The number of tourists in Veliko Tarnovo increases, with a growth of 10.6% for first seven months of 2017 against the same period last year, the Municipality said, citing data of the Regional Museum of History.
Despite the severe winter and the long period of low temperatures and heavy snowfalls, a total 256,078 people visited the local museums in January-July this year.
New attractions, the good care for cultural monuments and the variety of festivals, concerts, exhibitions, and plain-airs are seen as the main factors for the overall growth and for the guests’ longer stay.
The hotels and restaurants also register an increase of the customers, by 5%.
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