Tags Sri Lanka Inbound

Tag: Sri Lanka Inbound

Multiple difficulties rain down on Sri Lanka tourism amid political instability

As recent political events in Sri Lanka bring about uncertainties in the tourism sector, the destination is facing further difficulties such as a drop...

Sri Lankan tourism loses momentum through political turbulence

A bitter political feud which led to the sacking of Sri Lanka’s prime minister has turned the clock back for the country’s travel trade...

New ‘So Sri Lanka’ campaign will go ahead despite political crisis

Sri Lanka's industry officials yesterday confirmed that the country's new tourism campaign, So Sri Lanka, will launch as planned after obtaining support from the...

Uncertainty over Sri Lanka’s new tourism campaign amid constitutional crisis

A major constitutional crisis that resulted in the sacking of Sri Lanka’s prime minister has put in jeopardy the November launch of a new...

Airbnb pushes into Sri Lanka’s Experiences scene with tourism board

Potentially paving the way for regulation in the non-hotel accommodation space in Sri Lanka, Airbnb and the state-owned Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority (SLTDA)...

Sri Lanka scraps controversial minimum room rates

The Sri Lankan government has announced the removal of a nine-year-old minimum room rates scheme for hotels in Colombo, a move that is expected...

Sri Lanka bolsters upcoming lean season with discounts, promotions to Asian...

Three associations representing airlines, hotels and DMCs – along with Sri Lanka’s Tourism Promotion Bureau (SLTPB) – are banding together to spur off-season arrivals...

‘World’s loneliest airport’ in Sri Lanka gets even lonelier

Sri Lanka's Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport (MRIA), once dubbed “the loneliest airport in the world”, yesterday become even lonelier when the only airline flying...

Aussie arrivals soar on new Colombo flights, Sri Lanka-Maldives packages

A new direct connection from Down Under has led to a sharp rise in Australian visitors to Sri Lanka and the Maldives, with operators...

Sri Lankan hotel rates on the rise despite supply surge

Hoteliers have managed to maintain pricing power despite slowing demand for hotel rooms in Sri Lanka, according to an analysis from STR, but growing...

Tried and Tested

Hot Deals

What to Buy Now