The Japan Nationwide Tourism Organisation has introduced that greater than 30 million abroad travellers visited Japan in 2018, an all-time document and an 8.7 per cent enhance over 2017 (the earlier document yr).
“Tourism to Japan from the US – about 5 per cent of the whole – soared 11 per cent,” stated Naohito Ise, government director of the Japan Nationwide Tourism Organisation in New York, “with an increasing number of Individuals searching for past the basic tourism locations of Tokyo and Kyoto to find lesser-known components of the nation.”
“American tourism to Japan is predicted to proceed to rise in 2019 because the nation builds as much as host main worldwide sporting occasions,” continued Ise, “with a number of prestigious American media together with Japan of their much-valued annual lists of probably the most really useful locations to go to within the coming yr.”
Because the official tourism board of Japan, JNTO is concerned in a variety of promotional actions to encourage worldwide travellers to go to Japan.
By means of a wide range of campaigns and initiatives, JNTO is inspiring extra American travellers to go to Tokyo, Kyoto and past.