World Tourism Day 2022: Theme, History

To mark the importance of tourism, every year World Tourism Day is celebrated on 27 September. This year’s theme of World Tourism Day is ‘Rethinking Tourism’.

The theme highlights the need to revamp how the world thinks about tourism. The pandemic has shown the economic importance of the tourism sector for a country like Sri Lanka, Maldives, and Indonesia. That’s why there is an urgent need to make it sustainable.