Tourism Trends

Tourism Trends

The start of a new year is a great time to look towards the future. What’s happening and what’s changing? What are the most relevant trends and which ones are worth following?

The travel industry is thriving after the pandemic and exciting trends and developments are on the way. In this article you’ll find a selection of 8 trends that we believe are here to stay and are worth tapping into as a travel business.

Industry players need to be realistic and recognise that post-pandemic recovery of the sector has not been rapid, nor has it progressed according to plan. We are at risk of not achieving a full rebound by the end of 2024. There have been a number of stumbling blocks which need to be urgently addressed:

Total foreign tourism arrivals can be divided into two broad categories for tourists, viz Tourists from the rest of Africa and Overseas tourists.

Although faring better than overseas markets, African tourists are still lagging – being 7% behind 2019 and 8% behind 2018 arrivals for the first 2 months of the year.

Read report below:

Tourism Reports 2024