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Things to do in Sri Lanka. There is simply nothing a tourist could not do in Sri Lanka except for snow sports of course.


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Dehiwala Zoo- Colombo

Commonly known as Colombo Zoo or Dehiwala Zoo. This Colombo zoo was founded in 1936. The Colombo zoo is one of the oldest zoological gardens in Asia.
It is host to a variety of animals and …

Sigiriya, The Lion Rock

Situated in the central Matale district of Sri Lanka, Sigiriya is an ancient rock fortress and a palace ruin surrounded by the remains of an extensive network of gardens, pools, fountains and other structures. The …

Colombo National Museum

National Museum of Colombo, also known as Sri Lanka National Museum and Colombo Museum, is situated in Colombo 07 and is the largest museum in Sri Lanka. The Museum was founded in 1877 by a …

Peradeniya Botanical Gardens (The Royal Botanical Gardens of Peradeniya)

The Peradeniya Botanical Gardens in Sri Lanka, which is on the banks of the Mahaweli River and just 6km from Kandy, is one of the best and beautiful botanical gardens in Asia. The garden is …

Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage

Situated close to the lovely Kandy district, 90km northeast from Colombo, Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage is a sanctuary for rescued, injured or abused elephants which is the first and one of the largest of its kind …

Isurumuniya Vihara (Temple) and The Carving of Isurumuniya lovers

The Isurumuniya Vihara is situated between two rocks in Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka and is a beautiful temple. The temple is famous among local and foreign tourists for its carvings, Isurumuniya lovers, the image house and …

Hikkaduwa Coral Gardens

Hikkaduwa is situated just 98km south of Colombo and accessible by road and train. Hikkaduwa Coral Sanctuary is spread out a couple of hundred meters offshore from Hikkaduwa shore. The Coral sanctuary is one …

Galle Dutch Fort

Galle fort is in the Galle district which is situated in the southern end of Sri Lanka. Galle is not just a pretty place. Not only is it a vivid example of the various colonial …