Serene Sri Lanka Journey

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Overview

An island nation known for its rich history, diverse wildlife, ancient Buddhist ruins, and beautiful beaches. Offers a unique blend of culture, nature, and adventure.

Min Nights: 2 Nights
Max Nights: 7 Nights
Recommended Nights: 4 Nights
Category: Wildlife, Nature, Adventure, Romantic, Economical
Nearest Airport: N/A
Nearest Railway Station: N/A

Top things to do in Sri Lanka

Unlock the beauty of Sri Lanka with our comprehensive guide to the best things to do and places to visit in this mesmerizing region. From nature's marvels to cultural gems, Sri Lanka has it all

Wolvendaal Church

Wolvendaal Church

Religious Visit

4.5

One of the oldest Protestant churches in Sri Lanka, renowned for its unique Doric architecture and historical significance.

Best Time to Visit: All Season

Timings: 08:30-16:00

Closing Days: Closed on Sunday

Price: Free

St. Paul’s Church

St. Paul’s Church

Religious Visit

3.5

A notable church with a rich history, offering a blend of religious significance and architectural charm.

Best Time to Visit: All Season

Timings: 09:00-16:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Isipathanaramaya Buddhist Temple

Isipathanaramaya Buddhist Temple

Religious Visit

4.0

A historic Buddhist temple, famous for its intricate murals and tranquil ambiance.

Best Time to Visit: All Season

Timings: 09:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Borella Kanatte Cemetery

Borella Kanatte Cemetery

Religious Visit

3.5

A large and historic cemetery in Colombo, known for its peaceful environment and historical tombs.

Best Time to Visit: All Season

Timings: 09:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Attend World Spice Festival

Attend World Spice Festival

Experiences

4.0

Celebrating Sri Lanka's culinary heritage, the annual World Spice Festival attracts global epicureans. A major culinary tourism event in the spice-rich nation

Best Time to Visit: All Season

Timings: 10:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Check dates before planning on official website

All Saints Church

All Saints Church

Religious Visit

4.0

A prominent church in Colombo, admired for its architectural design and peaceful surroundings.

Best Time to Visit: All Season

Timings: 05:30-20:30

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Guided tours available.

Temple of Sri Kailawasanathan Swami Devasthanam

Temple of Sri Kailawasanathan Swami Devasthanam

Religious Visit

4.0

A significant Hindu temple, famed for its colorful architecture and spiritual ambiance.

Best Time to Visit: All Season

Timings: 06:00-10:00,17:00-21:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Touring the Ceylon Tea Factory

Touring the Ceylon Tea Factory

Sightseeing

4.0

Explore Sri Lanka's famed Ceylon tea factories in Ella for a unique tea-tasting and leaf-picking experience

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 11:00-22:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Temporary closed for now

Climbing Little Adams Peak

Climbing Little Adams Peak

Sightseeing

4.25

Climbing Little Adams Peak in Ella offers stunning valley views, a 45-minute hike, and a rewarding, scenic experience

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 05:00-16:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

45 minutes hike, start is a small incline on a windy road, then it is mostly stairs

Hiking to Ella Rock

Hiking to Ella Rock

Trekking

4.5

Hiking to Ella Rock in Sri Lanka offers breathtaking views, a challenging 2-hour trek, best enjoyed early morning.

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 04:00-16:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: 2300.0 (Price is for 1 people)

Hire a guide for 6000 rupees for a sunrise trek to navigate easily in the dark and wear long trousers and socks to guard against leeches

Visiting Diyaluma Falls

Visiting Diyaluma Falls

Waterfalls

4.25

Explore Diyaluma Falls, an hour from Ella, for a serene experience with natural pools and Sri Lanka's second highest waterfall

Best Time to Visit: April - July

Timings: 08:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

It's a 30-minute walk through the jungle.Be sure to take a guide with you, cost you 505 INR

Exploring Ravana Waterfall

Exploring Ravana Waterfall

Waterfalls

3.75

Visit Ravana Waterfall, just 10 mins from Ella city center, for stunning views, tent accommodations, snacks, and a family-friendly spot.

