Accommodation and Travel Stats
Tahko: Tourism in a nutshell
2,800 registered bed nights
In November 2019, 2,800 bed nights were recorded in Tahko (-23.0 %), of which 2,700 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 57 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights decreased 24 percent and foreign bed nights increased 27 percent. In total, bed nights decreased 23 percent from last year's November.
Most foreign bed nights were recorded for travelers from Russia (10 nights).
1,700 nights (-35.0 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 1,000 nights (+11.0 %) by business visitors.
Between January and November, 93,800 bed nights (-5.0 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 14,100 (-10.7 %) for foreigners in Tahko, in total 108,000 (-5.8 %) 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
Bed nights by country of arrival
1,900 tourists arrived to accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased 20 percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 97.3 percent were domestic, and 2.7 percent were from foreign countries.
During November, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Tahko on average 1.5 nights (-0.05) and foreigners 1.1 nights (-0.68).
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Trips by Russian travelers over the eastern border increased 16 percent
A total of 289,000 Russians arrived in Finland over the eastern border crossings.
The share of southeastern border stations was 91.3 percent.
- Vaalimaa: 74,800 (+12.0 %)
- Nuijamaa: 119,000 (+20.8 %)
- Imatra: 54,300 (+17.1 %)
- Vainikkala (train): 15,700 (+28.0 %)
- Niirala: 23,500 (+10.1 %)
- Vartius: 8,900 (+4.4 %)
- Kuusamo: 530 (+41.1 %)
- Salla: 3,700 (+11.1 %)
- Raja-Jooseppi: 3,300 (+30.0 %)
Russian visa applications decreased six percent
There was a total of 55,000 visa applications to Finland made by the Russians. 76.9 percent were done at St. Petersburg's consulate.
Accommodation sales 192,000 euro
Registered accommodation sales in November were 192,000 euro (+49,000).
Registered January-November sales were 5.1 million euro and they increased 398,000 euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||168 €||88.4 %||116 €||8.2 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||69 €||74.4 %||47 €||15.2 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||21 €||47.3 %||38 €||9.5 %|
Duty-free invoice vouchers stamped at the border stations
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
7.0 accommodation establishments (+0)
360 rooms (-1)
1,400 beds (+67)
Room utilization 12.2 % (-3.4)
Unsold rooms 310
Registered room utilization for establishments
Website's user sessions by language
Global Google searches for "tahko"
Global Google searches for "tahko + keyword"
Google searches for "tahko" by search region
The occurrence of hashtags on Instagram
Hotel customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Finnish Border Guard, Ministry For Foreign Affairs Of Finland, Statistics Finland