The World's Top Tourism Destinations, 2014

(international tourist arrivals)

french tourism

Taxi trikes awaiting customers in Paris
Source: AP Photo/Francois Mori

The following table shows the top ten tourism destinations according to the number and percent of tourist arrivals in each country during 2014, and compared with 2013.

Country Arrivals (millions) Percent
2014 2013
1. France 83.7 83.6 0.1%
2. United States 74.8 70.0 6.8
3. Spain 65.0 60.7 7.1
4. China 55.6 55.7 -0.1
5. Italy 48.6 47.7 1.8
6. Turkey 39.8 37.8 5.3
7. Germany 33.0 31.5 4.6
8. United Kingdom 32.6 31.1 5.0
9. Russian Federation 29.8 28.4 5.3
10. Mexico 29.1 24.2 20.5

Travel Statistics
The World's Top Tourism Destinations, 2014


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