Number of international tourist arrivals reached 0.247 mil in 2017 in Guyana, according to Eurostat. This is 5.11 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of international tourist arrivals in Guyana reached an all time high of 0.247 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.066 mil in 1998. When compared to Guyana's main peers, number of international tourist arrivals in Brazil amounted to 6.59 mil, 0.278 mil in Suriname, 0.395 mil in Trinidad and Tobago and 0.427 mil in Venezuela in 2017.
Guyana has been ranked 139th within the group of 149 countries we follow in terms of number of international tourist arrivals, 9 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.