Sri Lanka is located southeast of India and is an island country. Most of the people are of Sinhalese ethnicity, while there is a large minority of Tamils too. The legislative capital is Sri Jayewardenepura Kotte. It is a suburb of the commercial capital and largest city, Colombo. There are so many things to enjoy in Sri Lanka that you will be spoilt for choice. When planning a trip you must make a list of the best things to do in Sri Lanka.

The easiest way to travel to Sri Lanka is by flight. The Bandaranaike International Airport is the only international airport of Sri Lanka. However, Koggala Airport and Bentota River Airport also provide passenger service to tourists.   

The best time to visit the west and south coasts and hill country is from December to March, while the best weather on the east coast is from April or May to September. You can also consider visiting Sri Lanka on the celebrations of Hindu and Buddhist new year festival. Tourists enjoy Buddhist festivals with gorgeous dances, decked up elephants held in July and August. Other attractions of this festival are fire-dances, Kandian dances, and whip-dances.

Sri Lanka is a tourist’s delight with its diverse landscapes. There are a rainforest and arid plains as well as highlands and sandy beaches. The ancient Buddhist ruins are of special fascination to the spiritually inclined. Adventure lovers can choose from among trekking, hiking, deep sea fishing, hot air ballooning or whale watching. Sri Lanka has around 24 wildlife sanctuaries protecting countless native species. Yala National Park, Hurulu Forest Reserve, Bundala and the Kanneliya-Dediyagala-Nakiyadeniya are some of the most visited national parks.

Sri Lankan cuisine is a delight to the food connoisseurs. It includes a huge variety and foodies can enjoy a large variety of dishes from among pittu, kiribath, wattalapam, kottu, and hoppers. Surprisingly there are no street food stalls.

Those interested in nightlife will find Sri Lanka hot and happening. There are numerous pubs, bars, clubs, and casinos dotting the key cities like Colombo and Kandy.

When you have so much to choose from you need to really be careful about the itinerary so that you do not repent at having missed out on the best things to do in Sri Lanka.

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Galle Airport Transfers | Flat 26% off | Private Ac Transport Best Seller
Galle Airport Transfers | Flat 26% off | Private Ac Transport

3H

Galle

As you arrive in the colorful colonial city of Galle, Sri Lanka, you will be already mesmerized by the beauty of the country and also ever-smiling with the friendly and cordial nature of the locals. You should not worry about anything, and make sure that your vacation goes as amazing as possible and the smile forever stays.Get away from the hassles of arranging your taxi or bus service, and book this stress-free arrival with a VIP pick-up at Ratmalana Airport. You will travel comfortably between any drop-off location in Galle city in your air-conditioned private vehicle, with pickup perfectly timed to meet your incoming flight.The car options available are:Sedan (Maximum capacity of 3 persons)SUV (Maximum capacity of 6 persons)
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Galle City Tour - Flat 18% off Best Seller
Galle City Tour - Flat 18% off

12H

Galle

About Galle City Tour:- The Galle City Tour is a day-long, guided tour with which you can witness the key attractions of the region.- The tour features handpicked destinations from in and around the Galle city in the Southern Province of Sri Lanka- You will be picked up at 7:00 am from your hotel, then you will head to the ancient Buddhist temple of Kalutara Bodhiya with its impressive dome and rich history. It also includes a visit to a 300-year old Dutch fort and a lighthouse in the old, colonial part of the town - On the tour, you will also halt at Our Lady of Matara Shrine which is a Roman Catholic church dedicated to the Virgin Mary.- You can get to visit Pigeon island and enjoy the view of the hanging bridge.- The tour also includes activities at Polhena beach like swimming and snorkeling in the clean clear waters- The tour also covers a trip to a turtle hatchery in Kosgoda where you can learn about the turtles in the area and their preservation. You will be drop off at 7:00 pm to your hotelAbout Galle City:Galle city is considered to be one of the major cities in Sri Lanka and its history dates back as early as 1400 BC. Today, it is the administrative capital of the Southern Province. Its colonial history and natural settings make it one of the most exciting and diverse places to see in Sri Lanka.Upon their arrival in the 16th century, the Dutch developed Galle extensively and the architecture and cultural influence on the place is still clearly visible. The Galle Fort which was built by the Portuguese and later taken over by the British is a world heritage site and the largest remaining fortress in Asia built by European occupiers.Situated on the southwestern tip of Sri Lanka, the city is home to some of the most spectacular beaches in the country, like the Beruwala Beach. The wildlife in the area is also spectacular and the locals put all efforts into preserving it. The Kosgoda Turtle Hatchery which was started almost 40 years ago is a prime example and is responsible for protecting the turtle eggs till they are ready to hatch underwater. Apart from preservation, wildlife is also a huge tourist attraction with boat rides to the Balapitiya River where you can spot rare birds and baby crocodiles.With the Galle City Tour, you get to experience all this and much, much more!Know Before You Go:Pick up/Drop off point: HotelType of transfer: SharedTour Duration: 12 hoursTour timings: 07:00 AM to 07:00 PM
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Sigiriya Rock Fortress Day Tour, Book @ Flat 23% off Best Seller
Sigiriya Rock Fortress Day Tour, Book @ Flat 23% off

3H

Dambulla

About the Sigiriya Rock Fortress:Embark on a journey of a lifetime at the stunning Sigiriya rock fortress, locally known as the eighth wonder of the world. Tucked away between the charming towns of Dambulla and Habarana and perched on a rocky nearly 400 above the sea level, Lion’s Rock fortress is a mesmerizing sight that will leave you speechless. The main entrance is flanked by symmetrical water gardens and tiny islands. Visit Sri Lanka’s top attraction in one stress-free trip on this half-day tour to Sigiriya Rock Fortress. Travel by comfortable air-conditioned vehicle and gain extra insight into this UNESCO-listed treasures with a guide to provide commentary and reveal the must-sees and history of each site. About the tour:-You will be picked up from your hotel by Tuk-Tuk and drive to Sigiriya. -Enjoy sightseeing at Sigiriya rock fortress. -As the tour concludes, you will be dropped off to your hotel. Timings: 8:00 am - 11:30 am Duration: 3.5 HoursStarting/Ending Point:  Your Hotel from DambullaNote:-Minimum 2 people are required to book this tour. -Maximum 8 people are required to book this tour. 
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INR 3,200

Yala Safari | Day Tour | 21% off and 1000 Cashback Best Seller
Yala Safari | Day Tour | 21% off and 1000 Cashback

