Portugal forecast one of biggest drops in tourism in Europe

in News · 27-04-2020 10:00:00 · 2 Comments

Portugal is one of the European countries where international tourism is expected to drop the most this year due to the Coronavirus pandemic

According to a study by Oxford Economics, a 40% drop in the number of visitors is forecast for Portugal, only surpassed by Spain and Italy.

According to the study by this British consultant on the impacts of covid-19 on European tourism, Portugal should see seven million fewer international visitors this year, compared to 2019.


Perhaps the tourism board of Portugal should promote the Azores and Madeira as possible alternatives for those who may not want to vacation on the continent.

By Marc J. Moniz from USA on 28-04-2020 03:35

The headline has a misspelt word: should be tourism…

By Michael Hulten from Lisbon on 27-04-2020 11:11
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