Number of international tourist arrivals reached 17.6 mil in 2018 in Hungary, according to Eurostat. This is 11.2 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of international tourist arrivals in Hungary reached an all time high of 17.6 mil in 2018 and an all time low of 2.79 mil in 1999. When compared to Hungary's main peers, number of international tourist arrivals in Austria amounted to 30.8 mil, 10.6 mil in Czech Republic, 19.6 mil in Poland and 2.26 mil in Slovakia in 2018.
Hungary has been ranked 24th within the group of 144 countries we follow in terms of number of international tourist arrivals, 4 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.