From January to January, the number of tourists in the metropolis fell by almost seven hundred percent compared to the same period last year. Out of less than six million visitors, almost two million people came to Prague this year. According to Czech tourists, the bag has doubled in this month.
The camp of the capital city of Prague at home also contributed to this. Not more than a hundred Prague hotels took part in it. The tourist who slept in the hotel received a subsidized voucher from the city for visiting cultural and other social facilities.
We evaluate the program very positively not only for us, but also for the Association of Hotels and Restaurants or the Confederation of Trade and Tourism, says Klra Mal, speaking Prague City Tourism.
During the summer months of this year, Prague recorded an hundred percent increase in domestic guests compared to 2019, he adds.
In addition to them, they also drank a neighbor
Thanks to the loosened restrictions, the decline in tourism to 67 percent was reduced in the summer. According to the Czech Statistical Council (S), almost 750,000 tourists came to the metropolis during the third quarter of the year, ie from July to March.
it was mainly about the tourist house, which was 316 thousand, but also about Germans, Poles and Slovaks. According to the home of tourism, it has risen sharply this year, to twenty-two percent compared to the usual fifteen.
The current situation is deplorable. There are at least 450 hotels in Prague.
Viliam Sivek president of the esk union of tourism
According to councilor Hana Tetkov (Prague reindeer), who was responsible for tourism, the camp itself saw seven hundred and ten thousand people.
The most important ones were families with children, singing two and three nights in these hotels. The most popular destinations were Prask Zoo, Prask Castle, Petnsk Lookout Tower. The Planetrium Prague also recorded a record volume, describes Tetkov.
Now, as part of the campaign, the magistrate will pay about eight million crowns to six municipal contributory organizations. In public, the councilors approved that, as compensation for vouchers for tourists, the zoo received, for example, three million crowns, the Museum of the Capital City of Prague gave them millions and a million fields of botanical gardens.
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Kampa magistrt extended and by the end of the year with the fact that it was spn. Due to current anti-coronavirus measures, the voucher cannot be used yet. And the question is whether by the end of the year hotels, museums and services will open at all.
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Let’s see how the situation will be in December. It is possible that we will be relaxed and we will be able to lure people to Prague at least to the chopped atmosphere, says Tetkov.
The decline in tourism should be liquidated especially for hotels, which due to the destruction of holiday stays do not have a dark demand. They can only accommodate guests who need a cashier for work, or people in quarantine and isolation.
The current situation is deplorable. Of the accommodation facilities, there are at least 450 hotels in Prague, according to the president of the Czech Tourism Union, Viliam Sivek, who is also the owner of Sivek Hotels. Z pti hotel mm ti zaven. We have one and two rooms occupied, according to Sivek’s own experience.
According to Radka Telykov from the Pomhme hotelirm ada project, the hotel will not be able to overcome the decline in tourism and will not reopen.
Avoid Prague from the crowd. Hotels and streets are empty: