Best Holiday Destinations in Sri Lanka – A Land Like No Other

Sri Lanka is a veritable paradise and is home to some great picturesque locations, where you can indulge in an unforgettable holiday.

 

Tangalle

Tangalle is a delightful town on the south-east coast of Sri Lanka. Which offers its visitors breathtaking views of the ocean and a long stretch of golden sand kissed by frothy cerulean blue waters. Lounge under a palm tree to experience true island living.

Kandy

The city of Kings, Kandy lies amidst towering lush green hills of the central province of Sri Lanka. The second largest city in the country, it’s famous for housing the sacred tooth relic of Lord Buddha in the Dalada Maligawa. An ideal time to visit would be in August, in time for the glorious Esela Perehara, a colorful religious festival held every year.

Jaffna

Known for its arid beauty, Jaffna is also known by the name Yaalpanam. It is located on the northernmost tip of the island and has some interesting places to visit such as the Jaffna Fort which was built in the 1600 ‘s by the Dutch as well as the Kandaswamy Hindu Kovil.

Nuwara Eliya

Experience breathtaking natural beauty and the old world charm of the cool climes in Nuwara Eliya. A tranquil retreat from the humidity of the tropics, the city of Nuwara Eliya attracts many tourists. For accommodation, there are plenty of boutique hotels, Sri Lanka from names such as Fox Resorts.

Fritzjames Stephen is a travel writer, who writes content based on the myriad of experiences and indulgences that the world has to offer travellers across all walks of life. Google+