The number of so-called ‘early vacationers’ who take an early summer vacation avoiding the summer vacation season, July-August, is expected to increase this year. It is interpreted that the number of ‘smart consumers’ who want to reduce costs and토토사이트 enjoy travel with less hassle is increasing.
According to the Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) on the 22nd, the number of departures in June, which was considered an off-season, has increased by 12.7% annually over the past five years.
This far exceeds the average annual growth rate of 8.3% over the same period. It was higher than the increase rate in July (9.5%) and August (5.8%), which are typical peak seasons. This phenomenon also appeared in a survey conducted
by Jeju Air through its social media ( SNS ).
Among respondents planning a summer vacation this year, 42% said they plan to take a vacation in May, June, September, and October, avoiding the peak season of July and August. In particular, half of the respondents who said they would go on vacation to avoid the peak season cited “high travel costs during the summer peak season (July-August)” as the reason.
The aviation industry predicted that a similar trend would continue this year, in line with China’s reopening (resumption of economic activities) and increased demand for air travel and a trend toward reasonable consumption.
An official from Jeju Air said, “As the economy continues to stagnate, a similar trend is expected to continue this year. did.