The UK’s top-tier Guardian newspaper hails Lonely Planet as ranking Sri Lanka as the number one must-visit tourist destination for 2019.
Sri Lanka revokes ‘rogue’ bikini ban at popular beach resort as tourism bosses say ‘nothing to worry about’
Sri Lanka’s tourism bosses have stepped in to revoke a beach bikini ban imposed earlier this year by ‘rogue’ police officers at a popular south-coast resort.
More seaplane flights will give tourists more time to enjoy the best experiences that Sri Lanka has to offer
Tourists who want to make the most of their time seeing the best of Sri Lanka will be pleased to hear that the island’s seaplane service is being extended.
A massive beach cleanup at the popular west-coast tourist resort of Negombo, dubbed the ‘gateway to Sri Lanka’, has proved a huge success.
Give beaches in Sri Lanka ‘human rights’ to protect then from pollution says local lawyer and eco-activist
Give Sri Lanka’s renowned beaches ‘human rights’ to protect them from marine pollution says prominent local lawyer and eco-activist Harindrini Corea.
Major effort launched in Sri Lanka to clear tourist beaches of plastic rubbish washed in on the tides
A high-profile effort to keep popular tourist beaches in Sri Lanka clear of plastic rubbish washed in on the tides has been launched.
The overwhelming majority of visitors to Sri Lanka love our friendly locals and the natural beauty of our tropical paradise—and that’s official!
Big off-season Sri Lanka tour package discounts target MidEast and Chinese millennials for tourism boost
Big discounts aimed at ‘off-season’ millennial travellers to Sri Lanka from the Middle East, India and China driven by a $400,000 ad campaign to attract 200 more tourists this year.
Australia backs boost for surfing scene at Arugam Bay, the premier Sri Lanka east-coast tourist playground
Australia is helping boost the booming surfing scene in Arugam Bay, the premier east-coast beach tourist playground in Sri Lanka.
‘Caring and sharing’ tuk-tuk drivers ‘trained as tour guides as well as drivers to foreign tourists’
Good news for foreign visitors to Sri Lanka! The ubiquitous tuk-tuk, everyone’s favourite form of transport, is going tourist friendly!