After Delhi, Mumbai and Goa get most e-tourist visa travellers

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By Sarkaritel April 13, 2016 11:37

After Delhi, Mumbai and Goa get most e-tourist visa travellers


Panaji, April 13  Goa ranks third in the list of Indian states who have attracted foreign travellers using the newly introduced e-tourist visa in March this year.

According to statistics released by the state information and publicity department the coastal state, well known as a beach and nightlife tourism destination globally, cornered 11.11 percent of the total foreign tourist arrivals in the country using e-visa in March. 

The national capital attracted 46.76 percent of foreign tourist arrivals while Mumbai ranked second at 18.75 percent.

A total of 1,15,677 tourists arrived in March 2016 using the e-tourist visa, which was introduced for travellers from 150 countries intending to travel to India as tourists.

Tourists from Britain topped the list of e-tourist visa users at 27.74 percent, while tourists from the US and Russia ranked second and third respectively at 13.41 percent and 7.04 percent.

Sarkaritel
By Sarkaritel April 13, 2016 11:37