Sri Lanka occupies an area of 65,610 sq. km. The island country is full of beautiful tropical beaches, vast range of wild species and vegetation, ancient monuments and a wide range of delicacies to please your taste buds.
So, here the best places to visit when you are travelling to Sri Lanka:
It is a city historical as well as religiously important city in Sri Lanka. Not only this city renowned for its temple of Sacred Tooth Relic which is without any doubt one of the most famous Buddhist temple in the world, but this city is also famous for its world class cricket stadiums. In addition, with that, Kandy is also the place for numbers of museums and scenic destinations.
Located on the southwestern tip, Galle is one of the most important cities of Sri Lanka for tourists and commerce. The city is located 119 km away from the capital of Sri Lanka, Colombo. It is the fifth largest city in Sri Lanka and has various destinations and activities to offer to the tourists.
A one of a kind in the world, and one of the most popular tourist destinations in Sri Lanka is the Adam’s peak. This peak is famous for visitors majorly from the Indian subcontinent. It is a 7,359 feet tall mountain in Sri Lanka, which is popularly visited by expats around the world and people of almost all major religions to have a glance of Adam’s foot print, also known as Sri Pada, a foot-print at the summit of this peak.
Sigiriya is declared as a world heritage site by the UNESCO. This destination offers a fine example of historical urban town setup. It happens to be the most visited historic site in Sri Lanka.
Mirissa is a small town in Sri Lanka, that has one of the pristine views with beautiful beaches. The town offer lots of activities along exclusive Whale watching, Snorkeling, and Surfing activities. The city presents the right balance between the calm days, natural environments and colorful night life.