Kuala Lumpur is the 6th most visited city - Mastercard’s Global Destination Cities Index, 20
Mastercard’s Global Destination Cities Index, 2019 ranks Kuala Lumpur the 6th most visited city. In 2018, 13.79 million tourists visited Kuala Lumpur compared with 12.58 million in 2017. The average length of stay was 5.7 days while the average daily spent was USD142. Each tourist spent USD1493 per resident and every 1000 overnight tourists created 35.6 jobs.