Your Sri Lanka trip must include these destinations for sure because not visiting these places during your Sri Lanka trip will make your trip worthless. Therefore, be sure to include these places in your list of destinations in your trip to Sri Lanka.
First of all, start your trip from Colombo itself, the financial and business hub of Sri Lanka. Make sure to visit Gangaramaya Buddhist Temple and Galle Face Green to kick start your journey.
The stunning mix of modern architecture and cultural essence of the Gangaramaya Buddhist Temple and the ocean-side urban park, Galle Face Green will give you an essence of what is yet to be visited.Next up, Kandy. Head inward into the island to visit the famous Temple of the Tooth or Sri Dalada Maligawa which holds the sacred tooth relic of Lord Buddha. It was also a former royal palace during the Kandy era. Also, the ideal period to visit Kandy is in the months of July and August during which the Esala Perahera is also held. The Festival of the Tooth comprises of five grand processions filled with elegant costumes, mesmerizing dancers and brightly dressed up elephants and tuskers.
Reserve Your Journey
A two-hour journey inward to the heart of the country will help you reach Nuwara Eliya. With its cool climate and vast tea estates, you can enjoy flora and fauna in the naturally landscaped Hakgala botanical gardens and visit the Seetha Amman Hindu Shrine. You can go boating and horseback riding near the Gregory Lake.
Afterward, head south to the country’s most visited and second largest national park, Yala National Park. Second, only by size to Wilpattu National Park, Yala National Park is home to a variety of wild animals including Sri Lankan elephants, Sri Lankan leopards, and aquatic birds.
It is for sure that these popular destinations will make your Sri Lanka trip memorable and worthwhile.