Anuradhapura is one of the ancient capitals of Sri Lanka, famous for its well-preserved ruins of ancient Lankan civilization. From the 4th century BC, it was the capital of Sri Lanka until the beginning of the 11th century AD. During this period it remained one of the most stable and durable centres of political power and urban life in South Asia. The ancient city, considered sacred to the Buddhist world, is today surrounded by monasteries covering an area of over sixteen square miles.
The surfer’s paradise, Arugam bay located 320 km from Colombo and belived to be one of the top 10's surfer points in the world, with water temperature of 24-28ºC all around the year, where you can surf without wetsuit, it is small remote fishing village located southern east of Sri Lanka and on the edge of Yala national park
Though not the highest mountain of Sri Lanka, the striking pyramid of Adam's Peak (7,360 ft) is certainly the most remarkable. A depression in the rocky summit resembles a huge footprint, which has been venerated as a sacred sigh from remote antiquity. This was identified by Buddhists as the Buddha's footprint, by Hindus as that of Shivas, and by Muslims as Adam's. Later the Portuguese attributed it to St. Thomas the Apostle.
Batticaloa is in the eastern coast of Sri Lanka on a flat coastal plain boarded by the Indian Ocean. There are several lagoons within the batticaloa beach, Batticaloa beaches are sandy and located along 4 /5 km shoreline in the city and further extend through the neighbouring places
A Sri Lankan coastal city famous for golden beaches, Bentota is situated on the southern coastal tip of the Galle District of the Southern Province. The town is a popular tourist attraction. It is especially famous among the foreign tourists. Sinbad between beach and Bentota River provide unique surrounding with breath-taking view. While it is dominated by luxury hotels and private rented accommodations
Beruwala is small fishing village sounding by luxury hotels and crystal clear seabed, short trip to Kande viharay –(Buddhist temple)- tallest Buddha statue which is 160ft height. Day trip to Kosgoda Turtles Hatchery and well known Bawa Reef is near by or make your way to fishing harbour in the morning to see local fisherman returned to shore with their catch
Colombo is the gateway to Sri Lanka for most travellers. Take a popular train ride from Colombo to Ella or along the coast to Mount Lavinia, a popular beach, Gangaramaya Temple, Dehiwala Zoo, Colombo has a wide range of attractions including: The colonial era and the island’s rich historical heritage have resulted in many interesting buildings, temples and parks which will add some unforgettable memories to your holiday in the capital city of Sri Lankareturned to shore with their catch
Dambulla cave temple also known as the Golden Temple of Dambulla is a World Heritage Site in Sri Lanka, situated in the central part of the country. This site is situated 148 km east of Colombo and 72 km north of Kandy.The rock of Dambulla is the centre of a Buddhist cave-temple complex established in the 3rd century BC and occupied continuously until today. Its location has marked a transportation node between the Eastern and Western. The site also includes evidence of human occupation going back to the prehistoric period,
Ella is beautiful small town of Sri Lanka popular with tourist and local for day out and hiking. Ella has one of the most stunning views in Sri Lanka, straight through Ella Gap, a valley between the hills that opens up to the southern plains of Sri Lanka. Ella is a perfect place to spend a morning to tackle the beautiful short walk up to the top of Little Adam’s Peak.
173km from Colombo, has the distinction of being the best-preserved sea fort in South Asia. A living heritage site, this 90 hectare (222 acre) attraction is a superb blend of architecture, with fortifications that resemble those in the coastal areas of Portugal. The fall of Galle to the Dutch in 1640 saw its fortifications consolidated further along the lines of the fortified cities of Europe. The Dutch and the English colonial styles are evident in the area still today. Originally established by the Portuguese in the 16th Century.
Hambantota is another developing city of southern city of Sri Lanka. This fishing village got lots to offer including: beautiful beaches, luxury hotels also near by international cricket ground, newly build Mattala International Airport, Bundala National park is few miles away for Birds lovers, with option of day trip to Uda walawe national Park.
Hikkaduwa is almost 100 kilometres south of Colombo, has long been known as Sri Lanka’s most popular beach, popular for its surfing and coral reef. Glass button boat trips to watch seabed make unforgettable holiday experience. this city offer variety of activities and out door eating facility than any other city in the country
Sri Dalada Maligawa or the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic is a Buddhist temple in the city of Kandy, Sri Lanka. It is located in the royal palace complex which houses the relic of the tooth of Buddha. Kandy is one of popular destination for tourist, there several well-known hotels and private rented accommodation and beautiful landscaping and whether in area has make home to last king of Sri Lanka.
