ETW STAFF – Mumbai
According to the latest Hotel Price Index (HPI) report by Hotels.com, Indian metros dominate the top 10 favorite Indian destinations list amongst international travellers. The capital city of New Delhi bags the number one spot as the most popular Indian destination for overseas travellers, followed by Mumbai in second place and Bengaluru comes in third on the list. Other popular metros include Chennai, Hyderabad and Calcutta on the 4th, 8th and 9th positions respectively.
Goa, the popular beach and party destination of India is the 5th most favourite destination for foreigners followed by Jaipur, the pink city at the 6th spot. Cochin, the city located in ‘God’s own Country’ Kerala is also a favourite amongst international travelers, taking the 10th position on the list.
The HPI report also reveals that South East Asian destinations are popular with Indian travellers while travelling abroad. According to the report, the great value rates available in Bangkok make it the most preferred international destination amongst Indians, followed by Singapore. Other popular South East Asian destinations in the top 10 list include Pattaya, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur and Phuket on the 6th, 7th, 9th and 10th positions respectively.