This resplendent island is blessed with a unique mix of climes, land and seascapes. Throughout history, Sri Lanka bore many names; Taprobane, Serendib and Ceylon. Travelers like Marco Polo and Vasco da Gama have recounted tales of mystery, advanced hydraulic techniques in agriculture, scintillating natural beauty and a people who seemed to lead fulfilling lives amidst an abundance of natural resources. With a long-documented history that spans across centuries, Sri Lanka’s rich history is filled with romantic adventures, tales of an advanced civilization and the true flavors of an island nation that accommodated both welcome and unwelcome guests who influenced its culture, architecture, cuisine and the way of life itself.
Why Sri Lanka?
Visit world heritage sites in Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa and Dambulla to soak up the ancient vibes of a glorious hydraulic civilization.
Visit the multitude of wildlife sanctuaries and tropical rainforests to gaze at the abundance of wild animals, birds, and serpents that roam these areas free.
Sri Lanka’s southern, eastern and northern coasts are rife with beautiful beach towns and villages where golden tinged sand and turquoise waters usher visitors into a blissful way of life.
Hiking & Adventure
The green plateaus of Horton Plains, the mountainous terrains of the Knuckles range and a multitude of other mountains and beautiful terrains provide ample ground for hiking and trekking with brief interludes of obscure hamlets and ancient ruins.
Sri Lanka’s abundance of water ways including the Indian Ocean and varied landscape full of vegetation let visitors indulge in their adventurous spirit with plenty of opportunities for white water rafting, sailing, surfing, scuba diving, Kite surfing, camping and balloon travels.
Colombo Golf club and the Victoria Golf club in Nuwara Eliya let guests enjoy golfing rounds in extensive green-escapes surrounded by luxury and refinement.
A holiday in Sri Lanka is also an opportunity to indulge in a bit of retail therapy. Buy exquisite crafts from local artisans, authentic Sri Lankan gems and beautifully sculpted jewelry, picturesque handloom and batik clothing items, high quality tea and flavored tea and dainty gift items.