If you’ve never been to Sri Lanka, it’s well worth adding this beautiful island to your bucket list. A lot of people describe certain areas of the world like no other place on earth, but this is absolutely true for Sri Lanka. It holds so many unique experiences that you would be crazy not visit this country at least once in your life. Let’s explore some of the adventures and amazing sights that you will discover just off the coast of India.
If you love wildlife and you’d adore a chance to get up close and personal with some of the most exotic and beautiful animals in the world Sri Lanka is the place for you. It’s actually known to hold the highest number of leopards anywhere in the world, and that’s not the only impressive beast you’ll find here. In Yala National Park you’ll also find bears, buffalo and yes, even sloths. You can take a drive around this park with a guide as an expert points out all these incredible animals.
Soar Over An Incredible Landscape
If you’re not afraid of heights, you might want to try a hot air balloon ride, high over the lands of Sri Lanka. When you do this, you’ll see jungles and great skyscraping mountains below. Out of the 9 best Sri Lanka tour packages at least one offers this opportunity. You’ll be in a big balloon and who knows, you might even see some of the animals we just mentioned running across the landscape. At the very least, you’ll get some truly amazing birds-eye pictures to show off when you get home.
On the coast of Sri Lanka, you’ll find boats ready to take you on an unforgettable voyage. You’ll be taken deep beneath the earth’s surface into forgotten caves where you’ll find ancient paintings and Buddha statues. It’s quite mystical and incredibly atmospheric. The gorgeous aquamarine waters are heavenly, and once you leave the caves, you’re more than welcome t take a quick dip.
The Perfect Time To Stay
According to the Telegraph, new resorts have opened up recently with everything available from packages for people on a budget to those who want to live in luxury for a few days. You’ll find Olympic-sized swimming pools, beach resorts and even a couple spa retreats for those who want to forget their troubles completely. If you book now, you might even be able to get a last minute deal and jet off to this tropical paradise in just a couple of weeks!
Or finally, if you’re heading over in summer, you can look forward to the chance to surf after jetting off. You’re sure to find someone here who can teach you if you’ve never tried this incredible sport. Alternatively, if you don’t want to try to stay on board for more than five minutes, you can swim with the fishes. There are plenty of chances for snorkeling and deep-sea diving too!
We hope you see now why you can’t miss the opportunity to visit this fantastic location and explore and incredible land.
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