The Division has set a goal of welcoming greater than 24 million guests into the Emirate this 12 months. Abu Dhabi achieved 18 million guests in 2022, a 17 per cent enhance in customer numbers from the earlier 12 months. And several other new vacation spot choices, similar to SeaWorld Yas Island, Pixoul Gaming, Adrenark Journey and Snow Abu Dhabi, are incentivizing guests to return to the Emirate, mentioned Al Hosani.
DCT Abu Dhabi additionally confirmed the expansion of each leisure and MICE visitation, revealing that lodge occupancy charges for 2022 exceeded 70 per cent, surpassing the Center East common. That included a 24 per cent enhance in in a single day lodge visitors to 4.1 million in contrast with 2021, whereas the common length-of-stay per customer was three nights, leading to an 18 per cent year-on-year enhance in income per obtainable room in contrast with 2021. It welcomed greater than 600,000 MICE guests and hosted 1,210 occasions in 2022.
As a part of a strategic objective to foster a robust nationwide identification, DCT Abu Dhabi will proceed its mandate to advertise and disseminate Emirati heritage and cultural identification.