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 08:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

St Peter’s Church

St Peter’s Church

Religious Visit

4.0

A historic church in Colombo with a serene ambiance, known for its architectural beauty and colonial history.

Best Time to Visit: All Season

Timings: 08:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Guided tours available.

St Thomas Chapel

St Thomas Chapel

Religious Visit

3.5

A significant religious site, noted for its peaceful environment and historical significance in the Christian community.

Best Time to Visit: All Season

Timings: 12:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Seema Malaka Temple

Seema Malaka Temple

Religious Visit

4.0

A tranquil Buddhist temple located in the middle of Beira Lake, known for its serene setting and architectural beauty.

Best Time to Visit: All Season

Timings: 09:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Law Courts of Hulftsdorp

Law Courts of Hulftsdorp

Sightseeing

3.0

The main complex of judicial courts in Colombo, notable for its colonial architecture and legal significance.

Best Time to Visit: All Season

Timings: 08:00-16:00

Closing Days: Closed on Saturday-Sunday

Price: Free

Lush Strawberry Picking Fields

Lush Strawberry Picking Fields

Sightseeing

4.3

Visit enchanting strawberry fields in Nuwara Eliya, perfect for photography and picking your own strawberries during the season

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 09:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Seasonal activity; check availability.

Ambewela's Little New Zealand

Ambewela's Little New Zealand

Sightseeing

4.0

Visit Ambewela Farm, 'Little New Zealand' in Nuwara Eliya, to enjoy lush greenery, cattle viewing, and fresh dairy products.

Best Time to Visit: April - July

Timings: 09:00-17:30

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: 100.0 (Price is for 1 people)

Moon Plains Scenic Views

Moon Plains Scenic Views

Sightseeing

4.25

Moon Plains offers a vast, lush green oasis in Nuwara Eliya, ideal for relaxation and simplicity amidst nature's beauty

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 08:00-16:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: 101.0 (Price is for 1 people)

For childern entry fees is half, Can alos take 1 hour Jeep Safari as well for proper tour at 757 INR approx.

St. Clair's Nature Falls

St. Clair's Nature Falls

Waterfalls

4.05

A picturesque waterfall set amidst lush greenery, providing a serene environment for relaxation and nature appreciation.

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 08:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Be cautious on wet and slippery paths.

Horton Plains Wilderness Park

Horton Plains Wilderness Park

Wildlife

4.65

A vast park known for its unique flora and fauna, offering trails for trekking and the famous World's End viewpoint.

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 06:00-16:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: 650.0 (Price is for 1 people)

Prepare for cold and misty conditions.

Visit the National Maritime Museum

Visit the National Maritime Museum

Museum

3.5

Located within Galle Fort, this museum showcases Sri Lanka’s rich marine history and biodiversity.

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 08:30-16:30

Closing Days: Closed on Monday, Sunday

Price: 100.0 (Price is for 1 people)

Stroll in the Dutch Reformed Church

Stroll in the Dutch Reformed Church

Religious Visit

3.0

Another historical landmark, this church dates back to the 18th century and is known for its baroque architecture and intricate floor made of gravestones.

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 06:00-21:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Visit the Temple of the Tooth (Sri Dalada Maligawa)

Visit the Temple of the Tooth (Sri Dalada Maligawa)

Religious Visit

4.5

This is one of the most sacred Buddhist temples in the world, believed to house the tooth relic of the Buddha. It's a must-visit for its rich history and cultural significance.

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 05:30-20:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: 500.0 (Price is for 1 people)

Udawattekele Sanctuary

Udawattekele Sanctuary

Wildlife

3.5

This historic forest reserve offers a serene and natural escape with walking trails and an abundance of flora and fauna.

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 07:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: 570.0 (Price is for 1 people)

International Buddhist Museum

International Buddhist Museum

Museum

3.5

A museum in Kandy showcasing the spread of Buddhism around the world.

