Executive summary The purpose of this report is to develop comprehensive strategic plan to re-engineer tourism industry in Sri Lanka and to earn foreign exchange to the country. Under this Act, the Sri Lanka Tourist Board approves registers and license all tourist establishments and proposed developments. Present substructure development programme concerns to develop tourer sector demands like international criterion roads, hotels, urban countries, air power and seaport sector developments. A study of tourism 'leakage' in Thailand estimated that 70% of all money spent by tourists ended up leaving Thailand via foreign-owned tour operators, airlines, hotels, imported drinks and food, etc. When a policy is formulated, it is very important to follow all the steps of the process to have accurate policies. However, there is a perception that the Government is sending some potentially conflicting signals about the role of the private sector in economic development. Lack of capital for agritourism development Promotion of financial support systems by the national government Loans at concession rate for medium and scale farmers Loans at normal interest rate for large-scale operators Lack of knowledge and skills on agribusiness management Provision of required education and training, information technology and related extension services for relevant personnel by the provincial governments Workshops, seminars, awareness programs, lectures on agritourism development and marketing should be conducted in suitable time durations Unavailability of a responsible authority for development, facilitation and regulation of agritourism Formation of an Agritourism Management Group for relevant provinces by the provincial governments Agritourism management group should include representatives of all the categories of stakeholders and it should be the responsible body for coordinating, development, marketing, facilitation and regulation of agritourism activities.
India produced the largest individual tourer market followed by the United Kingdom. Tourists bring in money to local communities that keep rural communities alive and comfortable. The analysis also revealed that aggressive competitive strategies implemented by neighboring counties have become more challenging and it is vital to focus more on developing human resources of the sector in order to deliver world class service to the tourists who arrives Sri Lanka. Two reasons for this are that agritourism may generate significant externalities and that it is of considerable economic importance as an activity. However Seychelles, Maldives and Maturities are islands who offer similar product. The south west monsoonal season that brings heavy rains to the cardinal Highlandss and to the south West of Sri Lanka in May to September is good past to co-occur with the tourer season and this serves as an ideal tourer finish.
In the twelvemonth 2010 about one million tourers visited Sri Lanka. Presently Sri Lanka is holding negative relationship with some foreign states therefore the export and import of Sri Lankan merchandises will be decreased and it affects the touristry industry every bit good. Promotion of paid occupation chances for local occupants by the Agritourism Management Group of the State More occupation chances are for local occupants. We besides expect the hotel companies, particularly the domestic companies located in the state to set about long and average term cordial reception preparation plans and on a regular basis undertake competition benchmarking for compensation to retain the endowment. We expect more air hoses to run in the state as the 2nd airdrome develops. As a result of it, rural tourism, ecotourism, nature tourism like niche tourism operations were initiated making the opportunity to engage in tourism by the local community and get some benefits.
The island has besides been divided into four climatic zones based on rainfall. Provision of pre and post tour stuffs. The communities may affect either straight or indirectly in agritourism development of the state. The separatist war between the majority Sinhala government and the Tamil. Equally good this state is situated in a cardinal place in international naval trade path and it can utilize to develop touristry industry. There are many issues which affect tourism internationally; this essay aims to discuss the. Increased transparency and improved governance could also bolster market confidence and lead to higher investment.
But most of them prosecute in this elephantine industry without any professional making and it affected to derive many inauspicious consequences to Sri Lanka. From there the giant footprints disappeared and reappeared. The most popular topographic points. Sri Lanka is a nautical state and most tourers like to pass in beach countries but our lifesaver services are non plenty to supply good security to tourers who use our beaches and sea countries. There is also an urgent need to attract both domestic and foreign investment to substantially improve hotel accommodation capacity and quality.
The first priority is Japan and India. It is proposed to appoint Marketing Services Agents in Singapore, Hong Kong, Australia, the United States and South Africa. Since so, authorities engagement has been the cardinal factor in touristry development in Sri Lanka. This industry developed in this state with three cardinal factors like Sri Lanka is an reliable tourer finish, the state is a compact Island of 65610km and biodiversity and heritage spread is in a really widen scope than other states. From 1948 to 1977 Sri Lanka was a socialist country.
This is the winter season in the Northern hemisphere, where most of Sri Lankan tourer market lies and people populating in those parts want to get away the rough winter to the alien tropical states like Sri Lanka. Identification of policy goal, formulation of policy objectives based on the policy goals, understanding of policy action for each policy objectives and identification of strategy for each and every policy action is the general procedure. Besides, the political stability of a country has a major impact on its tourism industry. Further, these sectors account for over 7. The geographical place and characteristics of the island of Sri Lanka were the determiners of the potencies for the growing of touristry in this state as for any other state. Tourism in Sri Lanka has had its ups and downs. These wide schemes tend to advance agritourism development by impacting either supply or demand.
Support from local people community participation. From its beautiful beaches, to their exotic foods and diverse cultural heritage. With over 60 elephants in captivity, the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage is reported to be the largest captive herd in the world. Tourist industry consisted of wider occupation chances to Sri Lanka as direct and indirect occupation chances. Therefore the touristry be aftering procedure should be designed to bring forth ends and aims for the finish country related to touristry development. Accordingly, the corner-stone of the Tourism Development Policy will be planned, coordinated and sustainable development. The Government is putting in place measures to help the tourism and the countryside, through these difficult times - such as tax breaks or rates.