These were the highlights of things to do in Kandy Sri Lanka. From the temples, the lake, train ride or eating at the best restaurants. Kandy, Sri Lanka is about a 3-hour drive from Colombo. It’s the second largest city in Sri Lanka. Surrounded by beautiful tea plantations and mountains, temperatures in Kandy are between 19 – 28C
The favorite stop of every traveler is Ella, Sri Lanka. Surrounded by the beautiful greens of tea. These are the things to do in Ella. Everything about Ella, Sri Lanka: Adam’s Peak Nine Arch Bridge Lipton’s Seat Ravana Waterfall Ella Spice Garden Ella Rock Restaurants in Ella Hotels in Ella 1. Climb up little
Train journeys in Sri Lanka were some of our favourite from our travels in Asia. We stayed in Kandy (500m) for a few days then took the train up through the Sri Lankan hill country to Nuwara Eliya (1,868m): THE CITY OF KANDY Kandy is the geographical, cultural and religious heart of Sri Lanka and the
The island of Sri Lanka formally known as Ceylon (before 1972) lies in the Indian Ocean, to the southwest of the Bay of Bengal. It is separated from the Indian subcontinent by the Gulf of Mannar and the Palk Strait which is 31 kilometers off the southern coast of India. According to Hindu mythology, a
Water Sports and Activities in the Water Being an island surrounded by the ocean, Sri Lanka is a haven for water based activities from the mildest whale and dolphin watching excursions to the die-hard scuba diving available at selected resorts. Other water sports activities include, snorkeling, surfing, kite surfing, para sailing, kayaking, canoeing and the
Most visits to Sri Lanka begin at the Bandaranayake International Airport at Katunayake (35 kms north of Colombo) the primary port of entry to Sri Lanka. Colombo is the islands capital and by far its largest city – a sprawling and chaotic metropolis whose contrasting districts offer and absorbing introduction to Sri Lanka’s myriad cultures.