Noticias

Travellers and overnight stays grew campsites, lodges, tourist apartments and rural tourism

Galician tourist apartments hosted in September, 32% more passengers than in the same period last year, while the overnight stays increased by 30%, registering a total of 41321 last septimebre. In the case of the Galician campsites this growth was even greater, with more than 24,500 users, representing 47.7% more than a year ago more- almost 8,000 people.
As for overnight stays grew by 7.05%, to 67,047. The average stay was 2.73 days compared with 3.76 days registered in September 2015. The Galicians shelters housed in the ninth month of this year to 571 people, 36.4% more than in 2015. In this period, overnight stays grew by 109%, from 464 to 973.

Moderate growth in rural tourism
The increase in travelers staying in the Galician rural tourism was more moderate, with 11.43% in September, compared to the ninth month of the previous year, which meant that these establishments recorded 27,144 and 49,867 users overnights, 22.68% more than in the same month of 2015. the average stay rose slightly to 1.84 days and improved average occupancy of 23.91% of its seats and 25.75% of its rooms, both figures above the Antério year but prices fell again, to 0.17%, while in the whole state grew 1.57 points.

National data
Overnight stays in non-hotel tourist accommodation (apartments, campsites, rural tourism and shelters) exceeded 12 million in September, representing a 8.6% increase over the same month last year. In September, the nights spent by residents increased 5.5% and non-residents grew by 10.3%. The average stay was five nights per traveler.
During the first nine months of overnight stays they increased 8.7% over the same period of 2015. Overnight stays by residents exceeded 4.22 million in September, with more than 1.89 million passengers; while those from the European Union (excluding Spain) amounted to 7.09 million, more than 1.05 million passengers. The rest of the world, 756,347 overnight stays were registered, with 163,348 travelers.

Wednesday November 2nd, 2016
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