According to the Langkawi Development Authority (Lada) as reported in Bernama, Langkawi is anticipating the arrival of more than 3,380 tourists from the Scandinavian countries between now, December 2011 and March 2012.
Lada Principal Assistant Manager for tourism, Azmil Munif Bukhari said on Sunday, 18 December 2011, the tourists are expected to arrive in 13 chartered flights of the Finnish airline, Finnair.
“The first flight arrived yesterday,” he told Bernama.
Azmil Munif added 53,062 tourists from Finland, Sweden, Denmark and Norway visited Langkawi last year.
Langkawi is served daily by the scheduled flights of Malaysia Airlines (MAS), AirAsia, Firefly and Berjaya Air as well as Silk Air of Singapore.