10 million 932 thousand residents had domestic trips
In the first quarter; which is January, February and March months of 2019, 10 million 932 thousand residents had domestic trips. Domestic trips with one or more than one overnights, decreased by 9% compared to the same quarter of the previous year and declined to 14 million 94 thousand trips.Domestic visitors spent 496 TL on average
In this quarter, domestic visitors made 107 million 634 thousand overnights. While average number of overnights was 7.6, average expenditure per trip was 496 TL. Domestic visitors spent 6 billion 984 million 25 thousand TL
In this quarter, trip expenditures of domestic tourists increased by 10.8% compared to same quarter of previous year and reached to 6 billion 984 million 25 thousand TL.
Domestic tourism expenditures were composed of individual expenditures and package tour expenditures. In this quarter, while 96% of domestic tourism expenditure was individual with 6 billion 702 million 271 thousand TL, 4% of it was package tour expenditures with 281 million 754 thousand TL.Number of trips, overnights and expenditures of domestic visitors, Quarter I: January-March, 2019
Primary purpose of trip was "visiting relatives" with 67%
The secondary purpose of trip was "travel, leisure, holiday" with 17.9% and the third was "health" with 6.6%. 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 83 million 989 thousand overnights. While "own house" took second place with 10 million 987 thousand overnights, "hotel" took third place with 5 million 945 thousand overnights.The next release on this subject will be on November 07, 2019.