New Investment in a New Sri Lanka
16 October 2019 • Destination Spotlight
Located in the heart of South Asia, Sri Lanka is quickly becoming an attractive destination for business events and tourism. It is no surprise that Sri Lanka was awarded Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel Destination 2019 with its endless beaches and rich culture waiting to be discovered.
Due to it’s ideal central location between Asia’s power centres, Sri Lanka is ozzing with potential for business events. Sri Lanka is increasing their investments with business event tourism focus, through modern infrastructural developments. This infrastructure aims to support incentive travel and large scale events that are delivered at an International standard.
The destination has a wide variety of attractions and activities that offer an ideal balance of professional and recreational locations. Sri Lanka boasts infrastructure and facilities that can cater to International events of all sizes. Some of their key modern conference, exhibition and luxury accommodation locations include:
- Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH)
- Sri Lanka Exhibition and Convention Centre (SLECC)
- Excel World Entertainment Park
- Santani Wellness Resort
- KK Beach Retreat
- Shangri-La Colombo
- Jetwing Surf’s Eco-Luxury Hotel
- Camellia Hills Retreat
- Kings Pavillion
- Wild Cost Tented Lodge
- Kumu Beach Hotel
- Ceylon Continental Hotel
- Cinnamon Grand
- Galadari Hotel
Visit the Sri Lanka Convention Bureau at AIME 2020 to learn more about the destination’s brand new infrastructure and spaces perfect for your next business event.