Tourism office names top five foreign markets

THE Department of Tourism (DOT) regional office in Iloilo City has named the top five foreign tourist arrivals and tourism markets of Western Visayas. DOT Regional Director Helen Catalbas said that Korea is still the number one foreign tourist market of the region in 2015. According to the partial Visitor Arrivals Report as of February … Continue reading “Tourism office names top five foreign markets”

THE Department of Tourism (DOT) regional office in Iloilo City has named the top five foreign tourist arrivals and tourism markets of Western Visayas.

DOT Regional Director Helen Catalbas said that Korea is still the number one foreign tourist market of the region in 2015.

According to the partial Visitor Arrivals Report as of February 1, 2016 of the DOT Western Visayas, Korea with 331,269 tourist arrivals is followed by China with 183,708, Taiwan with 59,343, USA with 39,379, and Malaysia with 36,158.