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Turkish tourist becomes 2018's one millionth tourist

09 September 2018, MVT 15:31
One Million Tourist
09 September 2018, MVT 15:31

Tourist from Turkey becomes Maldives' 1 millionth tourist for the year 2018.

With the number of tourists visiting Maldives exceeding 1 million every year, Velana International Airport is known to host colourful annual celebrations upon the 1 millionth tourist's arrival in the Maldives.

This year, the millionth tourist of 2018 from Turkey was also gifted with a similarly festive celebration.

The Turkish tourist, along with his American spouse, are currently visiting Meeru Island Resort and Spa.

The package that was gifted to the couple included a vacation courtesy of Mövenpick, a free trip from Trans Maldivian Airways, in addition to a 100 GB data package from Dhiraagu.

The celebration held at Velana International Airport included traditional Maldivian activities.