At a reception held by the Tunisian National Tourist Office in Canada on September 20 in Montreal, Tunisian officials said that “the final projections for 2017 are 6.6 million tourists, including 35,000 from the northern continent American “.
This was reported on the Canadian news site “paxnouvelles.com”.
According to the same source, Farida Henni, Marketing and Communication Officer, said “we would like to get the 7 million tourists, our record of 2010”.
ONTT Canada’s marketing manager added that “as of September 20, 2017, Tunisia has welcomed more than 5 million tourists, including 22,600 North Americans.
Nearly 9,000 Canadians visited the country for a total of 80,000 overnight stays.”