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 08:00-19:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: 350.0 (Price is for 1 people)

Weligambay Beach

Weligambay Beach

Beach

4.5

A serene beach in the south, known for its surf spots and relaxing atmosphere.

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 06:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Cinnamon Island

Cinnamon Island

Sightseeing

3.5

An island near the southern coast known for its cinnamon cultivation and tours.

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 08:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Flexible (As per your budget)

Galapata Vihara

Galapata Vihara

Religious Visit

3.0

An ancient Buddhist temple near Bentota, known for its history and religious significance

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 06:00-20:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Ambalangoda

Ambalangoda

Sightseeing

3.5

A coastal town in Sri Lanka known for its rich tradition of mask-making and vibrant folk art.

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 09:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Diyakawa Water Sports Centre

Diyakawa Water Sports Centre

Water Sports

4.0

A popular destination for water sports enthusiasts, offering activities like jet skiing, windsurfing, and banana boat rides.

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 08:00-21:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Laxapana's Cascading Waters

Laxapana's Cascading Waters

Waterfalls

4.45

An enchanting waterfall known for its cascading waters and scenic surroundings, ideal for picnics and nature walks.

Best Time to Visit: April - June

Timings: 08:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Ideal for photography enthusiasts.

Walking to Demodara Nine Arch Bridge

Walking to Demodara Nine Arch Bridge

Sightseeing

4.1

Discover Demodara Nine Arch Bridge in Ella, a 30-min walk through woods and tea fields, with cafes and stunning views.

Best Time to Visit: January - May

Timings: 08:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Beware of leaches on the walk down, will took 15-25 minutes on foot from parking area

Visiting Lipton's Seat

Visiting Lipton's Seat

Sightseeing

4.0

Lipton's Seat near Ella, an hour's drive away, offers stunning views of tea fields, ideal for sunrise and sunset

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 08:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: 129.0 (Price is for 1 people)

Serene Victoria Leisure Park

Serene Victoria Leisure Park

Sightseeing

4.25

Victoria Park in Nuwara Eliya offers relaxation, family fun, and is South Asia's best-maintained park with flowers and play areas

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 07:00-19:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: 135.0 (Price is for 1 people)

Best visited during the flowering season.

Pedro's Exquisite Tea Journey

Pedro's Exquisite Tea Journey

Sightseeing

4.1

Nuwara Eliya's tea estates offer lush scenery and educational tours, perfect for experiencing tea production and nature's beauty

Best Time to Visit: May - August

Timings: 08:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

You can take a 20-minute guided tour of the plantation factories, 126 INR

Gregory's Lakeside Family Haven

Gregory's Lakeside Family Haven

Sightseeing

3.9

Gregory Lake in Nuwara Eliya offers rowing, relaxation, children's games, and a perfect spot for picnics in a serene setting

Best Time to Visit: May - June

Timings: 08:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: 128.0 (Price is for 1 people)

Boat ride starting from 1000 INR

Bale Winter Shopping Bazaar

Bale Winter Shopping Bazaar

Shopping

3.5

Bale Bazaar, known as the winter market, is perfect for shopaholics in Nuwara Eliya with a variety of affordable winter wear

Best Time to Visit: January - February, December

Timings: 08:00-19:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Flexible (As per your budget)

Kudahagala Mountain Trek

Kudahagala Mountain Trek

Trekking

4.15

An invigorating trek up Kudahagala Mountain, offering challenging trails and rewarding panoramic views at the summit.

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 07:00-16:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Suitable for experienced trekkers.

Millenium Elephant Foundation

Millenium Elephant Foundation

Wildlife

4.0

A facility near Kandy for the care and conservation of elephants, with opportunities to interact.

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 08:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: 1700.0 (Price is for 1 people)

Matara Fort

Matara Fort

Historical Sites

3.0

A historic fort in Matara, showcasing the colonial-era architecture and history.

