The travel & tourism industry plays a key role in Saint Kitts and Nevis’s economy. According to GlobalData, driving increased visitor numbers and income from touristic activities are key areas of focus for the country’s government. GlobalData provides a complete picture of travel to Saint Kitts and Nevis in its Caribbean Destination Tourism report. Buy the report here.

In 2023, projections show that international arrivals in Saint Kitts and Nevis are expected to have grown by 57%.

Saint Kitts and Nevis does not exhibit an overreliance on any single source market, but intraregional travel is a noticeable trend. In the case of Saint Kitts and Nevis, six of the top ten source markets are located in South & Central America.

However, even when focusing only on the top ten, not all source markets are equal in size. Understanding the relative size of these and identifying high-potential markets outside of this list is key to identifying promising growth markets for Saint Kitts and Nevis as a destination.

According to GlobalData’s report, Caribbean Destination Tourism, the country’s leading source markets include the US, the UK, Canada, Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago among others.

For more detailed analysis of the source markets for Saint Kitts and Nevis, buy GlobalData’s Caribbean Destination Tourism report.

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