Kaziranga national park receives record footfall of over 2.75 lakh tourists for 2021-2022

Kaziranga National Park and Tiger Reserve (KNP&TR) received a tourist footfall of a little over 2.75 lakh generating a revenue of Rs 6 crore during 2021-2022, an all-time record collection.

Disclosing this information, Director of KNP&TR, Jatin Sharma said altogether 2,75,835 tourists visited the UNESCO World Heritage Park famous for one-horned Rhinos for the period October 2021 to May 2022, setting an all-time record revenue collection of Rs 6,39,23,389.

Altogether 2,74,116 domestic and 1,719 foreign tourists visited the park.

In 2020-2021 the park received 1,67,644 tourists with total revenue garnered being Rs 3,60,00,611.

In the year 2019-2020, a total of 1,42,859 tourists visited the park, generating a revenue of Rs.4,20,63,541. The tourist flow to the park was affected during the period 2019-2020 and 2020-2021 due to COVID-19 pandemic. In 2018-2019, the inflow of tourists was partially affected due to COVID.

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