12H

Hambantota

Are you nature and wildlife lover then this full-day tour to Sri Lanka's second-largest wildlife park, the Yala National Park must be on the top of your bucket list of activities to do near Galle. The tour will start at around 3:30 am with you getting picked from your hotel and taken to the Park, where you will enjoy morning safari onboard a Jeep. You will get to see the Park's wild animals like elephants, sambar deer, sloth bears, crocodiles, etc. along with amazing picturesque nature throughout the tour.What To ExpectVisiting Yala National ParkThis full-day tour to Yala National Park will leave you with memorable memories of watching a diverse variety of wildlife animals in their natural habitat and capture the best shots of the natural beauty of stunning landscapes of dense forests, meadows, and lagoons. Thrilling private Jeep SafariOnboard a jeep, you will enjoy the thrilling safari of the Park and will get the chance to spot wild animals like leopards, elephants, sambar deer, wild boar, water buffalo, sloth bears, crocodiles, a wide range of birds, and fishes, etc.Hassle-free round-trip transportationJoin the adventurous tour to avail of the great facility of round trip transportation in a comfortable coach from your hotel or accommodation in Galle. This facility diminishes the need to look for means to reach the Park and makes the trip hassle-free.  Wildlife Guide You will learn more about wild animals and their lives from the trained and experienced wildlife guide who will provide you informative commentary on the animals that you will spot during the private safari. Book the tour through us and have a pleasurable experience in the woods. Know Before You GoType of Transfer: Shared/ PrivateMeeting Point: Lobby of your hotel or outside your accommodation in GallePick-up time: 3:30 amDrop Off Time: 3:30 pmDuration: 12 Hours (Approx)Child Age: The prices are the same for all ages above 18 yearsInsider Tips:Not recommended for pregnant women, travelers with back problems or serious health problemsPlease dress appropriately as per the weather conditions and do wear sunscreen, hat, and sunglasses to avoid harsh sun
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Cycling in Colombo - Flat 20% off Best Seller
Cycling in Colombo - Flat 20% off

3H

Colombo

Highlights of the Colombo cycling tour:Cycling in Colombo is an enchanting experience that speaks volumes about the city’s extravagance. The idea behind this arrangement is to ensure that visitors get to witness the city’s best in a unique manner. - While on this cycle ride, one can get a detailed tour of the city and all tourist attractions. - This two-wheeled tour is ‘sightseeing with a difference’ which allows travellers to get up-close with the day to day lives of the people of Colombo as they pedal through the local markets and inside roads. - Everyone gets the opportunity to mingle with the culture and lifestyle of the city people.- The tour begins from Galadari hotel, and this journey takes one through an unimaginable expedition starting from the Fort area.- The journey is followed by a stopover at Viharamahadevi Park and Gangaramaya Temple. - The itinerary of this cycling tour is premeditated to touch all six architectural buildings in the city that includes the Independence Square, Colombo Museum and Town Hall. - The city tour will include a peek into both, the lavish area like the Galle Face and the local markets for personal shopping where members can buy remembrances to take back home. - Tourists get to spend time at the Beira Lake. - A drop back to the Galadari Hotel marks the end of this cycling tour. This activity has two slots 2:30 pm or 6:00pm. You can avail any of them at same cost.Meet Up Information: Meet up time:- 2:30 pm/6:00 pmMeet up Location:- Galadari Hotel, 64 Lotus Rd, ColomboHow to get there:- Closest railway station is the Fort railway station- You can also book a cab or tuk-tuk to get to the meet up pointNOTE:- Minimum 2 persons are required to book this tour.Minimum participation age for the tour is 12 years old.Distance to be covered on cylce: 15 Km
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Colombo City Tour | Flat 33% off | Book For ₹700 Per Adult Best Seller
Colombo City Tour | Flat 33% off | Book For ₹700 Per Adult

4H

Colombo

Visit Colombo, Sri Lanka’s vibrant capital, on this private tour. Traveling between the attractions by air-conditioned vehicle with your chauffeur-guide, make the most of a customizable itinerary, tailoring your sightseeing around your personal preferences. The shopaholics are entertained at the floating markets at Pettah Market to browse through a great collection of local wares and interact with the locals to know more about their culture and lifestyle. After this, the amazing half-day tour in the beautiful city of Colombo comes to and end offering a brilliant mix of sightseeing and other interesting activities. About the tour:-You will be picked up from your hotel in an air-conditioned private vehicle with your chauffeur-guide. -Start your tour and visit the famous sightseeing attractions of Colombo.-As the tour concludes, you will be dropped off at your hotel.Places covered:National MuseumGangarama TemplePetah MarketGalle Face GreenTimings: Morning: 8:30 am - 12:30 pm Afternoon: 2:30 pm - 6:30 pm Time duration: 4 hoursStarting/Ending Point: Your Hotel from ColomboNote:-The entrance fees of the attractions are not included in the package.-Minimum 2 people are required to book this tour.-Maximum 12 people are required to book this tour.
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Colombo Airport to Kandy Transfer, Book @ Flat 22% off Best Seller
Colombo Airport to Kandy Transfer, Book @ Flat 22% off

3H

Kandy

About the destination:Kandy is one of the major cities of Sri Lanka that is a beautiful amalgamation of panoramic landscapes, rich colonial history and architecture, and the modernity of a 21st-century city. The city has a pleasant climate throughout the year and is visited by thousands of tourists from all over the world. They don’t have to worry anymore about expensive multiple transfers and can easily book Colombo airport to Kandy by car.Highlights of Colombo Airport to Kandy Private Transfer:- Plan your travel to the beautiful city of Kandy and leave the last-mile airport transfers to us!- Travel to or from the airport to your hotel without worrying about expensive multiple transfers or public transport with the most reliable and safe travel option, even late at night. - Travel in the comfort of an air-conditioned car with a professional English- speaking driver. - Avoid negotiating for taxi costs by booking this fixed price service with no peak time or late night surcharges.Arrival Transfers:- The driver will meet you outside the arrival hall holding a placard with your booking name. - The driver will wait for you for a maximum of 1 hour from your landing time. In case of delays in the flight or at the airport, please check with the driver about his availability. An additional surcharge will be applicable after the waiting time of 1 hour.- In case you are delayed and the waiting time exceeds 2 hours and you don’t contact the driver, the booking will be canceled.- In case you are unable to use the Colombo airport to Kandy by car service due to unforeseen delays, and you inform within 2 hours of landing.Departure Transfers:- Please be present at the hotel lobby or the specified pick up point at least 10 minutes prior to the pick-up time.- Please inform the local operator in case you are getting delayed. The driver will wait for you for up to 15 minutes from the scheduled time.- No refund will be issued if you are delayed beyond the pick-up time and the booking will be considered as a “no show”.Note:The car options available are:Sedan (Maximum capacity of 3 persons)SUV (Maximum capacity of 6 persons)
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Knuckles Range Trek, Book Now @ Flat 16% off Best Seller
Knuckles Range Trek, Book Now @ Flat 16% off

