An estimated 11.9 million international outbound trips were made by Malaysians in 2016 and it is expected to grow on an average of 3.5% a year to the eventual 14.2 million trips by 2021.
As the world’s 13th strongest passport, Malaysians are able to travel to 179 countries in the world (as of 2019), visa-free.
RM82.2 billion in revenue in 2017 was generated with the arrival of international tourists.
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Malaysia’s 2017 Domestic Tourism saw an increase of +6.8% to 70.5 million domestic tourists, with an increase of +11.8% to RM54.1 Billion in domestic tourism expenditure.