In the summer, up to 4.5 million foreign tourists could arrive in the Czech Republic, up by 8 percent year-on-year, CzechTourism estimates. For the whole year, it expects 11 million visitors from abroad to stay in the Czech Republic.
Similarly, the number of domestic tourists has grown. Czechs’ interest in summer holidays in the Czech Republic has increased by a fifth this year. The greatest interest is in southern Bohemia and southern Moravia.
“With a favorable economic situation, we are seeing a noticeable increase in the quality of accommodation services and at the same time accommodation capacities. This year we record 20 percent more interest in summer terms than last year,” said Hotel manager Milan Petr.
Czech travelers attract more and more adventure tourism, they are interested in visiting castles and monuments, concerts in castles and the like.
Tourists are sought after by traditional historical sites under the auspices of UNESCO – Český Krumlov and Lednice.
The growing popularity of the Czech Republic as a safe destination was reflected in the development of inbound tourism. Visitors from abroad were 10.2 million, domestic tourists arrived at 9.9 million. Most foreigners came from Germany.