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Brazil: share of foreign leisure travelers 2018, by motive of travel

The main reason why international leisure tourists visited Brazil in 2018 was beach holidays, with 71.7 percent of the respondents choosing it as their main motive. Nature, ecotourism or adventure was the second most popular travel attraction among foreign leisure tourists in the South American country that year, with 16.3 percent of respondents. That same year, ecotourism in Brazil generated a sales revenue of 8.6 billion Brazilian reals.

Distribution of international leisure tourists in Brazil 2018, by motive of travel

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Release date

December 2019



Survey time period


Number of respondents

39,811 respondents

Special properties

Survey carried out in 15 international airports and 10 land border crossing points

Method of interview

Face-to-face interview

Supplementary notes

* As of June 2018. The source does not provide the exact date of data collection.

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