24 February 2015
Western Cape Minister of Economic Opportunities, Alan Winde has welcomed a
report on the increased number of tourists visiting the province.
believed that international and domestic arrivals at Cape Town Airport have
increased by 3.2 percent. Winde said tourism was trending upwards with visitor
numbers increasing steadily between 2012 and 2015.
added that events were key drivers in the economic boost of the province where
thousands of visitors attended festivals and markets.
Spokesperson Bronwynne Jooste said they are seeing an interest in International
and Domestic tourists, It’s also a greater movement of tourist regions across
the province and not only in the Metro. Attractions in the Cape Overberg, the
Garden Route and Klein Karoo also impress in growth.
Labels: Tourist’s numbers increases on the Western Cape