Tourism statistics could not have been published because of the Covid-19 Pandemic in Q2 period. On the one hand, examining the third quarter of 2020, it is observed that Covid 19 Pandemic affects tourism excessively. Compared to the same period of the previous year, the number of foreign visitors visited the country decreased by 74.03% in the 3rd quarter of 2020.
Taking into account of the nations of foreign visitors arrived in Turkey, it is monitored that they were mainly from Russia, Germany and neighbouring countries. When analysing foreign visitors arrived in Turkey in the 3rd quarter of 2020, Russia ranked first with 15% share and the sum of 1,421,428 tourists. Russia was followed by Germany (9.6%) and Ukraine (8.2%).