SANTA CRUZ DE TENERIFE / MADRID, Oct 4 (EUROPA PRESS) –
The arrival of international tourists has not recovered and accumulates a 45.5% drop in the Canary Islands in the first eight months of the year compared to the same period of the previous year, to add a total of 1,737,038 visitors.
In addition, accumulated spending also fell by 39.1%, to 2,483 million.
If the figures for the month of August are analyzed, the beginning of the recovery in the subsector is noticed, with a growth of 136.5% over the same month last year and a total sum of 569,207 visitors, while spending, with 818 million, increased by more than 139%.
International tourists spend an average of 1,430 euros in the first eight months of the year, 11.7% more, at a rate of 151 euros per day (-0.76%), with an average duration of the trip of 9.5 days , 12.6% more.
Only in the month of August, the average expenditure of an international tourist is 1,437 euros (+ 1.42%), with 163 euros a day, 3.33% more and an average trip of 8.8 days (-1 , 85%).
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