This seven-hour trip takes passengers through remote villages, past waterfalls and lush green hills, and through the tea plantations for which the country is perhaps best known. Originally built by the British in the late 1800s, Sri Lanka’s rail system was originally used to transport tea and coffee for export.
Marine mammals are found in Sri Lankan waters throughout the year off all maritime provinces, but sightings cannot always be assured. For this reason, commercial whale and dolphin watching is a seasonal activity whose timing at different locations round the island is influenced by weather patterns, sea conditions and, to
Birds lower classifications Articles with content for the bird lovers. BLACK-HEADED ORIOLE aka Black Hooded Oriole a common breeding resident, usually seen around here, usually seen in pairs a common visitor to home gardens generally feeds on fruits, has a very musical call that alerts to its presence SHIKRA (Juv)
Kalametiya Bird Sanctuary : Sri Lanka is one of the most sought out tourist destination in the Asian subcontinent mainly for its diverse climates throughout the year. One could choose to be somewhere during the 12 months since every square meter of the Island affords some sort of intrigue for
Go on a couch safari: With the recent sharp decline in tourism arrivals due to the global pandemic and flight restrictions, Sri Lanka Tourism has initiated a novel approach to promote the island through a concept branded as “Go on a Couch Safari” covering wildlife streams from our most popular
Sri Lankan Adventures To Last A Lifetime By Mohamed Saji Go Surfing For all the hardcore water enthusiasts out there, Sri Lanka boasts of some world class waves and plenty of sandy bottom point breaks and hidden reefs that swell considerably during the monsoon season. Ahangama or Midigama are two