The number of visitors to Slovenia increased 27.6 percent year-on-year to 585,659 thousand in September of 2018, after rising 23.3 percent in the previous month. Foreign tourist accounted for 80 percent of total overnight stays and generated more than 1.3 million stays. Most of foreign tourists came from Germany (16.5 percent of total foreign visitors), Italy (8.9 percent), Austria (8.2 percent) and the UK (4.6 percent). Most of overnight stays were in hotels (55 percent); apartment and holiday villages (13 percent); campsites (11 percent); private accommodations (5 percent) and youth hostels (4 percent). Tourist Arrivals in Slovenia averaged 305784.16 from 2008 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 943920 in August of 2018 and a record low of 153320 in January of 2008.
Tourist Arrivals in Slovenia is expected to be 154200.00 by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Tourist Arrivals in Slovenia to stand at 367900.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Slovenia Tourist Arrivals is projected to trend around 412300.00 in 2020, according to our econometric models.