Published on : Thursday, January 12, 2017
In the year 2016, as many as 7,29,550 foreign tourists had paid a visit to Nepal. The number of foreign tourist who visited Nepal had risen by 24% as compared to the year 2015, as per the Department of Immigration.
Out of the 7,29,550 tourists who had visited the country of Nepal in 2016, at least 23,452 tourists were Chinese.
And, these Chinese tourists had gone to Nepal through Rasuwa check point. The Indian tourists coming from the land route have not been included, as declared by the Department of Immigration.
A total of about 5,54,747 tourists had paid visit to Nepal in 2015.
And, the number of tourists visiting this part of the world increased by 1,74,803 in the year 2016 as compared to 2015.