Number of international tourist arrivals reached 0.350 mil in 2017 in Seychelles, according to Eurostat. This is 15.5 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of international tourist arrivals in Seychelles reached an all time high of 0.350 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.121 mil in 1995. When compared to Seychelles'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 1.34 mil in Mauritius in 2017.
Seychelles has been ranked 131st within the group of 149 countries we follow in terms of number of international tourist arrivals, 15 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.