Maldives on Track to Surpass Tourism Target of 1.8 Million

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PUBLISHED 01 July 2023

The Maldives has welcomed over 900,000 tourists so far in 2023, a 14% increase from the same period last year. The country is on track to surpass its target of 1.8 million tourists this year, with an average of 5,000 tourists arriving per day.

India and Russia are the top two sources of tourist arrivals in the Maldives, with each country contributing over 100,000 tourists. The United Kingdom is in third place with 76,000 tourist arrivals.

The Maldives is a popular tourist destination for its stunning beaches, crystal-clear waters, and luxurious resorts. The country has been recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic, and tourism is one of the key drivers of economic growth.