Virtual Tours increase time spent on websites by up to 10%
Hotel pages with a virtual tour get 87% more views than those without
WIth a huge uptake in virtual tours, VR is rapidly becoming table stakes in tourism marketing, Listings with a virtual tour typically command more clicks and more views than those that have not embraced the trend that Gecko Digital has been pioneering.
Google Virtual Tours influence a 16% growth in Google Search & Map Apprearances
A more engaged audience means viewers on your site stay for longer with reduced bounce rates and more bookings.
65% of people prefer booking with a virtual tour
Virtual Tours for hotels have become such an integral part of the booking process and are now starting to take center-stage in luxury tourism marketing. Because of this, more people are expecting them. Gecko Digital is uniquely poised to offer the best solutions in VR / Immersive marketing as hotels now offer integrated virtual tours as a brand standard.
Online adoption in travel marketing is trending upwards: driven by 18-34 year olds and by ‘low touch’ digitally empowered travellers. With this generational shift in the way people book their travel, millenials are more likely to book a hotel that has a virtual tour