Dubai Tourism Statistics & Trends [Infographic]
Dubai is named under the 7 states that fully joined to form the UAE in 1971. The city itself is a marvel of transformation from sand dunes to show of metal and glass touching the skies. Everything from luxurious sky scrapers to shopping malls the size of cities is found in Dubai. Due to Dubai’s economically favorable environment, world renowned recreational resorts and facilities, it has become one of the top tourism locations on earth bringing about 14 million visitors to its fold in 2015. This puts Dubai as the 4th most visited city in the world.
According to the latest statistics, international overnight spending in Dubai was recorded about $11.6 billion in 2015 with USA on the top followed by Saudi Arabia and then the UK. It homes the tallest building and hotel in the world, the Burj Khalifa, and plans to build the first climate controlled city in the world. To learn more interesting facts on Dubai tourism, see the infographic below compiled by GO-Gulf Web Design Dubai.