Number of international tourist arrivals reached 2.45 mil in 2017 in Algeria, according to Eurostat. This is 20.2 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of international tourist arrivals in Algeria reached an all time high of 2.73 mil in 2013 and an all time low of 0.520 mil in 1995. When compared to Algeria's main peers, number of international tourist arrivals in Morocco amounted to 11.3 mil, 81.8 mil in Spain and 7.05 mil in Tunisia in 2017.
Algeria has been ranked 78th within the group of 149 countries we follow in terms of number of international tourist arrivals, 7 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
The number of international tourists who travel to a country other than that in which they have their usual residence, but outside their usual environment, for a period not exceeding 12 months and whose main purpose in visiting is other than an activity remunerated from within the country visited.