Reasons why your next trip should be to Sri Lanka

Reasons why your next trip should be to Sri Lanka

By Anamika Sharma

Sri Lanka is present just a two-hour flight away from India. It is one of the most spectacular as well as restful destination. This place is just the perfect one for the visitors who are seeking for some thrill and fun. Visitors can enjoy exotic beaches and magnificent picturesque location. Here is the list that why you should visit Sri Lanka:

1. Enjoy clean blue beaches

Sri Lanka has a lot to offer to its visitors when it comes to the beaches. To enhance the leisure time of the visitors, it has around 1300 kilometers of beaches. There are some beaches in Sri Lanka which comes under the top 15 beaches in the world such as Bentota, Beuwala, Mount Lavinia and Hikkaduwa. Spend some unforgettable moments here along with the turquoise water and sandy beaches.

2. Safari in Yala National Park

Ruhana National Park is also known as Yala National Park. It is most celebrated wildlife viewing destination in Sri Lanka. It is situated on the southeastern coast. What is most amazing thing about this park? It has the highest number of leopards in the world. It has variety of animals and birds from leopards to over 100 species of birds.

3. UNESCO World Heritage Site

Even though Sri Lanka is a small country but it is lovely to have eight heritage sites which are packed just in a single island. It showcases the ancient history as well as rich culture. Visitors can cover all the ancient sacred city of Sigiriya including Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa and Kandy.

4. Scuba diving at Pigeon Island

Pigeon Island is situated on the eastern board of Sri Lanka. It is a very famous destination among visitors for scuba diving. This is just not it, this island is surrounded by corals and limestone reefs. You can have an amazing experience here by looking into the deep clean water where you can spot around 300 different types of fishes.

5. Pinnawala elephant orphanage

It is situated in the northwest of Kegalle and is a home to more than 80 elephants. It is an attractive tourists spot which gives you an opportunity to feed baby elephants an see them having a bath in a river.