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 09:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Explore Galle Fort

Explore Galle Fort

Historical Sites

4.0

This UNESCO World Heritage Site, a remnant of Portuguese and Dutch colonialism, is a must-visit. Walk along its historic walls, explore the lighthouse, and enjoy panoramic ocean views.

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 09:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Galle Fort Walking Tour

Galle Fort Walking Tour

Historical Sites

4.5

A guided walking tour of the historic Galle Fort, offering insights into its colonial history and architectural marvels.

Best Time to Visit: All Season

Timings: 09:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Train Journey from Ella to Kandy

Train Journey from Ella to Kandy

Experiences

4.5

The 7-hour scenic train ride from Ella to Kandy is a must-do, offering stunning mountain and tea field views

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 08:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: 300.0 (Price is for 1 people)

Try to book only Express Train, First class: 3,000 INR,Second class: 600 INR, Third class: 300 INR

Wales Park

Wales Park

Experiences

3.0

A public park in Kandy, offering views of the city and a tranquil environment.

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 08:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

R Premadasa Stadium

R Premadasa Stadium

Experiences

4.5

A famous cricket stadium in Colombo, known for hosting international cricket matches and events.

Best Time to Visit: All Season

Timings: 06:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Please check Match Schedule before visitng

Seetha Amman Sacred Temple

Seetha Amman Sacred Temple

Religious Visit

3.75

A revered temple dedicated to Seetha, a central figure in the Ramayana, showcasing vibrant religious architecture and a tranquil atmosphere.

Best Time to Visit: May - August

Timings: 06:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Respect local religious customs.

Hakgala Exotic Botanical Garden

Hakgala Exotic Botanical Garden

Sightseeing

4.45

A botanical garden known for its exotic collection of plants, flowers, and scenic views, offering a peaceful retreat amidst natural beauty.

Best Time to Visit: April - June

Timings: 07:30-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: 770.0 (Price is for 1 people)

Wear comfortable walking shoes.

Nuwara Eliya Culinary Delights

Nuwara Eliya Culinary Delights

Cuisine

4.15

A gastronomic journey through Nuwara Eliya, known for its unique blend of local flavors and colonial-inspired cuisine, reflecting Sri Lanka's rich culinary heritage.

Best Time to Visit: All Season

Timings: 11:00-22:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Flexible (As per your budget)

Explore local culinary specialties.

Glaway's Wildlife National Park

Glaway's Wildlife National Park

Wildlife

4.35

A national park boasting diverse wildlife and natural habitats, providing opportunities for wildlife spotting and nature photography.

Best Time to Visit: September - December

Timings: 06:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: 400.0 (Price is for 1 people)

Carry binoculars for birdwatching.

Visit Sri Kailawasanathar Swami Devasthanam

Visit Sri Kailawasanathar Swami Devasthanam

Religious Visit

4.0

Oldest Hindu temple in Colombo, dedicated to Lord Shiva and Ganesha. Intricate carvings and stunning architecture make it a special attraction for Hindu travelers and photographers.

Best Time to Visit: All Season

Timings: 09:00-15:30

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

The Lighthouse Colombo

The Lighthouse Colombo

Sightseeing

3.5

Operated by Sri Lanka Ports Authority, the 12m high Lighthouse (built in 1952) offers a peaceful spot with scenic views of the Indian Ocean. Visitors can't go inside but it's a must-visit attraction

Best Time to Visit: All Season

Timings: 09:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Visit Dehiwala Zoological Gardens

Visit Dehiwala Zoological Gardens

Wildlife

4.5

Founded in 1936, the National Zoological Gardens is a haven for diverse wildlife. Conservation, breeding, and research thrive in this vibrant zoo, featuring exotic animals and a captivating aquarium with sea lions

Best Time to Visit: All Season

Timings: 09:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: 516.0 (Price is for 1 people)

Child ticket is of Rs. 250

Khan Clock Tower

Khan Clock Tower

Sightseeing

3.5

Khan Clock Tower: Iconic Colombo landmark, a tribute by the Khan family, welcomes visitors to Pettah Market

Best Time to Visit: All Season

Timings: 09:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Ramboda's Majestic Waterfall

Ramboda's Majestic Waterfall

Waterfalls

4.4

A stunning waterfall nestled in the hills of Ramboda, offering spectacular views and a refreshing natural ambiance.

