The Central Hill Country has become a tourism paradise, following the peaceful environment prevailing in the country.
It is reported that a large number of tourists had arrived in the Central Hills when compared with previous years. They are reported to be visiting places of historic value and admiring the natural beauty of the area. This year has been named as the Year of Tourism and Government aims to bring down more than 700,000 tourists to the island. Employment opportunities have been increased in tourism related industries with the increased number of tourists arriving in the country.