Accommodation and Travel Stats
Lappeenranta Region: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
Registered bed nights increased 132 percent (March)
In March 2022, 28,100 registered bed nights were recorded in Lappeenranta Region (+131.7 %), of which 26,600 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 1,500 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights increased 127 percent and registered foreign bed nights increased 280 percent. In total, registered bed nights increased 132 percent from last year's March.
Most foreign registered bed nights were recorded for travelers from Germany (240 nights).
21,800 nights (+150.1 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 6,400 nights (+85.0 %) by business visitors.
Between January and March, 68,000 registered bed nights (+46.6 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 3,600 (+123.2 %) for foreigners in Lappeenranta Region, in total 71,600 (+49.2 %) 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 by country of arrival
14,200 tourists arrived to registered accommodation (March)
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 200 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 94.7 percent were domestic, and 5.3 percent were from foreign countries.
During March, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Lappeenranta Region on average 2.0 nights (-0.56) and foreigners 2.0 nights (-2.2).
Visitor days by region
Visitor days by city
Visitor days by postal code
Visitor nights by region
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Trips by Russian travelers over the eastern border increased 19 percent
A total of 31,300 Russians arrived in Finland over the eastern border crossings.
The share of southeastern border stations was 75.5 percent.
- Vaalimaa: 14,100 (+105.0 %)
- Nuijamaa: 8,800 (+18.0 %)
- Imatra: 760 (-78.8 %)
- Vainikkala (train): 4.0 (-33.3 %)
- Niirala: 5,400 (+2.0 %)
- Vartius: 1,900 (+8.2 %)
- Kuusamo: 21 (-74.1 %)
- Salla: 173 (+174.6 %)
- Raja-Jooseppi: 83 (+144.1 %)
Russian visa applications increased 800 percent (February)
There was a total of 7,500 visa applications to Finland made by the Russians. 82.4 percent were done at St. Petersburg's consulate.
|Adr (Registered)||87 €||5.7 %||87 €||-7.2 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||56 €||-10.5 %||50 €||-4.3 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||18 €||122.2 %||23 €||-28.6 %|