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From Pottery To Beeralu: The Unseen People Behind Sri Lanka’s Tourism Industry

Leela has been learning the art of beeralu since she was 15 years old. For Chaminda, pottery is his father’s legacy. Meanwhile, Lasith’s income relies on his acquired skill of fishing.

They all have one thing in common – they rely on tourism, and Sri Lanka’s #tourism industry needs them. Their skills show visitors the best of what #SriLanka has to offer – its rich culture. We visited the south to find out what they have to say about visiting Sri Lanka in 2023.

In partnership with Sri Lanka Tourism Alliance

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