Number of international tourist arrivals reached 0.278 mil in 2017 in Suriname, according to Eurostat. This is 8.59 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of international tourist arrivals in Suriname reached an all time high of 0.278 mil in 2017 and an all time low of 0.043 mil in 1995. When compared to Suriname's main peers, number of international tourist arrivals in Brazil amounted to 6.59 mil, 0.247 mil in Guyana, 0.395 mil in Trinidad and Tobago and 0.427 mil in Venezuela in 2017.
Suriname has been ranked 134th 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.