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Colombo

Colombo Sri Lanka  
Colombo is the largest city and former capital of Sri Lanka.
It is located on the west coast of the island.
   
 

Beruwala

Beruwala Sri Lanka  
Beruwala is a lovely fishing town about 60 KM from the Capital City Colombo.
   

Bentota

Bentota Sri Lanka  
Bentota Sri Lanka - Facing the Indian Ocean, a tropical lagoon and a major river Bentota offers water sports possibilities nowhere else to be found.

Hikkaduwa

Hikkaduwa Sri Lanka  
Hikkaduwa is a small town on the south coast of Sri Lanka. It is located in the Southern Province, about 17 km north-west of Galle. Hikkaduwa is famous for its beach, surfing, corals and night life.

Galle

Galle Sri Lanka  

Galle is the best example of a fortified city built by Europeans in south and southeast Asia, showing the interaction between European architectural stylessouth Asian traditions

Unawatuna

Unawatuna Sri Lanka  

Off the coast of Unawatuna, beneath the Indian Ocean lies a number of coral reefs, shipwrecks,and a great variety of fish and turtles.

Matara

Matara Sri Lanka  
Matara historically belongs to the area called Ruhuna, one of the three kingdoms in Sri Lanka.
   
 

Hambantota

Hambantota Sri Lanka  
Hambantota is famous for its salt flats and intensely hot arid zone climate. With sweeping sandy beaches on the side, it is a convenient base for exploring the nearby Bundala National Park.

Bundala National Park

Bundala National Park Sri Lanka  
Bundala National Park is an internationally important wintering ground for migratory waterbirds in Sri Lanka. Bundala harbors 197 species of Birds, the highlight being the Greater Flamingo, which migrate in large flocks.
 

Arugambay

Arugambay Sri Lanka  
Arugam Bay is a bay situated on the Indian Ocean in the dry zone of Sri Lanka's southeast coast.The bay is located 320 km due east of Colombo

Pasikudah & Kalkudah

Pasikudah & Kalkudah Sri Lanka  
Pasikudah is a coastal resort town located about 35 kilometers northwest of Batticaloa, Sri Lanka. It used to be a popular tourist destination.In recent time, Kalkudah receives plenty of visitors to Pasikudah beach.
 

Trincomalee

Trincomalee Sri Lanka  
The Bay of Trincomalee's harbour is renowned for its large size and security; unlike every other in the Indian Sea, it is accessible to all types of craft in all weathers. The beaches are used for surfing, scuba diving, fishing and whale watching.

Nilawali

Nilawali Sri Lanka  
Located on the East Coast of Sri Lanka, known the world over for its beautiful soft white sand beaches which slope gently into clear shallow seas
 

Jaffna

Jaffna Sri Lanka  
Jaffna is the capital city of the Northern Province, Sri Lanka.

Mannar

Mannar Sri Lanka  
Mannar Island is also notably one of the few places in Sri Lanka where Boabab trees thrive. The Boabab tree, native to Africa, was bought by Arab sailors to feed camels which they stationed in the area. Although camels are not found in today, few boabab trees still thrive on the hot sandy Mannar region.

Kalpitiya

Kalpitiya Sri Lanka  
Kalpitiya has an old Dutch Fort (1667), built on an older Catholic shrine. It guarded the strategic entrance to the large lagoon.

Puttalam

Puttalam Sri Lanka  
The Puttalam Lagoon is a large 327 km2 (126 sq mi) lagoon in the Puttalam District, western Sri Lanka.The lagoon is surrounded by a region containing coconuts, open forests, grasslands and shrublands. The land is used for prawn fishing, salt production, and rice cultivation. The lagoon has extensive mangroves, seagrasses and some salt marshes, attracting a wide variety of anatidae.
 

Negombo

Negombo Sri Lanka  
Negombo is an ideal place for those who want quick access to and from the country's international airport. The 100 km long canal network running through the town is still used, and outrigger canoes and modern water-craft ply this route daily, for trade and tourist purposes

Willpattu National Park

Willpattu National Park Sri Lanka  
Wilpattu National Park (Willu-pattu; Land of Lakes) is a park located on the island of Sri Lanka. The unique feature of this park is the existence of "Willus" (Natural lakes) - Natural, sand-rimmed water basins or depressions that fill with rainwater. Located in the Northwest coast lowland dry zone of Sri Lanka.
 

Anuradapura

Anuradapura Sri Lanka  
Anuradhapura, is one of the ancient capitals of Sri Lanka, famous for its well-preserved ruins of ancient Lankan civilization. The city, now a UNESCO World Heritage Site, lies 205 km north of the current capital Colombo in Sri Lanka's North Central Province, on the banks of the historic Malvathu Oya.

