Bali by the Numbers: October Foreign Arrivals Up +30.2% Over 2006.
(11/10/2007) Preliminary Bali international arrival figures for October 2007 indicate another record month with 146,699 arrivals – a +30.2% increase over October 2006 when 112,696 foreign visitors landed in Bali.
If these figures are confirmed by final arrival numbers due to arrive in the coming week, October 2007 saw Bali tourism break new ground, "besting" by +14.2% the previous highest October in 2004 when 128,399 foreign visitors came to Bali.
The latest arrival figures for October bring year-to-date arrivals total to 1,380,125 with two months still remaining in the year. With arrivals running +34.44% ahead of last year, Bali remains firmly on track to hit the 1.7 million foreign arrivals for 2007 predicted by balidiscovery.com in August 2007.