2D/1N

Kandy

The Knuckles Mountain Range implies to a prominent tourist spot, declared as the National Heritage and Wilderness Area by UNESCO. You can carry out a thrilling trekking activity that lets you trespass through beautiful forests and excellent trekking trails, occupied with different climatic zones.About the Activity:The Overnight Hike Knuckles Riverston package provides you with the scope of going through an overnight hike and witness nature wonders of the amazing knuckles mountain range through the Riverston area. Grab the charming scenes of the highlands around along with the foggy mountain of Riverston, the point from where you can observe the entire view of the surrounding countryside, in addition to Thelgamuwa Valley.The package comes with comfortable hotel pickup & drop off facility on a tuktuk along with letting you grab delicious meals, tea with snacks & bottled water. The tour is also accompanied with the assistance of a professional trekking team and standard equipment & first aid officer with a stretcher.  The package is inclusive of all entrance fees and taxes and provides a memorable DVD with all the photos and videos. You shall also be provided with overnight accommodation at a holiday resort.Timings: The package has the duration of 1 night 2 days, where the tour begins at 5.30 am on the first day and ends at 6.30 pm on the second day.Start/End Location: The package comes with convenient pickup and drop off facility to and from your hotel in Kandy, Dambulla, Sigiriya or Habarana.Note: The minimum number of persons required to book this package is 2.
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INR 4,500

Udawalawe Safari | Includes Lunch | Flat 18% off Best Seller
Udawalawe Safari | Includes Lunch | Flat 18% off

8H

Udawalawe

Get a chance of a day trip to Sri Lanka’s Udawalawe National Park and spend time with elephants. You can see crocodiles, birds, and more, and take an optional side trip to Udawalawe Elephant Orphanage. About the activity:Observe Sri Lanka’s natural wilderness, wildlife and different habitats of animals during this tour and spend some time at Elephant Transit Home. Elephant Transit Home is Asia’s first rehabilitation center for elephants. You will be picked up from your hotel in Udawalawe and arrive at Elephant transit home. The elephants reside here were found abandoned, orphaned, sick or wounded in the jungle and they are kept and treated at this place. You will witness the feeding time and this is the most interesting thing. Stop at the restaurant for lunch and then start safari to Udawalawe. Enjoy a safari to Udawalawe National Park. Udawalawe National Park was created to provide a sanctuary for wild animals and it lies on the boundary of Sri Lanka's wet and dry zones. The park is home to elephants, water buffalo, water Monitor Lizards, Sambar Deer, Monkeys, and the occasional Leopard.Meals:Light Refreshments & Bottled water and Lunch during the ride will be included. Minimum occupancy: 2 PaxMaximum occupancy: 6 PaxStarting time: 10.00 amEndtime: 06.30 pm
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Jet Ski Bentota Beach, Book Now @ Flat 46% off Best Seller
Jet Ski Bentota Beach, Book Now @ Flat 46% off

Bentota

A resort town located in the southern part of Sri Lanka, Bentota is famously known for the Bentota Beach. Pristine waters and lush green landscapes make this a town which cannot be missed visiting. We have an activity for you that will help you make the most of your visit here.About the Activity:Upgrade your activities at the beach with us. Thrillophilia helps you have a jet ski experience in the town of Bentota. Let your adrenaline rush and your surf around water on a jet ski like a free bird. These 15 minutes of your visit to Bentota can never be forgotten.The activity starts with a guide helping you know the basics of the activity and coaching you. Then you will be allowed to wear safety equipment and then you are ready to go on this amazing experience. We assure you an amazing time and a lot of memories.Opening Hours:10:00am-5:00pm, dailyAddress:Malubanna Watersports, 19 Gagabada Rd, Aluthgama, Bentota, Sri Lanka. Please see map for referenceHow To Reach:Autorickshaws are easily available for local commute in BentotaNote:Minimum age to participate in this activity is 5+Children aged 5-12 need to be accompanied by an adult to avail Jet Ski rental services
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INR 2,531

Kandy City Tour - Flat 15% off Best Seller
Kandy City Tour - Flat 15% off

8H

Kandy

About the Kandy Day Tour:- After picked up at 8:00 am from the hotel in Kandy, you will explore the most popular places in Kandy, including Bahirwa Kanda hill which has a massive Buddha statue standing upon it.- Pay a visit to the Royal Botanical Gardens and witness the exquisite collection of orchids.- Set off on an adventurous hike to the Udawattakele Forest Reserve and relish the magnificent vistas on the way.- Embark upon a spiritual Kandy city tour by visiting Tooth Relic temple situated in the royal palace complex. This temple has preserved Buddha’s sacred tooth since time unknown.- Head towards Kandy View Point and capture the most panoramic shots with your loved ones.- Take a break from the Kandy day tour and enjoy the scrumptious meals at a well-known restaurant.- Learn about the local delicacies and drinks of the city at Mawanella spice garden and Girigama Tea factory. At 4:00 pm approx. you will be drop off to your hotel.About The Kandy City:Popular as the cultural capital of Sri Lanka, Kandy City is known for its alluring temples and numerous sightseeing spots. A typical Kandy day tour is a perfect blend of scenic attractions, religious shrines, food joints, and historical monuments. From relaxing in the Royal Botanical Garden to enjoying the city view from the back of Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue, there are a wide array of activities that Kandy city tour offers to its visitors. If you wish to delve into the rich history of Kandy, don’t forget to explore the iconic temple of Tooth Relic which has held a tooth of Buddha since ages. On your visit to this temple, you can also soak in the beauty of its nearby Kandy lake. This lake is the most sought-after spot in the city which lures the visitors with its isolated surroundings. Kandy city also encompasses some really popular restaurant which will leave you gaping in awe of its delicious local cuisines. Some of the popular restaurants in this area include The Kandy Garden Cafe, Foodlands, and Licensed To Grill.
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INR 990

Tea Plantation in Nuwara Eliya | Private Tour | ₹1300 Per Adult Best Seller
Tea Plantation in Nuwara Eliya | Private Tour | ₹1300 Per Adult

2H

Nuwara Eliya

Nuwara Eliya is most famous for tea production in Sri Lanka. Grab a chance to visit Tea Factory where the best tea in the world is produced.About the activity:Enjoy a guided tour of an authentic tea plucking experience with the estate workers. You will be picked up from your hotel and driven to the Pedro tea plantation with the guide. Learn and enjoy tea plucking with estate workers. Take a guided tour of the tea making process in the Tea Factory. After the factory visit, taste a pure cup of Ceylon Tea. Minimum occupancy: 2 PaxMaximum occupancy: 8 PaxStarting time: 08.00 amEndtime: 10.00 am
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Colombo Street Food Walking Tour | Flat 13% off | 400 Cashback Best Seller
Colombo Street Food Walking Tour | Flat 13% off | 400 Cashback

