Lebanese people find themselves unable to afford in-state tours, activities, products and services.
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Turkey's high season for Lebanese tourists kicked off on a strong note in May of this year, with early bookings on well-priced package deals leading to tight traffic at the airport.Travel agencies stressed that the Lebanese continued to spend their vacation in Turkey despite the revision of prices by Turkish businesses and hotels.Tourist packages to Turkey's major cities prove to be the most attractive deal to most Lebanese people.The change of price packages in Turkey since May of this year has prompted travel agencies such as Emy Travel to increase the prices almost on weekly basis.For Khayat the business to Turkey remains a lucrative business, noting that the agency's profits rose 10 percent this year compared to previous year.
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