Number of international tourist arrivals reached 29.5 mil in 2017 in Austria, according to Eurostat. This is 4.76 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of international tourist arrivals in Austria reached an all time high of 29.5 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 16.6 mil in 1997. When compared to Austria's main peers, number of international tourist arrivals in Germany amounted to 37.5 mil, 5.65 mil in Hungary, 58.3 mil in Italy and 9.89 mil in Switzerland in 2017.
Austria has been ranked 13th within the group of 149 countries we follow in terms of number of international tourist arrivals, 2 places above 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.