Household Domestic Tourism, II. Quarter: April-June, 2017
14 million 116 thousand residents had domestic trips
In the second quarter; which is April, May and June months of 2017, 14 million 116 thousand residents had domestic trips. Domestic trips with one or more than one overnights, increased by 46.7% compared to the same quarter of the previous year and reached to 17 million 731 thousand trips.
Domestic visitors spent 388 TL on average
In this quarter, domestic visitors made 110 million 512 thousand overnights. While average number of overnights was 6.2, average expenditure per trip was 388 TL.
Domestic visitors spent 6 billion 882 million 250 thousand TL
In this quarter, trip expenditures of domestic tourists increased by 52.9% compared to same quarter of previous year and reached to 6 billion 882 million 250 thousand TL.
Domestic tourism expenditures were composed of individual expenditures and package tour expenditures. In this quarter, while 91.8% of domestic tourism expenditure was individual with 6 billion 317 million 753 thousand TL, 8.2% of it was package tour expenditures with 564 million 498 thousand TL.
Number of trips, overnights and expenditures of domestic visitors, Quarter II: April-June, 2017
Primary purpose of trip was “visiting relatives” with 68.6%
The secondary purpose of trip was “travel, leisure, holiday” with 19% and the third was “health” with 5.5%.
Domestic visitors stayed mostly at house of friend and relative
In this quarter, according to number of overnights by type of accommodation, domestic visitors stayed mostly at “house of friend and relative” with 84 million 411 thousand overnights. While “own house” took second place with 10 million 592 thousand overnights, “hotel” took third place with 8 million 336 thousand overnights.
The next release on this subject will be on February 06, 2018.