Maldives welcomes one millionth tourist for the year

The Maldives on Friday welcomed the one millionth tourist for the year.

A special ceremony was carried out at Velana International Airport (VIA) with cultural activities to welcome the one millionth tourist to the Maldives.

A Czech woman- Daniela Kilnarova, 29 - who flew to Maldives on Qatar Airways in the early hours of Friday.

Daniela Kilnarova, who is visiting the Maldives for the third time said she was excited and happy to be the one millionth tourist for 2022. Daniela was received at VIA with cultural ceremonies and welcome gifts.

The Maldivian government is aiming for 1.6 million tourist visits in 2022.