Malaysia has been named as the most Halal/Muslim friendly holiday destination for the third year in a row after scoring 8.3 out of ten points on Crescentrating’s Halal Friendly Travel Ranking 2013.
The criteria was based on the level of halal food availability, halal certified restaurants, prayer facilities and halal friendly accommodation at the main tourist spots of the destination.
Top scoring countries in the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) category:
- United Arab Emirates
- Saudi Arabia
Top halal-friendly non-OIC category:
- Bosnia & Herzegovina
- South Africa
- United Kingdom
- Sri Lanka
- Hong Kong