Bali foreign tourist arrivals for the month of May 2008 continued to perform in record-breaking territory achieving 159,877 visitors, a full +24.24% better than the same month in 2007 (128,693).
On a cumulative basis for the months January-May 2008, Bali arrivals totaled 753,934 Ė improving +25.50% over the same period one year before (601,143).
If Bali manages to sustain its current level of improvement through the end of 2008 it will be assured of achieving the first year ever in which foreign tourist arrivals top 2 million.
Top 5 Sources of Foreign Arrivals
The top 5 countries producing foreign visitors to Bali in May 2008 were:
● Japan 142,161
● Australia 101,465
● Taiwan 60,395
● South Korea 57,300
● Peopleís Republic of China 55,048
Shown on balidiscovery.com are graphic comparison of January-May arrivals to Bali 2000-2008 and the cumulative performance for the same months over the years 2000-2008.
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