Accommodation and Travel Stats
Tahko: Tourism in a nutshell
9,600 registered bed nights
In March 2020, 9,600 bed nights were recorded in Tahko (-50.1 %), of which 8,600 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 940 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights decreased 47 percent and foreign bed nights decreased 68 percent. In total, bed nights decreased 50 percent from last year's March.
7,300 nights (-56.0 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 2,300 nights (-15.0 %) by business visitors.
Between January and March, 34,500 bed nights (-20.6 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 7,700 (-21.6 %) for foreigners in Tahko, in total 42,200 (-20.8 %) 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
3,600 tourists arrived to accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased 49 percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 93.1 percent were domestic, and 6.9 percent were from foreign countries.
During March, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Tahko on average 2.6 nights (+0.02) and foreigners 3.8 nights (-0.37).
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
145,000 Russian travelers via eastern border
A total of 145,000 Russians arrived in Finland over the eastern border crossings.
The share of southeastern border stations was 88.7 percent.
- Vaalimaa: 34,800 (-50.5 %)
- Nuijamaa: 59,000 (-44.4 %)
- Imatra: 27,800 (-42.0 %)
- Vainikkala (train): 7,400 (-49.4 %)
- Niirala: 14,700 (-35.2 %)
- Vartius: 5,200 (-42.6 %)
- Kuusamo: 530 (+4.5 %)
- Salla: 1,400 (-56.6 %)
- Raja-Jooseppi: 1,100 (-66.2 %)
Russian visa applications decreased 59 percent
There was a total of 27,200 visa applications to Finland made by the Russians. 77.9 percent were done at St. Petersburg's consulate.
Accommodation sales 545,000 euro
Registered accommodation sales in March were 545,000 euro (-439,000).
Registered January-March sales were 2.1 million euro and they decreased 470,000 euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||137 €||7.2 %||128 €||1.2 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||57 €||11.1 %||49 €||2.9 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||45 €||-40.2 %||55 €||-18.4 %|
Duty-free invoice vouchers stamped at the border stations
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
8.0 accommodation establishments (+0)
380 rooms (-14)
1,400 beds (-76)
Room utilization 32.8 % (-26)
Unsold rooms 260
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
The number of likes for posts with hashtags on Instagram
Hotel customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Finnish Border Guard, Ministry For Foreign Affairs Of Finland, Statistics Finland