Inari Excl. Saariselkä
Accommodation and Travel Stats
Inari Excl. Saariselkä: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
47,700 bed nights in paid accommodation
Total of 47,700 bed nights (+13.8 %) were recorded in paid accommodation in Inari Excl. Saariselkä in December 2022. This figure includes bed nights at registered establishments as well as at AirBnB and Vrbo. The share of registered bed nights was 57 % and non-registered 43 %.
Between January and December, the number of paid bed nights was 381,000 (+33.8 %). Share of registered was 53 % and non-registered 47 %.
Registered bed nights statistics include stats for registered accommodations: hotels, motels, guest houses, hostels, holiday villages and campsites. Establishments with fewer than 20 beds or caravan lots with an electrical connection point are excluded. Non-registered bed nights statistics include bed nights from AirBnB and Vrbo.
Registered bed nights increased 10 percent
In December 2022, 27,200 registered bed nights were recorded in Inari Excl. Saariselkä (+10.1 %), of which 1,600 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 25,500 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights decreased 26 percent and registered foreign bed nights increased 14 percent. In total, registered bed nights increased 10 percent from last year's December.
20,500 nights (+0.4 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 6,600 nights (+57.1 %) by business visitors.
Between January and December, 61,100 registered bed nights (-30.0 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 140,000 (+206.2 %) for foreigners in Inari Excl. Saariselkä, in total 201,000 (+51.2 %) registered nights.
Registered bed nights statistics include stats for registered accommodations: hotels, motels, guest houses, hostels, holiday villages and campsites. Establishments with fewer than 20 beds or caravan lots with an electrical connection point are excluded.
Registered bed nights
Registered bed nights (Inari)
Registered bed nights (Ivalo)
Registered bed nights by country of arrival
10,900 tourists arrived to registered accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 54 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 7.9 percent were domestic, and 92.1 percent were from foreign countries.
During December, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Inari Excl. Saariselkä on average 1.9 nights (-0.37) and foreigners 2.5 nights (-1.1).
Visitor days by region
Visitor days by city
Visitor days by postal code
Visitor nights by region
33,500 air travelers (Ivalo)
The airport received a total of 33,500 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals increased 29 percent.
Of local passengers, 51.5 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 48.5 %.
In addition, there were 30,900 passengers departing the airport (+24.0 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 64,400 (+26.3 %).
Arriving passengers (excl. transfers) (Ivalo)
Arriving passengers from (Ivalo)
Passengers on transfers from (Ivalo)
Departing passengers to (Ivalo)
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 4.0 million euro
Total accommodation sales in December were 4.0 million euro (+1.1 million). The share of Airbnb and Vrbo was 20.3 percent. Therefore, registered accommodation sales were 3.2 million euro (+915,000) and non-registered sales 814,000 euro (+192,000).
Total January-December sales were 20.8 million euro and they increased 9.2 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||195 €||25.7 %||137 €||37.4 %|
|Adr (Non-Registered)||191 €||6.9 %||148 €||5.5 %|
|Revpar (Non-Registered)||133 €||28.3 %||93 €||16.4 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||125 €||43.3 %||59 €||85.9 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||118 €||27.3 %||76 €||38.8 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Non-registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
18 accommodation establishments (+0)
700 rooms (+11)
1,600 beds (+48)
Room utilization 64.1 % (+7.9)
Unsold rooms 250
Airbnb and Vrbo
250 accommodation establishments (+9)
240 apartments (+14)
460 rooms (+37)
Apartment utilization 69.5 % (+12)
Unsold apartments 74
Registered room utilization for establishments
Website's user sessions by language
Website's user sessions by language (Inari)
Website's user sessions by language (Ivalo)
Global Google searches for "inari excl. saariselkä + keyword"
Google searches for "inari excl. saariselkä" by search region
Visits to marketing website (Inari)
There were a total of 36,800 user sessions at Inari marketing website in December. The share of visitors using a foreign language in their web browser was 45.2 percent out of all website visitors. The number of total user sessions decreased 42 percent from last year's December.