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The report provides a comprehensive breakdown on patterns and trends of volume and expenditure for 2019.

It also includes additional data on activities undertaken, destination type, transport types used, money spent during visits and the profile of visitors.

Results are provided at an overall GB level and individually for visits taken to destinations in England, Scotland and Wales.

Main points

  • There has been a decrease in the volume of tourism day visits taken in Wales during 2019, with 87 million trips taken (a decrease of 9%).
  • The overall spend fell by 14% in 2019 with an expenditure of £3.4 billion.


Great Britain Day Visits Survey, 2019 , file type: PDF, file size: 4 MB

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