Srilanka: Holiday Ideas
A land apart from the influences of the mainland, Sri Lanka grew freely, and even today the air of wildness is never far away. Although waves of invaders from the first arrivals of the Sinhalese in 500BC to the last usurpers, the British in the 18thc entury, have attempted to tame the island and its landscape, all only succeeded in making the island even more diverse and beautiful. To the northwest, a gossamer-thin land bridge almost connects fragile Sri Lanka to the modern juggernaut that is Ind ia. Two and a half decades of civil war reinforces this bridge to Tamil Nadu is as much cultural as geographic.   


Reasons to Visit :
Visit the Elephant Orphanage at Pinnawela : Filled with adorable baby elephants that you can bathe and feed.
Experience variety of cultural attractions with numerous renowned heritage sites that Sri Lanka is famous for around the world.
Visit a Tea Factory : One of the best ways to to experience how the world class Celyon tea is processed is by visiting tea factories in tea plantation.
Hot Air Ballooning : Gain an areal perspective of some of the island's UNESCO World Heritage Sites and national parks by hot air balloon.
Go Whale Watching : Head to Sri Lanka's southernmost point, the deep water provides ideal feeding ground for migrating whales.
Dive into wide coral reef of Sri Lanka. Home to a magical variety of tropical fish and coral reefs, the calm ocean waters