Sri Lanka successfully participates for first time at DTM 2018

Sri Lanka made its contribution for the first time at the Dhaka Travel Mart (DTM) for the first time and was able to create a positive impact among the Bangladeshis who were keen to spend a holiday worth their expense. The travel fair was held from 22 to 24 March at the Pan Pacific Sonargaon … More Sri Lanka successfully participates for first time at DTM 2018

SL eco-tourism has massive untapped potential

By Shannon Jayawardena Being an expert in sustainable tourism and a key figure in the eco-tourism field, Sustainable Tourism Consultant and Sri Lanka Rainforest Ecolodge Chairman Prema Cooray stated that Sri Lankan eco-tourism has a massive untapped potential at an interview with Daily FT. Cooray spoke on the topics; sustainability and eco-tourism while highlighting its … More SL eco-tourism has massive untapped potential

Sri Lanka participates in ‘Salon Mondial du Tourism’ in Paris

For the first time, Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau and the Embassy of Sri Lanka in France jointly organised Sri Lanka’s participation at the 43rd Edition of the ‘Salon Mondial du Tourism’ Exhibition, which was held from 15 to 18 March in Paris. 10 Sri Lankan travel agencies participated in the Exhibition. This Exhibition gives … More Sri Lanka participates in ‘Salon Mondial du Tourism’ in Paris

Sri Lanka Tourism targets top source markets from Western Europe

Sri Lanka was recognised as an ideal holiday destination at the roadshows held in Netherlands and Belgium respectively, encouraging the Benelux counterparts to visit the island nation having a wide diversity of cultural and geographical opportunities which the ideal traveller needs to spend a perfect vacation. The roadshow in The Netherlands was held in College … More Sri Lanka Tourism targets top source markets from Western Europe

Visiting Sri Lanka 100 times is still not enough: Prof. Manfred Domroes

By Shannon Jayawardena Professor Manfred Domroes, a lecturer and adventurist with an immense passion for Sri Lanka’s natural beauty and exquisite tea, recently paid his 100th visit to the country. His maiden visit was in 1967: since then, he has remained loyal to the country, calling Sri Lanka as his second home. In this interview … More Visiting Sri Lanka 100 times is still not enough: Prof. Manfred Domroes

SriLankan Airlines scores a hat-trick at Golden City Gate Awards 2018

SriLankan Airlines, the National Carrier of Sri Lanka and a member of the Oneworld alliance, won three awards at Golden City Gate Awards 2018 at ITB Berlin, the world’s largest tourism trade fair, reaffirming the global appeal and innovativeness of its marketing communication endeavours yet again. The 18th edition of the awards saw a jury … More SriLankan Airlines scores a hat-trick at Golden City Gate Awards 2018

SLTPB Visiting Blogger Program geared for aggressive social media promotion in 2018

Having received over ten million combined social media reach in 2017, SLTPB Visiting Blogger Program continues to progress with aggressive social media promotion in 2018 by collaborating with the world’s top virtual travel influencers. Sri Lanka Tourism invited a group of international travel bloggers & social media influencers from important source markets including France, Germany, … More SLTPB Visiting Blogger Program geared for aggressive social media promotion in 2018