Sri Lanka – an island of paradise, It is a country located in South Asia. There is Gulf of Mannar and the Palk Strait that separates Sri Lankan island from the Indian subcontinent. Colombo is the capital of the country. In earlier days, Sri Lanka was known as Ceylon. Sri Lanka has 103 rivers that are all very beautiful. There are more than 50 natural waterfalls that make Sri Lanka’s beauty more magnificent. There are many more amazing places to visit in Sri Lanka that will make you fall in love with the country. Sri Lanka is a country that is very rich in minerals like graphite, silica, mica and thorium. Climate in Sri Lanka is generally tropical and warm. This country is also included as one among the list of the 25 biodiversity hotspots in the world. Sri Lanka is a small island but is extremely rich in flora and fauna. This country is home to around 250 species of resident birds. The country has witnessed a rapid growth in its economy past few years. It is rich in the production of tea, sugar, coffee, rubber and many other products that are demanded in huge quantity in other countries of the world. And so the exports of this country contribute majorly to its economy.
Known as the 57th most populated country in the world, the major number of people come from western Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka is an island that is home to cultural heritage, many languages and ethnicities. Sinhalese, Tamil and English are the main languages used by people. English is the most common and official language that everyone uses for communication in commercial purposes and education. Sinhalese are the major predominant people here. Tamilians are also found in huge numbers. Apart from these two main groups, Chinese and Malays also prevail in this country. The island is multi-religious country and Buddhists predominantly covering around 70% of the total population. Hinduism is the second top religion and Islam ranks third. Apart from these three religious groups, Christianity and Zoroastrians are also found here.
In terms of literacy, Sri Lanka comes in among one of the most literate populations in the developing countries of the world. Volleyball is the national sport in Sri Lanka and cricket and rugby are the most popular sports played. The currency used in this country is Sri Lankan Rupee (Rs.) These were few insights about the country that you must know if you’re thinking to have Sri Lanka tours.
Day wise Itinerary
Day 1 : srilanka
Arrival at Sri Lanka airport, where an agent representative will receive you and who will transfer you to your pre-booked hotel located in Bentota. Complete the check in formalities and rest for some time at the hotel. Later, get ready for local sightseeing in the city of pristine golden beaches. As part of the city tour, enjoy charming boat ride on the Madu River. Next, proceed to the Turtle Hatchery where you can spot turtles, hatching, and thriving. Also, you will visit Bentota Beach and enjoy basking in the sun. You can indulge in water sports activities. Overnight stay.
Day 2 : srilanka
Post breakfast, as per the 2 nights 3 days Sri Lanka tour itinerary proceed to the water sports center for a thrilling and adventurous day. You can enjoy water sports such as snorkeling jet skiing, scuba diving, etc. Next, you can also visit the clubs in Bentota to enjoy the nightlife in Sri Lanka. Return to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 3 : srilanka
After the healthy breakfast, check out from the hotel and proceed to the airport. Here your 2 nights 3 days Sri Lanka holiday tour ends.