21st April 2011, www.news360.lk
A Dutch National and his family were into a surprise when they landed at the Bandaranayake International Airport last evening to spend a holiday in Sri Lanka.
Ronke Noordhuis was welcomed by the Sri Lanka Tourism officials by garlanding him and his family, for becoming the 250,000th tourist who arrived in the country during this year.
Sri Lanka Tourism offered a special gift and a complimentary package to Noordhuis keeping its promise of rewarding the 250,000th tourist.
This is the first time Noordhuis who is working as a finance manager in Qatar has visited the country.
He and his wife Inge along with the three sons is expected to visit Negombo, Kandy, Sigiriya, Dambulla, Nuwara Eliya and southern beaches during their ten day stay in the Island.
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• Sri Lanka Tourism Statistics and Tourist Arrivals