”

“By the end of 2023, the number of non-resident tourists to Colombia will grow”

Between January and July 2023, the Commerce Department indicated that more than 3.2 million non-resident visitors entered the country, up 32% from the same period in 2022, and up 25% from pre-pandemic levels. The above is very positive as the most recent UNWTO barometer, between January and July this year, shows the arrival of tourists […]

Foreign currency inflows from tourism increased by 29% in the first half of 2023

Foreign currency inflows from tourism increased by 29% in the first half of 2023

The currency entry tourism represented 57% of total service exports in the first half of the year. Similarly, the average cost per traveler was $1,423, which is 4% less than the $1,588 revealed in the same period of 2022. “We must continue to work together so that Colombia consolidates itself as one of the most […]

‘Government cooperation is essential to strengthen tourism in the country’

‘Government cooperation is essential to strengthen tourism in the country’

The union leader was optimistic about the union meeting National Trade Council with the government of Gustavo Petrodiscussing important issues such as improving the safety of tourist cities Colombia and how to achieve one economic recovery in parts of the country inhabited by 100% of the population tourismas is the case with the island of […]

More than 912,000 Colombians left the country on a mid-year holiday

More than 912,000 Colombians left the country on a mid-year holiday

However, the main destinations that Colombians visited during that period were for reasons of tourism, events and business United States, Spain, Mexico, Panama And Dominican Republicaccounting for 71% of the total number of departures. However, those who reported the highest growth during this season, compared to the same months of 2022, were: United Kingdomwith an […]

Inbound tourism has helped improve international air traffic: Anato

Inbound tourism has helped improve international air traffic: Anato

The progress has been positive air traffic international tourism in the country, thanks to the good performance of outbound and inbound tourism Colombiawhich is consistent with the results of the movement of passengers internationally in the world. According to the Civil aviationthe Colombian Association of Travel and Tourism Agencies (Anato) calculated that 7,062,101 passengers were […]

Restoring the country’s national connectivity should be a priority: Anato

Restoring the country’s national connectivity should be a priority: Anato

“Although the interest of Colombians in travel remains, it has not been possible to regain the supply of frequencies with which the year started,” said the union leader. In this sense, he confirmed that this situation has somehow limited the commercialization of products and products travel agency services to some destinationsdue to lack of air […]

Direct weekly frequencies on international flights are growing: Anato

Direct weekly frequencies on international flights are growing: Anato

In May 2023, the total of weekly frequencies straight in international flights was 1,171, corresponding to a growth in the 1%, compared to the 1,160 that were in the same month of 2022, the above, according to calculations by the Colombian Association of Travel and Tourism Agencies (Anato), based on data from procolumbia. Read also: […]

In January, the departure of Colombians to South America grew by 88%

In January, the departure of Colombians to South America grew by 88%

In January 2023, 470,675 Colombians went abroad, representing a growth of 22% compared to the same month of 2022, and 7% compared to that of 2019. However, if we talk about the flow of Colombians abroad by region , South America is in first place with an increase of 88%. According to calculations by the […]

2022, the best year for air passenger transport in Colombia: Anato

2022, the best year for air passenger transport in Colombia: Anato

This was confirmed by the calculations of the Colombian Association of Travel and Tourism Agencies (Anato), based on figures from Civil Aeronautics. The foregoing is characterized by the expansion of the national air transport portfolio throughout the year, going from 5,376 direct weekly frequencies via 7 airlines to 6,158 direct weekly frequencies via 8 airlines […]

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