Belgium has relaxed a travel advisory issued on Sri Lanka related to the North and East of the Country.
The Belgian tourists are focusing on Sri Lanka due to the newly established peace. The number of tourists who visited the country has increased by 108 percent this year compared to the corresponding period in the previous year. In November the number has exceeded 290 percent. The Belgian Government has decided to remove the advisories issued on traveling to Sri Lanka providing the tourists more opportunities. Statistics indicate a steady increase in the number of tourists visiting the Sri Lanka from European countries including the United Kingdom.