Best Time to Visit: March - May

Timings: 08:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Best visited after rains for full flow.

Chabad House

Chabad House

Religious Visit

3.0

A hub of traditional Judaism, Chabad House Sri Lanka provides a range of services, including a synagogue, mikva, library, and kosher restaurant, catering to all Jewish needs

Best Time to Visit: All Season

Timings: 09:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Special place for jewish

Sri Ponnambalam Vanesar Kovil

Sri Ponnambalam Vanesar Kovil

Religious Visit

4.0

Centered in Colombo, this sacred Hindu temple, crafted in grey granite, draws devotees nationwide for worship and evening prayers accompanied by Nadaswaram and Thavil music. A camera-restricted yet must-visit place in Colombo

Best Time to Visit: All Season

Timings: 05:00-11:30,16:00-20:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Dutch Period Museum

Dutch Period Museum

Museum

4.5

Housed in the beautifully restored 17th-century Dutch House, the museum in Colombo showcases artifacts depicting Dutch colonial rule's history, featuring arms, ceramics, coins, and furniture. Open to the public since 1982

Best Time to Visit: All Season

Timings: 09:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: 130.0 (Price is for 1 people)

Closed for renovation

Colombo National Museum

Colombo National Museum

Museum

4.5

The largest museum in Sri Lanka, housing a rich collection of historical artifacts, artworks, and exhibits showcasing the country’s heritage.

Best Time to Visit: All Season

Timings: 09:00-16:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: 469.0 (Price is for 1 people)

Old Town Hall

Old Town Hall

Shopping

3.0

A historical building in Colombo, reflecting colonial architecture and housing a museum with artifacts related to the city's past.

Best Time to Visit: All Season

Timings: 09:00-16:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Photography allowed outside.

Nuwara Eliya Town Stroll

Nuwara Eliya Town Stroll

Sightseeing

3.75

A leisurely stroll through the quaint streets of Nuwara Eliya, adorned with colonial-era buildings, local markets, and panoramic views of the surrounding landscapes.

Best Time to Visit: All Season

Timings: 08:00-18:00

Closing Days: Closed on Saturday-Sunday

Price: Free

Experience the town's colonial charm.

Thotupola Peak Adventure

Thotupola Peak Adventure

Hiking

4.3

An adventurous journey to Thotupola Peak, featuring diverse terrains and breathtaking views, suitable for experienced trekkers.

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 07:00-16:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Prepare for changing weather conditions.

Pidurutalagala Summit Hike

Pidurutalagala Summit Hike

Hiking

4.5

A hike to the summit of Pidurutalagala, Sri Lanka's highest mountain, offering stunning vistas and a sense of accomplishment.

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 08:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Access may be restricted; check in advance.

Aberdeen Natural Waterfall

Aberdeen Natural Waterfall

Sightseeing

4.2

A picturesque waterfall known for its serene setting and natural beauty, perfect for nature lovers and photographers.

Best Time to Visit: May - August

Timings: 08:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Be cautious of slippery rocks.

Bomburu Ella Wide Falls

Bomburu Ella Wide Falls

Sightseeing

4.55

A wide, cascading waterfall surrounded by lush greenery, offering a tranquil escape and opportunities for exploration.

Best Time to Visit: September - November

Timings: 08:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Wear sturdy shoes for the trek.

Devon Valley Waterfall

Devon Valley Waterfall

Sightseeing

4.35

A scenic waterfall located in the Devon Valley, known for its majestic beauty and serene atmosphere.

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 08:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Best viewed from a distance.

