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The number of Muslim travelers should grow to almost 170 million in 2020, fueling the halal tourism industry

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The number of Muslim international travelers is expected to increase from 117 million in 2015 to 168 million in 2020.

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Number of Muslim visitors in 2015

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Muslim tourists are expected to spend $200 billion by 2020.

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They are fueling the growth of the halal tourism industry, made of travel companies that cater to Muslims.

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An ideal itinerary includes hotels that serve halal food, family-friendly attractions, and prayer facilities.

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It does not include clubbing, gambling, and drinking.

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Best destinations for halal tourism

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Among the possible business, there are halal hotels, tour operators, cruise trips, and booking sites.

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