Number of international tourist arrivals reached 0.145 mil in 2017 in Moldova, according to Eurostat. This is 19.8 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of international tourist arrivals in Moldova reached an all time high of 0.145 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.014 mil in 1999. When compared to Moldova's main peers, number of international tourist arrivals in Bulgaria amounted to 8.88 mil, 10.9 mil in Romania, 24.4 mil in Russia and 14.2 mil in Ukraine in 2017.
Moldova has been ranked 144th within the group of 149 countries we follow in terms of number of international tourist arrivals, 10 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.