The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Jakarta in collaboration with the Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau (SLTPB) organized a tourism promotional event with the theme of “Travel, Media & Influencer Gathering with Sri Lanka Embassy “on 24th February 2023. The participants for this event consist of representatives from reputed travel magazines (inclover, venue), digital travel platforms (via.com, Golden Rama, Panorama), media platforms (Merdeka.com), and social media influencers.
The Ambassador of Sri Lanka to Indonesia, Admiral Professor Jayanath Colombage highlighted the longstanding bilateral relationship between Sri Lanka and Indonesia including the similarity in culture and unique experiences Sri Lanka offers to travelers. The Ambassador in his presentation explained the current situation in Sri Lanka giving confidence for tourists to travel to Sri Lanka, the latest international recognitions for Sri Lanka tourism and played a short video on the Ramayana trail and tea trail.
Mr. Febri Falahuddin, Public Diplomacy Officer of the Embassy presented similarities in food culture in both countries by selecting 10 food items available in both countries.
The Embassy was able to educate and encourage the participants to explore Sri Lanka and its beauty and to market destinations through their media platforms. The participants were excited to experience the surfing destinations and Adams Peak.
Embassy of Sri Lanka
27th February 2023