Sri Lanka is a tiny island nation south of India in the Indian Ocean, a land full of colourful rainforests, diverse wildlife and glamorous beaches. The island itself is very well known and famous for their ancient Buddhist ruins as they are all over the tiny island as well as temples and other attractions. Let’s not forget the high mountains where you can hike and explore the highest points of the island to see spectacular views.
Take a trip to the Dunhinda Falls, one of the most beautiful waterfalls in Sri Lanka. The adventure about reaching the waterfall is you have a hike of 1 Kilometre along a foot path that takes you right to the waterfall. As you stroll through the footpath there will be native vender’s selling fresh herbal drinks to keep you going and so you are able to rest yourself along the way. There is a secure stage for tourists and viewers to see the waterfall, but if you want to have a better experience then why not reach the foot of the waterfall and cross the river so you can see the most beautiful view of the fall. It’s not the only beautiful waterfall in Sri Lanka; take a trip to the Diyaluma falls, one of the highest waterfalls in the world and the second highest waterfall in Sri Lanka, try to reach the top and you can take in and experience such a wonderful view.
Visit the Sinharaja Forest Reserve, a national park where you can observe the wonders of nature as you stroll through the rain forest. Not only you can see the true colours of nature but if you are lucky you could see an elephant close up and see the wildlife that lies within the forest. Take a tour round the National Zoological Gardens of Sri Lanka, located in Dehiwala where you can see for yourself the education and care animals from the zoo keepers. The zoo itself has around 3000 animals and 350 species where you can stroll around seeing the talent’s each animal has.
Why not take a stroll down to one of the beautiful beaches in Sri Lanka, like the Galle Face, a five hectare ocean-side urban bark where you can relax in the sun as the waves whilst drinking an ice cold fruity cocktail.