Sri Lanka is an island located in the Indian Ocean lovingly known as the “Pearl of the Indian Ocean”. Sri Lanka is home to many religions, ethnic groups, and languages. Sri Lanka is rather a geographically small island, but it houses 8th UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE.
Sri Lanka is very famous for its beaches. The entire island surrounded by blue ocean and lots of hotels are based near the beaches. Beaches in Sri Lanka are ideal for sea bathing and sunbathing almost throughout the year. Sri Lanka has famous diving & snorkeling spots.
The highest mountain in Sri Lanka is Piduruthalagala reaching 2,524 metres (8,281 ft) above sea level. The highest waterfall is Bambarakanda Falls, with a height of 263 metres (863 ft).
Sri Lanka is a country with a marvelous history. History holds some of the world’s ancient cities including Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa, Kandy, Dambulla and etc….Sri Lanka is one of the best places in the world to watch birds. There are several sanctuaries in Sri Lanka like Yala, Wilpattu, Kumana, Udawalawe, Wasgamuwa and many. Explore the rain forests, ancient cities, discover the many national parks or get impressed by the famous gems.
In Sri Lanka, every sight, sound and smell will surround you with new experiences