Mapping the future of global travel and tourism
Within the past five years, global tourism has reached new heights. International tourists now account for more than 1 billion travel arrivals and $1 trillion in spending abroad. Over the next 10 years, the growth in travel spending is broadly expected to outpace the global economy.
Visa provides detailed travel and tourism forecasts to 2025 for 50 of the largest source markets in global travel today. Projections are derived from travel patterns of Visa-branded cardholders across the globe, combined with household and travel forecasts from Oxford Economics. See below to explore key travel trends.