Friday August 14, 2020

Tourism Ireland to target mainland Europe and North America

This year is set to be the best ever for tourism as Ireland attracts 10.5 million visitors

28th November, 2016
A surfer on the Wild Atlantic Way Pic: Ireland's Content Pool

Tourism Ireland has launched details of its plans to promote the island of Ireland overseas next year as it aims to build on the success of 2016. The following are the key points from the launch:

- This year is set to be the best year ever for Irish tourism with 10.5 million visitors, an 11 per cent increase on 2015

- Overseas visitors generated revenue of €5.4 billion, a 10 per cent increase on last year

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly



Unlimited Access for 2 Years

This product does not auto-renew

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

In Kildare, many are grateful that the lockdown isn’t a return to square one, but there is anger that actions weren’t taken to prevent it in the first place

Barry J Whyte | 5 days ago

Conservation group calls for effective regulation as multinationals increase use of on-site gas plants to generate electricity

Killian Woods | 2 weeks ago

As the online debate on trans issues remains heated, those affected by them in the real world are calling for more support, space and understanding. But are their voices being heard?

Colin Murphy | 1 month ago