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Tourism Injecting Economic Growth in Medellin and New Tourist Destination Added

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According to Tourism Indicators System of Medellin and Antioquia (Situr), about 75,000 tourists chose the capital of Antioquia as a tourist destination in the year 2016. Of those, 20,000 were foreigners (Non Latin America).

They’ve generated an economic impact on the city of $49 million dollars U.S. For residents abroad, of which 55,000 reported domestic tourists, generated an economic impact of $25 million dollars U.S

In total, the capital of Antioquia saw an estimated $74 million dollars U.S between late November 2016 and early 2017.

Key Destination of Medellin That Were Noticed with the Most Growth

Plaza Botero, the Pueblito Paisa, the Palace of Culture, the House Memorial Museum, Botanical Gardens, the Shrine of Mother Laura and the Museum of Antioquia are listed in the new tourist inventory of Medellin.

Undersecretary of Tourism City and San Buenaventura University updated inventory of tourist attractions with which the city has identified the best places you should visit a tourist when it comes to Medellin.

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