The amazing Sigiriya comprises with a full gallery of fifth-century canvas and paintings finished with landscape gardens that are surely unmatched by any modern citadel in the whole world. The breath-taking Sigiriya has become one of the most attractive and popular destination for the archaeologists and art historians for so many times.
Then Polonnaruwa, the most ancient and historical city of Sri Lanka and a declared UNESCO site. Not only will you visit this incredible site but also make stops along the way to enjoy the breeze of magnificent lakes.
The old city of Kandy is renowned as the cultural capital of Sri Lanka. This beautiful city is situated at the heart of the Sri Lanka and it is full with rich and colourful cultural heritage of this country. The Kandy city is well known for home to the several ancient temples and most notably renowned for the ‘Temple of the Tooth’ or ‘Dalada Maligawa’, where the tooth relic of the Lord Buddha is kept. The peacefulness of this amazing temple, as well as its rich architecture, will surely leave you amazed. The city also comes with the largest botanical garden of the island, known as the Peradeniya Botanical Gardens.
The Nuwara Eliya city is the highest city of Sri Lanka as it is 6,182 feet high from the sea level. Located at the foot of Mount Pidurutalagala and because of the amazing hills the city, it is also recognized as the garden city of the Asia. This hill town has plenty to offer you that surely leave you breathless. Apart from this, you can also see the Hakgala gardens and go to the Horton Plains. It is also known as the Worlds End, where there is a sudden drop in the territory of a few thousand feet. This is just some of the marvelous places you can visit in the event you decide to stay here.
Ella is the most visited town in Hill Country among foreign travellers. During the drive from the train station to our guesthouse I was shocked to see how touristy such a small town can get. The cafés and restaurants are “westernised” and there are countless guesthouses and B&Bs.
It is that touristy for a reason. It is located in the middle of the beautiful Hill Country of Sri Lanka and offers perfect hiking trails.
Udawalawe National Park is the best National Park in Sri Lanka if you want to see Elephants at close quarter.
A 4WD open-top safari is the only way to see all the wonders that this protected reserve has to offer and our experienced and knowledgeable nature guides will make this an unforgettable experience.