The main world tourism destinations are collected by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) as part of its annual publication of the World Tourism Barometer
Below is the list of the most popular and visited countries in the world
It has everything, a great cultural variety, diverse traditions, different landscapes, gastronomy, beauty and color, which attracts the attention of millions of tourists who make their appearance at least once a year, around 22 million, which end falling in love with this Country.
The Riviera Maya is the main attraction for all those who come from abroad, because they enjoy the beaches, as well as ecological reserves, archaeological ruins and colonial cities, which arouses the curiosity of the traveler who wants to learn something new from Mexico every day.
The Federal District is another of the points that concentrates more amount of tourism, being the Zócalo, Xochimilco, Coyoacán, Countess and Paseo de la Reforma the places that most visitors register.
The history that surrounds Germany makes it a very interesting place that anyone wants to know and more when the Berlin Wall fell, which allowed free transit through that nation.
Precisely its capital is the most visited city and the Bradenburg Gate the most photographed monument; Frankfurt is not far behind, much less Munich, thanks to its festivals, such as the Oktoberfest, dedicated to beer, as well as the different Christmas markets so typical of the area.
Perhaps the fact that the American nation is one of the most powerful in the world makes people have an interest to know more about the way and style of life that its inhabitants have, as well as the natural riches that it has.
The United States has an area of almost 10 million square kilometers, which is extremely diverse, since there you will find from natural parks to large cities, including New York, Los Angeles, Washington and San Francisco.
It is another of the countries that given its wealth in terms of history, cuisine and art, is one of the favorites to invest the savings and take a trip. Whose landscapes are usually dreamy for those who visit them for the first time.
Rome is the most visited city by visitors, with the Roman Colosseum being the main attraction; also The Vatican, the Tower of Pisa and Venice are some of the favorite places to meet for those who for the first time travel to this peninsula.
It gathers all the conditions that a tourist could look for, since the people can appreciate beautiful works of the nature, as well as some made by the man from millenarian times.
In the last decade, probably due to the role that this country plays in the global economy, the number of visitors has been tripled, since it is estimated that a little more than 55 million tourists arrive a year interested in knowing a little more of that Asian culture, as well as tasting its gastronomy so widespread everywhere.
Russia has 28, 4 million visitors, and it is no wonder when it comes to one of the great world powers. In addition, it is possibly an attraction for many curious people of Soviet history or the intense cold of the country.
|1||France||Europe||86.1 million||83.7 million||83.6 million|
|2||U.S||America||77.9 million||74.8 million||70.0 million|
|3||Spain||Europe||68.2 million||65.0 million||60.7 million|
|4||China||Asia||56.8 million||55.6 million||55.7 million|
|5||Italy||Europe||50.8 million||48.6 million||47.7 million|
|6||Turkey||Europe||39.3 million||39.8 million||37.8 million|
|8||United Kingdom||Europe||33.9 million||32.6 million||31.1 million|
|9||Mexico||America||32.1 million||30.1 million||24.2 million|
|10||Russia||Europe||31.6 million||29.8 million||28.4 million|
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