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, despite rising Corona numbers, Lockdowns in Austria and recently weak demand, the confidence of German tour operators is unbroken after two crisis years. "We expect a low-demand summer 2022," said Ingo Burmester, the Tourism Central Europe Ready on Wednesday.
also industry Prime TUI goes off a strong summer business and looks the pre-crisis level in sight. Confident special travel providers are also visible.
Germany's second largest travel group of tourism currently expects no sustainable braking effects due to the pointed corona location. Although the booking inputs have been slightly weakened for several days. "People are currently waiting," Burmester reported. "Our reservation systems once seem like a seismograph."
In two years, the United Kingdom lost 80% of its tourists
© Izusek / Getty Images The end-of-year scenario provides for a total of 7.7 million visits for 2021 in the United Kingdom. Between the Pandemic of Covid-19, Brexit and Food Shortages, the United Kingdom is struggling to attract foreign tourists. In two years, the number of visitors has dropped by 80%. The country is an isolated case in Europe, where tourism growth is returned on the rise this year, and even in the world. In 2021, tourists deserted the United Kingdom.
demand-resisted summer expects
"The phase of restraint will be short," shows the manager confident. The booking inputs of the last weeks would have shown clearly that the journey of travel was unbroken. "We reckon with a low-demand summer 2022 and hope that he reaches the pre-crisis level again."
Many goals were burmester before tightening the infection situation than at the same time before corona. "We expect a return of booking standardality and a very positive entrance from April," said the manager. "I go from big catching effects, I see in particular late summer and in winter." The full year, the pre-crisis level is not quite, but almost. "also TUI is optimistic
Industryprimus TUI assumes that next summer" In whole or nearly "the pre-crisis level from 2019 is in sight. "We are optimistic that we can return to the normality next year," said Tui-Germany-boss Stefan Straist at the beginning of the week. Especially for Mediterranean goals in Spain, Turkey or Greece, "All what we see in advance bookings is very encouraging".
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The Corona Crisis with Timely Lockdowns, Travel Restrictions and Travel Warnings hit tourism hard. At a total of about 24 billion euros, the travel association DRV estimates the sales failure of travel agencies and organizers since the beginning of the pandemic in the spring of 2020. "We introduce ourselves to another difficult year," even if the light will be lighter at the end of the tunnel, Drv President Norbert Fiebig at the end of October. From his view, the industry is likely to reach the pre-crisis level at the earliest only 2023 in about it."Customer Traditionally Pronounced"
The signs seem to be on recovery. For example, Christoph leader, managing director of the organizer specialized in round and group travel organizers Leitner Travel of a very robust booking situation for 2022. In view of the current development, demand had a slightly weakened. "But from the experiences of the last 18 months we know that this will also be a shift in the bookings, as the travel request is very pronounced of our customers." The organizer, which offers currently travel only for vaccinated and geneses (2G) As other providers find a trend towards higher quality products.
of the long-distance travel specialist and organizers of small groups travel, Chameleon, according to their own statements, has hitherto about 40 percent of the bookings of the pre-crisis year 2019 for the tourist year in the books. "We are very confident for 2022," said company's boss Ingo read. (dpa)
Fear of Omikron: The tour of travel can be returned to .
the new bookings. This is due to the rising corona numbers and the new variant. Whoever flies to Germany from South Africa must be quarantined. © Photo: DPA / Xin-Hua Departure at Cape Town Airport: Many tourists want to go away. actually Europe's largest tour operator wanted to pop the corks. After 20 months pause, on Tuesday, a TUI cruise ship in Cape Town restarted again for the first time. But instead of party mood is afraid of the highly contagious Omikron Corona variant in South Africa.