In 2020, the 10-year period of record progress in tourism came to an finish, and the variety of visitors to New York City fell by sixty seven % to 22.three million (from 66.6 million in 2019). The largest contributor to the rise in 2019 was the worth of traveler lodging, which increased 3.zero p.c. The largest contributors to the increase included worldwide passenger air transportation companies, domestic passenger air transportation companies, and automotive rental and leasing. Foreign vacationers on regular flights will have the ability to enter India ranging from November 15, officers mentioned on Friday. “Domestic tourism activity was even stronger than 2019 which was one of the best 12 months ever. We hosted vacationers from over 50 nations, including Russia, the Netherlands, Belgium, Bulgaria and Slovakia,” he said.