Kalutara offer beautiful view of river, popular kalutara temple and white sand beach with numbers of luxury resorts to relax, while easy access to Colombo city centre, Kalutara beach is a popular beach among tourists due to its natural beauty. Kalutara Bodiya is one of the famous Buddhist temple built in the 1960s
Kitulgal is small town in the west of Sri Lanka approximately 100km from Colombo and popular with water rafting. The river flowing through the village offering white water rafting adventure in Sri Lanka, The Academy awards wining movie –The Bridge on the River Kwai was filmed on the River near Kitulgala.
Located in North central Province of Sri Lanka, The park is home to Sri Lankan favourites wild life of Sambar deer, Leopards, Elephants and much more, The area was designated as a national park on 12 August 1997, having been originally declared as a wildlife sanctuary in 1938, The park is incredible place observe the Elephants who come to bath and glaze on the grasses as well as the huge birds that come to fish in the shallow water
Kalpitiya located in East Coast of Sri Lanka, four hours north of Colombo. Kalpitiya is becoming one of the most popular attractions in Sri Lankan with opportunity of Whales and Dolphins watching during April to August, there regular boat trips to catch sights of hundreds of Dolphins and largest tooth Whale in the world and occasionally Blue Whales.shallow water
Marawila is small fishing village located North west of Sri lanka , beach along this stretch is sandy and wide , Ideal for relaxing holiday with possibilities of overnight stay trip to most popular tourist attractions e;g: culture triangle of Dambulla . Sigiriya, Anuradapura and Polonnaruwa as well as Pinnawala Elephants orphanage occasionally Blue Whales.shallow water
Nuwara Eliya is hill country of Sri Lankan with picturesque of landscape and the location which produced well known Ceylon Tea, The city believed to be discovered by British colonial in the 19th century, many of building in and around the city still retain from historical architectural from British colonial.
Started in 1975 when five baby Elephants were rescued from jungle without their mother, now believed to be one of the largest Elephants Orphanage in the world. the orphanage was primarily designed to afford care and protection to the many baby Elephants found in the jungle without their mother. these 24 acres large Elephants Orphanage is a also breeding place of elephants. there have 20 Elephants born in the Orphanage since 1984.
Polonnaruwa was the second capital of Sri Lanka after the destruction of Anuradhapura in 993. Polonnaruwa bears witness to several civilizations, of the Sinhalese sovereigns during the 12th and 13th centuries. This immense capital created by the megalomaniac sovereign, Parakramabahu, in the 12th century, is one of history's most astonishing urban creations, both because of its unusual dimensions and because of the very special relationship of its buildings with the natural setting. It is also a shrine of Buddhism and of Sinhalese history
The Gems city of Sri Lanka situated 160 Km from Capital Colombo and Main River called Kalu Gaga (Black river) that flows through the city used to mainly for meaning of gems which produce some of most expensive gems in the world such as Rubies and Blue sapphires.
Sigiriya is witness to the civilization of Ceylon during the years of 6th century the reign of king Kassapa..Area dominated by a massive column of rock nearly 200 meters high. The site was selected by King Kasyapa (477 – 495 AD) for his new capital. He built his palace on the top of this rock and decorated its sides with colourful frescoes.The name of this place is derived from this structure the Lion Rock. The capital and the royal palace were abandoned after the king's death. It was used as a Buddhist monastery until 14th century.
Unawatuna is a coastal village in Galle district of Sri Lanka. Unawatuna is a major tourist attraction and famous for its beautiful beach and corals easy access from Airport along the coastal road or new motorway of Galle, Unawatuan offer perfect opportunity to swim in shallow water and white sand beaches to relax and watch evening sunset.
Park is located approximately 200km from and south east of Colombo and most popular with large Elephants and has become one the most visited tourist attraction in Sri Lanka. This 30.000 hectare of park is home to many animals including Elephants (Approximately 400), Water Buffalo, deer’s and several groups of birds.
Situated on southern coast of Sri Lanka approximately 300km from Colombo. Yala National Park is well known for its highest concentration of leopard in the world. Yala national park is the second largest national park in Sri Lanka. Visitors could spot many wildlife including leopards, elephants, sloth bear, Sambar and spotted deer, wild boar, wild buffaloes and Yala also famous for its birds life. There are more than 130 species of birds has been spotted