Situated about 90 km northeast of Colombo, in the Kegalle town, along the drive to Kandy, Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage was started in 1975 by the Sri Lanka Department of Wildlife Conservation with the introduction of 05 [...]
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Travellers information about Kandy Travel from CMB Colombo Airport: 117 km - 3 hours drive. Travel from Colombo: 150 km - 3 hours 50 mins drive. Hire a Car (not cheap, but comfortable) : Car rental can be [...]
Travellers information of Dambulla Cave Temple Travel from CMB Colombo Airport: 130 km - 3 hours drive. Travel from Colombo: 150 km - 3 hours 45 mins drive. Travel from Kandy: 71 km - 02 [...]
Polonnaruwa is formed by Anuradhapura in the north, Sigiriya to the southeast and Kandy to the south and the Polonnaruwa is a part of the Sri Lanka Cultural Triangle. Polonnaruwa shows the interesting blend [...]
Lies 205 km north of Colombo, on the banks of historic Malvathu rive, Anuradhapura, was the first capital of Sri Lanka is uniquely acknowledged as the focal city of Theravada Buddhism. Its history trails [...]
Located in the Southern Province about 17 Km north-west of Galle and 96 Km South of Colombo. The beach in Hikkaduwa is known as the second best surfing spot. Hikkaduwa’s Beach and night life makes [...]
Galle is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, this historic city is a delight to explore on foot, an endlessly exotic old trading port blessed with imposing Dutch-colonial buildings, ancient mosques and churches, grand mansions and [...]
Often referred to as ‘Little England’, this genteel highland community does have a rose-tinted, vaguely British-country-village feel to it, with its colonial-era bungalows, Tudor-style hotels, well-tended hedgerows and pretty gardens. Indeed, Nuwara Eliya was once [...]
Dolphins and kite-surfing are what brings people to the relatively undeveloped Kalpitiya peninsula. Schools of dolphins hundreds strong can often be seen playing in the offshore waters; boat safaris offer close-up views of these aquatic [...]
Negombo is a modest beach town located just 10km from Bandaranaike International Airport. With a stash of decent hotels and restaurants to suit all pockets, a friendly local community, an interesting old quarter and a [...]
A bullock cart is a two-wheeled cart, usually pulled by a bull. It is a means of transportation that has been used since ancient times in various parts of the world. Bullock carts are still [...]
Sri Lanka is one of the top places for bird watching in the world. The ideal climate of the island combined with the many number of bird sanctuaries and reserves makes Sri Lanka a paradise [...]