2H

Colombo

Sri Lankan cuisine is unique and tantalizing and this tour offers you to taste this amazing cuisine. Book this Colombo street food walking tour and get to know about Sri Lankan food culture  Explore this amazing city and try different dishes at the best local street shops.  About the activity:Meet with the guide and start your Colombo street food walking tour. The guide is local and can speak English. He will tell you about the dishes and how to make them. Begin your street food walk around the city center and learn about Sri Lankan dishes. Try Koththu, Sri Lankan Egg hoppers, Fruit pickles, Wade and other snacks at the local shop. You will not just get to know about the food, but also about the culture as you will go through the streets of the city.  The guide will tell you the secrets recipes of the dishes. Satisfy your hunger and knowledge while enjoying the King coconut drink with Sri Lankan rice and curry. End your Colombo street food walking tour with delicious Icecream. Tour type:Afternoon tour- 01:00 pmEvening tour- 05:00 pmMeet Up Information:Location: Outside Galadari hotelAddress:64 Lotus Rd, Colombo 00100, Sri LankaHow to reach:You can easily reach here by local cab or tuk-tuk. If you wish to choose the train then, the closest train station is the Fort railway station. Note:Child ticket age is 4-11 to join the Colombo street food walking tourChildren aged 0-3 can not join this tourPlease reach the meetup point 15 minutes prior to your scheduled time
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INR 1,925

Whale Watching in Galle, Sri Lanka | Book at Flat 25% off Best Seller
Whale Watching in Galle, Sri Lanka | Book at Flat 25% off

12H

Galle

About Whale Watching in Galle:- Whale watching in Galle is an exciting tour that lets you experience thrill, relaxation, and amusement on the southern coast of Sri Lanka in a single day- This 12-hour tour starts at 6 am when you will be picked up from your hotel or the specified pick up location and ends at 6 pm when you will be dropped off to your hotel- The major activity on the tour is whale watching in Galle with breakfast on the boat which is a real treat for anyone, followed by a traditional fishing session- A visit to Unawatuna jungle beach for some fun moments and then exploration of Galle fort for a historical experience are also part of the tour- English-speaking driver guide will accompany you throughout the tour for ease of communication- For transfer you can choose between sedan and minivan as per your convenience and the member strengthAbout the Unawatuna Jungle Beach:Whale watching tour at Unawatuna jungle beach is a perfect way to discover the wealth of natural and man-made attractions the region boasts. Located on the southern coast of Sri Lanka, Galle has some picturesque sites like Galle Fort, Unawatuna Jungle Beach, and Hikkaduwa which you will be covering in this package. You will get to enjoy the serene atmosphere of Hikkaduwa early morning, where you will be boarding a private boat for whale watching tour. After spending some exciting moments in the Indian Ocean, watching the mighty whales, enjoying breakfast and indulging in fishing, you will be transported to Jungle Beach. In addition to admiring the golden sands and cluster of tropical trees, the beach is perfect for swimming and sunbathing with shallow waters. The next destination on your schedule is the majestic 16th Century Portuguese fort called Galle Fort. Exploring this fort will add a flavour of history on your otherwise nature exploration trip. You will be accompanied by an English-speaking driver guide who will educate you about the history of the fort.  
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INR 7,040

INR 5,280

Colombo Street Food Tour - Flat 20% off Best Seller
Colombo Street Food Tour - Flat 20% off

2H

Colombo

Highlights of Colombo Street Food Tour:- The Colombo food tour is a unique chance to explore the tantalizing and vibrant history of the delicious food of the country.- An English speaking guide is available to guide you through the process and help you understand the origins and history behind the food you are tasting. - Understand what traditions are followed for preparation of the food, and get a chance to experience the local culture from up close. - You will get to visit various local street vendors as well as restaurants within the city center, and five to six types of Sri Lankan cuisines will be available for you to try.- You will also get to learn about the cultural norms behind Sri Lanka’s most popular dishes. - Enjoy the sight of sizzling delicacies being prepared at the roadside stalls and dine in fine restaurants around the city. Enjoy pickles and King coconut drinks that the city is famous for, and at the end, you get to take some local sweets home, absolutely free of cost.- The Colombo street food tour is the perfect place for a foodie to enjoy a wide variety of local delicacies that will make your mouth water. - The tour will continue for two and a half hours. You will meet your tour guide at the famous Galadari hotel in Colombo and he will take you all around the city in search of finger licking food that will leave you hungrier than ever. In this Colombo street food tour, taste some delicious local food of Sri Lanka like:- Koththu- Sri Lankan Egg hoppers- Fruit pickles- Wade and other snacks- King coconut drink- Sri Lankan rice and curry- Ice creamThis tour has two time slots, your can chose any one of it according to your preferences.1) Afternoon Food Tour - 1:00pm to 3:30 pm2) Evening Food Tour - 5:00pm to 7:30 pmHow To Get There:- The closest railway station is the Fort railway station- Best way to reach to the meet up point is by hiring a local cab or tuk-tuk.Meet Up Location: Outside Galadari hotel, 64 Lotus Rd, Colombo
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INR 2,325

INR 1,860

Colombo Walking Tour with Guide, Book @ Flat 26% off Best Seller
Colombo Walking Tour with Guide, Book @ Flat 26% off

3H

Colombo

Enjoy this city sightseeing tour of Colombo, the bustling capital of Sri Lanka. An informative guide will accompany you throughout the tour and take you to major highlights such as the Colombo Lighthouse, Largest Chandelier in South East Asia, and more. End your tour with some bargain hunting on a shopping excursion.About the tour:-The tour will start at 6:45 am and the assembly point of the tour would be the old Dutch Hospital precinct.-You get a chance to capture the blissful sunrise at the Colombo Lighthouse. -Taste a freshly cut King Coconut or ‘Thambili’ as its locally known and immerse yourself in the sights, sounds and smells of the Pettah Bazzar while you walk down Main Street and see the morning come alive as people set up shop. -Visit Largest Chandelier in South East Asia and view some of the ancient coins of Sri Lanka. Also, visit The Grand Red Mosque which is better known as Jami Ul Alfar Mosque.-As the tour concludes, savor light Sri Lankan Breakfast. Start Point: Entrance to the Dutch Hospital Precinct. Opposite World Trade Centre, Colombo 1Timings: 6.45am, 11:00am, 4:00pm (daily)Time duration: Around 2.5 to 3 hoursMeals:-Light Sri Lankan Breakfast-Lunch or Evening Tea + Pot of Tea + King Coconut while we walk.
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36 Ratings

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INR 2,300

INR 1,700

Udawattekele Forest Reserve Trekking | Book @ Flat 32% off Best Seller
Udawattekele Forest Reserve Trekking | Book @ Flat 32% off

5H

Kandy

Get the most out of your visit to the Udawatte Kele Sanctuary by traveling with a private nature guide. Travel via tuk-tuk through the scenic hill country to the sanctuary, located near Kandy Lake. The sanctuary includes three Buddhist forest monasteries and three cave dwellings for Buddhist monks and also acts as a catchment area for the supply of water to the city of Kandy.  Listen to guided commentary tailored to your interests and enjoy the ability to travel at your own pace.About the tour:-You will be picked up from your hotel in Kandy and transferred to Udawatta Kele sanctuary for bird watching and nature trekking.-As you reach there, you will with your nature guide who will give a brief detail of the trail and the forest reserve. Afterward, your nature trail will begin. -Udawatte Kele sanctuary is a home of birds like yellow fronted barbet, Layard’s Parakeet, Spot bellied eagle owl, Sri Lankan hanging parrot, Green fronted leaf bird and native three-toed Kingfisher. It is a good location for panoramic photographs of Kandy city and butterflies, mammals that come very close to you. -As the tour concludes, you will be dropped off to your hotel. Timings: 6:00 am - 11:00 am Time duration: 5 HoursStarting/Ending Point: Your hotel from KandyNote:-Minimum 2 people are required to book this tour.-Maximum 9 people are required to book this tour. 
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26 Ratings

