Tourist arrivals and overnight stays, Slovenia, December 2019

In December 2019 most foreign tourists in Slovenia from Italy

328,000 tourist arrivals (approximately the same as in December 2018) and almost 798,000 tourist overnight stays (9% fewer than in December 2018) were recorded in tourist accommodation establishments in December 2019.

  • 1/31/2020
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  • provisional data
64% of all overnight stays generated by foreign tourists (510,000)

In December 2019 domestic tourists generated 110,000 arrivals (1% more than in December 2018) and more than 287,000 overnight stays (6% fewer than in December 2018). Foreign tourist generated 218,000 arrivals (approximately the same as in December 2018) and more than 510,000 overnight stays (10% fewer than in December 2018).

Italian tourists prevail also in December

The most overnight stays among foreign tourists were generated by tourists from Italy (26% or almost 134,000), followed by tourists from Austria (11%), Croatia (10%), Germany (6%) and Serbia (5%).

30% of all overnight stays in health (spa) resorts

In December 2019 the highest number of tourist overnight stays was recorded in health (spa) resorts (30% or more than 240,000), followed by mountain resorts (22%), municipality Ljubljana (18%) and seaside resorts (12%).

Almost 60% of all overnight stays in hotels

Hotels were again the first as regards the number of tourist overnight stays (more than 460,000 but 9% fewer than in December 2018). Hotels were again followed by private rooms, apartments and dwellings (18% of all overnight stays or 10% fewer than in December 2018), with apartment settlements coming in third (4% of all overnight stays or 2% fewer than in December 2018).


More data in the SiStat Database
More detailed provisional monthly data on tourist arrivals and overnight stays are published in the SiStat Database.

Tourism flow, Slovenia − provisional data
Tourism flow, Slovenia − provisional data
Source: SURS
Tourist arrivals and overnight stays by key markets from which the tourists come, December 2019 – provisional data
Tourist arrivalsOvernight stays
XII 2019I–XII 2019XII 2019
XII 2018
I–XII 2019
I–XII 2018
XII 2019I–XII 2019XII 2019
XII 2018
I–XII 2019
I–XII 2018
number
number
index
index
number
number
index
index
Total328,0886,230,656100.1105.0797,71615,787,84991.1100.6
Domestic110,0561,527,824100.8101.3287,5814,409,38493.897.6
Foreign218,0324,702,83299.8106.3510,13511,378,46589.6101.8
  of foreign
  from Italy65,146597,55391.599.8133,8691,279,44986.495.9
  from Austria24,701396,527110.7103.954,5081,011,93699.4100.1
  from Croatia24,598235,020107.6107.452,273538,24994.5102.1
  from Germany10,072584,837100.9115.630,3261,522,66385.9111.8
  from Serbia9,947144,850101.5105.326,319380,85695.7101.2
Source: SURS
Tourist arrivals and overnight stays by types of turist municipalities and by tourist accommodation establishments, December 2019 – provisional data
Tourist arrivalsOvernight stays
XII 2019I–XII 2019XII 2019
XII 2018
I–XII 2019
I–XII 2018
XII 2019I–XII 2019XII 2019
XII 2018
I–XII 2019
I–XII 2018
number
number
index
index
number
number
index
index
Total328,0886,230,656100.1105.0797,71615,787,84991.1100.6
Types of tourist municipalities
  Health (spa) resorts79,4721,009,929101.0100.1241,3253,444,67598.598.8
  Mountain resorts71,9021,878,16395.7105.9179,0064,637,61989.1103.3
  Seaside resorts37,179955,74596.8102.897,0973,016,32589.6100.2
  Ljubljana, the capital77,3591,128,689107.9110.3144,9252,229,51185.4102.3
  Urban municipalities31,105520,08098.4102.674,7881,051,04693.895.4
  Other municipalities31,071738,05096.5106.860,5751,408,67383.698.7
Tourist accomm. establishments
  Hotels200,8813,056,18399.5103.3463,6707,319,00491.298.4
  Private accommodations - rented rooms, dwellings58,4501,174,703103.3113.8146,4713,274,55990.1109.3
  Apartment settlements10,763137,31398.372.432,377482,65898.477.0
  Camping sites10,680713,46985.1110.129,3632,036,61982.3105.3
  Temporary accommodation establishments and marinas2,23889,11096.195.622,401363,84596.8101.4
Source: SURS
METHODOLOGICAL NOTE
Final data on tourist arrivals and overnight stays for December 2019 will be published on 25 February 2020 in the SiStat Database. 

Data are not seasonally adjusted.

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