Sri Lanka picked up the award for Asia’s Leading Adventure Tourism Destination for the second year running at the World Travel Awards. The winners for the Asia region were announced at a gala ceremony in Hong Kong on 3 September.
Sri Lanka is now in the running for World’s Leading Adventure Tourism Destination 2018 and World’s Leading Destination 2018 at the grand final event on 1 December held in Lisbon, Portugal.
Winners within Sri Lanka were also announced at the Asia event.
For the second year running, the awards for Sri Lanka’s leading hotel and leading business hotel went to Mövenpick Hotel Colombo and Hilton Colombo, respectively. Galle Fort Hotel took home the award for Sri Lanka’s leading boutique hotel for the third year running.