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.
1) Diversity There is a wide array of choices and options available to a visitor to experience the diversity in many attractive ways… Sri Lanka is one of the top five bio-diversity hotspots in the World and the highest in South Asia. Boasts of its varied ecosystems, Panoramic highlands with breathtaking waterfalls, 16 Wild life