Sri Lanka's tourist arrivals rose 20.1 percent to 109 thousand 202 in November from a year earlier with arrivals up to November up 16 percent to 883 thousand 353.
Arrivals from Western Europe rose 17.2 percent in November with the total in the 11 months also up 17.0 percent.
Visitors from UK rose 12.9 percent in November from a year earlier.
Arrivals from Germany rose 16.6 percent, from France up 16.3 percent, from the Netherlands up 10.6 percent and Italy up 2.1 percent.
Visitors from Eastern Europe rose 23.1 percent to 12,406 in November with arrival in the first 11 months up 45.5 percent to 62,493.