Tourist Destinations in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is one of the most popular tourist hotspots in the world. Despite Sri Lanka being so tiny, the island has many interesting places that one should visit. Formerly known as Ceylon, the island is not just limited to natural wonders like waterfalls, beach shores and forest reserves but also with historical structures like Dagobas and Buddhist Structures that were built more than 1000 years ago.

It is a wise decision to know about the pearl of the Indian Ocean before actually touring there. Get to know more about the famous Tourist Destinations in Sri Lanka that are worth to be visited. Arrange your tour to Sri Lanka with Sri Lanka with Ceylon Tours for the best value.

  • Polonnaruwa

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    Located in the North Central Province of Sri Lanka it is one of the ancient kingdoms in Sri Lanka. Declared the capital city by King Vijayabahu in 1970 by defeating the Chola invaders. From ruins of royal palaces to bathing pools and ponds, temple...

  • Sigiriya

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    A massive column of rock nearly 200 metres (660 ft) high,  a beautiful sight as you wake and walk out of your lodgings, powerful and ever reminiscent of the culture and history of the land and that is why Sigiriya is one UNESCO's World Herita...

  • Sinharaja Rain Forest

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    Sri Lanka's very own rain forest, Sinharaja translated to the "Kingdom of the Lion". Home to many endemic species, this national park and biodiversity hotspot, was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. As a biologically unique lowland rain for...

  • Tangalle

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    Governed by the Urban Council Tangalle is a big town in the Hambantota District. A fan of pristine beaches, heritage and history will find Tangalle a treat. The fine sandy beaches of Tangalle are sprinkled with rock a formation, which allows a fan...

  • The Temple of the Tooth Relic

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    The city of Kandy is a blessed location, due to the glorious presence of the sacred tooth relic of Lord Buddha. The edifice that houses the sacred relic is what we call Sri Dalada Maligawa (The Temple of the Tooth Relic). The temple was built with...

  • Tissamaharamaya

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    Located in the Southern Province of Sri Lanka in the Hambantota District and once a kingdom of yesteryear, this town is famous for Tissa Wewa, Tissamaharama Stupa and an entry point into Katharagama and Yala National Park. The Tissa Wewa Lake was ...

  • Trincomalee

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    Trincomalee, the port city with heavenly sights from the turquoise waters to the golden sandy beaches, the British and Dutch heritage to the most recent additions to the land that make it worth the journey. From sightseeing to recreational and rel...

  • Udawalawe

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    Home of the 400 Asian Elephants of Sri Lanka, Udawalawe is found in the southern province of the island. One of the most important in the region, this dry zone game park, is ideal for a 4WD safari expedition to watch the Leopards, Sambar Deer, Wat...

  • Unawatuna

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    A coastal town in the Galle District situated 5 meters above sea level. Unawatuna is a favoured holiday destination of many who make their way to party or relax their worries away. With the spray of the waves and the sun of on their faces, this co...

  • Wadduwa

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    Wadduwa received its name from "Weda Doova", which means to say the "Land of Native Doctors". This coastal town is popular amongst tourist as a laid-back haven of relaxation and tranquillity by the sea. It has a rich cultivation of coconut palms a...