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26 Ratings

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INR 3,700

INR 2,500

Bbq Dinner in Colombo, Book Now @ Flat 9% off Best Seller
Bbq Dinner in Colombo, Book Now @ Flat 9% off

3H

Colombo

Colombo, the most prominent city in the entire vicinity of Sri Lanka is a hub that delivers the scope of adventurous activities and great tourist delight. The urban population and the diverse cultural composition of Colombo make it widely accepted as the capital of Sri Lanka. Tourists are attracted from the nook and corners of the world to witness the scenic and popular attractions in Colombo which enhances the glory of the country.About the Activity:The BBQ Dinner package in a Colombo Countryside House lets you savour on a BBQ Dinner with Drinks that will be arranged in an outdoor location. The dinner would be served in a countryside house which is surrounded by a lake, river and paddy field and lets you gather a never forgettable experience. Grab the chance to enjoy dinner in such a beautiful location where you can also interact with the locals if you wish. The package provides you with BBQ Dinner, chilled beer, and welcome drinks during the activity. The package also provides the service of an experienced guide and is inclusive of government charges. Also, the package is inclusive of comfortable pick up and drop off facility from the hotel by Tuktuk.Timings: The time duration of the package is 3 hours and starts at 6 pm and continues till 9 pm.Starting/Ending Point:  Hotel from ColomboNote: Minimum 2 persons and a maximum of 15 persons are required to book the tour.
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Surfing in Weligama, Galle | Flat 15% off Best Seller
Surfing in Weligama, Galle | Flat 15% off

4H

Galle

About Surfing in Weligama:- If you want to have an unforgettable experience of surfing in Weligama, head towards Weligama village, which is just 45 Km away from the most sought-after destination of Galle.- Surfing in the sandy beach town of Weligama is an exhilarating activity where beginners, as well as experienced surfers, are guided by professional trainers.- On this surfing trip, you will be provided with all kinds of surfing essentials including safety gear and board to save you from injuries.- From learning the art of paddling to standing on the board and catching the perfect wave, there are plenty of surfing skills that can be learned on this trip with the assistance of English-speaking instructorsAbout Weligama:Being the most sought-after surfing destination in the southern coast of Sri Lanka, Weligama sees a huge influx of beach lovers throughout the year. This place encompasses around 2 Km stretch of sandy beach and is an idyllic destination for people who are yet to catch their first wave. With a plethora of surfing schools in this area, it is quite easy to get an instructor for yourself. Apart from being a surfer’s paradise, Weligama is also popular for its classy restaurants like Hangten Rooftop and Nomad Srilanka which serve you with the most lip-smacking delicacies. If you get some time off from surfing in Weligama, don’t forget to explore the nearby tourist delights such as Mirissa town, Taprobana and Udawalawe National Park. For all the history buffs, Kushta Raja Gala is an ideal historical landmark where one can find several statues, monuments, and interesting artifacts.Location: In front of Hangtime Hostel, Weligama By Pass Road, WeligamaHow to Get There:- You can rent a car from the taxi stand in Galle to reach at the location.Note: - This activity is available in 2 variants1) Weligama Surf Lessons2) Weligama Surf Lessons with Transfers (Upto 3 people)
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Colombo Airport to Anuradhapura Transfers, Private I 500 Cashback Best Seller
Colombo Airport to Anuradhapura Transfers, Private I 500 Cashback

5H

Anuradhapura

About Private Colombo Airport to Anuradhapura Transfers:You no longer have to undergo the hassles of transportation now when in Colombo. We have come up with the one-stop solution through which you can enjoy convenient and relaxing journey through the Private Colombo Airport to Anuradhapura Transfers package. The Private Colombo Airport to Anuradhapura Transfers transport you directly to Anuradhapura from Bandaranaike International Airport. This private transfer service ensures to provide you with the convenience of transportation that you can avail with your group and loved ones. You shall be able to undergo the comfort of choosing any convenient pick-up point according to your desire which is located in Colombo. You can enjoy super ease of journey that brings you directly to your destination in Anuradhapura. You shall be able to avail the facility of booking the package with the desired vehicle type which fits your group size or your desire. We are on a constant vigil of providing the most pleasant journey possible and allow you to sit back and relax. Besides, you shall be assisted with the support of a professional and friendly driver who would navigate the busy roads of Anuradhapura. You can choose in between two variants that are available with the package- Mini Van and Sedan Car.Aiport Arrival Transfers:For airport pickups, the driver will be waiting outside the arrival hall holding a placard with your booking name on itFor airport pickups, the date selected at the checkout page should be your flight arrival date (e.g. if your flight arrives at 11:45 pm on 1 May, please select 1 May)The driver will wait for up to 1 hour from your flight landing time. If you are delayed longer than 1 hour after landing, please email or message the operator to check if the driver is still available. The contact details of the operator will be provided on the voucher that will be sent to you when your booking is confirmed. An additional surcharge of LKR1,800 (USD10) per hour will apply for waiting time exceeding 1 hour.If the waiting time exceeds 2 hours and you cannot be contacted, it will be considered a ‘no show’. The driver will leave and no refund will be issued.If you are unable to redeem the service due to delays caused by unforeseen circumstances and you were able to contact the operator within 2 hours of landing, a full refund will be issued.Airport Departure Transfers:For departure transfers, please be at the hotel lobby or the specified pick up point 10 minutes prior to your scheduled pick-up timeFor departure transfers, the driver will wait for up to 15 minutes from the scheduled pick up time.If you are still out of contact after the waiting time, it will be considered a 'no show'. The driver will leave and no refund will be issuedNote:The driver has the right to refuse service if the number of the passenger is more than the capacity of the vehicle.No child seats will be provided. Infants must be seated on the lap of an adult.No additional stops or detours will be permitted during the service. You will be dropped off directly to your hotel after being picked up from airport.
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Yala Camping Tour, Book Now @ Flat 14% off Best Seller
Yala Camping Tour, Book Now @ Flat 14% off

