Dutch market growing in the Algarve

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Garvetur was present in another promotion action in Holland "vakantiebeurs Utrecht 2019 " In partnership with the Algarve Tourism Association.

Dutch market growing in the Algarve

In 2018, the market generated 32.8 million of tourist travel, with a growth of 3.8% and 25.7 billion euros in tourist spending abroad, with a growth of 5.9%.

The online tourism market recorded an increase of 11%.
Amsterdam and Eindhoven are the main tourist sources for Portugal.
In 2017, the market accounted for 519,000 guests, 2.4 million of overnight stays and 637 million euros of tourist revenues, indicators that recorded annual behaviors of-1.3%,-0.5% and + 8.8%, respectively.
In the dormant indicator, the Algarve is the main national destination of Dutch tourists visiting Portugal (60%), followed by the metropolitan area of Lisbon (15%) and Madeira (13%).
In the perspective of the destinations, the Netherlands is the 3rd market in the set of external demand for the Algarve and 4th for the Azores and Madeira

For those who visited Vakantiebeurs, itwas an inspiring way to discover more about other countries, cultures, indigenous peoples, cuisine, music, dance and entertainment. Visitors collected information,
inspired and booked their vacations as a result of a special offer.
Countries, tour operators, campsites and travel agencies have promoted their holiday destinations and accommodation for consumers interested in travelling.


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