Bookings in the Balearics up 13% in one week

Tourist reservations in the Balearic Islands have increased by 13% last week compared to compared to the previous one, according to the TravelgateX platform, whose data indicates that they have increased by 548% compared to the same week last year, although they remain 25.5% lower than in 2019, before the pandemic.

10.25% of tourism bookings made through TravelgateX were for the Balearic Islandsthe fifth destination of the week from February 1 to 7behind Andalusia (21.7% of reservations), the Canary Islands (20.8%), Catalonia (13.1%) and Valencia (11%).

The majority of bookings through TravelgateX are for 2-5 day stays, with 46.8% of the total. Couples represent 45.6% of reservations and 24.9% are made by singles.

Regarding the length of advance booking, 28.8% booked more than 90 days before the trip; 13.9% booked between 15 and 30 days and 10.6% between 4 and 7 days before the trip; corn 9.5% reserved only the day before.

Domestic tourism predominates: among the main nationalities that have made reservations in Spain in the last 7 days via Travelgate, Spaniards have achieved 66.2%, followed by the English, with 16.2% and far behind the Portuguese, with 2.4% and Italians with 2.1% of bookings.