A comprehensive report that includes January to September 2019 data from the main tourism surveys.
This is not the latest release in the series: Wales tourism performance
Overnight domestic GB trips
There were 8.5 million overnight domestic GB trips to Wales in the first nine months of 2019, which was an increase of 4.8%, generating expenditure of £1,660 million.
Domestic GB tourism day visits
During the first nine months of 2019, there were 65.4 million Tourism Day visits in Wales, which was a decrease of 13%. These visits generated expenditure of £2,647 million.
The number of international trips to Wales during the first nine months of 2019 rose by 4% to 820,000. Visitor spending was £358 million, which was a 12% increase on same time last year.
Wales accommodation occupancy rates January to September average
Caravan Holiday Homes (April-September): 91%
Touring Caravans and Camping Parks (April-September): 42%
Wales Tourism Barometer
Wave 4 (November 2019) indicated that 73% of businesses had seen greater or equal levels of visitors compared with the same period in 2018 (27% greater, 46% equal).
Wales Tourism Performance, January to September 2019 , file type: PDF, file size: 1 MB
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