Dubai enjoys flourishing tourism from neighbors
(MENAFN) Dubai’s tourism sector flourishing throughout the Eid Al-Fitr holiday as it welcomed 171,330 visitors from its neighboring GCC nations.
Statistics the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) issued revealed that Saudi guests accounted for 43,500 of the total number of GCC guests.
According to the DTCM, travelers from the GCC to Dubai amounted for 17 percent, or 1.2 million, of the overall number of tourism arrivals during the period.
From January to March 2019, Dubai welcomed 1.22 million Arab visitors from the 921,000 tourists during the same period last year.