Srilanka floats on the Indian Ocean
separated from India by Park Strait. The inland county is painted
perfectly by the almighty. The poster places of Srilanka are worth
visiting at least once in a life span.
The srilanka packages tour starts when we reach Colombo, the capital city of Srilanka. Colombo is the blend of both old and new substances. Colombo Tours
includes visit to the National Museums and the Forts which tell us the
ancient tales of what Srilanka was. The modern touch of technologies has
turned Colombo into a trade and commerce center. Colombo has many
tourist attractions, Galle Face Green which was a race course in the
Colonial period is now a hot picnic spot for travelers, and Slave island
quarter for slaves during the British era has come up with many hotels,
offices and stores.
The Famous Buddhist temple Kelaniya
Raja Maha ViharaI, a place for meditation is believed to be at the spot
where the Buddha preached 2000 years ago. The huge white dome of the
temple and the exceptional carving of a reclining Buddha are an example
of genius ancient architect.
Holiday in Srilanka
is not only limited to Colombo, other places of interests are Kegalle
48 miles away from Colombo. Kegalle attracts numerous international and
domestic tourists as it has Pinnawala elephant orphanage nearby. Tourist
can take a fun elephant ride to explore the beautiful river region and
the wilds. Worshiping the beast is common as it is believed to be the
incarnation of Lord Ganesha.
the city centre of Srilanka is a world heritage center. Kandy
Perahara, a huge cultural event takes place in the month of July or
August. It’s a grand celebration of parades accompanied by drummers and
dancers. Elephants are beautifully embodied with silk and the largest
tusker carry the sacred tooth relic of Buddha to the “temple of tooth”
also known Dalda Maligawa. The view from the hill top is splendid. The
view of the heritage city takes our breath away.
Nuwara Eliya as known as “Little
England” is a city of light. Mt. Piduratalagala, the highest peak of Sri
Lanka overlooks to the city of light. Nuwara Eliya is also the tea
producing region of Srilanka. Trekkers get an exclusive experience
travelling through the Horton Plains. If lucky they can also get a
glance of the leopard or sambhar. Tourists can also take a walk to the
Hakgala Botanical Gardens to catch a glimpse of roses and ferns.
Sigiriya the rock garden of Srilanka
is another tourist destination. Sigiriya also known as the lion rock is
a heritage site. The rock sculptures are older than Christ himself.
When we go up to the lion gate we are stunned by the exquisite beauty of
is incomplete without a beach vacation. The island surrounded by the
Indian Ocean is a home of fine beaches. Tourists are provided with
diversity of recreational facilities like swimming, fishing, scuba
diving and even underwater photography. What makes the beaches of
Srilanka unique from all the other beaches of the world? For that you
have to visit the island country which is not far away from home.
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