A complete of three.14 million worldwide vacationers visited Dubai within the first two months of the yr, up 90,000 on the determine of three.05 million from 2018.
In line with information from the Dubai Division of Tourism & Commerce Advertising and marketing, the quantity marked a continuation of a pattern that noticed 3.01 million visits in January and February in 2017 and a couple of.68 million in 2016, respectively.
Visitors proceed to flock to points of interest such because the Palm Jumeirah and Burj Khalifa, whereas a bunch of recent accommodations have joined the market in current months.
Western Europe topped the supply of international guests at 22 per cent of the whole, with the GCC subsequent at 18 per cent and south-east Asia at 17 per cent.
Of particular person international locations, India was the first supply of company at 386,000, a drop of 9 per cent over the identical interval final yr, whereas the variety of guests from the UK rose 4 per cent, these from Germany elevated 11 per cent and from the US the quantity was up 4 per cent.
The typical occupancy fee for resort institutions within the interval got here in at 84 per cent, in contrast with 87 per cent final yr.
Income per obtainable room was Dh432 within the January to February interval, down from Dh501 final yr, whereas the typical every day room fee was Dh513 in comparison with Dh574 in 2018.