Privacy Policy & Data Protection Notice

William Tours & Travels as William Tours will treat all your personal information as confidential and will only disclose the same in the circumstances set out below; and, in accordance with Data Protection legislation in force in Sri Lanka. Our company registered offices at 90 West Palangathure, Kohchikade, Sri Lanka.

When you enquire, book or reserve holidays, we will ask you to input personal details in order for us to identify you, such as your name, e-mail address, billing address, credit card or other payment information. We confirm that this information will be held by us in accordance with the registration we have with the Data Commissioner's office and collected lawfully.

We will use your personal information for the following purposes:

* Processing your enquiry or booking;

* To administer our websites

* For statistical purposes to improve our websites and our services to you;

* If you have not objected during the registration process, to notify you of products or special offers that may be of interest to you

In the event of an emergency such as your child being taken ill whilst in our care we may share information that you have provided us regarding your child as well as your personal details with members of the emergency services or medical professionals.

The information we collect from you may be stored outside the European Economic Area. It may also be processed by staff outside the EEA who either work for us or for one of our suppliers. By submitting your personal data, you agree to this transfer, storing and/or processing. We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this privacy policy.

All information you provide is stored on our secure servers. Any payment transactions will be encrypted using SSL technology. Please be aware that any transmission of data to our site is at your risk and you are responsible for keeping any personal log in details secure.

If you do not want us to contact you regarding products or services which we feel would be of interest to you then please email You should be aware that if any regulatory authority investigating suspected illegal activities asks William Tours to provide your personal information, we are entitled to do so.

You can choose to access third party websites through our site, information you share on these sites will be covered by their privacy policies. You may be able to modify your privacy settings with these third party websites. Please refer to the relevant provider policies for more information. We are not responsible for the content of third party websites.

Cookies in use on this site

Cookies and how they benefit you

Our websites use cookies, as almost all websites do, to help provide you with the best experience. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile phone when you browse websites. They are not viruses and the data stored doesn’t have any personally identifiable information.

Our cookies help us:

* Make our website work as you'd expect

* Save you having to log in every time you visit the site

* Remember your settings during and between visits

* Improve the speed/security of the site

* Continuously improve our website for you

* Make our marketing more efficient

We do not use cookies to:

* Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)

* Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)

* Pass data to advertising networks

* Pass personally identifiable data to third parties

You can learn more about all the cookies we use below or go to for further information.

Granting us permission to use cookies

If the settings on your software that you are using to view this website (your browser) are adjusted to accept cookies we take this, and your continued use of our website, to mean that you are fine with this. Should you wish to remove or not use cookies from our site you can, however doing so will likely mean that our site will not function as you would expect.

In general

We receive and store any information you enter onto our websites or give us in any other form such as telephone. This includes information that can identify you personally including your name, address, telephone number and email. You do not have to provide information to us but you will need to in order to register an account, make a booking and payment or sign up for other information such as offers and newsletters.

Visitor Statistics Cookies – Google Analytics

We use cookies to compile visitor statistics such as how many people have visited our website, what type of technology they are using (e.g. Mac or Windows which helps to identify when our site isn't working as it should for particular technologies), how long they spend on the site, what page they look at etc. This helps us to continuously improve our website. These so called analytic programmes also tell us how people reached this site (e.g. from a search engine) and whether they have been to our site before.

Social Media

Use of Facebook Social Plugins

This website uses social plugins ("plugins") provided by the social network, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (" Facebook" ). The plugins are identifiable by a Facebook logo (white "f" on a blue background or a "thumbs up" sign) or are marked with the addition "Facebook Social Plugin". The list of Facebook Social Plugins can be viewed here:

Turning Cookies Off

You can usually switch cookies off by adjusting your browser settings to stop it from accepting cookies (Learn how here). Doing so however will likely limit the functionality of our (and a large proportion of the world's) websites as cookies are a standard part of most modern websites.

If you want to delete any cookies that are already on your computer, please refer to the instructions for your file management software to locate the file or directory that stores cookies.

Information on deleting or controlling cookies is available at Please note that by deleting our cookies or disabling future cookies you may not be able to access certain areas or features of our site.