2D/1N

Colombo

Yala, in Sri Lanka, constitutes of a peaceful village settlement and strong artistic composition. Come to Yala to witness the countryside attractions and understand the rituals, beliefs and cultural elements of the local citizens of southern Sri Lanka. Don't miss the opportunity of experiencing padding across the narrow lanes passing through paddy fields.About the Activity:With the overnight camping tour in Yala, you get to experience the eye-pleasing composition of wildlife. The scenic beauty consisting of the lakes, brackish lagoons and jungles along with the most distinguished population of leopards in the world is worth to be explored.With the package, you are entitled to gather comfortable accommodation in the campsite. You shall also be able to grab delicious three-course meals with drinks to enhance your experience. You shall be assisted with the service of qualified naturalist/game ranger who would support you throughout the trip. The package is inclusive of all park entry fees and free transportation to your next destination.Starting/Ending Point:  The package provides a comfortable pick-up and drop-off facility to and from your hotel in Colombo/ Negombo/ Galle/ Nuwara Eliya/ Ella/ Mirissa.Note: Minimum 2 persons are required to book this package.
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It was amazing tour of Srilanka.Everything arranged was on time and was proper from food to stay to transfers. I will surely recommend to everyone.
Amazing, all the spots were beautiful, the boat is nice. Snorkeling was great too. Overall it was an amazing tour.
I use to book with this trustworthy company ( Thrillophilia ) for my short tours but this was my first booking for the long tour ( International package ) I knew about the company policy and service which is why I'm comfortable...The agent helps me with many options packages which I choose with this one...The representative already waited for us at the airport before the time gave...The picked-up transport was good, spacious and comfortable, the hotel they provided was very good, We start the trip as per itinerary which is well planned and we follow according to it, the entire places we visited was lovely, the place has its amazing scenic beauty for sure will give you a good photograph... it was hard to describe each place in details as words were less to describe the beauty of it...A nice tour guide who was detailed about each place...Now I'm ready for the next tour...
Amazing holiday package by Thrillophilia, My family and I had a great experience and we really enjoyed a lot the whole trip, the arrangement was totally excellent, the hotels were very comfortable and the transport too, the meals there was truly delicious especially seafood. To be honest from the beginning till the end we didn't face any difficulty at all...and one thing we really like about was the service we get from this company when we had any questions we just called the support number and the agent instantly took actions on it, the places in Sri Lanka was truly paradise, the scenic beauty of the place worth recommending lots of pictures we took, We were very glad that we didn't miss anything on this tour...The most fun which my kids like it so much was the visit to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage which they had a great time feeding and bathing the innocent creatures. the Sacred Tooth Relic is well-maintained and the art was just lovely... At Bentota, we enjoyed the sightseeing of the place, beach, and many watersport activities...and lots more...the place really amazed us with its beauty... we learn a lot about the place and its culture...Worthwhile tour
Using Thrillophilia for the first time and the team plans our best vacation for 7-days in Sri Lanka that's without any hassle, and it turns out to be a fantastic experience from the beginning to the end...We got picked up from the airport on-time by the professional driver, the team who helps out us the entire trip was responsive, and communicative throughout the trip...The hotel we stayed it was well-maintained with amazing hospitalities and services along they served us with delicious breakfast every morning...The sightseeing-spots we covered were all the major highlights of the place our highlights of the trips were the visit to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, and thrilling and fun at Bentota beach, and as well amazing city tour ( Colombo )...I will definitely be checking in with you when we are getting ready to go on our next-international trip to a new-destination
The environment and surroundings of the places are awesome and worth visiting. We loved the whole itinerary and its execution and the team was also friendly enough.
This was the first time I had booked our holiday from an online vendor and I am extremely satisfied with the services of Thrillophilia. It was truly a great deal to crack at the time when everything was pricy.
I booked a tour to Sri Lanka from Hyderabad, I went with my colleagues, it was a fun tour with full pleasure and joy. We visited various ancient architectural places. We were very enchanted by the facilities provided to us by the team, the tour made was very comfortable and satisfying. It was one of a best decision to select Thrillophilia as our tour planner.
This summer I planned a tour to Sri Lanka, but I got puzzled due to the subsequent procedures. So then I was advised by my friend about Thrillophilia and it was a blessing as everything was well organised and quite easy. It was fun knowing about the mythological culture of our neighboring country. I am grateful to the team for such a wonderful experience and quality services provided. Cheers to Thrillophilia.
I booked a tour to Sri Lanka from Jaipur, which was an excellent experience.The tour comprised of various sightseeing places and happening activities. The country has places enriched with bio-diversity. It was convenient booking with Thrillophilia, as it was pre-planned.Thanks Thrillophilia.

People Also Ask About Sri Lanka Things To Do

  1. What are the best things to do in Sri Lanka?

    From visiting points of interests, landmarks, historical ruins to geological formations, tourists can have a very interesting time in Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka is not only a nature lover’s paradise if you are an adventure lover you will love Sri Lanka. Romantic honeymoons, relaxing massages, cruises, fishing, diving and bike riding can all be a part of your itinerary. You can choose activities like-

    • Blue Whale Watching
    • Sailing
    • Luxury Camp Safari
    • Mountain Bike ride
    • Elephant Safari
    • Dive course
    • Boat tours

          Or visit places like –

    • Parks
    • Landmarks
    • Water parks
    • Shopping
    • Museums
  2. What are the best adventure activities to do in Sri Lanka?

    Adrenaline junkies can have a lot of thrilling experiences in Sri Lanka even though it isn’t the first country that you think of when you want to plan an adventure holiday. There are a lot of things that you can do to satiate your spirit of adventure. You can choose from among:

    • Seaplane tour
    • Hot Air Balloon Ride
    • Safaris
    • Elephant Back Safari
    • Cycling
    • Mountain biking
    • Camping
    • Rock Climbing
    • Hiking
    • Trekking
    • Canyoning
  3. Which are the best water sports activities to do in Sri Lanka?

    Sri Lanka being an island offers the best kind of water sports. Get vendors to train you in surfing or enjoy the challenges of fishing in a lagoon. The most wonderful experiences can be gained in Sri Lanka by those who love adventures, especially in the water. The place has beautiful views to offer. You can be spoilt for choice among several water sports activities in Srilanka. Get going and choose from amongst:

    • White Water Rafting
    • Surfing
    • Diving
    • Lagoon Fishing
    • Amusement and water Rides
    • Kayaking
    • Canoeing
    • Waterskiing
    • Jet skiing
    • Scuba diving
    • Snorkelling
  4. Which are the best beaches for sailing in Sri Lanka? What are its charges?

    Beach bums can have a whale of a time in Sri Lanka which has the privilege of being surrounded on all sides by the Indian Ocean. Just a reminder here that this ‘Pearl of the Ocean’ is an island. It has plenty of beautiful beaches for you to retreat to. Adventure enthusiasts can enjoy Scuba diving while the party-minded can make themselves at home on dance floors. Sandy shores, beautiful views, glamorous sunsets and sumptuous seafood are guaranteed at all the beaches. You can enjoy all this at anything ranging between Rs 3500/- to Rs. 10000/- ordinarily and if you want to spend time in luxury you can spend between Rs.25000/- to Rs. 35000/-. Here is a list for you to peruse:

    • Hikkaduwa Beach
    • Unawatuna Beach
    • Nilaveli Beach
    • Passekudah Bay and Kalkudah Beach
    • Arugam Bay Beach
    • Negombo Beach
    • Kalpitiya Beach
    • Tangalle Beach
    • Bentota Beach
  5. Where can I enjoy whale watching in Sri Lanka? How much will it cost?

