Kayak, a leading travel search engine in its latest research revealed the top preferred travel destinations by Indians this spring (March-April).

The analysis based as per searches made on KAYAK during the search period from January 2019 to March 20, 2019, for any travel dates between March 15 to April 15, marked Atlanta and Seattle in the USA to be at top of the list, followed by Abu Dhabi, Oman, Seoul, and Rome.

The year-on-year keyword search volume change for Atlanta and Seatle is 93 per cent and 79 per cent respectively. Whereas for Abu Dhabi, Muscat, Seoul, and Rome is 126 per cent , 68 per cent , 64 per cent and 51 per cent respectively.

Commenting on the travel trends, Abhijit Mishra, Regional Director, Asia Pacific,  KAYAK said, “KAYAK’s extensive database has indicated that the interest in some destinations have doubled year-on-year while Indian travellers are planning their spring vacations to escape the ongoing Indian heat.

“Based on the trends that we noticed, Atlanta, Seattle, Abu Dhabi, Muscat, and Rome have the highest year-on-year increase in search volume.”


Natasha Nitturkar