Slovenia tourist arrivals up 11% in 2015


Slovenia recorded an 10.8% increase in tourism arrivals last year, with overnight stays rising by 7.2%.

The number of domestic guests rose by almost a tenth, with foreign arrivals surging by 11.5%.

The figures on overnight stays show a similar picture. Domestic overnights rose by 6.3% and foreign stays by 7.7%.

In December overall arrivals rose 11.4%, the sixth month of 2015 that arrivals grew at double-digit rates. Overnights increased by 8.6%.

A detailed breakdown of foreign arrivals shows the figures rose for almost all source countries. Among the major source markets, only Russia, Japan and Bosnia-Herzegovina stand out with sharp declines.