The following analysis shows the number of tourists that has arrived to Hungary in the last year in the respective quarters. According to the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC), tourism in Hungary accounted for 9.3 percent of the total GDP and 8.9 percent of total employment in the recent years. Hungary experienced travel and tourism since the Roman occupation which has brought improvements in transportation, economic growth, and a strong tradition of leisure tourism.
Hungary was the world's thirteenth most visited tourist destination country in 2002. Let's see how the statistics are in last year (2014 ). Clearly the 3rd term (summer) month are responsible for the peak of the tourism. Anybody who would like to take part in related business opportunities, should prepare for this term. Most tourists arrive by car and stay for a short period of time. As a result one-day-tourist are much more than longer ones. Besides it is true that it is not a place where one day is enough to see all the tourist attractions. And we can easily say that Hungary's tourist season is from April through October. July and August are the best tourist months. We monitor and analyse industry trends around Hungary, including in-depth data on market share and market size – from the big picture, qualitative analysis, to specific category data. Contact us if you are interested in more details.