Tourist arrivals to the Maldives have exceeded 50,000 within the first 11 days of August.
The latest statistics publicized by the Tourism Ministry indicates that a total of 52,792 tourists have arrived in the Maldives within the first 11 days of this month – recording a daily average of 4,799.
With these new developments, Maldives has recorded a total of 665,159 tourist arrivals this year – as of August 11.
The top five tourist markets to the Maldives within this period are:
A total of 33 international airlines operate to the Maldives at present.
As of August 11, 781 tourist establishments are in operation – that is 156 resorts, 484 hotels and guesthouses, and 141 sea vessels.
92 percent of the tourism sector employees are fully vaccinated – whereas 97 percent of the tourism sector employees have received their first dose.