10 Things to Do in Sri Lanka – Vacation

1. Cultural Tour –

Dambulla is the ideal place in Sri Lanka for a remarkable cultural tour. Having the height of 160 meters, Dambulla rock is beset with some worth-exploring 5 Buddhist cave temples. The first cave includes a 14 meter idol of sleeping Buddha; the second cave contains of religious sculptures of Great Kings; the third cave consists of statues of a mediating Buddha; the fourth cave Pancchima Viharaya shows sitting Buddha statues; and the fifth cave Devana Alut Viharaya has a reclining Buddha statue in the midst of smaller five statues.

2. Pilgrimage Tour –

The most popular temples in Sri Lanka like Tooth in Kandy and Adam’s Peak these are the most sacred ones to make your pilgrimage tour a breathtaking one. It is believed that Adam placed his foot here during his fall from Heaven. Apart from this, the trekking through the mountainous region and exploring the scenery of Sri Lanka proves a memorable incident to everyone.

3. Beach Tour –

The beach tour in Sri Lanka is really body and mind recharging. The walk through the Colombo coastal regions, water sport activities in Bentota beach and hanging around the fishing town, Mirissa will drive you crazy.

4. Adventurous Wildlife Tour –

YalaNational Parkhas the wide area of 1,300 Sq. Km where you will see wild animals like elephants, boars, leopards and buffaloes in abundance. Apart from this, the Wirawila and the Tissawewa local tanks are worth-watching. You can enjoy the wildlife with the help of Elephant safari through any Sri Lanka Tour Package.

5. Bird Watching –

The thick forests like the Sinharaja Rain Forest and the Adam’s Peak Wilderness Sanctuary are some of the reputable bird watching destinations where more than 430 species of birds can be seen.

6. Go Hiking –

Hiking treks and myriad high lands are scattered all over the Sri Lanka. Every trail of the leading routes will land you on a never seen before zenithal view of the nearby region. Besides this, scaling down the Knuckles Wilderness treks is just a fun.

7. Scuba Diving –

The marine life activities will never trail far behind since this nation is beset with an ocean. Diving under the sea and being a part of the amazing underwater world of the Sri Lankan shores and beaches is really breathtaking.

8. Night Outs Enjoyment –

Sri Lankan night out culture is an evolving hub which is on the fast track. As soon as the sun descends, everyone finds good times near the unofficial headquarters of Colombo. The national capital is a hunt for persons seeking for night clubs, a bevy of bars, casinos, lounges where wine is served, enchanting music is played, and superb gaming options are accommodated.

9. Shopping –

The famous shopping malls in Colombo like Pettah Bazaar and the Sri Lankan local markets are worth-visiting for the handicraft items, Ayurvedic herbs, gems, tea, garments, handloom products, and handmade brass and silvery stuff.

10. Sri Lankan Cuisine –

Your vacation will be complete when you fill your stomach with tongue-satisfying Sri Lankan tasty dishes like beef curry, ghee rice, lentils with coconut milk, yellow rice, fried eggplant sambol, fish pickle, tamarind fish, etc.