Tourism in Odessa. 2017

Tourism in Odessa. 2017

Investment in travel - it is an investment in yourself. And investment in tourism is perspective and economically beneficial, especially in Odessa.

Our city has a significant natural and cultural potential.

According to the UN, there are about 1 billion trips abroad every year (not counting domestic tourism). Tourism accounts for 10% of global GDP and 6% of total world exports.

Regarding our country, in 2017 the number of foreigners increased to 14.6 million tourists, per million compared to the previous year. In 2013, Ukraine was visited by 25 million foreign tourists, and in 2014 there was a decline to 12.5 million. Since 2015, the number of tourists is growing, especially in Odessa.

The number of tourists visited Odessa:

2013 – 1,3 million;

2014 – 0,7 million ;

2015 – 1,7 million ;

2016 – 2,1 million ;

2017 – 2, 5 million.

44.8% of tourists prefer to rent apartments for the duration of their stay, 18.4% stay with friends and relatives, 15.6% stay in hotels, 10.8% in recreation centers, and 8% in hostels.

Our city combines gastro-tourism and enogastronomic tourism, entertaining and cultural, wellness & spa, business and event, nightlife and shopping. We can see the potential in Odessa both for attracting foreign consumers and for attracting domestic tourists, the growth of the industry as a whole and the development of new investment projects in the field of tourism, which can be found at