Ideally located in the Indian Ocean, Sri Lanka is known as the ‘Miracle of Asia’, rich with its beautiful beaches, tropical forests, landscapes and cultural heritage. The serene island is a year-round vacation destination and the hospitality of the local residents from many ethnic groups is always commended by its well satisfied visitors.
Sri Lanka offers a wide range of hotels to tourists from different parts of the country out of which the hotels in the coastal area grab special attention. If you fancy spending your holiday enjoying the sun in the golden beaches, AVANI Hotels & Resorts invites you to discover their Contemporary hotels in Bentota and Kalutara to best suit your holiday. The two hotels located on the exquisite shorelines of Bentota and Kalutara, are well recognized for their unique designs by the renowned Sri Lankan architect Geoffrey Bawa.
Apart from the beaches and the sun, the country is also gifted with breathtaking mountains, natural waterfalls and large forests. The picturesque natural beauty of Sri Lanka makes it a dream come true for photographers as well as those with an appreciation for natural beauty. Sri Lanka, with its long history of over 3000 years, is famous for its ancient cities Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa and Kandy; known as the old kingdoms of the country. If you are an animal lover, the tiny island will surprise with you its wide variety of wildlife. With many national parks, Safari parks and sanctuaries, you may want to add the safari trips and night camping to your must-visit list to observe the animals in their natural habitat.
The north of Sri Lanka is an entirely different place. The recently ended civil war that raged on for decades has not been able to wreck the lovely beaches, the beautiful culture and some of the ancient religious monuments which attract many tourists.
Sri Lanka, though small in size, has an enchanting variety of natural attractions and a rich culture. Its own cultural festivals, authentic Sri Lankan food and herbal treatments are unique experiences for visitors from all over the world.
Chandrishan Williams is a travel writer who writes under the pen name, Caleb Falcon. He specializes in writing content based on the many exciting world adventures that await intrepid travellers.