Ceylon Tours Limited founded in 1946 is the oldest travel company in Sri Lanka. Over the years we have emerged as one of Sri Lanka’s leading tour operators/ travel agents, providing professional services to our clientele worldwide with dedication. The company has now diversified into other business areas such as General Sales Agency for airlines and Real Estate.
Our mission is to provide quality and excellence to our customers promptly and exclusively. All the professionals at Ceylon Tours Ltd. are masters of their trade and each brings with him/her a unique set of experience adding value to the traveler's overall experience of the country. To put it simply, we know what a traveler anticipates and more than that we know what it takes to satisfy them.
INBOUND TRAVEL TOURS
OUTBOUND TRAVEL TOURS
HANDLING OF CRUISE LINERS
INBOUND TRAVEL & TOURS
Our primary business is handling inbound tours into Sri Lanka by Charter or Regular Scheduled flights. The Company works with several Tour Operators, with the main markets being France, Germany, Scandinavia, Belgium, Austria, Australia, United Kingdom, Italy, Japan, India, Spain, U.A.E. , U.S.A., Ukraine, Russian Federation, Lebanon, China, Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam and Nepal to name a few.
Our primary business is handling inbound tours into Sri Lanka by Charter or Regular Scheduled flights. The Company works with several Tour Operators, with the main markets being France, Germany, Scandinavia, Belgium, Austria, Australia, United Kingdom, Italy, Japan, India, Spain, UAE, USA, Ukraine, Russian Federation and Lebanon. We also handle clients from Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam and Nepal to name a few.
As the pioneers in the development of tourism in the Republic of Maldives, we stand today as a leading seller of holiday packages to many of the tourist resorts in the Maldives. Due to our unstinted support and our successful efforts to develop the tourism industry in the Republic of Maldives, its President, His Excellency Mohammed Abdul Gayoom, presented Ceylon Tours with a certificate of recognition in the year 1992.
We are members of the following International Travel Associations.
International Air Transport Association (IATA)
Pacific Travel Association (PATA)
American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA)
Japan Association of Travel Agents (JATA)
In 1988 Ceylon Tours received membership of the distinguished 25 year Club - American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) in recognition of a quarter century of loyal support and dedicated service and for our many contributions to the enhancement and improvement of the travel agency industry.
We are the appointed agents of the National Carrier Sri Lankan Airlines and all other International Airlines operating through Colombo.
Our normal package tours include accommodation, meals, transportation, entrance fees, and porter fees and guide fees. However additional services such as special welcome reception, cultural shows, train journeys, use of helicopters, jeeps etc. could be included in any given tour. Special Interest Tours - Incentive Packages, Conference Groups, Special Casino Tours, Golf Tours, Fishing Tours, Adventure Tours, Pilgrim Tours, Biking or Hiking Tours, Tours encompassing research for scientific purposes, Sea and River Cruises, Diving Packages, Exclusive Train Journeys, also arrange native MEDICINE treatments (Ayurveda) tour programmed Packages using herbs, oils, etc…We could also arrange private personal tour arrangements as per your requirements.
We offer multilingual free lance guide services usually for groups from 07 pax and up. These guides hold a valid tourist board license and work on a free lance basis. Multilingual guides can be obtained for a lesser no. of persons in a group as well. Some of the guides are conversant both in writing and reading apart from their spoken language.
We offer welcome receptions with drummers and elephants, traditional wedding ceremonies etc. Our inbound division is specialized in providing in all kind of professional services & to Buddhist pilgrims from Far & South Eastern Asian countries exclusively. And our outbound department specializes in worldwide hotels booking and ticketing.
Our staff at the Colombo International Airport will be available 24 hours to assist you, and you may contact our well-trained reservation staff exclusively for your request.