If you are a wildlife enthusiast and seeking adventure, Yala offers some great holiday experiences.
Trincomalee harbours one of the most beautiful and pristine beaches in Sri Lanka.
Kitulgala is one of the best places in the country for white water rafting.
Things to do in Kandy
The Peradeniya Royal Botanical Gardens is just 6 kms away from the charming city of Kandy.
Kandy, the last kingdom of the era of monarchs in Sri Lanka.
Situated in the ancient kingdom in the central highlands of the country Temple of the Tooth Relic in Kandy also known as Dalada Maligawa is considered one of the holiest and sacred sites for Buddhists.
Buddhist Temples in Colombo
Gangaramaya Buddhist Temple
The 120-year-old Gangaramaya is not the typical Sri Lankan temple. Situated in the bustling inner-city Colombo, nearby the scenic Beira Lake, this intriguing temple complex is simultaneously a hugely popular tourist attraction, a place of worship and a learning and vocational training center.More...
Bellanwila Buddhist Temple
Located on the outskirts of Colombo away from the hustle and bustle of city life, lined by beautiful green paddy fields is the Bellanwila Raja Maha Viharya.More...
Kelaniya Buddhist Temple
Situated 10km away from the heart of Colombo is the Kelaniya Rajamaha Viharaya. The ancient chronicle ‘Mahavamsa’ states that on the eighth year following enlightenment; the Buddha visited Kelaniya with 500 Bikkhus (Monks) on the invitation of King Maniakkhikha to preach the dhamma.More...
Seema Malaka Buddhist Temple
In the middle of chaotic greater Colombo, on the emerald waters of the Beira Lake, is the island temple of Seema Malaka.More...
Cultural Triangle Attractions
This is perhaps the most visited historic site of Sri Lanka. It is not a surprise at all considering that the Citadel of Sigiriya is the 8th wonder of the world and is a true wondrous feat of ancient architecture and engineering.
Anuradhapura was Sri Lanka's Royal capital throughout the reign of over 100 rulers.
The Golden temple of Dambulla also known as the Cave Temple of Dambulla bears witness to the rich cultural heritage of Sri Lanka. Located about 142 kms away from Colombo the Dambulla cave temple is the best preserved rock temple complex in Sri Lanka.
The serenity and the wondrous ruins of this city make it one of most must see ancient cities of Sri Lanka.