Agência para o Investimento e Comércio Externo de Portugal


The Azores accounted for around 3.2 million overnight stays in tourist accommodation in 2022, a value above that of 2019.

“In the year 2022, in the set of tourist accommodation establishments (hotels, apartment hotels, tourist apartments, inns, rural tourism units, and local accommodation units) in the Azores, 3,215.4 thousand overnight stays were recorded, a higher figure by 65.7% compared to the year 2021”, reads a publication posted on the SREA website.


According to data from the Azores Regional Statistics Service, the value for 2022 is the highest since there have been records, surpassing the 2019 record (3,009,385 overnight stays), by 6.8%.


All the islands registered an increase in overnight stays in 2022, with the most accentuated increases being seen on the islands of Terceira (78.6%), São Miguel (71.4%), and Corvo (58.5%).


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