Maldives tourist arrivals exceed 1.38 million

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Tourist arrivals to Maldives has exceeded 1.38 million by November 09, 2022.

According to Ministry of Tourism, total tourist arrivals in annual terms has reached 1,388,044. This is a 31.5% increment when compared with the same year-to-date period in 2021, during which it stood at 1,055,924.

However, this surge in arrivals for the period in 2022 was still a 3.2% decline when compared with the same period in 2019, during which arrivals had reached 1,433,207.

Meanwhile, tourist arrivals exclusive for the month of November, from 01 to 09, stood at 43,687. This is a mild 1.6% increment from the same period in 2021 during which the arrivals stood at 42,996. Moreover, this is a 10.4% increment for the same period in 2019 – tourist arrivals for this period stood at 39,589.

The daily arrival average in annual terms stood at 4,435, and the average duration of stay in annual terms is currently at 8.1 days.

Source market rankings remain unchanged. The source market details include (figures show annual arrivals);

  1. India: 195,015 (14.0%)
  2. Russia: 170,821 (12.3%)
  3. UK: 151,358 (10.9%)
  4. Germany: 113,950 (8.2%)
  5. Italy: 76,681 (5.5%)
  6. USA: 65,709 (4.7%)
  7. France: 40,048 (2.9%)
  8. Spain: 36,088 (2.6%)
  9. Saudi Arabia: 29,258 (2.1%)
  10. Switzerland: 29,141 (2.1%)

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