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Report shows drop in number of people visiting Florida

ORLANDO, Fla. — New numbers show a drop in people visiting Florida.

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Visit Florida released its 2023 report this week.

The report shows roughly 135 million tourists came to Florida last year.

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That’s down more than 2 million from the record we saw the previous year.

The drop is largely due to a post-pandemic rebound in international travel and a drop-off in domestic tourism.

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