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Inbound tourism is defined as comprising the activities of non-residents travelling to a given country that is outside their usual environment, and staying there no longer than 12 consecutive months for leisure, business or other (corresponding) purpose.
Statistics using the definition
Validity of the definition
- Valid until (31 December 2078)
- WTO (matkailu)