Tourist regions

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

% of Swiss guests in 2019

% change 2018-2019

3 702 074 3 694 903 45,2 0,2
Graubünden  419 977  419 246 63,8 0,2
Eastern Switzerland  193 665  205 950 66,0 -6,0
Zurich Region  594 963  589 243 31,7 1,0
Lucerne / Lake Lucerne  375 997  382 397 38,9 -1,7
Basel Region  149 414  149 295 37,5 0,1
Bern Region  534 135  537 966 40,3 -0,7
Jura & Three-Lakes  78 547  79 744 64,2 -1,5
Lake Geneva Region (Vaud)  277 158  278 629 41,5 -0,5
Geneva  297 373  291 876 20,5 1,9
Valais  368 216  360 029 53,1 2,3
Ticino  282 734  274 066 62,8 3,2
Fribourg Region  52 609  46 003 63,1 14,4
Aargau Region  77 286  80 459 50,9 -3,9
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 September 2019
Tourist region1 Overnight stays 2019 Overnight stays 2018 % of Swiss guests in 2019 
% change 2018-2019
31 508 088 31 055 535 44,5 1,5
Graubünden 4 343 936 4 258 869 59,8 2,0
Eastern Switzerland 1 481 274 1 527 828 65,4 -3,0
Zurich Region 4 921 819 4 824 879 31,2 2,0
Lucerne / Lake Lucerne 3 123 473 3 108 213 39,6 0,5
Basel Region 1 294 513 1 270 873 35,4 1,9
Bern Region 4 414 254 4 368 299 40,3 1,1
Jura & Three-Lakes  593 526  597 762 60,9 -0,7
Lake Geneva Region (Vaud) 2 374 655 2 304 511 43,8 3,0
Geneva 2 495 105 2 487 951 18,5 0,3
Valais 3 525 211 3 453 122 51,3 2,1
Ticino 1 924 927 1 890 788 61,6 1,8
Fribourg Region  383 407  344 020 61,7 11,4
Aargau Region  631 988  618 420 52,7 2,2
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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