100 Years of Advancing Destinations

US on track to exceed tourism goal: 100 million visitors by 2021

Thursday, May 15, 2014

In May 2012, President Barack Obama unveiled the nation’s first-ever National Travel and Tourism Strategy. Designed to increase travel to and within the United States, it set an ambitious goal: achieve 100 million annual visitors by 2021 — up 61 percent from 62 million in 2011. Two years later, the United States is on pace to not only meet its goal, but to exceed it, according to the U.S. Travel Association