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OYO Travelopedia 2022: The Hotel Booking Trend Has Changed! Hotels Booking Increased For Pilgrimage With Small Towns

OYO Report: 2022 has witnessed a change in the hotel industry trend. Last year, the maximum increase in the booking of hotel rooms has been registered in small cities. The reason for this is that people now want to spend time in quiet areas away from congested cities. Along with this, people are now turning to small towns for pilgrimage. Business travel has the biggest contribution to maintaining the kingship of big cities.

According to the annual statistics of hospitality and travel tech company OYO (OYO), Uttar Pradesh has gone ahead in terms of hotel bookings in 2022. The maximum number of people had booked hotels here. Small towns of Uttar Pradesh were also at the forefront of booking. According to the report of OYO, the small cities of the country where there has been a sudden jump in the booking of hotel rooms include Hathras in Uttar Pradesh, Srinagar in Uttarakhand, Sasaram in Bihar, Karaikudi in Tamil Nadu and Tenali in Andhra Pradesh.

Demand For Business Travel In Big Cities

According to OYO Travelopedia-2022 (OYO Travelopedia 2022), Hyderabad, Delhi, Bengaluru, Kolkata, and Chennai have been on top in India in terms of business travel. According to OYO, in 2022, on June 4, the highest number of bookings were seen across the country. According to Oyo, Jaipur, Goa, Kochi, Varanasi, and Visakhapatnam remained the preferred holiday destinations in the cities where tourists booked the maximum number of rooms in 2022.

The Number Of People Going To Varanasi Increased

In terms of pilgrimage, the maximum number of devotees reached Varanasi, due to which booking in hotels has increased there. The major reason for this is believed to be the construction of the Kashi Vishwanath Corridor. Tirupati, Puri, Amritsar, and Haridwar are the places for pilgrimage after Varanasi. International trends have also been mentioned in detail in this report on Oyo. It has been told that the Luxembourg province of Belgium has emerged as the favorite tourist destination of Europe. Most of the bookings on the Oyo Vacation Homes platform are from Denmark.

There Was A Boom In Air Traffic This Year

Airlines have benefited a lot from the increase in passenger traffic and fares this year. While 2 lakh passengers were traveling on flights daily in January this year, by December, the number of tourists has increased to 4.2 lakhs per day. In this too, on December 24, a day before Christmas, the number of flights and passengers left behind the daily average of the pre-Covid year i.e. 2019. In 2019, when 2900 flights and 4 lakh passengers traveled daily, on December 24, 2904, flights and 4,35,500 passengers left this average behind.