Beyond the wall of the five million of visitors from outside. That figure is the number of international arrivals in Berlin, which broke every previous record in 2016.
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As well as overnight stays, which exceeded 31 million, up 2.7% on the previous year. So, arrivals are up, international arrivals are huge up and overnight stays are exceeding every prevision.
Great Britain, United States and Spain are the first three markets that pushing the tourism in Berlin, while domestic tourism contributes for a share of 54.4% over the total overnight stays.
“We are considered a worldwide model for the success of our Tourism industry”, comments Ramona Pop, head of the Senate Department for Economics, Energy and Public Enterprises. “A success owing to our creativity, to the culture of acceptance that there and the hard work of hotels and other partners in the tourism sector.”
“Berlin”, continues Burkhard Kieker, CEO of visitBERLIN, “has managed to say how one of the first three European destinations in a difficult international context. For maintaining our success we must now improve the links for intercontinental visitors“.
The Berlin city type visitor is a 39 years old and remains in Berlin for average 2.8 days. Aren’t you the same?