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Active Holidays Worldwide - June 2017

“Active travel is the best way to connect with the world and with nature. The great outdoors are at the heart of active travel, and taking time out to be amongst nature and appreciate the world around us is the perfect recipe for a rewarding travel experience.”

Jessica Kelly, Senior Tourism Analyst

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Table of contents

  1. Introduction

    • Data Sources

      • Overview

        • Active holidays within the global travel and tourism industry
          • Figure 1: International arrivals worldwide, 2010-17
          • Figure 2: International tourism receipts worldwide, 2011-17
        • Health and longevity
          • Figure 3: Life expectancy at birth, in selected countries*, 1974-2014
          • Figure 4: Mid-year population estimates, by broad age groups, worldwide, 2010-50
        • Active lifestyles
          • Figure 5: Health clubs: retail market volume, selected countries, 2007-20
      • What is an Active Holiday?

          • Who takes an active holiday?
            • Travelling companions
              • Solos
                • Couples
                  • Families
                    • Groups
                      • Travellers of all ages
                        • Swing generation
                          • Baby Boomers/Empty Nesters
                            • Generation X
                              • Millennials
                                • Generation Z
                                  • Nationality
                                    • Figure 6: Top 10 outbound tourism markets, by expenditure*, 2014-17
                                    • Figure 7: International departures from the top 10 outbound tourism markets*, 2014-17
                                • Why Take an Active Holiday?

                                    • Figure 8: Reasons for taking activity & adventure holidays, August 2015
                                • Attitudes to Active Holidays in Leading Outbound Markets

                                  • Chinese travellers and active holidays
                                    • Industry insight
                                      • US travellers and active holidays
                                        • Figure 9: Participation in leisure-time aerobic & muscle-strengthening activities that meet the 2008 federal physical activity guidelines* among adults aged 18 & over, by selected characteristics – US, 2015
                                      • UK travellers and active holidays
                                        • Figure 10: Time spent on health-enhancing (non-work-related) aerobic physical activity, UK & Germany, 2014
                                        • Figure 11: Adults (aged 16+) who have taken part in sport & physical activity at least twice in the last 28 days, November 2015-November 2016
                                        • Figure 12: Participation in domestic activity holidays over the past 12 months, August 2015
                                        • Figure 13: Participation in overseas activity holidays over the past 12 months, August 2015
                                      • German travellers and active holidays
                                      • Leading Activities

                                          • Figure 14: Participation at least twice a month among adults aged 16+ in England, most popular 25 sports activities, November 2015-November 2016
                                          • Figure 15: Leading types of active holidays, 2017
                                        • Walking holidays
                                          • Cycling holidays
                                            • Figure 16: Some long-distance cycling routes worldwide, 2017
                                          • Multi-activity holidays
                                            • Winter sports
                                              • Sports and sports coaching
                                                • Wellness
                                                  • Watersports
                                                    • Adventure sports
                                                      • Industry insight: boot camp
                                                      • Some Key Destinations

                                                        • Asia and the Pacific
                                                          • Figure 17: International arrivals, Asia & the Pacific, 2010-17
                                                          • Figure 18: Adventure Tourism Development Index rankings, Asia & the Pacific, by country, 2015
                                                          • Figure 19: Selected active holidays in Asia & the Pacific, 2017
                                                        • Africa
                                                          • Figure 20: International arrivals to Africa, 2010-17
                                                          • Figure 21: Adventure Tourism Development Index rankings, Africa, by country, 2015
                                                          • Figure 22: Selected active holidays in Africa, 2017
                                                        • Americas
                                                          • Figure 23: International arrivals, Americas, 2010-17
                                                          • Figure 24: Adventure Tourism Development Index rankings, Americas, by country, 2015
                                                          • Figure 25: Selected active holidays in the Americas, 2017
                                                        • Europe
                                                          • Figure 26: International arrivals, Europe, 2010-17
                                                          • Figure 27: Adventure Tourism Development Index rankings, Europe 2015
                                                          • Figure 28: Selected active holidays in Europe, 2017
                                                        • Middle East
                                                          • Figure 29: International arrivals, Middle East, 2010-17
                                                          • Figure 30: Adventure Tourism Development Index rankings, Middle East 2015
                                                          • Figure 31: Selected active holidays in the Middle East, 2017
                                                      • Active Holidays and Technology

                                                          • Figure 32: Subscribers to broadband services & 3G services: volume, 2011-17
                                                          • Figure 33: PCs – Tablets & eReaders: volume, 2011-17
                                                          • Figure 34: Mobile/cell-phone handsets: volume, 2011-17
                                                      • Key Trends

                                                        • Package holidays
                                                          • Independent travel
                                                            • Inclusive activities
                                                              • Self-guided
                                                                • Industry insight
                                                                  • Escorted tours
                                                                    • Industry insight
                                                                      • Family active holidays
                                                                        • Active holidays for over-50s
                                                                        • What Next?

                                                                          • An expanding market
                                                                            • Increased diversity
                                                                              • Some emerging destinations
                                                                                • The role of technology

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                                                                                Active Holidays Worldwide - June 2017

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