The marketing research firm Euromonitor has published his Top 100 City Destinations Ranking.
According to this list, Lima welcomed most tourists in 2012 of all Latin American cities with 3,79 million foreign arrivals in 2012 which is an expansion of 29,1% compared to 2011.
With this figure, Lima can call itself the 34th most popular tourist destination throughout the world – and South America’s number one! Buenos Aires and Mexico City are the number two and three of Latin America (ranking at 44 and 46 of the list).
Hongkong leads the ranking with over 23,7 million arrivals in 2012. Hongkong is followed by Singapore and Bangkok.