Visitor arrivals to India up 4% in Apr-2019, arrivals on e-tourist visa up 28%

    India‘s Ministry of Tourism (06-Jun-2019) foreign tourist arrivals to India for Apr-2019. Details include:

    • Foreign tourist arrivals: 771,353, +3.5% year-on-year;
      • Share of top 15 source countries:
        • Bangladesh: 25.28%;
        • UK: 10.79%;
        • US: 10.52%;
        • Australia: 3.57%;
        • Germany: 3.16%;
        • China: 3.08%;
        • Malaysia: 2.83%;
        • Sri Lanka: 2.81%;
        • Canada: 2.52%;
        • Japan: 2.36%;
        • France: 2.19%;
        • Singapore: 1.61%;
        • Thailand: 1.61%;
        • Russia: 1.45%;
        • South Korea: 1.37%
    • Arrivals on e-tourist Visa: 201,137, +28.0%;
      •  Share of top 15 source countries:
        • UK: 16.8%;
        • US: 9.9%;
        • China: 7.0%;
        • Germany: 5.6%;
        • Australia: 4.7%;
        • France: 4.6%;
        • Malaysia: 4.1%;
        • Canada: 3.3%;
        • Thailand: 3.2%;
        • Italy: 2.9%;
        • Spain: 2.2%;
        • Japan: 1.9%;
        • Israel: 1.8%;
        • Oman: 1.7%;
        • Singapore: 1.7%.