Things to Do in Sri Lanka

Despite its small size, Sri Lanka packs a lot of punch when it comes to a wide range of activities. Don’t leave the country without indulging in at least some of these amazing things to do:

  • Scuba Diving: Get lost in the world of fascinating coral reefs. Hikkaduwa, Kirinda, Kalpitiya and Trincomalee are among the top diving sites for unmatched experiences. Interestingly, a number of ocean wrecks like HMS Hermes and British Sergeant now serves as fabulous coral abodes.
  • Surfing: Beaches of Weligama, Unawatuna, Kalpitiya and Hikkaduwa are great for surfing and kite surfing adventures.
  • Wild and Marine Life: Apart from the jungle safaris to discover exotic animals and birds, discover the world of sea turtles at locations like Bentota Beach. That’s not all! Indulge into whale and dolphin watching at Trincomalee, Dondra or Mirissa. Elephant riding is definitely an activity you would cherish for long.
  • Extended Adventures: Trek the Knuckles’ Mountains or Adam’s Peak; enjoy rainforest camping, indulge into rock climbing at Bambarakanda Waterfalls or choose catamaran cruising. Other stimulating options include snorkelling, lagoon cycling, river rafting and hot air ballooning.
  • Ayurveda, Spa and Yoga: Rejuvenating therapies and soothing massages are so much authentic in this part of the world. Escape to the serene surroundings of Ulpotha Village to practice yoga for remarkable physical and mental wellness.
  • Experience Buddhism: Explore Buddhist temples and stupas at Anuradhapura, Dowa Cave Temple, Dambegoda, Buduruwagala, Kandy and several other locations in Sri Lanka. Tall Buddha statues are the highlights at many of these places.
  • Others: Join tours to tea and spice gardens and admire facets of nature. Shop for items like lacquer work, wood carvings, traditional masks, filigree jewellery, precious stones, and brass work and so on.

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