The Dubai Department of Economy and Tourism has said that 3.1 million foreign tourists visited Dubai between January and February 2023.
In 2022, there were 2.19 million tourists during January and February. The growth rate was recorded at 41.5 percent.
According to Emirates Daily, the Dubai Department of Economy and Tourism said in a statement that “Dubai has set new records in terms of the total number of tourists compared to 2022.”
The department says that at the end of February 2023, the number of hotel rooms in Dubai will have increased to more than 148,400. This number is 813 hotel rooms.
“In 2022, at the end of February, the number of rooms in 759 hotels in Dubai was one hundred and thirty-nine thousand.”
It should be noted that after doubling the number of passengers last year, Dubai Airport will welcome 78 million passengers in 2023.
According to Arab News, 66 million passengers used Dubai Airport in 2022, an increase of 127%.
Paul Griffiths, CEO of Dubai Airports, says that Dubai is hosting major events this year, including the Dubai Air Show and the United Nations Climate Change Conference, and is looking forward to welcoming 78 million passengers to Dubai Airport. Repentance has been predicted.