A lot of the state journey to go to household and associates

John Morais and Mariana Barbara Morais

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Nearly all of Espírito Santo residents traveled outdoors the state within the final yr with the principle goal of visiting household and associates.

That is proven by the continual nationwide pattern survey of households (Pnad Contínua) – tourism, revealed yesterday by the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE).

In 2021, of all journeys made to Espírito Santo for private causes – that’s, with out making an allowance for enterprise journeys – 45.9% have been made to go to family members and colleagues.

The proportion of vacationers from Espírito Santo who left the state just for relaxation is decrease: 36.6%. The nationwide common is the other, with 35% of Brazilians touring for enjoyable and 32% for household or associates.

The info thus present this attribute of capixaba “household tourism”: most of them go away Espírito Santo solely as a result of they’ve some connection outdoors.

That is mirrored in capixabas’ lodging outdoors the state: 45% lived with relations and solely 18% slept in lodges.

The IBGE survey additionally identified that 1.2 million state residents didn’t journey in 2021. The bulk (27%) mentioned they didn’t have cash to journey. One other 15% mentioned they did not want it, and 13% cited lack of time as the principle purpose.

IBGE analyst Flávia Vinhaes emphasised that the well being disaster through the pandemic with social distancing measures, the impossibility of flying and the concern of contagion was additionally an necessary think about limiting journey.

The nation’s tourism trade noticed a 41% drop in home and worldwide journey in 2021 in comparison with 2019, the pre-pandemic interval. “The outcomes one way or the other categorical the consequences of the pandemic. 2021 was worse for tourism in Brazil than 2020. The disaster deepened,” he emphasised. Flavia.

In 2019, earlier than covid-19 restrictions, the IBGE survey recognized 20.9 million home and worldwide in a single day journeys.

Two years later, in 2021, with the well being disaster already underway, the quantity dropped to 12.3 million. A 41% drop comes from this comparability.



Espírito Santo additionally gained “household tourism”. That is the case of American John Morais (40), who lives in New Jersey. He spends his holidays in Vitoria as a result of he’s married to Mariana Morais (47) from Espírito Santo, who has household within the capital. “He loves it and at all times asks to come back,” Mariana mentioned.

John has already visited Domingos Martins and Convento da Penha, however these are the seashores that entice essentially the most vacationers. “They’re very stunning, clear and arranged.

Vacationers spend a mean of 5 days within the state.

Espírito Santo was chosen by 2.3% of Brazilian vacationers who traveled in 2021. In line with Pnad Contínua – Turismo knowledge revealed yesterday by IBGE, they spent a mean of 5 nights in Espírito Santo.

Though Espírito Santo didn’t make the record of the ten most visited states within the nation, the lodge sector celebrated.

“The index (as we speak 2.3%) was already a lot decrease. We solely break this custom of touring to different locations like São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro. At this time, 7% of the state’s GDP comes from tourism. It’s the greatest common within the Southeast,” mentioned the president of the Brazilian Resort Trade Affiliation in Espírito Santo, Nerleo Caus.

Entrance to the monastery in Vila Velha

Entrance to the monastery in Vila Velha

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In line with the IBGE survey, São Paulo was essentially the most sought-after vacation spot for home journey, with 20% of vacationers concentrated. That is adopted by Minas Gerais (11%) and Bahia (9%).

Secretary of State for Tourism Fernando Rocha highlighted the expansion of the trade in Espírito Santo. “We had 123% development, we’re the third largest in Brazil, behind Ceará and Minas Gerais.”

Fernando mentioned sure measures are being taken to maintain that quantity rising, particularly on this post-pandemic second. “We take part in nationwide tourism gala’s and promote the state. One other occasion is the reception of journey companies. They return to their states and make journey packages to Espírito Santo”.

For the primary time, IBGE has collected knowledge on tourism expenditure. In 2021, the common complete price of journeys to Espírito Santo was R$1.1 million. São Paulo leads with R$1.8 billion. Spending per particular person within the state was R$179.00. On this indicator, the federal district leads, the place bills per particular person amounted to R$ 292.00.


– Steady Nationwide Family Pattern Survey (Pnad Contínua) – Tourism carried out by the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE).

– The goal was to quantify the flows of nationwide vacationers between totally different areas of the nation.

– The analysis takes under consideration the interval 2020-2021.

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– Espírito Santo was the vacation spot of two.3% of the home journeys analyzed within the nation.


– Vacationers spend a mean of 5.5 nights in Espírito Santo.


– The typical complete price of a visit to Espírito Santo was R$1,109.00



– 83.8% of state residents who traveled for private causes.

– 16.2% for skilled causes.

From touring for private causes:

– 45.9% occurred throughout household visits or occasions.

– 36.6% are solely in search of free time.

– 14.4% for medical remedy or medical session.


– 45.1% stayed with associates or family members.

– 18.0% stayed in lodges, resorts or residences.

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– 1.2 million inhabitants of the state didn’t journey in 2021.

– 27% mentioned that they had no cash.

– 15% mentioned they do not want

– 13% said lack of time.

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