Weekend with historical record: 2.4 M tourists in Argentina spent us$ 370 M

Source: Linkedin News
By: Aldo Leporati

Yesterday the best weekend in Argentine history ended with 2.4 million travelers moved by the country, expenses for more than us$ 370 million, according to measurements released by the Argentine Chamber of Medium-sized Companies. According to the CAME, so many people have never been mobilized on a holiday before and turned this Holy Weekend into "the best long weekend in history" for the sector. This represented a "strong increase" of about 122 million dollars over the previous year.

The favorite destination with the largest number of visitors was, once again, Mar del Plata with 85% hotel occupancy achieved. In addition to the Atlantic coast including Cariló, Pinamar and Mar de las Pampas, which received almost 40% of tourists, other cities that make up the tourist circuit appear: Iguazú, Jujuy, Salta, Entre Ríos, Santa F, Tucumán, Córdoba, Mendoza, Formosa, San Luis, Río Negro, Chubut, among the points of the country with the most arrivals.


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