Relax at Unawatuna Beach

Relax at Unawatuna Beach

Beach

4.5

A short drive from Galle, this picturesque beach is perfect for swimming, sunbathing, and enjoying the laid-back atmosphere.

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 09:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Go Whale Watching

Go Whale Watching

Wildlife

4.0

Mirissa, a nearby town, is famous for whale watching. You can see blue whales, sperm whales, and sometimes dolphins.

Best Time to Visit: January - April, December

Timings: 06:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Flexible (As per your budget)

Explore the Galle Fort Art Scene

Explore the Galle Fort Art Scene

Cultural Programs

3.5

The fort area is home to several galleries and shops showcasing the work of local artists.

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 09:00-21:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Hike in the Rumassala Sanctuary

Hike in the Rumassala Sanctuary

Hiking

4.0

This area is known for its medicinal plants and offers beautiful views of the bay and the Japanese Peace Pagoda.

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 08:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Moragalla

Moragalla

Beach

3.0

A serene beach area offering picturesque views, calm waters, and ideal conditions for relaxation.

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 08:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

National Museum Galle

National Museum Galle

Museum

3.5

A historical museum showcasing Sri Lanka's cultural and natural history in the Galle district.

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 09:00-04:45

Closing Days: Closed on Monday, Sunday

Price: 141.0 (Price is for 1 people)

Perandeniya Botanical Gardens

Perandeniya Botanical Gardens

Sightseeing

4.0

A sprawling garden in Peradeniya known for its rich collection of flora and orchids.

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 07:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: 770.0 (Price is for 1 people)

Kandy Lake

Kandy Lake

Sightseeing

3.5

An iconic man-made lake in the heart of Kandy, offering scenic views and serene walks.

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 06:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Ceylon Tea Museum

Ceylon Tea Museum

Museum

3.0

A museum in Kandy dedicated to the history of Ceylon tea and its production.

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 08:30-16:00

Closing Days: Closed on Monday

Price: 257.0 (Price is for 1 people)

National Museum of Kandy

National Museum of Kandy

Museum

3.5

A museum preserving artifacts related to the Kandyan kingdom and Sri Lankan heritage.

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 09:00-17:00

Closing Days: Closed on Monday, Sunday

Price: 200.0 (Price is for 1 people)

Kandy View Point

Kandy View Point

Sightseeing

4.0

A popular spot in Kandy offering panoramic views of the city and its surroundings.

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 08:00-19:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Lankatilaka Vihara Temple

Lankatilaka Vihara Temple

Religious Visit

3.5

An ancient Buddhist temple in Kandy known for its unique architectural style.

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 08:00-19:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Commonwealth War Cemetery

Commonwealth War Cemetery

Historical Sites

3.0

A memorial ground in Kandy for soldiers of the Commonwealth who died in World War II.

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 07:00-16:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Huluganga Falls

Huluganga Falls

Sightseeing

3.5

A picturesque waterfall located near Kandy, popular among tourists for its scenic beauty.

Best Time to Visit: February - April

Timings: 08:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Spice Garden

Spice Garden

Experiences

3.0

Gardens in Kandy region where visitors can learn about spice cultivation and production.

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 08:00-20:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue

Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue

Religious Visit

3.5

A giant Buddha statue overlooking Kandy, a symbol of peace and a popular tourist spot.

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 06:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Temple Of The Truth

Temple Of The Truth

Religious Visit

3.0

A notable religious site in Kandy, known for its spiritual significance and architecture.

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 05:00-20:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Mirissa Beach

Mirissa Beach

Beach

4.5

A beautiful beach in the south, known for its golden sands and surf waves.

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 06:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Secret Beach

Secret Beach

Beach

4.0

A lesser-known beach in Mirissa, offering privacy and stunning natural beauty.

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 08:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Parrot Rock Bridge

Parrot Rock Bridge

Sightseeing

3.5

A natural rock formation in Mirissa, popular for views of the ocean and surrounding area.

