The Maldives welcomed its first tourist for the year 2022 on .
Georgina Canning from the UK arrived in the Maldives via Gulf Air flight no GF144 around 0610 hrs. She was welcomed at a special ceremony held at Velana International Airport (VIA). She was greeted by senior officials from the Ministry of Tourism and the Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corporation and representatives from Maldives Immigration and Maldives Airports Company Limited (MACL).
As per MMPRC, the first visitor received a 5-night holiday with a full-board meal plan for two persons at Adaaran Prestige Vadoo. Other special gifts were also conferred to the first visitor of 2022, including gifts from MMPRC, Ministry of Tourism, Maldives Immigration, and MACL. Gifts were also presented to the first visitor by Dhiraagu and Koel Eyewear.
Georgina is accompanied on this trip by her partner. This is her second visit to the Maldives.