Dubai Welcomes 4.1 Million Overnight Visitors in Q1 2016, Up 5.1% Year on Year
25 April, 2016
Dubai welcomed 4.1 million overnight visitors in the first three months of 2016, a 5.1% increase over the same period last year, backed by strong double-digit growth from its top two proximity markets, the GCC and India, according to figures released by Dubai Tourism. The GCC continued to be the destination’s leading feeder region, delivering 25% of all overnight visitation to Dubai in the first quarter. Visitors from Saudi Arabia grew 14% to 476,000 from January to March in 2016, making it the number one source country.