• India sees 1.6 lakhs cruise tourists in 2017-2018 tourism year

    One year ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    There are more than 1.6 lakh people visited India for cruise tourism in 2017-2018.
    The Tourism Minister K J Alphons told to the Indian Parliament, that the demand for cruise tourism is rising in a big way.
    In a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha, Tourism Minister K J Alphons said a task force on cruise tourism was jointly formed by the Ministry of Tourism and Ministry of Shipping with representatives of all the major ports and stakeholders for coordinated efforts to create an enabling ecosystem for the development of cruise tourism in India. The task force meets regularly and the...
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  • 1.3 million visited Cayman Island in Q2 of 2018

    1.3 million visited Cayman Island in Q2 of 2018

    One year ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    The Cayman Island saw a surge in visitor numbers due to the Cruise market and the island welcomed more than 1.3 million visitor from January to June 2018.
    There was around 20 per cent increase or 214,711 visitors as compared to the same period last year. In the first half of the year the air arrivals were up 15.9 percent showing an increase of 34,693 visitors while cruise passengers arrivals majorly contributed to the island's total visitation with 81 percent arrival.
    June marked the 15 th consecutive month of growth in arrivals with record-breaking achievement on record for...
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