Visitor arrivals to Sir Lanka down 28% in Aug-2019

    Sri Lanka‘s Tourism Development Authority reported (04-Sep-2019) visitor arrivals to Sri Lanka for Aug-2019. Details include:

    • Visitor arrivals: 143,587, -28.3% year-on-year;
      • India: 37,568, +17.0%;
      • UK: 14,132, -40.2%;
      • China (including Hong Kong and Macau): 9503, -64.2%;
      • Germany: 7667, -29.1%;
      • France: 7087, -35.7%;
      • Australia: 5985, -27.4%;
      • Maldives: 6880, -28.3%;
      • US: 4686,+6.3%;
      • Spain: 5782, -23.6%;
      • Canada: 4052, -25.5%.