Over 570 Thousand Tourists Visit Slovenia in June 2018 According to the Statistics Service

According to the Statistics Service, in June 2018, more than 570 thousand tourists visited Slovenia making over 1.4 million overnights. 72% of all overnights were made by foreign tourists.

In June this year, local tourists had 138 thousand visits and 406 thousand overnights, and foreign tourists made 433 thousand visits and over 1 million overnights.

Slovenia is more often visited by tourists from Germany than other countries. In June this year, they made 14% of all overnights, which is almost 145 thousand stays. German tourists are followed by Austrians (9% overnights), Italians (8%), Britons (6%), Dutch (5%), and Czechs (4%).

Over 694,000 overnight stays (48%) in June 2018 were made by tourists in hotels, 14% in apartments and sanatoriums, 14% in camping, 5% in private houses and rooms, and 5% in hostels.

The largest number of overnights made by tourists happened to mountain municipalities, which is 29% or almost 419 thousand stays. They are followed by maritime municipalities (23%), municipalities with sanatorium-resort facilities (19%) and the municipality of Ljubljana (13%).

Source: rtvslo.si