Minneriya

Minneriya Sri Lanka  
Minneriya is a small town in Sri Lanka, and is famous for two things , for the great Minneriya lake build by King Mahasen and for the Minneriya National Park which is a hot spot for safari lovers because of the abandons of Elephants.
 

Sigiriya

Sigiriya Sri Lanka  
Sigiriya (Lion's rock), is an ancient rock fortress and palace ruin situated in the central Matale District of Sri Lanka, surrounded by the remains of an extensive network of gardens, reservoirs, and other structures. A popular tourist destination, Sigiriya is also renowned for its ancient paintings (frescos), which are reminiscent of the Ajanta Caves of India.

Dambulla

Dambulla Sri Lanka  
The city of Dambulla is situated in the Matale District in the Central Province of Sri Lanka, situated 148 km north-east of Colombo and 72 km north of Kandy.
 

Polannaruwa

Polannaruwa Sri Lanka  
The second most ancient of Sri Lanka's kingdoms, was first declared the capital city by King Vijayabahu I, who defeated the Chola invaders in 1070 AD to reunite the country once more under a local leader.

Knuckles Range

Knuckles Range Sri Lanka  
The Knuckles Mountain Range lies in central Sri Lanka, north-east of the city of Kandy. The range takes its name from a series of recumbent folds and peaks in the west of the massif which resemble the knuckles of clenched fist when viewed from certain locations in the Kandy District.
 

Pinnawela

Pinnawela Sri Lanka  
Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage is an orphanage and breeding ground for wild elephants which is situated northwest of the town of Kegalle, Sri Lanka. It was established in 1975 by the Department of Wildlife Conservation on a 25-acre (10 ha) coconut plantation on the Maha Oya river.

Kandy

Kandy Sri Lanka  
Kandy pronounced is a city in the center of Sri Lanka. It was the last capital of the ancient kings' era of Sri Lanka. The city lies in the midst of hills in the Kandy plateau, which crosses an area of tropical plantations, mainly tea.Kandy is one of the most scenic cities in Sri Lanka; it is both an administrative and religious city.

Nuwera Eliya

Nuwera Eliya Sri Lanka  
Nuwara Eliya, meaning "city on the plain (table land)" or "city of light", is a town in the central highlands of Sri Lanka with a picturesque landscape and temperate climate. It is located at an altitude of 1,868 m (6,128 ft) and is considered to be the most important location for Tea production in Sri Lanka.

Kitulgala

Kitulgala Sri Lanka  
Kitulgala is a small town in the west of Sri Lanka. It is in the wet zone rain forest, which gets two monsoons each year, and is one of the wettest places in the country. Nevertheless, it comes alive in the first three months of the year, especially in February, the driest month.
 

Ella

EllaSri Lanka
Ella is blessed with some of the most beautiful views, you could find in Sri Lanka. Only 8 km from Bandarawela, this small town is used as a base for plenty of trekking expeditions to the surrounding countryside.

Adamspeak

Adamspeak Sri Lanka  
Adam's Peak is a 2,243 metres (7,359 ft) tall conical mountain located in central Sri Lanka. It is well-known for the Sri Pada "sacred footprint", a 1.8 metres (5 ft 11 in) rock formation near the summit, in Buddhist tradition held to be the footprint of the Buddha, in Hindu tradition that of Shiva and in Muslim and Christian tradition that of Adam.

Udawalawe

Colombo Sri Lanka  
Udawalawe National Park lies on the boundary of Sabaragamuwa and Uva Provinces, in Sri Lanka. The national park was created to provide a sanctuary for wild animals displaced by the construction of the Udawalawe reservoir on the Walawe River, as well as to protect the catchment of the reservoir.

Yala National Park

Colombo Sri Lanka  
Yala National Park is the most visited and second largest national park in Sri Lanka. Actually it consists of five blocks, two of which are now open to the public; and also adjoining parks. The blocks have individual names also, like Ruhuna National Park for the (best known) block 1 and Kumana National Park or 'Yala East' for the adjoining area. It is situated in the southeast region of the country, and lies in Southern Province and Uva Province.

Rathnapura

Colombo Sri Lanka  
Ratnapura is the name of the provincial capital of Sabaragamuwa Province of Sri Lanka and the Ratnapura District in which the town is situated. Some say the modern name is derived from the Portuguese name Rapadura for jaggery, the palm candy produced traditionally in this region, but the more common explanation in Sri Lanka is that it comes from the Sinhala "ratna" meaning gems and "pura" meaning city.

Sinharaja Forest

Colombo Sri Lanka
Sinharaja Forest Reserve is a national park and a biodiversity hotspot in Sri Lanka. It is of international significance and has been designated a Biosphere Reserve and World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
 
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