Wego and the Georgian National Tourism Administration Collaborate to Promote Tourism Recovery
Georgia will be promoted as a safe destination for all types of travelers. Nature lovers and adventurers enjoy georgia unique, green and breathtaking landscapes with many outdoor activities.
Mamoun Hmedan, Commercial Director and Managing Director, MENA and India, Wego, said: “Georgia ranks among the top 5 leisure destinations for travelers in the MENA region. As international travel gradually resumes, we believe this partnership will raise awareness georgia offers and aid for the revival of tourism. Approximately 100,000 searches were performed on our platform in November 2021.”
GCC travelers enjoy long weekend getaways in Georgia given its proximity, especially in two of its famous cities: Batumi and Tbilisi. It is the perfect choice for a vacation. The cities offer a vibrant lifestyle, fascinating views and hidden gems to explore.
Medea Janiashvili, acting head of GNTA, said: “GCC countries are one of our major strategic target markets. Once traveling Georgia, travelers from these countries tend to have longer stays, repeat visits as well as higher spending. Nevertheless, global pandemics, this year we have recovered various direct flights from these countries. We reached 50% international visits and revenue in 2021 compared to 2019, as we opened borders and started welcoming guests. We hope the partnership with WEGO, GCC’s leading travel platform, will win Georgia more popularity in this region.”
The types of travelers leading searches to Georgia are solos 63%, then couples 22% and families 15%.
The length of stay for GCC travelers seeking a vacation in the country ranges between 4 and 7 days.
The country is also famous for its ecotourism, thanks to its cultural heritage and its wide range of ecosystems ranging from subtropical rainforests, mountain steppes to alpine ecosystems. Travelers can enjoy national parks, wildlife, and horseback riding.
Georgia is known to be the land of hospitality. Georgian cuisine is a must, from Supra to everyday meals, you’ll get the feel of authentic Georgian cuisine.
As the winter season approaches, travelers can choose from a wide range of winter activities and festivities. Gudauri, Bakuriani, Goderdzi and Mestia offer unique experiences in their ski resorts.
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