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Polska



Inbound in 2009

 

Total number of visits and tourist arrivals

On the basis of surveys by Institute of Tourism the figures for the whole 2009 year are:
53.8 million arrivals (by 10% less than in 2008 r.), including about 11.9 million tourist arrivals (by 8% less).


source: Estimated by Institute of Tourism


 

Results from our survey of tourists who came to Poland in 2009

Main purpose of visit

  All tourists Germany EU15 (without Germany) EU12 Russia, Belarus, Ukraine Main Overseas

source: Institute of Tourism surveys, carried out in 2009

Holidays, leisure 25 33 33 13 6 33
Business 27 21 28 31 34 21
VFR 18 20 20 14 14 33
Transit 8 5 3 20 12 3
Shopping 8 7 3 2 20 0
Other purposes 14 14 13 20 14 10

 

How a way to travel differentiates purposes of the stay

 

Length of stay (nights)

  All tourists Germany EU15 (without Germany) EU12 Russia, Belarus, Ukraine Main Overseas

source: Institute of Tourism surveys, carried out in 2009

1 to 3 nights 59 51 39 89 91 12
4 to 7 nights 27 35 42 8 7 21
8 to 28 nights 13 14 19 3 2 61
More 1 0 0 0 0 6
Average number of nights 4.2 4.4 5.4 1.9 1.9 11.7

 

Organisation of the trip

  All tourists Germany EU15 (without Germany) EU12 Russia, Belarus, Ukraine Main Overseas

source: Institute of Tourism surveys, carried out in 2009

Package 13 14 21 5 5 23
Some services purchased 10 12 14 5 2 24
Reservation, booking only 10 12 14 10 1 6
Independent - self organised 67 62 51 80 92 47

 

How a way to travel differentiates organisation of the trip

 

Accommodation type

  All tourists Germany EU15 (without Germany) EU12 Russia, Belarus, Ukraine Main Overseas

source: Institute of Tourism surveys, carried out in 2009

Hotels, motels etc. 49 50 59 50 33 48
Family or friends' flats 23 21 23 17 31 38
Boarding houses 10 15 10 7 2 6
Rented rooms 6 7 5 3 7 4
Other accommodation 12 7 3 23 27 4

 

How a way to travel differentiates type of accommodation

 

Visited voivodships

source: Institute of Tourism surveys, carried out in 2009

 


Tourists' Expenditures in 2009, USD (updated)

Per trip

Per day



By purpose of visit

source: Institute of Tourism surveys, carried out in 2009



By accommodation

source: Institute of Tourism surveys, carried out in 2009



Structure of tourists' expenditures

source: Institute of Tourism surveys, carried out in 2009



One-day Visitors' Expenditures (USD)

Per trip

source: Institute of Tourism surveys, carried out in 2009



Structure of One-day Visitors' expenditures

source: Institute of Tourism surveys, carried out in 2009

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