Nepal’s Tourism field is among the country’s biggest income participants. Sadly, the sector’s earnings carry dipped over the past one full year from NPR 67 .09 billion in FY 2017-18 to NPR 47 .58 billion in FY 2018-19
Based on the Fiscal Review FY 2018-19 unveiled on May 27, 2019, the per capita shelling out and also typical duration of the holiday of foreign tourists dipped further in 2018.
The review released by the Ministry of Finance demonstrates that the duration of vacation of imported travelers was 12 .4 days on an average until mid-March 2018, compared to 12 .6 days of the same period last year. The typical daily spending also decreased to USD 44 compared to USD 54 in 2017.
The decline in each area possesses caused economists to worry, despite the rise in a number of tourists.
Industry stakeholders have found not enough qualitative infrastructure and pollution as majors factors that affect the duration of stay as well as foreign tourists spending.