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Walkers Tours Website Surpasses 15 Years of Online Presence

Walkers Tours Limited, Sri Lanka’s premier destination management company, has been introducing travelers from around the world to Sri Lanka for over 45 years with their vast selection of tour packages and bespoke tours. In order to further solidify its presence as a leader in the travel industry, the company launched its website in the year 2001. Since then the website has been updated with the latest features and functionalities on par with international standards.

Over the years the site has attracted thousands of visitors and also won many awards including Best Tourism Website (2 consecutive years) from Sri Lanka Tourism and the W3 Silver award. The Walkers Tours website also contains a vast library of content centered on Sri Lanka and what the island has to offer as a holiday destination; from information related to the various historic and cultural sites that can be visited during Sri Lanka tours to information on the islands popular beaches and wildlife sanctuaries. In addition to this, the site also features top hotels and helpful information to tourists visiting the country along with independent reviews of our products and services. All this is available in multiple languages to suit the modern informed traveler.

With responsiveness across all devices, a secure payment gateway facility, efficient navigation process and prompt response to inquiries by our expert travel consultants, the Walkers Tours website has become one of the most efficient ways for foreign travelers to plan their holiday to Sri Lanka.

Walkers Tours Awarded Social Media Professional of the Year

Nevanka Receiving Award from Sanjeewa Samaranayake, Managing Director - Hemas Pharmaceuticals & Biju Jacob Country Head – Sri Lanka - ICICI Bank

Nevanka Receiving Award from Sanjeewa Samaranayake, Managing Director – Hemas Pharmaceuticals & Biju Jacob Country Head – Sri Lanka – ICICI Bank

Nevanka Fernando of Walkers Tours Limited was adjudged Social Media Professional of the year at the recently concluded Indo Lanka Customer Engagement Forum and Awards held at the Taj Samudra hotel in Colombo. The event which recognized the best customer engagement campaigns, creatives and activities executed for the year, played host to some of the leading companies in Sri Lanka and India which were judged on their respective work in the fields of Online / Digital Marketing, Mobile Marketing, Radio, Television and Newspaper.

Nevanka who commented on the experience said “I did not expect to win an award at such an early stage of my career in social media marketing. It was a great feeling to have my work acknowledged by such an esteemed panel of judges which included veterans in the field of marketing from India and Sri Lanka.”

Walkers Tours, a seasoned Sri Lanka tours operator, was the only Destination Management Company to receive an award at the event.