Foreign Tourist Arrivals in Bali Up by 10.23 Percent


At least 935,724 foreign tourists visited Bali island from January through April 2012, up 10.23 percent over the same period the previous year, which recorded 848,899 arrivals.

They are mostly coming through the Ngurah Rai airport, with direct flights from their countries and only 31,229 of them enter through the seaport with cruise boats.

In April, there were 225,338 foreign tourists who came directly from their country, up 0.35 percent over the same month the previous year.

There are more than 2.82 million foreign tourists visited Bali in 2011, up 9.72 percent from the 2.57 million arrivals in 2010.