The island of Sri Lanka lies in the Indian Ocean, to the southwest of the Bay of Bengal. It lies some 31 kilometres from the Indian subcontinent, separated from the mainland by the Gulf of Mannar and the Palk Strait. With a tropical and warm climate, average yearly temperatures range from 28 °C (82 °F) to nearly 31 °C (88 °F). With a plurality of religions, many fascinating temples dot the lush landscape. With heavy outside culinary influences Sri Lanka’s cuisine (and its music) is delightfully eclectic and varied. Visitors will be surprised at the breadth of attractions to visit in Sri Lanka.
Sri Lanka Travel Guide
Top 10 Things to Do
Called the Jewel of the Indian Ocean, Sri Lanka is blessed with stellar scenery and well-kept cultural and historical Read More»
Sri Lanka Attractions
Sri Lanka has a long and rich cultural, religious and artistic history. The island’s Buddhism, Hinduism, Islam and Read More»
Sri Lanka Restaurants
The customary diet in Sri Lanka is based on rice and curry, but influences from the Dutch, the Portuguese and the Read More»
Sri Lanka Nightlife
Nightlife is not the main attraction in Sri Lanka. Bars, discos, and casinos are fairly busy in the bigger cities but in Read More»
Sri Lanka Shopping
Sri Lanka offers a wide array of shopping items, the most recognized being gems, batik, tea, and handicrafts. The most Read More»
Sri Lanka Activities
Sri Lanka offers water sports, including rafting, snorkeling, diving, surfing and sailing, while land activities feature Read More»
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