Survey explores economic conditions for all sectors of Scottish tourism

All businesses involved in Scotland's tourism industry are being asked to take part in a comprehensive study of current economic conditions. Launched recently by the Scottish Tourism Alliance (STA), the in-depth survey of challenges and opportunities for all industry [...]

2021 visitor figures highlight the pandemic’s ongoing impact

Headline figures for our annual Scottish Visitor Attractions Monitor, produced for ASVA by Glasgow Caledonian University’s Moffat Centre for Travel & Tourism Business Development, have been shared today.Overall, last year’s visitor numbers were down over[...]

Face coverings to remain mandatory in indoor attractions until April

In her latest COVID update to the Scottish Parliament yesterday (Tuesday, 15 March), First Minister Nicola Sturgeon announced that the laws on wearing face coverings in Scotland will not now be lifted next week on 21 March, as had been planned. People will be required to [...]

ALVA shares results of its latest visitor sentiment research

Our sister organisation, ALVA - the Association of Leading Visitor Attractions - has just shared with ASVA the findings of its most recent research into visitor sentiment across the UK. Undertaken for ALVA by consultancy Decision House, this latest research wave was carried[...]