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Hiker on the Franey Trail in the Cape Breton Highlands National Park.

Visitor Exit Survey

Visitor Exit Survey

The Nova Scotia Visitor Exit Survey (VES) is a key information source for Tourism Nova Scotia and tourism industry stakeholders. It updates fundamental non-resident visitor characteristics and trip profile information. The VES provides vital trending information for use by a variety of stakeholders within the tourism industry, and offers the opportunity to explore new trends and initiatives in product development, marketing, and industry partnerships. The VES is conducted every two years.

View the 2017 Visitor Exit Survey Report

View the 2015 Visitor Exit Survey Report

View the 2010 Visitor Exit Survey Report

Communities Report

The Visitor Exit Survey Communities Report profiles visitation to tourism regions, and selected communities within each region.

2017 Communities Report

Market Reports

Visitor profiles by travel market based on results from the 2017 Visitor Exit Survey.

Atlantic Canada Market Profile