Inbound tourism increases rapidly in Sweden

first_imgWith foreign tourists expected to spend a total of 115 billion kronor (13.3 billion) this year, tourism in Sweden is increasing rapidly.The forecast comes from tourism industry trade association Visita which hosted a conference recently. The Visita figures indicated that the number of overnight stays at Swedish hotels during the summer will increase by half a million.A forecast predicts the organisation that the number of overnight stays at Swedish hotels during the summer will increase by half a million, of which 175,000 will be foreign guests. During the three summer months hotels are expected to turnover some 6.3 billion kronor – an increase of 300 million kronor on the corresponding period of 2013.last_img