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Best Things To Do In Sri Lanka

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INCREDIBLE FOOD

No matter what your food preferences are you will be able to find something to suite you. Original Srilankan cuisine rice and Curry is the signature food item in here, because srilanka has the best quality of spices in the world including cinnamon, black pepper, cardamom. You can get experience about srilankan cooking style on your vacation. These organic vegetables give you good and healthy life. Don’t forget to experience famous street food name called Kottu.

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GOLDEN BEACHES

Srilanka is famous in the world because of its magnificent beach collection. You can find different kind of beach types all over the Island. Most popular beaches are Augambay, Unawatuna, mirissa, hikkaduwa, nilaweli. Arugambay is world famous surfing beach situated in northeast coastal area. Hikkaduwa, Mirissa, unawatuna and Pigeon Island famous for snorkeling and diving. Kalpitiya beach is famous for kite surfing. You can go for whale watching in both Trinco and mirissa beach. Form Colombo to tangalle southern coastal area is happening throughout the year it has beach restaurant beach hotels beach events and much more.

AMAZING RANGE OF ACCOMODATION

In srilanka you will find every kind of accommodation types. It offers from home stay to star class hotels such as guest houses, resorts, camping sites, glamping tents, hotels, caravans, tree houses, homestays and world famous Shangri-La, Hilton, Marriot and Sheraton too. It doesn’t matter you are on budget tour or luxurious tour you will always find a good place to stay.

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FRIENDLY LOCALS

The County of smiles, local community always welcomes travellers all over the
world. Talking to people in srilanka is very easy most of the locals can speak and understand the English and also they communicate very well in gestures. You will be surprising how friendly they are its just rare to experience kindness at this level. Srilankan people are sure to make you feel welcome! You will return home with the pain in you cheeks after having smiled so much.

NATURE AND WILDLIFE

Srilanka is one of the most bio-diverse islands in the world and one of the best countries in Asia to spot exclusive animals such as Elephants and leopards, making it heaven for wildlife lovers. Srilanka has
more than 20 national parks all over the island Wilpattu national park is the largest one in srilanka and the yala national park is the second largest one. Yala is the most popular in srilanka because it has the highest density of leopard in the world. The world heritage rain forest sinharaja is located in south-west srilanka. More than 60% of the trees are endemic and many of them are considered rare. In the central and southern parts of srilanka have several mountains and peaks that are highly ecological and rich in bio diversity. Knuckles mountain range is one of the highest bio Diversity areas in srilanka. Adams peak, Horton plains, pidurutalagala which is highest peak point in srilanka, namunukula etc. Srilanka is the paradise of flora & fauna. The country has
over 90 species of mammal including famous Asian elephant, leopard, sloth bear, monkeys etc. Hundreds of butterflies, over 80 snakes and more than 400 species of birds. This small island has more than 100 rivers and more than 300 waterfalls all over the country imagine how magical this island is.

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History

The early human remains found on the island srilanka date to about 38000 years ago call Balangoda man. Civilization of this country goes back to 125000 years ago the day Balangoda man arrived. The historical period roughly begins in the 3rd century based on pali chronicles arrival of price Vijaya from northern India. History says
there are some demon clans are living in srilanka when prince vijaya has arrived. After that several kingdoms rules by different kings. srilanka was intervention by protégés in 1505 then Dutch intervention in 1638 finally srilanka ruled by British from 1815 until we get the independence in 1948. Still you can see the ruins of great works done by srilankan kings in the past such as world heritage sigiriya, huge palace, huge tanks, temples, paintings, stupa, sculptures and statues and also colonial time historical buildings, forts, bridges and botanical gardens.

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