22.08.2019. | Interesting news from tourism
Dubrovnik made this year's 3 milionth overnight stay on August 21, seven days earlier than 2018, the Dubrovnik Tourist Board announced on Thursday based on data from the eVisitor tourist check-in and check-out system, and not counting nautical data.
This confirms a great tourist season, the statement said.
According to the Dubrovnik Tourist Board, from the beginning of this year until the 21st of August, 980,365 guests visited Dubrovnik, which made 3,000,285 overnights. Compared to the same period last year, Dubrovnik recorded 14% more tourist arrivals and 6% more overnight stays.
Since the beginning of the year, most guests which visited Dubrovnik was from the United Kingdom, USA, France, Germany, Spain, Croatia, etc.
"There were significant increases from certain markets compared to the same period last year, such as the US with a 16% increase in arrivals and overnight stays, followed by France with a 13% increase in arrivals and 11 percent in overnight stays, Germany with 59% increase in arrivals and 12% in overnight stays and Ireland with a 34% increase in arrivals and overnight stays", the Dubrovnik Tourist Board said at the end.