Arrivals of the Romanian tourists in tourist accommodation were 78.1% of total arrivals , while foreign tourists accounted for 21.9 % of the total arrivals. The largest share was held by those from Europe ( 80.6 % of total foreign tourists ) and of these 85.8% were from countries belonging to the European Union , "says NIS, in a statement .
Most tourists came from Germany ( 217 478 ), Italy ( 170,342 ) and France ( 112 082 ) , a total of 1.62 million .
Arrivals at hotels had a 74.9% share, up two percentage points.
Arrivals of foreign visitors registered at the border were analyzed period 7.508 million , up 1%. Most foreign visitors from Europe (93.8 %). Among the EU there were 58.6 % of total tourist arrivals . Most arrivals were registered in Hungary ( 30.3% ), Bulgaria (24% ), Germany (9.5 % ), Italy (7% ), Poland ( 6.5%) and Austria (4.2 % ) .
Departures of Romanian visitors abroad, according to customs, were 10.618 million , an increase of 1.8%.
In November arrivals in the establishments of tourists' reception amounted to 579 500 , up 5.8 %, while overnight stays rose by 8.2 % to 1.42 million.