Publications

Title Date
Walking Tourism – Promoting Regional Development, Executive Summary Walking Tourism – Promoting Regional Development, Executive Summary
Walking tourism is now one of the most popular ways to experience a destination. It allows tourists to better engage with local people, nature and culture. It also meets the growing demand of travellers of outdoor activities in general, including when they travel. Walking tourism can be developed...
2019
Walking Tourism – Promoting Regional Development Walking Tourism – Promoting Regional Development
Walking tourism is now one of the most popular ways to experience a destination. It allows tourists to better engage with local people, nature and culture. It also meets the growing demand of travellers of outdoor activities in general, including when they travel. Walking tourism can be developed...
2019
UNWTO World Tourism Barometer and Statistical Annex, January 2019 UNWTO World Tourism Barometer and Statistical Annex, January 2019
2018: International tourist arrivals worldwide reach 1.4 billion two years ahead of forecasts International tourist arrivals (overnight visitors) worldwide increased 6% in 2018 to 1.4 billion, based on data reported by destinations around the world. Given the remarkable growth of international...
2019
Exploring Health Tourism – Executive Summary Exploring Health Tourism – Executive Summary
The ETC/UNWTO publication on Exploring Health Tourism aims to provide a better understanding of the growing segment of wellness and medical tourism. The study introduces the evolution of health-related tourism products and services from all around the world and provides insights into the current...
2018
Exploring Health Tourism Exploring Health Tourism
The ETC/UNWTO publication on Exploring Health Tourism aims to provide a better understanding of the growing segment of wellness and medical tourism. The study introduces the evolution of health-related tourism products and services from all around the world and provides insights into the current...
2018
Sustainable Mountain Tourism – Opportunities for Local Communities Sustainable Mountain Tourism – Opportunities for Local Communities
Recognizing the potential of mountain tourism for driving the socioeconomic growth and development of local communities, this publication presents a summary of the information generated at UNWTO’s mountain tourism events (i.e. World Congress on Snow and Mountain and Euro-Asian Mountain Tourism...
2018
Sustainable Mountain Tourism – Opportunities for Local Communities, Executive Su Sustainable Mountain Tourism – Opportunities for Local Communities, Executive Summary
Recognizing the potential of mountain tourism for driving the socioeconomic growth and development of local communities, this publication presents a summary of the information generated at UNWTO’s mountain tourism events (i.e. World Congress on Snow and Mountain and Euro-Asian Mountain Tourism...
2018
UNWTO World Tourism Barometer and Statistical Annex, November 2018 UNWTO World Tourism Barometer and Statistical Annex, November 2018
Continued healthy growth in international tourism in the first nine months of 2018 International tourist arrivals (overnight visitors) grew 5% in the first nine months of 2018 over the same period last year, reflecting a continued strong economic situation globally. The 5% growth consolidated the...
2018
UNWTO World Tourism Barometer and Statistical Annex, October 2018 UNWTO World Tourism Barometer and Statistical Annex, October 2018
International tourism maintains strong momentum in the first half of 2018 International tourist arrivals grew 6% in the first six months of 2018 compared to the same period last year, reflecting a continuation of the strong results of 2017 (+7%). All world regions enjoyed robust growth, fuelled by...
2018
The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Outbound Travel Market with Special Focus on The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Outbound Travel Market with Special Focus on Europe as a Tourism Destination
The ETC/UNWTO publication on The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Outbound Travel Market with Special Focus on Europe as a Tourism Destination provides a thorough analysis on the current and potential performance of the GCC outbound travel market, comprising six countries. The report also provides in...
2018