Sri Lanka has been ranked No. 1 in “The best places for solo female travel in 2024” by Timeout

The best places for solo female travel in 2024 Solo female travel is gaining popularity, with over half of Gen Z women expressing interest in exploring foreign lands alone. This surge in independent female travel signifies a growing desire for new connections, diverse cultures, and unforgettable experiences. But where should these adventurous women venture, and […]

Almost Rs 500 million in revenue from tourists in January – Tourism Development Authority

As per the Tourism Development Authority, revenue generated from tourist arrivals in January 2024 is approaching the significant milestone of 500 million rupees. Chairman Bhapati Priyantha Fernando reported that a noteworthy 208,253 tourists visited Sri Lanka in January. Chairman Fernando emphasized the substantial growth, amounting to 104%, in comparison to the tourist numbers recorded in […]

Sri Lankan Airlines facilitates collaborative effort to boost Sri Lanka’s Tourism industry

An interactive gathering orchestrated by Sri Lankan Airlines at the Sri Lanka High Commission in London became a pivotal platform for cultivating collaboration between top UK tourism agencies and Foreign Minister Ali Sabry. The objective of this event was to collectively devise strategies aimed at elevating Sri Lanka’s status as a leading, diverse tourist destination. […]

Over 100,000 tourists arrived in Sri Lanka during the first 15 days of 2024.

According to the latest data from the Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority (SLTDA), over 100,000 tourists arrived in Sri Lanka during the first 15 days of 2024. The weekly report on tourist arrivals, released on Tuesday (16), indicates a 114 percent increase compared to the same period in 2023, with 101,362 international visitors recorded. In […]