279,000 tourists came to Nepal in 10 months

12th Jun, 2022 | Tourism Mail Crew

KATHMANDU, June 12: Covid is showing some signs of improvement in Nepal's troubled tourism. The number of tourists coming to Nepal has been gradually increasing as the number of cobid infections has decreased worldwide.

According to the 10-month data released by Nepal Rastra Bank, 279,487 tourists have come to Nepal. According to the statistics from August 2021 to May 2022, 279,487 tourists visited Nepal.

In 2020, 23 thousand 85 tourists had come. According to the businessmen, the number of tourists coming to Nepal can be further increased due to the arrival of tourists.

Former Secretary General of the Talking Agencies Association of Nepal (TAN) Aang Pemba Sherpa said that the number would increase further as tourists would come to Nepal in two seasons.

"More tourists may come to Nepal in September-October than now," said Sherpa.