The number of visitors to Tonga increased significantly by 38 % from 6,876 in May 2015 to 9,508 in June 2015 for the Coronation and other events.
In addition, 3761 passengers arrived in Tonga in the first two-weeks of July on commercial flights. This number does not include the arrivals on special flights.
The Coronation celebrations from 27 June to 7 July filled the capital with overseas guests and Tongans from all over the world.
Tourism Tonga’s latest passenger statistics provided by Air Terminal Services.
Even after the coronation, the number of visitors was expected to be higher as travelers took advantage of cheaper fares.
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