Number of international tourist arrivals reached 0.008 mil in 2007 in Turkmenistan, according to Eurostat. This is 46.4 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of international tourist arrivals in Turkmenistan reached an all time high of 0.300 mil in 1998 and an all time low of 0.003 mil in 2000. When compared to Turkmenistan's main peers, number of international tourist arrivals in Iran amounted to 2.22 mil, 5.31 mil in Kazakhstan and 0.903 mil in Uzbekistan in 2007.
Turkmenistan has been ranked 168th within the group of 168 countries we follow in terms of number of international tourist arrivals, 57 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.