Sri Lanka has so many surprises in the store for birders. With several locations ideal for bird watching around the island, Sri Lanka is a paradise found on earth for bird watchers.
With more than 439 species recorded, Sri Lanka offers you sightings of endemic,resident and migrating birds. Located on the bird migration route, Sri Lanka attracts migrated birds arriving from India, Siberia, Scandinavia and Western Europe. The latter part of the year specially December being the best time for bird watching in Sri Lanka, you can find 236 species of resident birds and 33 endemic species in your visit in Sri Lanka.
Adam’s Peak, Knuckles Range, Singharaja Rainforest, Horton Plains Rainforest Reserve, Kumana National Park, Wasgamuwa National Park, Belihul Oya and Kalpitiya are some of the places famous for bird watching in Sri Lanka.
Going on a hiking or trekking excursion admiring the nature and the scenery around is one of the best ways to relax and rejuvenate in Sri Lanka. Offering you an ample of opportunities to enjoy trekking and hiking, Sri Lanka attracts hikers all around the world.
If you are looking for places to go on a hike in Sri Lanka Adam’s peak devil’s staircase, Ella, Riverston, Knuckles, Peacock hills and Kirigalpoththa are some of the ideal spots for you in Sri Lanka. It doesn’t’ matter you are an experienced hiker/trekker or not, Sri Lanka has the spots just for you.
Wild life Safari
With a wildlife abundance rich in diversity and quantity, Sri Lanka promises you the sights of wildlife in each and every safari ride.
Elephants, leopards, deer, Jackal, wild boar, peacock and many other varieties of birds and insects are common sights to see on a safari ride. Yala national park is where you should head to spot leopards while Minneriya national park is where the world largest Asian elephant gathering happens.
Wilpaththu, Wasgamuwa, Udawalewe are some other national parks offer you the best view of wildlife. The dry season from May to October is the best time to go on a safari.
Camping in the wilderness is a great way to get closer to nature. With several campsites located around the island that sets in the middle of the jungle, Sri Lanka offers you opportunities to enjoy an unforgettable camping experience.
You can find camping sites in almost all the national parks and nature reserves in Sri Lanka including, Yala, Udawalawe, Kithulgala, Singharaja, Ella, Sorabora wewa in Mahiyanganaya, Wedda Village, Wahawa Hot Spring and more.
Immerse yourself in nature and its serenity while engaging in camping expeditions like boat rides, bird watching, trekking to waterfalls and more. Planning your camping experience during the dry season of the area is the best for rain-free time.
Get on a back of an elephant to explore Sri Lanka and its beauty just like the Sinhalese Kings did in the past. The rhythmic sway of these mighty creatures and the elevated angle of sight will take your holiday in Sri Lanka to another level unfolding the best sights and sceneries of Sri Lanka in front of your eyes.
Habarana, Minneriya, Kaudualla, Yala are few places you can enjoy this unique and amazing activity. A ride on an elephant’s back is indeed going to be one of the top memories of your holiday in Sri Lanka.
Breathtaking nature and the scenery of Sri Lanka can be best explored with a cycling tour as it’s a fascinating experience you can’t afford with a ride in a vehicle. The scenic hill country and the ancient cities such as Polonnaruwa and Anuradhapura are ideal locations to explore on a bicycle enjoying the sights and sounds around. You can find bicycle rental places around the island for affordable rates.
Riding your bicycle along the tea plantations and ruins of the historic cities paddling at your own pace will create unforgettable moments worth a lifetime.
Sri Lanka is an ideal destination for year-round rock climbing. With several rock climbing sites across the island Sri Lanka offers you locations appropriate for beginner enthusiasts in rock climbing as well as for experts. Whether you are into aid climbing or free climbing, Sri Lanka can fulfil your desire with the best and experienced climbing services in Sri Lanka.
Sigiriya, Dambulla, Knuckles mountain range, Adam’s Peak, Nuwara Eliya, and Bambarakanda waterfalls are some of the best places to plan your rock climbing expedition in Sri Lanka. Find new routes to the top or enjoy an already developed route full of thrill.
Team Building Activities
Teambuilding is essential for a success of a company. For this nothing is better than outdoor team building activities full of fun and adventure. From team building, leadership building, management building games to expeditions Sri Lanka offers you a variety of adventure team building activities to enjoy and grow.
Most of such services are adventure based camps and provide you with team building experts, equipment and creative programmes to fit your budget and schedule. Kithulgala and Belihuoya are famous destinations for team building while several hotels and resorts offer their own campsite for team building.
As a trending activity, marathons in Sri Lanka is an activity tourists and locals enjoy alike. Whether you like to participate or just want to cheer the runners up and feel the spirit and energy in a marathon, the activity will never bore you.
The LSR Colombo Marathon is the biggest marathon hold in Sri Lanka which usually get over 10,000 foreign runners and local participants each year. With 6 categories the marathon route lies around Colombo cheers up the whole city and its people.
For true enthusiasts, there’s no better way to experience the beauty and the rural life of Sri Lanka than on horseback. With experienced horsemen, you’ll find several places in Sri Lanka to enjoy a horse riding session. Be it a beach or hill country landscape or simply nature you want to explore, Sri Lanka can bring your horse riding dream into reality.
Bentota, Kalpitiya, Yala, Thissamaharamaya, Dambulla, Sigiriya, Ella, Nuwara Eliya are some of the places you can engage in horse riding. The most popular horse breeds in Sri Lanka are Marwari, Sindhi and the Kathwiari. These services allow experts and beginners alike to engage in the activity.
Though it’s a surprise to many, Sri Lanka is an ideal escape for an exciting golfing tour. With a map that fits three of the best golf courses in Asia, Sri Lanka delights golfers around the world.
The Royal Colombo Golf Club, Victoria Golf and Country Resort in Kandy and Nuwara Eliya Golf Club are the three 18-hole courses in Sri Lanka. Apart from that, you will find few small golf courses around the island. Tee off at one of the most scenic and the finest golf courses in your holiday in Sri Lanka and enjoy the perfect year-round warm climate and the beautiful scenery each course has to offer.
Add a bit of excitement to your peaceful vacation in Sri Lanka for a change by watching your favourite sport in Sri Lanka. Cricket is the most popular sport in Sri Lanka and allows Cricket lovers from all over the world see the best performance of famous cricket stars live from the stadium in their holiday in Sri Lanka.
Are you ready to cheer out loud when your favourite players score and get mad at the other team when yours gets a wicket?
Apart from that racing events such as Fox Hill Motor Cross, Commando Supercross and Gajaba Supercross grab the attention of tourists around the world.
Dental and Medical Tourism
With a reputation for affordable and quality medical treatments, Sri Lanka is one of the top destinations in Asia, tourists drawn to for medical care. From surgeries of western treatments to alternative eastern treatments and wellness retreats such as Ayurvedic and yoga treatments, Sri Lanka will sooth your condition with the quality medical care services.
High-quality medical tourism tour packages are commonly available in Sri Lanka and will take care from your airport transfers, doctor appointment scheduling to travel planning till you get on the plane to fly home.
Head to a real village to experience the true Sri Lankan rural life inside out. The village tour features a lot of farming life activities focused on giving you the real essence of the local life. Habarana and Sigiriya are the top locations to go on a village trekking tour. It doesn’t matter the month you’ll be visiting Sri Lanka as the tour is something you can enjoy year around.
For those who love exploring the culture and lifestyle of Sri Lankan, Village tour is not optional.