The interest of foreign tourists in Belarus grows every year, and the statistical data proves it. The information was voiced at the ongoing international fair of tourism services Holidays 2018 in Minsk. In February-March 2018 the number of foreign tourists increased by 34% compared with the same period in 2017. So far nearly 97,000 citizens of 68 countries have used the visa-free travel option available to those, who enter Belarus via the Minsk National Airport. This year the flow of Chinese tourists to Belarus may grow by 20%. 2018 has been declared the China-Belarus Year of Tourism.