Sri Lanka Holidays

Sri Lanka is a country which is a small island in the Indian Ocean and is a part of the Indian subcontinent. Sri Lanka was previously called as Ceylon. A small island, it has many towns and cities and also great places to visit and explore. There is a lot of history that is associated with this country which makes it a great place to explore historical places and have an experience of the great beaches. A taste of mythology also will surely make the stay of travellers on holiday Sri Lanka an amazing place to create memories.

Famous Sri Lanka Holidays Attraction

Colombo is the capital city of Sri Lanka and a good place to begin the journey with. There are other cities too which can give travellers on holiday Sri Lanka a good taste of history. These include Galle which has a Dutch Fort and also a gathering place for people from beach resorts.  Anuradhapura and Polannaruwa are other two cities which were ancient capitals and now have been restored to preserve the architecture and heritage. The Yala National Park is also somewhere travellers should go for sure to have a good time. Adam’s Peak and the Horton’s Plains and World’s End are places which should not be missed by travellers.

Top Sri Lanka Holidays Beaches and Hotels

Since Sri Lanka is an island, there are numerous beaches which can be traversed. Bentota is claimed to be the city which has the best beaches. Also, there are many resorts too which provide a great stay to travellers on holiday Sri Lanka. Snorkelling is an activity which is well provided for by the natural beaches in Sri Lanka. These include Hikkaduwa and Unuwatuna beach. A fabulous beach is located in the town Mirissa which has very few tourists and will provide a great and peaceful time to the travellers.

There are some amazing hotels present in Sri Lanka which provide a great stay to tourists. These include the Ceylon Continental, Holiday International, Amaya Hills Hotel, Beach Negombo Hotel, Blue Water Hotel, Lighthouse Hotel and Spa etc. All these provide starred comfort to travellers with complete convenience.

Shopping Places for Sri Lanka Holidays Traveller

Travellers buy sapphires from Sri Lanka since the pricing is lower. Also, fashion garments of great brands are available for cheap in Colombo. In Kandy, there are many Sari shops which make available great deals for saris and matching centres too are there. Also, handicrafts are available which can be taken as gifts and souvenirs back home from holiday Sri Lanka. Ayurvedic treatments can be obtained here too in spas.

Sri Lanka simply has a special ethnicity to it. Even though the lifestyles of locals are simple, they are warm hearted people who make your trip to Sri Lanka a very memorable experience.