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All Time High: 1.88 crore Domestic Tourists Visited Kerala in 2022: Min Mohammed Riyas

Web Desk (Tvm)Updated: Tuesday Feb 7, 2023

Thiruvananthapuram : Domestic tourist arrivals to Kerala   hit all-time high in 2022, Tourism Minister PA Mohammed Riyas informed the Assembly on Monday.  1.88 crore domestic tourists came to Kerala last year.

The maximum domestic arrivals before the pandemic was 1,83,84,233. That figure rose to  1,88,67,414 in 2022, marking a  growth of  2.63 percen on previous hight. Six districts stand out for beating records of their early years, namely  Pathanamthitta, Idukki, Wayanad, Alappuzha and Malappuram.

The highest domestic arrivals in  2022 happened in Ernakulam district followed by districts of  Thiruvananthapuram, Idukki, Thrissur and Wayanad, the minister said.