Maldives has retained the number 1 spot on the top 10 best-selling luxury destinations for 2020 by tourism operator Kuoni. The destination has bagged this win for the past 17 years.
Mauritius, Thailand, Sri Lanka and Bali finished behind the Maldives in the list while Italy is the only European country finishing inside the top 10.
Widely considered the planet’s most exclusive holiday destination, the Maldives embody the ultimate tropical paradise getaway for honeymooners, sun worshipers, discerning travelers, scuba divers and celebrities.
The archipelago is blessed with some of the world’s most astonishing beaches, crystal clear turquoise lagoons, phenomenal underwater wildlife, and unrivaled luxury resorts that take up their own private islands.
The atolls of the Maldives welcomed a record amount of over 1.7 million visitors in 2019, with the government hoping to increase worldwide visitor numbers to 2 million by each year.