Responsible Travel

Travelling Responsibly and Sustainably

Code of Conduct

  • What is ‘Responsible Travel’?
  • Our travel philosophy

Local Employment and Environmental Awareness

  • Guides
  • Transportation
  • Accommodation
  • Restaurants
  • Crafts, souvenirs and shopping

Community-led Projects in Sri Lanka

Environmental Projects in Sri Lanka

Office-based Environmental Policy

Travellers' Code of Conduct

  • Background
  • Information for travellers
  • Conduct and behavior
  • Visiting religious sites
  • Tipping and begging
  • Bargaining
  • Reducing water consumption
  • Limiting non-degradable waste production
  • Responsible trekking
  • Responsible diving and snorkelling

Complaints Procedure

“John – a big thanks from us for an excellent Sri Lankan holiday experience with Tikalanka. We have been waxing lyrical about both Sri Lanka and Tikalanka to our family and friends, hopefully not boring them too much with >1200 photos between us!”

Dave & Karen