It is no surprise that for the 2nd year in a row, Hong Kong was the world’s most visited city in 2015, according to data from Euromonitor, a U.K.-based market research group. It welcomed 26 million international tourists as measured in 2015.
Bangkok, Thailand, came in 2nd place with 18.7 million visitors, while London came 3rd, with 18.6 million international tourists. Fourth and fifth in the rankings were Singapore and Paris, respectively.
Which is the world’s most visited city?
At a glance | Here are the world’s top 20 most visited cities by international tourists
|1||Hong Kong||China||26.68 million|
|9||New York City||US||12.30 million|
|10||Kuala Lumpur||Malaysia||12.15 million|
|15||Seoul||South Korea||8.83 million|
Note: The ranking, based on 2015 data, includes the number of travellers who visited the city throughout the year as well as data from international airport arrivals, accommodation stays and national statistics offices.
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