The southeast country attracts every year around 34.4 million international tourists, Thanks to its tropical islands, sandy beach, sunny weather, and also the low cost of living, However, economically tourism contributes to Thailand’s economic by approximately 20% of the country’s GDP, Moreover, Thailand’s tourism expects to receive more than 100 million tourists from all around the globe by the year 2032.
Germany drives around 37.5 million tourists annually from all the world and especially from its European neighbors, Tourism industry contributes around 4.5% of its national GDP also it contains around 2 million jobs opportunities in the tourism sector, the most visited cities are Berlin, Hamburg, Frankfurt and Munich, The visit purposes to Germany are not only in order of entertainment but also the business purposes are quite common among the visitors to Germany, The western European country has some of the most beautiful small towns in Europe that attract many tourists such as Cochem, Meissen and more.
,Turkey is considered as one of the top destinations for any traveler due to its rich culture, and its huge history of Ottoman Empire, Top rated attractions in Turkey are Istanbul since it was the capital city of the Ottoman empire and its famous by its museum, bazaars, the cities of Antalya & Marmaris are popular for their beautiful beaches on the Mediterranean side, and also Cappadocia and its beautiful landscapes, Turkey managed to receive each year around 37.6 million visitors, and the country broke the record in 2014 by reaching 41 million visitors but unfortunately the country witnessed a drop in the tourism sector due to some attacks in 2015, However, the tourism sector start to rise again, and the number of visitors rised in 2017.
7. The United Kingdom
The Kingdom managed to rank 7th on the list due to well-developed tourist facilities and the country’s history, the United Kingdom receive around 37.7 million tourists each year, Tourism sector in the UK generate a revenue of over USD$ 17.2 billion, without forgetting the domestic tourism that also contributes in the tourism of United Kingdom, the top-rated attractions in the UK are the capital city of England London since it’s popular by its museum, and other historical monuments, and other attraction famous cities such as Liverpool, Birmingham, and Manchester.
The Central American country is considered as a top destination for many tourists from all around the world, The strategic location of Mexico attracted a lot of visitors especially from the United States , Canada, and Europe due to its strategic location that overlooks the Gulf of Mexico which offered beautiful beaches all over the coast, The history of Mexico considered as one of the greatest histories in the world, since it was the land of the Mayan civilization which attracts tourists to see and discover those historical monuments, Mexico contains one of the Seven Wonders of the World which is “Chichen Itza”, and other UNESCO World heritage places, All of that got Mexico to receive each year around 39.3 million tourists.
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Italy the 5th most visited country in the world, without doubt, this country it’s on the bucket list of any traveler due to its historical Roman monuments, the fabulous Italian food, the magical beaches on the Mediterranean, and sports events, The high attractions cities of Italy are the capital city Rome, Milan, Venice, Alpin villages in the north, coasts in the south and more. Italy attracts each year around 58.3 million visitors from all around the globe since it has 50 UNESCO world heritage sites, the Colosseum in Rome considered as one of the Seven Wonders of the world, Italy was and still always among the top visited countries in the world, due to its
‘The most visited country in Asia and 4th worldwide, China receives annually 60.7 million visitors, although it seems to many as a close travel destination due to the politic of the government, however, China is considering as one of the most welcoming countries for all tourists, the country is rich in history and culture which make it an attracted destination for every traveler, China has one of the Seven World Wonders which The Great Wall of China, and more historical sites such as the Forbidden City, The Huangguoshu waterfall, The Three Gorges, and much more. China’s tourist has increased rapidly in recent years which make the country expect to rank as the most visited country in the world by 2020.
3. United States
With its large states from the east to west, north to south The United States attracts every year 76.9 million visitors due to its diverse spots including national parks such as Grand Canyon National Park, Yosemite National Park, and beautiful beaches like the ones in Florida coast, Hawaiian beaches and more. The United States has ones of the biggest and famous cities that attract many tourists each year such as New York City, Chicago, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Miami, and more. The country receives most foreign tourists from Mexico, Canada, and the UK without forgetting the huge domestic tourism that has a big factor in the country’s tourism industry.
Everyone would love to visit Spain at least once in life, I mean who doesn’t, Right? Such a beautiful country with so many magical cities such as Barcelona, Valencia, Madrid, Sevilla, and more. The country receives every year 81.8 million tourists from all around the world and that is enough to contribute to 11% of the national GDP of Spain, Most of the tourists come from Europe particularly from France, Netherlands, Germany, and the U.K without forgetting the domestic tourism which has a big factor in Spain’s tourism industry, Spain considered as top destination for most travelers due to its diverse places such as historical cities and towns, beautiful beaches along the coast and magical Baleares Islands on the Mediterranean Sea, National Parks, many UNESCO heritage sites, and also the gorgeous Canary Islands on the Atlantic ocean.
France the most visited country in the world, This beautiful country is popular with its magical city Paris and its attractions spots such as Eiffel Tour, Arc De Triomphe, Louvre Museum ect.. without forgetting other famous attraction spots and cities such as Lyon, Strasbourg, Cannes, the Alpin mountains, Ski Resorts, and the beautiful beaches in the south, The most visited country in the world is full of top-rated sites that it’s hard to mention all of them in once, However, France welcomes 86.9 million visitors annually and that contributes to France’s GDP by 9.7%, Foreigners contributes to 30% of the revenue, and 70% comes from domestic tourism, Moreover, The country is considered as a home of 37 UNESCO World Heritage sites.