Visitor arrivals to Sri Lanka up 3% in Sep-2018, visitor arrivals from India down 6%

    Sri Lanka‘s Tourism Development Authority reported (04-Oct-2018) visitor arrivals to Sri Lanka for Sep-2018. Details include:

    • Visitor arrivals: 149,087, +2.8% year-on-year;
      • India: 32,300, -6.3%;
      • China (including Hong Kong and Macau): 19,600, +3.5%;
      • UK: 14,226, +13.0%;
      • Germany: 9668, +12.8%;
      • Australia: 8746, +38.6%;
      • Maldives: 4695, -15.0%;
      • Japan: 4480, +5.3%;
      • US: 4406, +37.5%;
      • France: 4316, -6.9%;
      • Netherlands: 4049, +6.1%.