As per the latest annual report of Tourism Department, Jaipur has gained the top position in terms of the foreign tourists visiting the city. While Jaipur was the most visited city in Rajasthan with 9,50,991 foreign tourists, Udaipur was visited by 3,47,542 foreign tourists. Followed by these two, Jodhpur gained the third spot with 1,69,264 foreign tourists.
The data pertains to the number of foreign tourists who toured the state in the year 2017. As compared to the data of 2016, there was an increase of 10% in the number of foreign tourists. The Tourism Department reports that the hike has been seen particularly in French and American tourists. The maximum tourists were French followed by Americans on Number 2 and English on Number 3.
Talking particularly about Udaipur, this is the 7th time that the number of foreign tourists has increased in the city. As per the data reports of the Tourism Department, UK is at the top position with 38,334 tourists who have visited Udaipur in the year 2017. This is followed by Italy, Canada, Germany, Australia, and Switzerland. The least number of visitors to Udaipur are from Japan with the figure standing at 2259.
Source: Udaipur Times