German Travel Organization TVG Touristik, a subsidiary of the Premier tour operator FTI Touristik arrived in the island on a VIP Familiarization tour, upon the invitation of the local travel industry here. FTI is one of the leading tour operators in Germany who is among the first 3rd key German Tour Operators. They are hosted by the local inbound travel Agent House of Travels and Tourism (H.O.T Tourism). The delegation which was led by Ms. Birgit Aust , CEO of TVG was warmly welcomed by the officials of the Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau (SLTPB) upon their arrival at the Banadaranaike International Airport.
They will be in Sri Lanka till 07th December, 2019, and during their tour, they will have the opportunity of having a round tour to the cultural triangle, visit Kawdulla National park, experience the hot air balloon ride in Kandalama lake early in the morning, visit the ‘’Temple of the sacred tooth relic’’ Kandy, and take part in an epic train ride from Kandy to Watawala. Afterwards they will visit down south where they will be led by an experienced national tourist guide lecturer, who will accompany them in this tour, and brief them on the ancient history of the majestic Galle Dutch Fort.