British tourist arrivals increase in Maldives
British tourist arrivals has been increasing in the Maldives. Compared to the first few months of the previous year, 2015 has shown an 8% increase with the recorded number of British tourists that has travelled to the Sunny Side of Life being 25,158. Whilst the beginning of last year saw 23,297 travelers who were British.
This increase in British travelers visiting Maldives for their tropical holiday was announced by Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation (MMPRC). Along with the launch of their “Visit Maldives Year” campaign, MMPRC and the Maldives Tourism Industry is striving to maximize the number of British tourist arrivals to the island nation. Moreover, the new global campaign aims to achieve the target of boosting the arrival of holiday travelers around the world up to 1.5 Million during 2016. In addition to that, multiple luxurious resorts will be opened next year as well, providing more choices for travelers to spend their Maldives holiday.
The Deputy Managing Director of MMPRC; Mohamed Adam, spoke about the boost in British visitors to the holiday destination Maldives. He said that Maldives is a well-liked spot for holidays in the United Kingdom, and the recent increase in British Tourist Arrivals to the country was pleasing. Mr. Mohamed Adam also expressed his confidence in the Maldives performing well in 2015 as a prime destination for vacationers, and that he is looking forward to welcome more UK travelers this year.
The tropical paradise Maldives has been a popular spot amongst British travelers. Since the beginning of tourism in the island nation, tourist arrivals from the UK has been constant throughout the entire period. Maldives has been renowned as a breathtaking beach destination, with pristine islands of natural beauty and crystal clear waters all around. A number of famous British celebrities and high profile figures has visited the Maldives Islands to spend their holidays in the relaxing environment.
Moreover, Maldives offering free tourist visa of 30 days for travelers that visit from all around the world makes it an easy destination to travel to. To book a stay at one of the best resorts in this tropical archipelago, contact us at Budget Resorts Maldives.