Sri Lanka has a wide range of national parks, nature reserves, safari lodges and camps throughout the island. There are so many thrilling wild life safari options can be found to enjoy the unspoiled natural beauty of the country.
Sri Lanka is one of the best places to see on of the only recorded resident blue whale colonies in their natural habitat. Usually dolphins are spotted on whale watching trips very often.
Sri Lanka is synonymous with Buddhism and the north central plains are dotted with many Buddhist temples, sculptures, stupas and many ancient monasteries, some are over two thousand years old. It is great to see their rich and unique culture by visiting the cultural triangle.
Sri Lanka’s variety of mini climates, not only gives it a wealth of fauna and flora but also rugged terrain, high peaks, deep chasms, mountain gaps, high water falls, snaking rivers and beaches all ideal for eco, nature-adventures trekking trails for the enthusiast. If its hiking/trekking trails/ sailing/ skiing or adventure you are interested in, Sri Lanka is the best place for you to visit.
For trains, today it stands as one of the most scenic journeys to be done on rail in the world. Board the intercity train making sure that you sit on the right side of the special observation carriage which will give you the best breath-taking scenery. And most amazing part is these train journeys are really budget friendly so that everyone who loves can afford it easily.
Immerse yourself in the ride of a lifetime. Enjoy a hot air balloon ride over the beautiful countryside of Sri Lanka. There are few pleasures as amazing and unforgettable as drifting gently over breathtaking views of this tropical paradise. It’s an experience you’ll never forget!
Known as the island of serendipity, it offers a wide variety of sights, terrain and accommodation. If you are an adventure lover, Sri Lanka offers hill country plantation estates to jungles, rainforests to tree houses alongside rapid rivers where you can choose your abode.
Surfing & Windsurfing is a popular water sport among foreign tourists who visit the palm fringed pristine beaches of Sri Lanka. The most popular surfing beaches of the island are Hikkaduwa of the South Western coastal belt and Arugam Bay (which is an International surfing competition venue) of the Eastern coastal belt of Sri Lanka.
There are many Scuba Diving sites in Sri Lanka that spread out across the Western, Southern and Eastern coasts of the island. These locations are of such variety and beauty enabling even amateur scuba divers as well as the experienced ones revel in the opportunities presented.
Sri Lanka is one of the best tea producers in the world. Travel past spectacular waterfalls, verdant hills lined with tea terraces and roadside fruit sellers to reach Sri Lanka’s working tea plantations, where you can have a brew and learn all about the process from plant to cup.
see traditional Maldivian houses, with many made of local vegetation and thatch, or coral stones. You will also see the mosque where the Muslim people pray five times a day, visit the local island school and see the many beautiful children. The beauty, culture and way of life on a small island will be explained by your Guest Relations Officer as you make your way through the village.
Snorkeling is the practice of swimming on or through a body of water while equipped with a diving mask, a shaped breathing tube called a snorkel, and usually swim-fins.
Fish are the main attraction versus the coral/ sponges - excellent number and variety of fish.
Night Fishing is traditional Maldivian “hand-reel bottom fishing” where you will catch Red Snapper, Barracuda and Groupers, all fantastic for eating. Fishing is known to be relaxing, but add to this the serenity of being on the ocean with thousands of stars in the night sky; this trip will be a lasting memory.
Trolling fishing is done in the early morning whereby there are two big lines which have the bait and the boat keeps on moving, whereby chances are good to catch big game fish!
Diving should be in the top priority if you are travelling to Maldives. Maldives is one of the best dive destinations all around the world. Under water wonders based around the thousands of reefs will take you to another level in your love towards nature. Almost all the resorts in Maldives provides the facility of Diving through Activity centers.
Let your tiredness float on the waves of Maldives. Maldives is enriched with worlds top class surfing spots.”Pasta Point”, “Honkys”, “Sultans” are some of the surfing spots which are famous among surfing maniacs. Make sure to visit Maldives within the period of May to December if you want to feel the magics of surfing.
Let the Maldives make memories in your mind. Para sailing, jet-skiing, wake boarding, waterskiing, catamaran sailing, canoeing, windsurfing, kite surfing and a lot of other water sports are waiting till you finish doing diving and snorkeling to add more memories to your Maldives album.