Chinese tourists are expected to visit the United Kingdom

In some Asian countries such as Vietnam, Korea or China, Lunar New Year is coming, which will happen on February 5th 2019. This encourages a large number of people travelling abroad.

This year, UK saw an increasing flight bookings from China to this country, compared to that in 2018.

Facts and figures

According to VisitBritain, the national tourism agency, responsible for marketing Britain worldwide and developing Britain’s visitor economy, there are more than 480,000 visitors from China to this nation. This number is up 43 percent from 2017.

Chinese tourists spend a total of over £1 billion this year on travelling and discovering the UK

Chinese people are likely to visit the United Kingdom because this country has a lot of urban attractions as well as vibrant cities. Thus, these visitors spend a lot of money on Britain. Knowing that, many investors sign deals to develop luxury hotels to serve those lucrative- income customers. For example, Oyo built over 5000 hotels, providing 260,000 rooms for customers.

Now, Chinese travellers do not to  worry about their accommodations whenever they come to vist the United Kingdom thanks to the large availability of hotels in this nation

VisitBritain Director Patricia Yates stated that their ambition was to become the most popular destinations for tourists over the globe. Therefore, they were looking forward to bookings coming from China, the most valuable outbound market in the world.

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VisitBritain aims at world- class experience for Chinese visitors as China is such asn extremely important market for them/ Ph: express.co.uk

In brief, the United Kingdom is trying so hard in order to boost the large number of Chinese tourists to this nation. With all the effort it has created, VisitBritain will definitely attract more and more tourists not only in China but also in other countries to visit the UK in the upcoming years.


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