Tourism: France ranked second in 2014 [fr]
France regained its touristic attractiveness and competitiveness in 2014.
According to the biennial report published on May 6 2015 by the World Economic Forum in Geneva, France has been ranked second, better than in 2013 (ranked 7th).
Among the 14 criteria taken into account, French performance has been especially praised in terms of cultural resources (ranked 2nd) and infrastructure (ranked 4th).
Nonetheless, the price criteria is less favourable, France being considered too expensive by its tourists (ranked 139th).
For the first time in its history, Spain ranked first in 2015. Among the 10 first countries, there are 6 European countries.
To find out more information about the 2015 Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report and download the ranking, visit the WEF website.