Tourist arrivals and overnight stays, detailed data, Slovenia, October 2019

A million tourist overnight stays in tourist accommodation establishments in October 2019

More than 460,000 arrivals and just over a million overnight stays were recorded in tourist accommodation establishments in October 2019. Compared to October 2018, the number of arrivals was up by 6% and of overnight stays about the same. Foreign tourists generated 69% of all overnight stays.

  • 12/23/2019
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  • final data
More tourist arrivals and about the same number of overnight stays as in October 2018
 
More than 464,000 tourist arrivals and just over a million tourist overnight stays were recorded in Slovenia in October 2019. Domestic tourists generated more than 131,000 arrivals or 6% more than in October 2018 and more than 330,000 overnight stays or 2% more than in October 2018. Foreign tourists generated more than 333,000 arrivals or 6% more than in October 2018 and more than 739,000 overnight stays or 1% fewer than in October 2018. Foreign tourists generated 69% of all overnight stays.

The most foreign tourists from Germany

In October 2019 the key markets, from which the most foreign tourists with the most overnight stays in Slovenia came, were Germany (13% or more than 98,000 overnight stays), Austria (12%), Italy (9%), Croatia (6%), other Asian countries (5%) and the United States (4%). 

Compared to October 2018, the number of overnight stays increased the most for tourists from Germany (by 20%), followed by tourists from Croatia (by 7%), other Asian countries (by 4%) and the United States (by 2%). The number of overnight stays decreased for tourists from Austria and Italy. 

Health (spa) resorts with the most tourist overnight stays

In October 2019 the highest number of tourist overnight stays (26% or more than 276,000) was recorded in health (spa) resorts, followed by mountain resorts (21%), seaside resorts (19%) and municipality Ljubljana (18%).

Compared to October 2018, the number of overnight stays increased in almost all types of tourist resorts. In mountain resorts it went up by 8%, in health (spa) resorts by 3% and in seaside resorts by 1%. In municipality Ljubljana the number of overnight stays decreased by 9%. 

Almost 60% of all overnight stays in hotels

The highest number of overnight stays was recorded in hotels (58% or almost 619,000, which is 1% fewer than in October 2018). Hotels were followed by private rooms, apartments and dwellings (16% of all overnight stays or 2% more than in October 2018), and by camping sites (6% of all overnight stays or 7% more than in October 2018). 

Up to the end of October over 14 million overnight stays

In the first ten months of 2019, tourists generated more than 5.6 million arrivals and more than 14.2 million overnight stays or 6% more arrivals and 2% more overnight stays than in the same period of the previous year. 

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Tourism flow, Slovenia
Tourism flow, Slovenia
Source: SURS
Tourist arrivals and overnight stays by key markets from which the tourists come, October 2019 – final data
Tourist arrivalsOvernight stays
X 2019I–X 2019X 2019
X 2018
I–X 2019
I–X 2018
X 2019I–X 2019X 2019
X 2018
I–X 2019
I–X 2018
number
number
index
index
number
number
index
index
Total464,2885,612,386106.2105.71,069,29514,287,334100.0101.6
Domestic131,1461,319,065106.4101.7330,0763,860,921102.498.2
Foreign333,1424,293,321106.2106.9739,21910,426,41399.0103.0
  of foreign
  from Germany39,753565,563125.4116.398,2861,466,011120.3113.1
  from Austria34,387343,61591.9103.084,991882,69486.599.7
  from Italy36,717489,233104.5100.969,6641,062,81594.297.7
  from Croatia20,945192,456104.9106.944,012450,641106.8103.2
  from other Asian countries26,531155,779118.4118.039,863286,721103.8107.0
  from the United States14,765140,242107.6108.032,440303,581101.6103.8
Source: SURS
Tourist arrivals and overnight stays by types of municipalities and by tourist accommodations, October 2019 – final data
Tourist arrivalsOvernight stays
X 2019I–X 2019X 2019
X 2018
I–X 2019
I–X 2018
X 2019I–X 2019X 2019
X 2018
I–X 2019
I–X 2018
number
number
index
index
number
number
index
index
Total464,2885,612,386106.2105.71,069,29514,287,334100.0101.6
Types of tourist resorts
  Health (spa) resorts88,186852,867103.7100.0276,4482,953,584103.498.7
  Mountain resorts115,3131,761,074110.5106.8227,1334,368,033108.2104.6
  Seaside resorts75,514881,502103.9103.4199,2572,816,976100.7101.0
  Ljubljana, the capital92,948986,199107.2111.0187,1901,958,69090.8104.4
  Urban municipalities40,830456,992103.5103.282,602907,02890.996.6
  Other municipalities51,497673,752105.6107.596,6651,283,02399.8100.0
Accomm. Establishments
  Hotels284,3612,659,303104.3103.9618,8466,405,05699.299.1
  Private accommodations - rented rooms, dwellings71,8351,081,976111.8115.3174,3243,043,113102.4111.6
  Camping sites25,881693,481119.4111.065,3251,978,335106.5106.2
  Youth hostels16,683220,704107.498.834,439434,300109.598.4
  Vacation establishments9,867107,37486.393.632,783369,315100.592.7
Source: SURS
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