In both 2016 and 2017, Multitrip.com carried out a travel survey among its customers to determine trends and preferences among Irish travelers. These results offer a unique insight into not only our own customers, but the sentiments of the Irish holiday market The following figures represent the results of this survey:

 

Fig 1. Participant Details:

Image of survey results including responses and gender age breakdown of responses

 

Fig 2. Number taking a holiday and number of holidays:

Image of survey results that give people who have taken a holiday and the number of holidays for each

 

Fig 3. Type of holiday taken:

An image of survey results that include the type of holiday people have taken i.e Sun or city break

 

Fig 4. Destinations that participants will visit:

An image of survey results that include the countries people have visited

 

Fig 5. Destinations that participants would not visit:

An image of survey results that include the countries people would not visit

 

Fig 6. Who will participants travel with and how long in advance will they book:

An image of survey results that include the people that participants traveled with and how long in advance they booked their trip

 

Fig 7. Holiday spend and Length

An image of survey results that includes the amount of money spent and length of holiday

 

Fig 8. Behavior while abroad

An image of survey results that includes certain behavior abroad and drinking patterns

 

Fig 9. Keeping your home safe while away:

An image of survey results that includes the number of people who have someone look after or live in their home while they are abroad

 

Fig 10. % that would leave a website review:

An image of survey results that includes the percentage of people who leave travel website reviews

 

Fig 11. Most important factors when buying insurance:

An image of survey results that includes the considerations people have when buying travel insurance

 

An image of a beach with palm trees and holiday goers relaxing on sunbeds. 61% of participants in our survey enjoyed a sun holiday this year