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Walkers Tours Sponsors “Explore Sri Lanka” Programme – Enriching Cultural Journey for Students

As part of the “Explore Sri Lanka” programme, the organisation known as AIESEC recently organised a tour of Sri Lanka for interns from different parts of the world. Involved in providing young people with exposure and experiences that will help them develop and enhance their leadership skills, AIESEC put together this special programme that gave participants a chance to experience what Sri Lanka holidays have to offer, including showcasing the island’s natural and cultural heritage. The five day tour was sponsored byWalkers Tours Sri Lanka and begun with a visit to the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage followed by a tour of the hill capital Kandy and its famed Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic. Amongst the other highlights of their tour were a visit to the Aluvihare Temple, embarking on the Hiriwaduna Trek where they got to experience local village life, heading to the Sigiriya Rock Fortress and exploring the ancient kingdom of Polonnaruwa.