Wonderful Sri Lanka
A Hundred Reasons to Visit this Paradise of an Island
Sri Lanka is one of the most beautiful and diverse exotic holiday destinations in the world. It is a green and fertile tropical island surrounded by beautiful palm-fringed beaches.
It has a rich history dating back more than 2,500 years. Ruins of ancient kingdoms are scattered throughout the island. An area referred to as the Cultural Triangle situated about 150 kms north of Colombo is rich in archaeology of ancient cities. It is a must see for any visitor.
The central highlands with misty mountains, rain forests, tea estates where the world famous Ceylon tea is grown and fragrant spice gardens offer visitors some of the best scenery available on this planet.
If you are looking for relaxation visit some of the island’s beautiful and secluded beaches. Sri Lanka has some of the best waves to surf on, lovely coral reefs that offer snorkelers a beautiful viewing experience, water skiing, sailing and deep sea fishing – in other words a truly unique beach and sea experience.
Sri Lanka has much more to offer. There are Ayurveda and wellness spas for body and soul rejuvenation, hiking and bird watching for the exciting at heart, many adventure resorts for the truly bold, gems and handicrafts for shoppers, various Eco destinations and wildlife sanctuaries for those who want to get really close to nature and cricket for the sports enthusiast.
And then there is the City of Colombo. Visitors quickly realize that there is some method in the madness of the hustle and bustle of city life. For the hungry, there are hundreds of restaurants to choose from serving food from just about anywhere. Eating delicious Sri Lankan food is a must for everyone. There are many discos, pubs and other spots to enjoy the exciting nightlife. Do not miss out on the many shopping opportunities in the city.