Published on : Friday, September 13, 2019
The Thai capital also placed at No. 3 in top cities by Dollars spent while Phuket has been ranked in the 10th place for the second consecutive year.
The Index also listed Bangkok as being in the top 3 global cities since 2010, as well as being in the top spot six of the past seven years.
That Bangkok has been in the No. 1 spot for the fourth year in a row certainly helps strengthen the positive image of the Thai capital as the preferred destination for global travellers.” TAT Governor Yuthasak Supasorn said.
The Mastercard Global Destination Cities Index ranks 200 cities based on third-party research and proprietary analysis in terms of the number of their total international overnight visitor arrivals and the cross-border spending by these same visitors in the destination cities in 2018, and gives visitor and expenditure growth forecasts.