5 Best places to visit in Sri Lanka throughout the year.

Finding the best sites to visit in Sri Lanka during your holiday is essential, so you won’t miss the best experiences. Here you’ll find top 5 best places to visit in Sri Lanka that are good to visit regardless the month you’ll be visiting the island.

Sigiriya Lion Rock

Offering one of the best landscape and historical spectacles of Sri Lanka, the majestic ‘Lion rock’ in Sigiriya is a UNESCO world heritage. Surrounded by a lush tropical forest, the 660 feet tall rock that enchants local and international visitors, still preserves the magnificent ruins, buildings and artwork of the outstanding fortress of King Kashyapa.

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Temple of the tooth

The most sacred temple of Sri Lankan Buddhists, the Temple of the tooth houses the sacred left canine of Lord Buddha attracting hundreds and hundreds of devotees and tourists each day to the place. Offering you a unique cultural experience the best time to visit the sacred temple of the tooth is during the Esala perahera festival in August.


Dambulla cave temple

Located 177 kilometres away from Colombo, the Golden temple in Dambulla is one of the oldest rock cave temples in Sri Lanka. The rock ceiling decorated with traditional patterns and the huge statues of Lord Buddha are some main highlights of the place that amaze travellers.


Pinnawala Elephant orphanage

For those who are interested in elephants, the elephant orphanage in Pinnawala is one of the best places to visit in Sri Lanka .Offering you exciting sights of playful baby elephants, elephant bathing by the river and more, the orphanage is a home to more than 80 Sri Lankan elephants. Make sure to get closer to the wild elephants and feed them with fruits -which is an amazing experience you can’t enjoy elsewhere.



With an exotic beauty that leaves many tourists around the world speechless, Galle is a fabulous beach town in Sri Lanka. The delightful old Dutch colonial buildings and its authentic beach vibes along with tourists attractions in Galle, rates the place as one of the best place to visit in Sri Lanka.

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on Apr 08, 2017

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