France is the top destination for tourists worldwide. The country is famous for its rich culture, society and some of the famous places to see like the Eiffel Tower, Palace of Versailles, Palais des Papes, Mont Saint-Michel, St. Tropez,Dune of Pyla, Chartres Cathedral. The French wine, the weather of France and beautiful city of Paris are the reasons behind this much flow of tourist.
One of the studies conducted recently by the United Nations World Tourism Organization says that around 83 million visited France Last Year. This number is more than the population of France, 66 million.
The Alpine Ski Stations and Mediterranean resorts are the top spots as the figures suggest and these are responsible for ensuring the number of tourists coming to France. Currently France is on the top of the list and it attracts about 16 million more visitors than its rival, United States, in the second place. Then, comes the number of China, Spain and Italy securing the top 5 positions respectively.
Despite being the largest host for tourists, France is low in getting spending from the tourists. Tourists spend more in USA, in total, than in France, as France has failed to convince them.
The second among this list is United States of America, due to its range of attractive tourist destinations in the world. Grand Canyon, Yosemite, Central Coast, Jersey Shore Grand Canyon, Manhattan,Golden Gate Bridge, Niagara Falls, White House and Yellowstone are some of the examples. The unique feature of the destinations of USA is that, it is diverse as well as unique in their own, keeping their own identity.
Being the world’s number one country in economy, it not attract the tourists, but people who are on a business meeting, delegation from different countries , exchange programs and many more type of trade people also come to USA. USA attracts around 67 million tourists a year.
China used to be a closed country for the tourist in the past, but now due to its unique culture and hidden beauty more and more people are getting attracted towards China making it the third largest country in terms of tourist attraction. The famous Great Wall of China and Chinese tasty food makes the country worth selecting as a holiday destination.
China has grown as a top tourist spot as the people of the country and their unique culture attract people from far and wide. The impressive Great Wall of China and the tasty food of the country make every China holiday well worth the time. The Great Wall of China, Victoria Harbor, The Yellow Mountains, Terracotta Army and The Bund are among some famous tourist attractions in China. It is estimated that China attracts 57 million tourists in a year.