Uzbekistan entered the rating of the most popular cities for travel in the summer of 2017, according to the analytical agency TurStat.
In total, the rating included 9 countries, where Uzbekistan takes the fifth position. Top-10 is headed by the capital of Kazakhstan, followed by Azerbaijan, Belarus, Armenia, Uzbekistan, Almaty (Kazakhstan), Moldova, Kyrgyzstan, Ukraine and Tajikistan.
The most popular destination in Uzbekistan in the summer is Tashkent-Samarkand-Bukhara-Khiva.
On average, according to the State Committee for Tourism Development, the number of tourists per year is more than 2 million, the bulk of which falls on the summer season. This year, the number of people interested in visiting the country has increased many times.