Collaboration with the European Union

European Union Tourism Trends

As part of the Enhancing the Understanding of European Tourism project, UNWTO's Tourism Market Trends Programme has created the European Union Short-Term Tourism Trends publication. Aimed at monitoring the short-term evolution of tourism trends in the European Union (EU-28), it will be periodically updated.

 

>> Download the report European Union Tourism Trends from e-Library (English) and see below the latest issue of UNWTO European Union Short-Term Tourism Trends as well as related news releases.

 

 

EU-28 Short-Term Tourism Trends Cover

About the Enhancing the Understanding of European Tourism Project

Enhancing the Understanding of European Tourism is a joint project by UNWTO and the Directorate-General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs of the European Commission (DG GROW). The project aims to improve the socio-economic knowledge of the tourism sector, enhance the understanding of European tourism and contribute towards economic growth, job creation, thus improving the competitiveness of the sector in Europe. The project includes four components:

1. Increased cooperation and capacity building in tourism statistics
2. Assessment of tourism market trends
3. Promotion of cultural tourism through the Western Silk Road
4. Promotion of sustainable, responsible, accessible and ethical tourism

 

The project is co-financed with COSME funds and will run until February 2018.