Accommodation and Travel Stats
Mikkeli Region: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
Registered bed nights increased 37 percent (January)
In January 2023, 10,100 registered bed nights were recorded in Mikkeli Region (+37.1 %), of which 9,600 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 560 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights increased 34 percent and registered foreign bed nights increased 123 percent. In total, registered bed nights increased 37 percent from last year's January.
5,200 nights (+16.2 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 4,900 nights (+68.9 %) by business visitors.
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
Comparison of registered bed nights between regions
6,500 tourists arrived to registered accommodation (January)
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 42 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 96.7 percent were domestic, and 3.3 percent were from foreign countries.
During January, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Mikkeli Region on average 1.5 nights (-0.07) and foreigners 2.6 nights (+0.11).
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
26,500 Russian travelers via eastern border
A total of 26,500 Russians arrived in Finland over the eastern border crossings.
The share of southeastern border stations was 80.0 percent.
- Vaalimaa: 13,800 (+59.8 %)
- Nuijamaa: 5,400 (-45.1 %)
- Imatra: 2,000 (-23.8 %)
- Vainikkala (train): 6.0 (-99.7 %)
- Niirala: 3,700 (-44.6 %)
- Vartius: 1,400 (-33.2 %)
- Kuusamo: 27 (-63.0 %)
- Salla: 151 (+23.8 %)
- Raja-Jooseppi: 41 (-24.1 %)
|Adr (Non-Registered)||166 €||8.8 %||160 €||5.2 %|
|Revpar (Non-Registered)||88 €||12.9 %||80 €||7.1 %|
Duty-free invoice vouchers stamped at the border stations
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
Airbnb and Vrbo
230 accommodation establishments (+20)
210 apartments (+14)
500 rooms (+56)
Apartment utilization 52.6 % (+2.5)
Unsold apartments 100
Registered room utilization for establishments
Website's user sessions by language
Visitor count by attraction
Sources: Airdna, Finnish Border Guard, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Meteostat, Statistics Finland, Tak Research
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