    While you can go for whale watching from Dondra Point and Trincomalee, Mirissa is the best place to start your whale and dolphin watching tour in Sri Lanka. This is one of the most exciting water activities you can do in Sri Lanka during your holiday.
    In the warm waters of the Indian Ocean, you can see Blue whales, Bryde´s whales, Sperm whales, Fin whales and Killer whales also once in a while. An added attraction is the sighting of Common dolphins, Bottlenose dolphins, Spinner dolphins, Risso's dolphins and striped dolphins. The mischievous yet friendly, ever smiling dolphins will entertain you while the humpback and the blue whales, will just glide past you. The coast guards ensure that this activity in no way harms these grand sea creatures and you can get just close enough to photograph them. Whatever it may be, don’t forget to gather this experience.

  6. Which are the best locations for scuba diving in Sri Lanka?

    Sri Lanka with its warm ocean currents is an amazing dive destination. The landscape is just as varied and vibrant both above and underwater. An incredible variety of marine creatures abound in the waters of Sri Lanka. Expect to see a variety of colorful reef fish, which include sweet lips, batfish, and more.Covered in marine life, soft corals and schools of fish, great wreck dives are available as well as waiting to be discovered in Sri Lanka. These ships were sunk mostly during the second world war and create a mysterious atmosphere that makes you reminisce of the past events.The diving spot has to be decided according to your time of visit because of the varying monsoon season. The best locations for diving are:

    • Barracuda Reef
    • Cargo Wreck
    • Taprobane Reefs
    • Goda Gala Diyamba
    • Panadura Wreck
    • Boiler Wrecks
    • British Sergeant
    • HMS Hermes
  7. Which are some famous campsites in Sri Lanka?

    Sri Lanka offers the best experience in camping. You have the opportunity to go for rainforest camping and revel in the sound of the water as you camp close to the fall.  You can couple your camping expedition with other water activities and have the same concept in an equally thrilling experience of a jungle safari too. You can enjoy camping in Srilanka

    ·         Yala National Park
    ·         Udawalawe National Park
    ·         Wilpattu National Park
    ·         Minneriya & Kaudulla National Parks
    ·         The Knuckles Mountain Range
    ·         Mahiyanganaya Sorabora Lake
    ·         Sinharja Rainforest
    ·         Turtle Observation Camp
    ·         Vaddha Village
    ·         Wahawa Hot Spring Village
    ·         Rainforest Camping in Kitugala Forest Reserve
  8. Which are the best places to visit for a spiritual experience in Sri Lanka?

    Buddhism is the main religion followed by the people of Sri Lanka but people following Hinduism, Christianity, and Islam also live here. Therefore one can choose from among Temples, Viharas, Mosques, and Churches for spiritual experience or visit all of them. The historical backgrounds of some of these places of interest can be mesmerising. You can visit any of the following:

    • Selva Sannidhi Temple of Sri Murugan
    • Dawatagaha Mosque
    • Dambulla Cave Temples
    • Sirigiya Sacred Peak
    • Ritagala Kanda
    • Polonnaruwa Buddhist Temple
    • Tirukoneswaram Sacred Hill of the Three Temples
    • Verugal Muruga Temple
    • Anne’s Shrine at Talawiya
    • Mihintale Buddha
    • Peak of ‘Sri Pada’ or the ‘Holy Foot’ which is also known as  Adam’s Peak
    • Jaya Sri Mahabodhi Tree
    • Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic
  9. Which are the best sites for surfing in Sri Lanka?

    Although Sri Lanka does not provide the best barrels or high waves its warm waters are perfect for solo surfing. Even if you have never had an experience of surfing earlier the vendors will assist you well enough to take chances. So never hesitate to enjoy the surfing activity. You can avail of this opportunity at any of the following:

     

    • Weligama Beach Break
    • Lazy Lefts and Lazy Rights
    • Gurubebila Coconut Point
    • Kabalana
    • Rams
    • Hikkaduwa Reef
    • Mirissa Beach Break
  10. Which are the best locations for deep sea fishing in Sri Lanka?

    Fishing activities in an island will always be a popular activity. There is plenty to choose from In Sri Lanka. The Indian Ocean surrounding Sri Lanka is rich with Tuna, Red and White Snappers, Jack Fish, Barracuda, and the stunning Wahoo. All of this makes deep sea fishing here a fantastic experience. The places to go for deep sea fishing are:

    • Bentota
    • Madu Ganga
    • Unawatuna
    • Hikkaduwa
    • Galle
    • Weligama
    • Ahangama
    • Koggala
    • Ahungalla
  11. Which are the best destinations for a wildlife safari in Sri Lanka?

    Sri Lanka is a popular destination for wildlife safaris with its vast array of untouched habitats. It is home to the most thrilling and interesting big game wildlife tours of the world which take place within the country's national parks some of which are recognised as Heritage Sites of the world. Visit the following for a great time:

    • Minneriya National Park
    • Udawalawe National Park
    • Yala
    • Wilpattu
  12. Where can I try sea kayaking in Sri Lanka? How much will it cost me?

    Sri Lanka is a popular place for sea kayaking. A kayak has a canoe-like appearance and is moved with the use of a paddle in rotation. Again this one is for the adventure lovers but everyone should get this experience. The best places for sea kayaking experiences are:

    • Weligama
    • Hikkaduwa
    • Aluthgama
    • Negombo
    • Mirissa
    • Bentota
  13. Which are the best locations for hiking in Sri Lanka?

    Tourists who are interested in taking a close look at the place could definitely choose to go hiking. It is the best way to get the feel of a place. There are several opportunities for hiking in Sri Lanka. Various operators can be contacted to help you out with hiking activities. Go on a conducted one for the best experience.Take a hiking tour to:

    • Kayts Causeway Jaffna
    • Nature Trail Ella
    • Kirigalpoththa Hike Ohiya
    • Horton Plains Kalupahana Trail Ohiya
    • Thotupola Kanda Nature Trail
    • Nuwara Eliya
    • Matale
  14. Where can I get to do rock climbing in Sri Lanka?

    Rock climbing is a test of endurance, strength, and balance. If you are a combination of all these then give it a try. You can go for bouldering, solo climbing, rope climbing according to your ability and choice. Here too vendors will help you out with the right ideas. Most climbing activities take place in:

     

    • The Knuckles Mountain Range.
    • The Ella Adventure Park
    • Habarana
    • Sigiriya
    • Polonnaruwa
    • Babarkanda
    • Horton Plains
  15. Which are the most amazing places for snorkelling in Sri Lanka?

    Sri Lanka or the ‘pearl in the Indian Ocean', offers world-class Snorkelling tours.  Fascinating ship wrecks, a multitude of tropical fish and magnificently colourful coral reefs make Sri Lanka a paradise for snorkelers. Check out with tour operators on this. They are the best people to guide you and there are many vendors operating such activities. Here is a list of places for you to check out:

     

    • Hikkaduwa
    • Kalpitiya
    • Kirinda
    • Weligama
    • Trincomalee
  16. Where can I enjoy hot air balloon rides in Sri Lanka?

