Kerala Makes It to the Top Global Trending Destinations for 2020 - Find out More

Kerala has claimed the 18th spot on the top 20 global trending destinations for 2020. Known for its majestic beauty, it definitely deserves the acclaimed spot. It is a preferred travel destination for both domestic and foreign travelers due to its diversity and natural surroundings. 


Kerala is a state in South India that is known for its lush greenery, breathtaking backwaters, pristine beaches, coffee & tea plantations, exquisite South Indian delicacies and cultural diversity. The magnificent destination has a charm of its own. It has been rightly tagged as God's Own Country. The hospitality is worth looking forward to. 



The inference was drawn from a survey by Airbnb, an online marketplace that offers stays and experiences. The survey included places like the USA, Spain, Thailand, and Australia and others which are eco-conscious destinations. It also consisted of places like such as Milwaukee in the USA and Guadalajara in Mexico which are cultural hotspots. 

Airbnb's survey which revealed that Kerala tourism has increased majorly this year. There has been a 95 percent jump in 2019's travel bookings. Other than bearing some of the most eco-friendly destinations in India, Kerala also promotes a responsible tourist program. 

Responsible Tourist Program

The responsible tourist program motivates tourists to travel and explore the culture as well as be hostile to the state and its resources. It stimulates environment and resource conservation. It also boosts tourism as inferences suggest that tourists prefer eco-conscious destinations over others. 

Topmost trending destinations

Survey findings suggest that places prepping for popular events are turning out to be tourist hotspots. Take a look at the list of  places that made it to the list.

1. Milwaukee, Wisconsin
2. Bilbao, Spain
3. Buriram, Thailand
4. Sunbury, Victoria, Australia
5. Romania
6. Xi’an, China
7. Eugene, Oregon
8. Luxembourg
9. Guadalajara, Mexico
10. Vanuatu
11. Cali, Colombia
12. Cape Canaveral, Florida
13. Aberdeen, Scotland
14. Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada
15. Ubatuba, Brazil
16. Les Contamines-Montjoie, France
17. Tokyo, Japan
18. Kerala, India
19. Malindi, Kenya
20. Maastricht, Netherlands

Since you know the popular and trending destinations of the world, you must plan your next trip accordingly. 

Which is your next preferred destination? Let us know in the comments below! 

This post was published by Sony Punjabi

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