Visitor arrivals to Nepal up 2% in 2019

    Nepal Tourism Board reported (10-Feb-2020) visitor arrivals to Nepal in the 12 months ended Dec-2019. Details include:

    • Visitor arrivals: 1.2 million, +2.1% year-on-year;
      • India: 254,150;
      • China: 168,543;
      • US: 93,218;
      • UK: 61,144;
      • Sri Lanka: 55,869;
      • Thailand: 41,653;
      • Australia: 36,641;
      • Myanmar: 36,274;
      • France: 30,646;
    • Arrivals by air: 995,884.