Number of international tourist arrivals reached 2.26 mil in 2018 in Slovakia, according to Eurostat. This is 4.35 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of international tourist arrivals in Slovakia reached an all time high of 2.26 mil in 2018 and an all time low of 0.814 mil in 1997. When compared to Slovakia's main peers, number of international tourist arrivals in Austria amounted to 30.8 mil, 10.6 mil in Czech Republic, 17.6 mil in Hungary and 19.6 mil in Poland in 2018.
Slovakia has been ranked 88th within the group of 144 countries we follow in terms of number of international tourist arrivals, 13 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.