4.5.3.2. The main indicators (number of trips, length of stay and spending) of inbound trips to Hungary by main motivation of the trip (changed motivational classification)*(2/2)

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Purpose of travel 2019
Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q1–Q4
Number of trips, thousands
Same-day trips
Personal trips 7 970 9 716 15 086
Of which:
Holidays, leisure and recreation 1 215 1 432 1 759
Of which:
Recreation (water based, mountain, rural) 32a 67 185
Round trip, cruise ship 637 601 739
Wellness 86 119 195
Visiting friends and relatives 569 547 585
Studies 142 99 40
Health care 394 478 676
Religious purpose 25a 26a 46
Shopping 2 590 2 610 2 925
Transit 2 833 4 192 8 709
Other personal trips 203 332 346
Business, conference, cross border trading 396 456 437
Working 456 448 436
Total 8 822 10 619 15 960
Multi-day trips
Personal trips 2 718 3 534 5 187
Of which:
Holidays, leisure and recreation 1 657 2 439 3 742
Of which:
Recreation (water based, mountain, rural) 323 473 1 225
Round trip, cruise ship 872 1 245 1 488
Wellness 98 142 232
Visiting friends and relatives 600 545 817
Studies 25 25 11a
Health care 140 138 171
Religious purpose 9a 2a 10a
Shopping 35a 37a 46a
Transit 228 310 375
Other personal trips 22a 38 16a
Business, conference, cross border trading 359 305 314
Working 256 229 281
Total 3 333 4 068 5 782
Total length of stay of inbound trips, thousand days
Same-day trips
Personal trips 7 970 9 716 15 086
Of which:
Holidays, leisure and recreation 1 215 1 432 1 759
Of which:
Recreation (water based, mountain, rural) 32 67 185
Round trip, cruise ship 637 601 739
Wellness 86 119 195
Visiting friends and relatives 569 547 585
Studies 142 99 40
Health care 394 478 676
Religious purpose 25a 26a 46
Shopping 2 590 2 610 2 925
Transit 2 833 4 192 8 709
Other personal trips 203 332 346
Business, conference, cross border trading 396 456 437
Working 456 448 436
Total 8 822 10 619 15 960
Multi-day trips
Personal trips 14 578 19 207 32 582
Of which:
Holidays, leisure and recreation 8 089 12 895 23 423
Of which:
Recreation (water based, mountain, rural) 1 950 3 368 10 715
Round trip, cruise ship 4 127 6 019 7 416
Wellness 474 769 1 646
Visiting friends and relatives 3 615 3 443 6 192
Studies 1 183 661 235a
Health care 1 055 1 253 1 708
Religious purpose 54a 8a 72a
Shopping 79a 177a 139a
Transit 457 627 750
Other personal trips 45a 143 65a
Business, conference, cross border trading 1 190 1 159 1 223
Working 1 288 1 333 1 963
Total 17 056 21 699 35 768
Spending of inbound trips, million HUF
Same-day trips
Personal trips 101 737 123 044 173 985
Of which:
Holidays, leisure and recreation 9 295 10 422 13 820
Of which:
Recreation (water based, mountain, rural) 155a 740 2 406
Round trip, cruise ship 4 631 4 526 5 572
Wellness 1 452 1 205 1 880
Visiting friends and relatives 3 555 4 128 3 768
Studies 216 183 74
Health care 16 508 21 315 28 458
Religious purpose 59a 107a 204
Shopping 45 751 45 865 62 516
Transit 25 120 37 719 62 795
Other personal trips 1 233 3 306 2 351
Business, conference, cross border trading 23 684 22 048 16 930
Working 1 513 1 434 1 350
Total 126 934 146 526 192 265
Multi-day trips
Personal trips 229 864 363 594 584 560
Of which:
Holidays, leisure and recreation 172 224 294 053 480 562
Of which:
Recreation (water based, mountain, rural) 31 589 56 861 140 911
Round trip, cruise ship 108 213 165 300 215 805
Wellness 7 118 12 911 29 627
Visiting friends and relatives 31 671 38 856 68 650
Studies 5 488 4 601 2 079
Health care 14 397 16 345 23 351
Religious purpose 1 198a 76a 1 751
Shopping 1 047a 1 982a 1 813
Transit 3 384 5 843 5 835
Other personal trips 454a 1 838 520
Business, conference, cross border trading 35 207 35 399 40 591
Working 13 314 13 476 17 441
Total 278 385 412 469 642 592
*Number of foreign visitors, exluding lorry-drivers.  aThe accuracy of the estimate is not reliable. 

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