Sri Lanka has sandy beaches, numerous waterfalls, azure sea water, coconut groves and mountain peaks lost in the clouds. These are the ruins of ancient cities, national parks, Buddhist temples, unique architectural monuments. People come to this island, located in the Indian Ocean, for relaxation on the seaside, spiritual enlightenment and exoticism.
Sri Lanka is an island of incredible beauty. Until 1972, it was known as Ceylon, and the island became famous for its tea grown in the valleys, which are protected from the winds by mountain peaks. To visit Sri Lanka and not taste the delicious freshly brewed tea is a big omission.
In addition to tea plantations, the island is rich in precious and semi-precious stones. Many treasures extracted from the richest deposits were used earlier to decorate palaces and temples, of which there are a huge number on the island.
People come to Sri Lanka for an amazing beach holiday. Here the splendor of the sandy beaches is combined with the richness of the underwater world. The golden border of the beaches stretching for hundreds of kilometers contrasts with the emerald green of the palm trees. All this is complemented by the crystal clear water of the Indian Ocean, striking in its blue.
The weather allows you to relax in Sri Lanka almost all year round. The island is famous for its resorts with tourist complexes, the service in which is always excellent.
The island is a godsend for diving enthusiasts. Here, in the mysterious coral reefs, you can see tropical fish of the most incredible colors. The underwater world is very rich, so you want to admire it endlessly. If diving is not your favorite pastime, you can surf, ride a jet ski, take boat trips, during which you can see porpoises, dolphins and even a blue whale.
The excursion program on the island will not let you get bored. Historical sights and sacred sites, stone statues, numerous temples, monastic complexes and stupas are just some of the places that can be visited with excursions.