2.5 million tourists visited Oman up until September 2019
GCC, India top source markets for the Sultanate
A total of 2.5 million tourists visited Oman in the first nine months of 2019, data from the Sultanate’s National Centre for Statistics and Information revealed.
Among the top source markets were tourists from GCC countries and Indians followed by British tourists.
A total of 1,061,807 GCC tourists visited the country, followed by 309,273 Indians and 112,564 British tourists.
Fourth on the list were tourists from Germany with a total of 108,884.
According to data, Omanis were leading the list of tourists who visited Salalah during the tourist season with a total of 540,862.
Emiratis were second on that list with a total of 59,032 visiting the city, followed by 45,748 Saudis who visited during the season.