In November, Maribor saw 31,500 overnight stays, a 16% increase from last year and 14% more than in November 2019. The average length of stay was 3.3 days. Since the beginning of the year, tourists in Maribor have created 405,000 overnight stays and 184,000 tourist arrivals, which is 78% more than in 2021 and 5 per cent less than in 2019.
The greatest number of overnight stays this year were made by tourists from Slovenia and Germany (altogether around a third of all overnight stays), followed by Poland, Austria, Ukraine, Croatia, Serbia and Italy. The average length of stay from January to November was 2.2 days.
Occupancy of capacities during holidays
Based on data acquired by some providers in the city and the surrounding area, the Maribor Tourist Board estimates that the average occupancy of accommodation facilities during the Christmas and New Year holidays will be around 65 per cent. In 2021, the percentage was around 40%, and in 2019, 50 per cent). The city mainly expects guests from Slovenia, Croatia, Austria, Hungary and Germany.