Aitken Spence Travels welcomed top German tour operators on a familiarization tour in Sri Lanka

Aitken Spence Travels, the leading Destination Management Company (DMC) in Sri Lanka, together with SriLankan Airlines recently organized a captivating Familiarization (FAM) tour for a group of 10 esteemed German tour operators, coordinated by the company’s representative for Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.

From the bustling city of Colombo to the picturesque Southern coast, the UNESCO heritage sites, thrilling Safari parks, serene Eastern beaches, and the lush hill country, the tour encompassed a wide range of attractions to deliver first-hand experience to the visitors. Throughout the journey, they were left mesmerized by the natural wonders and cultural splendours that Sri Lanka has in abundance.

Reflecting on their wildlife encounter, Ms. Bettina expressed her awe, stating, “Venturing into Minneriya National Park immersed us in a breath-taking wildlife spectacle, as majestic elephants gracefully roamed the verdant landscapes.”

The FAM tour was an overwhelming success, leaving the tour operators thoroughly impressed by the exquisite beauty and alluring charm of Sri Lanka. They had the opportunity to explore captivating sites, interact with the locals, savour authentic Sri Lankan cuisine, and take part in enriching experiences that showcased the island’s unique heritage.

Ms. Vanessa K.S. described her experience of climbing Sigiriya Rock as entering a captivating legend, where the seamless blend of ancient history and the natural beauty took her breath away.

After their visit to the tea factories nestled in the hill country, allowing them to witness the process of manufacturing Sri Lankan fine tea, Ms. Sonja Wagner shared her enlightening experience, stating, “Visiting a tea factory was an enlightening experience, where the aroma of freshly brewed tea embraced us, and we witnessed the meticulous artistry behind every cup.”

Aitken Spence Travels, with its extensive network and expertise in the Sri Lankan tourism industry, remains committed to fostering stronger partnerships within the German tourism industry. By hosting this FAM tour, the company aims to strengthen ties with top German tour operators and encourage more European travellers to discover the wonders of Sri Lanka.

As the tourism industry in Sri Lanka continues to rebound, Aitken Spence Travels remains at the forefront of promoting the country’s unique offerings to international markets with help of its commitment to sustainability, responsible tourism practices, and exceptional service standards.

Source: ASTl Team