Top Luxury Travel Destination Revealed
Italy leads the list of top luxury travel destinations for the next 12 months in a survey by the Travel Leaders Group.
Italy leads the list of top luxury travel destinations for the coming 12 months in a survey put together by the Travel Leaders Group. Ninan Chacko, CEO of Travel Leaders Group (TLG), commented that Italy is popular among “affluent travelers who are seeking authentic, enriching experiences paired with a multitude of very high-end accommodations.”
So what do luxury travelers expect when they explore the world? According to TLG, affluent holidaymakers expect fine dining, private concierge-level access, spas, butler service, and a personalized or private check-in and check-out. “That’s important for industry partners to recognize,” said Gail Grimmett, President of Protravel International and Tzell Travel Group.
Italy and Africa had already been on the radar of luxury travelers, as has the United States. Aside from Italy, other top-ranked luxury travel destinations include European river cruises, the United States, Mediterranean cruises, and Australia. Iceland, New Zealand, and Cuba are also recognized in the list as a destination with growing interest. Here is the full list:
2. European river cruise
3. United States
4. Mediterranean cruise
8. Caribbean cruise
10. England (Tie)
10. Iceland (Tie)
11. South Africa
12. New Zealand
14. Costa Rica