The pearl of Indian Ocean kissed by tropical seas- that’s Sri Lanka. This tiny country is packed with eight UNESCO World Heritage Sites, which stand testimony to its rich culture and history. Gawk at the 2000-year old ancient temples with intricate depictions and sculptures. The colonial fortresses of Galle and Trincomalee are rare gems. See the sacred home of the world’s oldest living human-planted tree in the morning (Anuradhapura) and stand awestruck by the sight of hundreds of elephants gathering in the afternoon (Minneriya). A beach lover’s paradise, these warm tropical waters are ideal for a ‘fun in the sun’ vacation and the best adventure tours in Sri Lanka. Ride the waves on a long surfboard and catch the wind in your hair or just chill on the dazzling white sandy beaches.
Encounter the elephants, leopards, water buffaloes and passel of primates in the safari tours of tropical jungles. Bored of the tropical weather, head to the hills for temperate temperatures and trek through verdant tea gardens and rainforest peaks. Try the tasty local cuisine with rice and fish curry. Endless beaches, timeless ruins, welcoming people, oodles of elephants, rolling surf, cheap prices, famous tea, and flavourful food make Sri Lanka irresistible. Sri Lanka is spectacular, affordable and still often uncrowded. Now is the best time to discover it. The best adventure tours in Sri Lanka will keep you glued to the place and definitely make you come back here to experience the thrill and frenzy of a lifetime.