Montego Bay at the top of the world ranking: best tourism recovery destination

Montego Bay tops a global ranking of top recovery destinations published by media and events publishing giant World Travel Market.

The Global Travel Market Forecast Report indicates that the city-wide recovery in summer travel is being led by Caribbean destinations, namely Montego Bay, with bookings in Montego Bay up 23% from a year to year.

The research, undertaken by Forward Keys, shows that Jamaica’s rapid recovery is surpassing levels in other places as diverse as Delhi, Athens, Orlando and Paris. In the table, Punta Cana is ranked second with a recovery of 19% and Cancún is ranked third with a recovery of 14%.

Commenting on Jamaica’s recovery, the Honorable Edmund Bartlett, Jamaican Minister of Tourism, said:

The news that Montego Bay topped the ranking of fastest recovery locations this summer is a dramatic endorsement of our rapid recovery and reinforces the hard work and commitment of Jamaica’s tourism industry to develop excellent Covid-19 protocols. and show the world how much we care for our guests. This superb effort is now being rewarded with increased flights and confidence in our destination from global travel partners around the world. I would like to take this moment to thank the entire travel industry and look forward to our continued return to growth.

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(Source: Jamaica Tourist Board)

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