Ranking the Top 10 Tourist Destinations in 2018


The flow of travel is even more concentrated when individual country destinations are considered. So while Europe is the top region, received over half of all international arrivals, there are 6 countries that receive almost half of the international arrivals to the region (France, Spain, Italy, Turkey, Germany and the UK receive 355M of the 714.5M arrivals to Europe.

Similarly, in the Asia and the Pacific region, just two countries, China and Thailand, receive 101M of the region’s 350.25M international arrivals. 

Globally, the top 10 country destinations receive 40% of international travelers.