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Official National Celebration- The World tourism Day 2021 in Sri Lanka

Official National Celebration- The World tourism Day 2021 in Sri Lanka

We are delighted to announce that the Official National Celebrations for the World tourism Day 2021 in Sri Lanka will be hosted by the Uva Province Tourism Ministry in Sri Lanka Under the guidance of the Ministry of Tourism and Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority with the collaboration of the Department of Tourism Studies, Uva Wellassa University of Sri Lanka on 27th of September 2021.

This year’s World Tourism Day will be celebrated under the theme “Tourism for Inclusive Growth”, This is an opportunity to look beyond tourism statistics and acknowledge that behind every number, there is a person.
The official ceremony will commence at 9.00 a.m. on the 27th of September at the Kelburne Mountain View Holidays, Haputale under the patronage of Hon. Minister of Tourism Prasanna Ranathunga with the presence of other officials from Sri Lanka Tourism.

The highlights of the World Tourism Day 2021 programme are as follows,

Main Celebration: September 27, from 2.00 pm at Uva Wellassa University of Sri Lanka This event is jointly organized by Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority (SLTDA) and Uva Province Tourism Ministry and Department of Tourism Studies, Uva Wellassa University of Sri Lanka
Parallel to the main event on 27th September, Webinar series, National level and inter-university level competitions are also arranged.

Competitions Details : (National Level)
Best Travel Destination Videography (Online) Competition
Best Travel Photography Competition
Innovative Tour Package Competition

Competitions Details : (Inter-University Level)
Best Tourism Social Media Page/group Channel
Best Tourism YouTube Channel
Best Tourism Promotion E poster & Most Popular Tourism Promotion E poster

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