Deep South Tourism

Recognising the instrumental role in which tourism plays in the Sri Lankan economy, HDCC have long taken an active role within the development of the Hambantota Tourism Industry. Acting as the District level destination marketing organisation, HDCC have developed the Deep South, Sri Lanka brand which is used to promote the attractions and activities in the region. Further to this, the Chamber are able to provide direct support to established Tourism businesses in the area and are eager to promote the growth of new tourism products and ideas. Over the years, the Chamber has undertaken numerous activities to uplift the tourism industry in the District with the active participation and assistance of Manchester Growth, affiliated with the Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce and Mercy Corps of USA. Currently the Chamber are working on the following initiatives

  • Digital marketing through the Deep South, Sri Lanka Instagram Page, Facebook Page and website
  • Training and education to improve operational standards and skills of tourism businesses
  • Creating new tourism products through the use of Agricultural Tourism practices
  • Providing opportunities for businesses within the tourism and hospitality industry to network and collaborate
  • Educating the local community on the importance and possibilities of tourism
  • Enabling a greater participation of women within the tourism sector
  • Tailor made local and foreign tour packages
  • Sharing the skills and experiences of talented international volunteers with local tourism and hospitality businesses

Find travel ideas for planning your holiday to Down South, Sri Lanka at VisitHambantota.com

Find out our facebook page at fb / Deep South, Sri Lanka

Contact information:

Mr. Ajith Wasantha

TOURISM, PARTNERSHIP & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT UNIT

Hambantota District Chamber of Commerce

Email: [email protected]
Mobile: +94(0)47 4933937
Direct: +94(0)47 4935281