Sri Lanka is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world; it’s a place filled with natural scenery, exotic locations, great green plains, vast tea plantations, amazing cultural and religious sites and a lot more.
If you’re planning to visit Sri Lanka as a tourist, you will experience the best of both worldly and spiritual experiences.
USP Lanka tours offer a variety of tourist destinations in all major and minor Sri Lankan destinations including Sigiriya, Colombo, Kandy, Nuwara Eliya, Yala National Park, Polonnaruwa, Negombo, Anuradhapura, etc.
Sri Lanka is a beautiful mix between Ancient city ruins, rock fortresses, museums, Shrines and temples, beaches and high mountains, greenery, and animal reserves and a lot more.
Sri Lanka is dominantly a Buddhist country, so you will see a lot of religious sites all around the country; sites like Dambulla which is one of the largest and the best-preserved cave temple complex of Sri Lanka, the Dambulla Royal Cave Temple which is full of complex art and Buddhist artifacts, it has a lot of paintings, murals, statues and more.
The Minneriya National Park is a wildlife sanctuary which is a dry season feeding ground for elephant population and has a total of 24 mammal species, 160 bird species, nine amphibian species, 25 reptile species, 26 fish species, and 75 butterfly species.
It has a large land area and hosts two important monkey species, the purple-faced langur and the toque macaque. There are also deer, leopards and bear species in the area which make it all a very complex and diverse ecosystem.
If you want to go for safaris and indulge in animal sight-seeing, natural scenery and a lot more, you can go to some of the following locations.
- Wilpattu national park
- Udawalawe National park
- Sinharaja Forest Reserve
- And a lot more
Planning on hitting the beaches? Here are some of the best beaches in Sri Lanka to lay low, relax and unwind:
- Beruwala – Beaches, lighthouses, fishing, harbors and more
- Matara – Beaches with temples and Buddhist locations as well as an excellent place for snorkeling
- Mirissa – a great place for whale watching and blue whales
- Trincomalee – Port city which is known for whale watching and to unwind
- Hikkaduwa – a place with a resort town, maha vihara temple and the moonstone mine.
- Kosogoda – turtles, beaches and sea turtles
Sri Lanka is a very scenic country which has a major focus on religion, greenery, culture, and tradition; if you plan on visiting this great country, USP Lanka Tours is your go-to service in order to enjoy the best experience, have the best tour guides, great transportation and a smooth experience for yourself and your loved ones.