North Americans accounted for 29.7% of all Tahiti visitors for July 2013. Year to date, North America is up 3.4 %.
Total North American arrivals for the month of July 2013 alone were 5,132, a + 7 % increase or + 334 visitors more than July 2012.
Land arrivals excluding VFR (visiting friends and relatives) for the same month were 3,909 passengers total, a + 3.9 % increase or + 145 passengers over July 2012.
The cruise passenger arrivals were 995, a + 40.3 % increase or + 286 visitors more than July 2012.
Total North American “paid room nights” for July 2013 increased to 39,251, a + 5.6% increase or + 2,096 “paid room nights” over July 2012.
Below is a chart highlighting the increase in number of “paid room nights” from January through July since 2007!
For the first seven months of the year, the United States delivered 31,835 visitors, while Canada delivered 4,482 visitors, and Mexico delivered 543 visitors, for a total of 36,860 visitors and accounted for 38.6 % of the tourist arrivals in French Polynesia.