Placed towards the south of India and in the middle of the India Ocean, Sri Lanka is a gem amidst the Ocean. When you have a holiday in this gem of the ocean, any number of days turns out to be less and you will end up craving for some more days here. If you are planning a vacation in this most wonderful country there are a few things that should be in your check list. For a good 6 days in this country some of the Sri Lanka Holiday Packages plan your tours and excursions pretty aptly.
1. The Golden Beaches
The incomparable beaches in this country are the most loved tourist destination here. The Tangalla, Beruwala, Mirissa, Bentota and Unawatuna are some of the southern beaches of this country. With a long coastline of the western and the eastern beaches also provide a perfect tan for the beach lovers. Along with lazing around in the beach you can also do some water sports like kayaking, yachting, water skiing, scuba diving and windsurfing.
2. Sigiriya – “Eighth Wonder of World”
The Sri Lanka Tours also provide you to venture through the Fortress that dates back to the fifth century AD. The Sigiriya fortress has some of the oldest murals of the country. With the most ancient temples, monasteries, palaces and townships the country has its culture and relics restored in the middle of the towering jungles.
3. Yala – “The highest density of leopards in the world”
With the highest number of leopards found in this country, it also has some rare species like the red slender Loris, Toque Macaque, and Purple-faced Langur. Sri Lanka is also home to the Blue Whale, Sperm Whales and the friendly Dolphins. For those who love nature and its creation, this place is heaven on earth with such splendid and vast variety of animal and bird species.
4. Ayurvedha & Ceylon Tea
This country has the charm that engulfs and not just calms your senses with its beauty but also provides the best ayurvedic cures and meditation. Also, with various other occupations that the people are involved with here, like craftsmen jewelers, weavers, woodworkers and ivory carvers the beautiful Tea gardens of this country are a pleasure for your eyes.
5. City Tours & Night Life
The capital of the country Colombo is a cosmopolitan city with many eateries, galleries and museums. Sri Lanka tour packages help you tour the bustling cities and enjoy the night life that these cities have to offer.
6. Festival, Food & People
The people of this country are such helpful bunch of locals who are more than welcoming you to visit this beautiful country. The local food joints and the exquisite restaurants will leave you mesmerized with the tasty spices and the delicious food they have to offer.
This small yet beautiful country will get your senses refreshed and keep you coming back to this serene and splendid place.