Russia is the third country for the tourist flow to Lithuania
1.4 million foreign tourists visited Lithuania during 9 months of 2011. As Lithuanian State Department of Tourism announced to Tourinfo’s correspondent, 1.5 million people visited the country in 2010. It’s planning that this year will be finished with the increase of 20%.
807 thousand foreign guests stayed in the hotels and motels during 9 months of the year (+20.1% in comparison with the same period of last year).
The first place in number of the tourists took Poland (117 thousand people), then went Germany (+21.4%), Russia took the third place with the growth of 42.6%, then went Belarus (+38.8%) and Latvia (48.8 thousand people).
The foreign tourist spent in the country at the average 1933 litas (560 Euros).