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Things to do in Sri Lanka blog has a unique collection of articles focused on bringing the readers with fresh and actionable information. That is what makes our blog stands out from other Sri Lankan travel blogs.

We rely on extensive research and valid sources to make sure the content presented is accurate. In every article, we include links to relevant and high authority articles. This enables readers to look up information without having to search the web.

Our blog has broad categories such as Things to do, Destination guides, Hiking trails and featured articles. Things to do category contains in-depth guides on top 5 things to do in popular destinations in Sri Lanka.

In Destination guides, we have included thorough information about well-travelled destinations.

Hiking trails category is for, you guessed right, hiking, trekking and mountain climbing guides and list type articles.

Featured articles are pieces on specific types of activities, regions or focus on specific traveller types.

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Several countries relax travel restrictions to Sri Lanka

. A little over a month has passed since the Easter Sunday attack and the lives of Sri Lankans are gradually returning to normal. Considering the prevailing security of the country, several countries including the UK, Sweden, Netherlands, Germany, Switzerland, India, France and China have relaxed their restrictions to travel to Sri Lanka. Earlier these [...]

5 Bird Watching Hotspots in Sri Lanka

If you are in search of bird watching places in Sri Lanka, reading through to the very end of this article is necessary. We will be covering five main spots that an avid bird watcher can visit to spot the flying marvels in Sri Lanka as well as migrants from neighbouring regions. 04 out of […]

Kandy Esala Perahera is one of the greatest shows on earth

The annual extravaganza Kandy Esala Perahera has been named one of the greatest shows on earth by esteemed Australian traveller’s guide Traveller.com.au. Held annually for 10 days in August, this massive celebration attracts hoards of local and foreign crowds. The event is conducted by The sacred temple of the tooth which is the most visited […]

Bible Rock [ Bathalegala ] Hiking guide

When you travel along Kandy road passing Kadugannawa area,  look across the valley to witness a peculiar shaped rock at the distance. The shape reminds you of the famous rock fortress Sigiriya but it is in fact “Bathalegala” or “Bible Rock” as the British named it.  As a child, It confused me enough to think […]

Tourists to receive free Visa from April

The cabinet has approved a proposal to provide free visas for tourists from a few selected countries. This scheme is going to be initiated from the 01st of April and will continue for a period of 06 months. April to October is the low season for Sri Lanka tourism market and this decision has been […]

5 well-known Buddhist temples in Sri Lanka

There are many important places in Sri Lanka worthy of exploring amongst which the temples located all over the island are a must visit. Sri Lanka has been a Buddhist country since the 3rd century BCE and Theravada Buddhism was declared as the state religion. With this, many temples and learning centres were built by […]

5 Colonial Attractions to Visit Within Galle Fort

A trip to the historic city of Galle, the administrative capital of the southern coast of Sri Lanka is a must during your travels to Sri Lanka. Amongst things to see in Galle, the Dutch Fort and its attractions are top of the list. Here are 5 colonial attractions within the Galle Fort to check […]

5 Unique Waterfalls in Sri Lanka

This island is abundant with waterfalls which are known in the world over for their beauty and some of which are seasonal. If you are looking to visit a waterfall during your next trip, here are 5 unique waterfalls that will leave you breathless. The Tallest – Bambarakanda Falls   The tallest of them all; […]

5 scenic hiking trails in hill country Sri Lanka

Whether you are travelling with family or your closest buddies, Sri Lanka has many hiking trails to select from. If you’re looking for one-day hiking places in Sri Lanka, here’s a list of scenic trails to check out. Lipton’s Seat Witness an impressive viewpoint in Haputale. After 2.5 hours of a climb, you will reach […]