Welcome Home: Newfoundland and Labrador’s Travel Markets Outlook to 2026
The Conference Board of Canada, 12 pages,
May 27, 2022
This report contains a review of and outlook for tourism activity in Newfoundland and Labrador, assessing the impact on tourism of COVID-19 and the public health restrictions. It examines domestic as well as U.S. and overseas activities.
- Newfoundland and Labrador’s tourism industry will post a strong recovery over the near term. This is partly due to the government’s “Come Home 2022” initiative.
- Additional airline capacity will also help the province’s travel industry.
- Domestic business travel is on the mend. However, it won’t return to pre-pandemic levels through the medium term because of the ongoing popularity of online meetings.
- Because most visitors arrive by air, high gasoline prices may not hurt United States pleasure travel to Newfoundland and Labrador as much as for other provinces.
- The competitive value of the loonie should provide an incentive for Americans to visit Newfoundland and Labrador.
Table of Contents
Newfoundland and Labrador’s Snapshot
United States and Overseas