Number of international tourist arrivals reached 1.34 mil in 2017 in Mauritius, according to Eurostat. This is 5.25 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of international tourist arrivals in Mauritius reached an all time high of 1.34 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.422 mil in 1995. When compared to Mauritius's main peers, number of international tourist arrivals in Comoros amounted to 0.028 mil, 0.255 mil in Madagascar, 1.39 mil in Maldives and 0.350 mil in Seychelles in 2017.
Mauritius has been ranked 106th within the group of 149 countries we follow in terms of number of international tourist arrivals, 10 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.