Visitor arrivals to Sri Lanka down 8% in Apr-2019, visitor arrivals from India down 22%

    Sri Lanka‘s Tourism Development Authority reported (07-May-2019) visitor arrivals to Sri Lanka for Apr-2019. Details include:

    • Visitor arrivals: 166,975, -7.5% year-on-year;
      • UK: 24,718, -5.2%;
      • India: 23,431, -21.5%;
      • Germany: 16,930, +56.7%;
      • China (including Hong Kong and Macau): 14,263, -18.3%;
      • Australia: 9565, -31.8%;
      • France: 9148, +23.4%;
      • US: 4810, -44.6%;
      • Maldives: 4655, -18.3%;
      • Switzerland: 4531, +59.3%;
      • Canada: 3741, -24.8%.