Monthly Archives: January 2015

Tourist arrivals up 20 % in 2014

Sri Lanka attracted 1,527,153 tourists for the past calendar year recording a 19.8 percent growth year-on-year (yoy), with India, UK and China leading the pack, according to statistics released by Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority yesterday.While December observed the highest … Continue reading

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1.5 millionth tourist welcomed at BIA

The Sri Lanka Tourism Board welcomed the arrival of the 1,500,000th tourist for the year 2014 at the Bandaranayake International Airport. Sri Lanka Tourism officials,including Managing director Rumy Jauffer and representative from the travel and tourism industry, warmly welcomed the … Continue reading

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