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People make Glasgow

Glasgow & Clyde Valley boasts a buzzing city, fantastic attractions, lush countryside and some of the world’s friendliest people - encompassing much of Scotland’s charm and character in one region.

Find out more about the region’s tourism with this comprehensive selection of research and insights we’ve put together for you.

Greater Glasgow and Clyde Valley Factsheet 2019

Published December 2020

This report provides a summary of statistics on tourism in Greater Glasgow and the Clyde Valley. It gathers information from a suite of tourism monitors, national statistics and commissioned research.

Fast facts for 2019

3.1 million

overnight visits

29.7 million

day visits

10.9 million


£2.2 billion


Scotland Visitor Survey 2015 and 2016 - Glasgow City summary

Published April 2017

Scotland Visitor Survey 2015 and 2016 - Greater Glasgow & The Clyde Valley summary

Published April 2017

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