    The adventure takes on a whole new meaning when multi-colored hot-air balloons drift silently above the forest. Imagine yourself on one of them enjoying a bird’s eye view of the terrain below. The take off in itself is an adventure and can be heart stopping but after that, you can just relax and enjoy the beauty of nature. Hot air ballooning is best from October to April because of weather conditions. You need to contact vendors who will arrange this adventure for you. You will find people to help in Dambulla.

  17. Which are the famous places to do white water rafting in Sri Lanka?

    Anyone above the age of 10 years is welcome to experience the thrills of White Water Rafting in the picturesque Kelani River. The trip covers five major rapids and four minor rapids. A comprehensive safety briefing will be given before you are fitted with safety gear and put on modern rafts. The operators take care of all the essentials. The distance covered is around five kilometres. The enchanting view of the river and its surrounding will make this a memorable experience. Kitulagala is the place to visit to find operators conducting white water rafting.

  18. Where can I enjoy kite-surfing in Sri Lanka?

    Kalpitiya is the place to go for kite surfing. The islets, reef, and sandbanks on the North of the peninsula, between the Ocean and the lagoon, provide a perfect place for kite trips. Even if you are inexperienced, this is one experience you ought not to miss out on. Most vendors organize kite trips on a weekly basis but are flexible to cater to needs of the tourist. Just go for it to make your trip to Sri Lanka memorable. You can also try the following places:

    • Weligama
    • Tangalle
    • Arugam Bay
    • Pottuvil
    • Dodanduwa
    • Gaul
    • Unawatuna
    • Matara
    • Ahangama
  19. Which are the best places for amazing cruising experiences in Sri Lanka?

    There are various operators who will provide amazing cruises for tourists to enjoy. Ports in this island are located in Colombo, Galle, Trincomalee, and Hambantota. Sri Lanka provides the perfect atmosphere for sailing all year round with its good winds, sunny weather, and beautiful landscapes. From October until May go to Mirissa and Beruwela and from June until September the places to go to are Trincomalee and Passikudah as the best spots for sailing. Take your pick of coastal cruises, sailing boat rental, and private sailboat charters. Places to choose from are:

    • Passikudah
    • Gaul
    • Trincomalee
    • Weligama – Merissa
    • Mannar – Jaffna
    • Kalpitiya
  20. Which are the best sites for birding in Sri Lanka?

    The Avifauna of Sri Lanka is varied. Among the 430 species of birds found in Sri Lanka 233 are resident and 198 species are migrants to the country. Seabirds like Shearwaters, Petrels, and Storm-Petrels migrate to Sri Lankan waters. Many of these migrants regularly visit the country. The rest are occasional visitors. Between October to late April or early May is the best for visiting birders. There are many good birding sites like:

    • Sinharaja World Heritage Wilderness area
    • Bundala Ramsar site
    • Yala and Uda Walawe National Parks
    • Horton Plains
  21. Which are the best caves to explore in Sri Lanka? Is it safe to go there?

    Speleology is not only captivating but also rather an unusual experience not to be missed while in Sri Lanka. There are many caves from the Ritigala Mountains in the north to the central hills and the southern hillocks of the South. They abound with stalactites and stalagmites, sometimes as tall as a child. These caves are often home to a great variety of nocturnal creatures and may not always be safe. The most famous caves are in

    • Batatotalena at Sudugala
    • Belilena in Kithulgala
    • Wavulpone
    • Kuruwita
    • Dambulla
  22. Where can I find casinos to visit and have fun in Sri Lanka?

    There are plenty of places in Sri Lanka where you can take a break from sightseeing and Casinos top this list. Enjoy a break from roaming or keep this for the night. Some of the top rated Casinos are:

    • Bally’s Colombo
    • Bellagio Entertainment
    • Casino Marina
    • Ritz club
    • Stardust Casino
  23. Which are the best routes for mountain biking in Sri Lanka?

    For the adventure lover, mountain biking is a must do in Sri Lanka. Get a good bike and enjoy your adventure. The trails cover these areas amongst many others:

    • Anuradhapura – Mihintale
    • Mihintale – Aukana – Dambulla
    • Sigiriya – Pidurangula National Park
    • Mimura – Lakhegala – Mimura
    • Mimura – Kandy
    • Kandy – Nuwara Eliya
    • Nuwara Eliya – Adam’s Peak
  24. Where can I get an airplane ride for city sightseeing in Sri Lanka? How much will it cost?

    Imagine yourself flying around the country visiting its cities. Air Taxi Services are available in plenty and offer a quick and breathtaking journey across the island to most of the popular destinations in Sri Lanka. There are several vendors operating from

    • Kandy (Polgolla Reservoir)
    • Sigiriya (Domestic Airport)
    • Colombo (International Airport)
    • Waters Edge, Kotte (Colombo City – Water Aerodrome)
  25. Which are the best destinations for village safaris in Sri Lanka?

    Another kind of adventure you can enjoy in Sri Lanka is going on village safaris and taking a ride on a bullock cart. The bullock cart supposedly is the first vehicle to be used in Sri Lanka. You can go back in history with these village safaris. You can choose from:

    • Hiriwadunne village in Habarana
    • Sigiriya
  26. Where I get rejuvenated with a spa and massage in Sri Lanka?

    What a wonderful experience it would be to just let your hair down and go for a massage and spa after a tiring day. There are plenty of spa and massage centres in Sri Lanka to rejuvenate you after your tour. You will find innumerable centres in

    • Kaduwela
    • Thalawathugoda
    • Bambalapitiya
    • Dehiwala
    • Ethul Kotte
  27. Where are the best sites for blue whale watching in Sri Lanka? How much would the trip cost me?

    Blue whale watching is one of the best experiences that one can have in Sri Lanka. It is organised by several vendors and the best site is Mirissa. This is the best place to go watching blue whales and can cost you around 6000 Sri Lankan rupees for a safari.

  28. What are the most romantic things to do on a honeymoon in Sri Lanka?

    If you have chosen Sri Lanka as your honeymoon destination you will find places and activities that will sweep you off your feet. The best time, of course, is from November to April. You can choose from among:

     

    • Bentota – Where Bentota Ganga meets the sea
    • Mirissa – For the secluded getaway
    • Tangalle for a luxurious honeymoon
    • Trincomalee for a romantic beach honeymoon
    • Ella, Bandarawela to honeymoon in tea plantations
    • Nuwara Eliya the hill station
    • Yala National Park to check out the leopards
    • Habarana for a romantic hot air balloon ride
    • Sinharaja Forest Reserve to experience rich bio diversity
    • Central Highlands: Horton Plains and World’s End to romance on the lap of nature
    • Kandy for a visit to the temple of the tooth.
    • Anuradhapura where you go back in time