The Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority says the most tourist visits to Sri Lanka thus far this year have been recorded from Russia.
The Authority said the number of Russian tourist arrivals amounts to 32,375.
29,514 Indian tourists, and 20,744 persons from the United Kingdom have visited Sri Lanka since January 2022.
A total of 204,345 foreigners arrived in the island this year, while 178,834 persons visited the country in the months of January and February.
The Tourism Development Authority said during the first seven days of March, 25,511 foreign nationals have arrived in Sri Lanka.