Tourist arrivals and overnight stays, Slovenia, October 2021

In Slovenia, twice as many tourist overnight stays in October 2021 as in October 2020

In October 2021, tourist accommodation establishments in Slovenia recorded almost 1.2 million tourist overnight stays, which is 119% more than in October 2020 and 11% more than in October of record-breaking 2019. 

  • 25 November 2021 at 10:30
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  • provisional data
In October 2021, domestic tourists generated 65% of all tourist overnight stays

In October 2021, tourist accommodation establishments in Slovenia recorded almost 451,300 tourist arrivals and almost 1.2 million overnight stays.
Domestic tourists generated almost 290,000 arrivals (twice as many as in October 2020 and as in October 2019) and almost 774,200 overnight stays (88% more than in October 2020 and 135% more than in October 2019).
Foreign tourist generated almost 161,500 arrivals (three times more than in October 2020, but 52% fewer than in October 2019) and almost 411,900 overnight stays (two times more as in October 2020, but 44% fewer than in October 2019).

Most foreign overnight stays generated by tourists from Austria, Germany and Italy

Most overnight stays among foreign tourists in October 2021 were generated by tourists from Austria (almost 64,300 or 16% of all foreign overnight stays). They were followed by tourists from Germany (13%), Italy (13%), Croatia (5%), and Serbia (5%).

In October 2021, most tourist overnight stays recorded in health (spa) resorts

As regards the types of municipalities, most tourist overnight stays in October 2021 were recorded in health (spa) resorts (almost 338,900 or 29% of all overnight stays), followed by seaside resorts (23%) and mountain resorts (20%).
In October 2021, more tourist overnight stays than in October 2020 were recorded in all types of tourist municipalities. In health (spa) resorts 94%, in seaside resorts 91%, in mountain resorts 185%, in Ljubljana 206%, in urban municipalities 105% and in the group of other municipalities 121% more.

In October 2021, more than a half of all tourist overnight stays in hotels

Domestic and foreign tourist generated in October 2021 the most overnight stays in hotels (almost 620,900 stays or 52% of all overnight stays and 116% more than in October 2020), followed by private accommodations - rented rooms, dwellings (20% of all overnight stays or 137% more than in October 2020) and camping sites (7% of all overnight stays or 135% more than in October 2020).

By the end of October 2021, almost 9.8 million tourist overnight stays

From the beginning of January to the end of October 2021, almost 3.5 million tourist arrivals (13% more than in the same period in 2020) and almost 9.8 million overnight stays (8% more than in the same period in 2020) were recorded in Slovenia.

More detailed provisional monthly data on tourist arrivals and overnight stays are published in the SiStat Database.
Tourist arrivals and overnight stays, Slovenia, October 2020 and October 2021 − provisional data
Tourist arrivals and overnight stays, Slovenia, October 2020 and October 2021 − provisional data
Source: SURS
Tourist arrivals and overnight stays by key markets from which the tourists come, October 2021 – provisional data
Tourist arrivalsOvernight stays
X 2021I–X 2021X 2021
X 2020
I–X 2021
I–X 2020
X 2021I–X 2021X 2021
X 2020
I–X 2021
I–X 2020
number
number
index
index
number
number
index
index
Total451,2633,451,936260.2113.41,186,0309,770,179219.2108.0
Domestic289,7931,774,362216.896.5774,1795,412,034188.293.9
Foreign161,4701,677,574406.1139.0411,8514,358,145317.3132.5
  from Austria25,477155,752392.6109.464,252397,195368.6106.8
  from Germany21,767405,202351.6140.553,6231,043,288264.1128.9
  from Italy27,342136,962334.886.652,644305,076317.084.5
  from Croatia8,70344,745386.655.120,502119,546273.754.7
  from Serbia5,37433,899149.780.719,594114,779152.686.6
Source: SURS
Tourist arrivals and overnight stays by types of tourist municipalities and by tourist accommodation establishments, October 2021 – provisional data
Tourist arrivalsOvernight stays
X 2021I–X 2021X 2021
X 2020
I–X 2021
I–X 2020
X 2021I–X 2021X 2021
X 2020
I–X 2021
I–X 2020
number
number
index
index
number
number
index
index
Total451,2633,451,936260.2113.41,186,0309,770,179219.2108.0
Types of tourist municipalities
  health (spa) resorts109,905588,634235.594.1338,8782,081,701194.094.9
  mountain resorts103,0281,147,956309.2113.8239,4433,008,778284.9106.5
  seaside resorts94,005697,251220.5114.2269,8882,432,892190.8110.7
  Ljubljana, the capital53,558345,574391.2137.9118,134709,520306.0136.6
  urban municipalities31,521208,885245.0115.382,598468,029204.8108.9
  other municipalities59,246463,636244.5125.9137,0891,069,259221.2120.8
Tourist accomm. establishments
  hotels245,1771,344,300258.6108.4620,8883,713,633215.7106.0
  private accommodations - rented rooms, dwellings88,166767,205274.4114.3237,4182,373,762236.8106.8
  camping sites29,481582,058265.8129.277,8801,722,924234.7121.5
  apartment settlements11,91270,725205.473.736,589256,342176.671.5
  tourist farms with accommodation13,855107,057218.8117.233,434270,408203.2108.5
Source: SURS
METHODOLOGICAL NOTE
Final data on tourist arrivals and overnight stays for October 2021 will be published on 24 December 2021 in the SiStat Database. 

Data are not seasonally adjusted.

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