Set in the Indian Ocean in South Asia, the tropical island nation of Sri Lanka has a history dating back to the birth of time. It is a place where the original soul of Buddhism still flourishes and where nature’s beauty remains abundant and unspoilt.
Few places in the world can offer the traveller such a remarkable combination of stunning landscapes, pristine beaches, captivating cultural heritage and unique experiences within such a compact location. Within a mere area of 65,610 kilometres lie 8 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, 1,330 kilometres of coastline - much of it pristine beach - 15 national parks showcasing an abundance of wildlife, nearly 500,000 acres of lush tea estates, 250 acres of botanical gardens, 350 waterfalls, 25,000 water bodies, to a culture that extends back to over 2,500 years.
This is an island of magical proportions, once known as Serendib, Taprobane, the Pearl of the Indian Ocean, and Ceylon. Discover refreshingly Sri Lanka!
Sri Lanka - Worls's No 01 Destination to Visit in Year 2013
- Lonely Planet
Sri Lanka among the world's top five exotic destinations to visit in 2012
- HELLO Magazine , UK
One of the World's top 5 Destinations for 2012
- Conde Nast Traveler Magazine
Home to 8 World Heritage Sites
No:02 In the List if Top 20 Tourist Destinations for 2010
- National Geographic Channel
One of the Top 06 Destinations for Travel in 2012
- National Geographic Travel Magazine
One of the Top 5 Destinations Where UK Customers want to spend their Holiday
- KOUNI Annual Travel Report
No 01 Travel Destination of year 2010
- New York Times