Dubai welcomed a record 8.10 million visitors in the first half of 2018, confirming that our busy, dynamic city continues to attract the world. The top 3 visiting nations are India (with over 1 million travellers), KSA and the UK.
Over 453,000 Chinese tourists thronged our shopping malls & tourist attractions, while Russia topped the visitor growth charts with an astounding 74% increase over 2017.
Also in the top 10 are the USA and Germany, with 327,000 and 302,000 visitors respectively. With a goal of becoming the world’s most visited city, Dubai is well on its way.
– Tara Rogers-Ellis and Louise Mezzina, Mojo PR