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 08:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Coconut Tree Hill

Coconut Tree Hill

Sightseeing

4.0

A unique hill in Mirissa dotted with palm trees, offering picturesque ocean views.

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 05:00-19:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Matara Beach

Matara Beach

Beach

3.5

A popular beach in Matara, known for its lively atmosphere and local food stalls.

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 06:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Taprobane Island

Taprobane Island

Sightseeing

4.0

A private island off the southern coast with an iconic villa, accessible by wading through water.

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 09:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Flexible (As per your budget)

Midigama Beach

Midigama Beach

Beach

3.5

A quiet beach in the south, ideal for surfers and those seeking a peaceful retreat.

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 06:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Madiha Beach

Madiha Beach

Beach

4.0

A coastal spot in the south known for its coral reefs and opportunities for snorkeling.

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 06:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Polhena Beach

Polhena Beach

Beach

4.5

A beach in Matara known for its calm waters, ideal for swimming and family outings.

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 06:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Madu Ganga River Safari

Madu Ganga River Safari

Safari

4.5

A boat safari on the Madu Ganga river, famous for its rich biodiversity and mangrove forests.

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 08:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: 2070.0 (Price is for 1 people)

Brief Garden

Brief Garden

Sightseeing

3.5

A beautifully landscaped garden and country estate, once the home of the renowned Sri Lankan architect, Bevis Bawa.

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 08:00-16:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: 515.0 (Price is for 1 people)

Bentota Beach

Bentota Beach

Beach

4.0

A stunning beach known for its golden sands and clear waters, perfect for swimming and sunbathing.

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 06:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Turtle Hatchery

Turtle Hatchery

Wildlife

3.5

Conservation centers for endangered sea turtles, offering educational tours and turtle release programs.

Best Time to Visit: January - March, December

Timings: 07:30-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: 260.0 (Price is for 1 people)

British Garrison Cemetery

British Garrison Cemetery

Historical Sites

2.5

A historic cemetery in Kandy, where British nationals from the colonial era are buried.

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 08:00-18:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Old Parliament Building

Old Parliament Building

Historical Sites

4.0

A historic building in Colombo, once the seat of the Sri Lankan parliament, known for its majestic architecture.

Best Time to Visit: All Season

Timings: 09:00-17:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Royal Palace Of Kandy

Royal Palace Of Kandy

Historical Sites

4.0

The historical palace of the Kandyan kings, now part of the National Museum complex.

Best Time to Visit: January - April

Timings: 08:30-16:30

Closing Days: Closed on Tuesday

Price: 650.0 (Price is for 1 people)

Green Path

Green Path

Experiences

3.5

A vibrant and bustling open-air art market in Colombo, known for its display of local art and handicrafts.

Best Time to Visit: All Season

Timings: 06:00-22:00

Closing Days: Open all days

Price: Free

Perfect for a leisurely stroll.

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Travel Guidelines for Sri Lanka For Indian Travellers

1. Place Information

Sri Lanka, known as the "Pearl of the Indian Ocean," is a beautiful island nation located south of India. It boasts stunning beaches, ancient ruins, lush tea plantations, and diverse wildlife, making it a popular tourist destination.

2. Travel Related Information

3. Visa Related Information

Indian citizens require a valid visa to travel to Sri Lanka. Tourist visas can be obtained online through the Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA) system or upon arrival at the airport. Ensure you have a valid passport, return ticket, and sufficient funds for your stay.

4. SIM Card/Network Related Information

Upon arrival in Sri Lanka, you can purchase local SIM cards from mobile operators like Dialog, Mobitel, and Etisalat. These SIM cards provide data and calling facilities, allowing you to stay connected during your visit. SIM cards are available at airports, shops, and mobile outlets.

5. Govt Safety Guidelines

Follow local laws and regulations while visiting Sri Lanka. Respect the country's cultural norms, traditions, and religious sites. Stay informed about local developments and adhere to any travel advisories issued by the Indian government regarding safety and security concerns in Sri Lanka.

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