Visitor arrivals to India up 1% in May-2019, arrivals on e-tourist visa up 32%

    India‘s Ministry of Tourism (16-Jun-2019) foreign tourist arrivals to India for May-2019. Details include:

    • Foreign tourist arrivals: 610,590, +0.7% year-on-year;
      • Share of top 15 source countries:
        • Bangladesh: 28.37%;
        • US: 16.24%;
        • UK: 6.90%;
        • Malaysia: 3.75%;
        • China: 3.59%;
        • Australia: 2.81%;
        • Canada: 2.60%;
        • Japan: 2.47%;
        • Sri Lanka: 2.34%;
        • Germany: 2.30%;
        • Singapore: 2.01%;
        • France: 1.84%;
        • Nepal: 1.61%;
        • South Korea: 1.61%
        • Thailand: 1.19%;
    • Arrivals on e-tourist Visa: 124,197, +31.6%;
      •  Share of top 15 source countries:
        • US: 14.5%;
        • China: 10.9%;
        • UK: 10.2%;
        • Malaysia: 7.0%;
        • France: 4.3%;
        • Australia: 4.3%;
        • Germany: 4.3%;
        • Canada: 4.0%;
        • Singapore: 2.7%;
        • Japan: 2.2%;
        • Thailand: 2.0%;
        • Italy: 2.0%;
        • Israel: 1.8%;
        • Spain: 1.7%;
        • Russia: 1.7%.