Tourist regions

Hotel accommodation: monthly overnight stays by tourist region, 2018-2019, results August 2019
Tourist region1 Overnight stays 2019 Overnight stays 2018

% of Swiss guests in 2019

% change 2018-2019

4 506 281 4 478 634 42,2 0,6
Graubünden  604 864  581 173 56,9 4,1
Eastern Switzerland  221 491  222 504 64,6 -0,5
Zurich Region  650 503  664 040 30,4 -2,0
Lucerne / Lake Lucerne  472 134  470 173 35,8 0,4
Basel Region  157 384  161 625 34,4 -2,6
Bern Region  694 342  697 067 35,6 -0,4
Jura & Three-Lakes  83 421  81 116 65,8 2,8
Lake Geneva Region (Vaud)  335 781  322 489 39,4 4,1
Geneva  316 529  324 083 17,7 -2,3
Valais  504 579  496 629 48,1 1,6
Ticino  328 890  328 736 57,0 0,0
Fribourg Region  56 851  50 147 58,1 13,4
Aargau Region  79 512  78 852 50,5 0,8
1 Switzerland is divided into 13 tourist regions. For more details, see "Definitionen" or "Définitions" (at bottom of page in German or French). Source: Tourist accommodation statistics (HESTA)
Hotel accommodation: monthly overnight stays by tourist region, 2018-2019, cumulative results for January to August 2019
Tourist region1 Overnight stays 2019 Overnight stays 2018 % of Swiss guests in 2019 
% change 2018-2019
27 806 014 27 360 632 44,4 1,6
Graubünden 3 923 959 3 839 623 59,4 2,2
Eastern Switzerland 1 287 609 1 321 878 65,3 -2,6
Zurich Region 4 326 856 4 235 636 31,1 2,2
Lucerne / Lake Lucerne 2 747 476 2 725 816 39,8 0,8
Basel Region 1 145 099 1 121 578 35,1 2,1
Bern Region 3 880 119 3 830 333 40,3 1,3
Jura & Three-Lakes  514 979  518 018 60,4 -0,6
Lake Geneva Region (Vaud) 2 097 497 2 025 882 44,1 3,5
Geneva 2 197 732 2 196 075 18,3 0,1
Valais 3 156 995 3 093 093 51,1 2,1
Ticino 1 642 193 1 616 722 61,4 1,6
Fribourg Region  330 798  298 017 61,4 11,0
Aargau Region  554 702  537 961 52,9 3,1
1 Switzerland is divided into 13 tourist regions. For more details, see "Definitionen" or "Définitions" (at bottom of page in German or French). Source: Tourist accommodation statistics (HESTA)

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