The Minister of Tourism and Sports, Nikolina Brnjac, said that this weekend is the busiest weekend this summer season so far in terms of tourist arrivals, and that need to be even more careful and responsible to maintain a favourable epidemiological situation.
Minister Brnjac held a meeting in Dubrovnik yesterday with representatives of regional and local self-government and representatives of the tourism sector on a report on the implementation of measures in the tourism sector in order to have a more successful and safe tourist season.
The importance of vaccination was emphasized at the meeting in order to maintain a favourable epidemiological situation. Namely, in the city of Dubrovnik, about 75 percent of tourist workers have been vaccinated so far. Additional activities were also discussed, as well as current measures at the county level and restrictions on holding various events.
According to the minister, the measures implemented so far have contributed to additional interest and the establishment of numerous airlines in Dubrovnik and have enabled the Dubrovnik-Neretva County to have significantly better tourist results in this part of the year, almost 70 percent more overnight stays than at the same time last year.