Day: March 6, 2020

Best Places to travel in Sri LankaBest Places to travel in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is full of magnificent landscapes, stirring mountains, lush green tea gardens and much more. This country contains a massive amount of beautiful and aspiring places that are natural, historic, and cultural as well. Travellers can explore the soulful Buddhist monasteries and temples that represent the architecture of the country. 

If you are deciding to take a trip towards Sri Lanks then to make your trip easy, I have compiled a step by step guide that will help you to select your travel destinations in Sri Lanka. Now let’s take a look at this travel guide.

Nuwara Eliya 

Nuwara Eliya is one of the most beautiful spots in Sri Lanka, this is a 19th century hill station that retains the colonial ambiance along with its golf course, men’s clubs and mock-tudor buildings. Nuwara Eliya is an amazing location for a scenic rail ride. You can experience the stunning views of the surrounding tea plantations, waterfalls. Dramatic mountains and the train lakes that will take you from Kandy to Nuwara Eliya and you would not want to end that ride. 

The best time to visit Nuwara Eliya is from February to May.

Polonnaruwa – The Ancient Ruins of Sri Lanka

The next place that you should visit in Sri Lanka, is Polonnaruwa, which is popular because it is one of the most famous temples in Sri Lanka. You can easily spend your day while exploring the ancient city life at the ruins of Polonnaruwa. This place is full of archaeological treasures and there are numerous tombs and temples like structures there. Also, you will come to see various statues and stupas that will ultimately amaze you by the beauty of Polonnaruwa. 

Adam’s Peak – Word Famous Heritage Site

The next travel destination in this list is Adam’s Peak which is one of the most amazing tourist places in Sri Lanka. You can climb the slopes at night and also, you can watch a breathtaking sunrise at dawn which is very hard to forget. 

This place is a biodiversity hotspot and a UNESCO World Heritage Site, where you will find spectacular views. Adam’s Peak is located in the middle of Sri Lanka and because of its location it is referred to as Sri Pada. Sri pada means in the footprints of Buddha. 

The best time to visit this place is in January and May. However, you should avoid the full moon days otherwise you will have to wait in long queues.

Mirissa 

Mirissa is one of the most magnificent beach hideaways and of course the best places you should visit in Sri Lanka. Mirissa is a village and most of the people who live here are fishermen therefore if you visit this place then you are very close to visit the everyday life of locals. 

In the evening time you can head towards the beach and you can spend your time while relaxing there. You will find enough reasons to fall in love with this small and beautiful village.

Read FullRead Full