Different Types Of Tour Itineraries

The best part of visiting Sri Lanka, the isle which is fondly known as the Pearl of the Indian Ocean is that there are so many different things to see and do. From beautiful beaches to cultural wonders, this little island features a vibrant display of splendors which has captivated the hearts and minds of all those who have set foot in the island for centuries. Even today, visitors are able to enjoy very different types of tours according to their preferences such as:

  • Cultural tours
  • Tours which explore the wonders of nature

Popular Attractions For Sri Lanka Itinerary

When you are creating a Sri Lanka travel plan for your vacation, one feature not to be missed is the beautiful stretch of beach which surrounds the entire island. Since this country covers a relatively small geographical area, no matter what part of the island you have travelled to, you would be able to go to reach a coastal location within a short period of time. Some of the best quality beaches are located at Mirissa, Negombo, Bentota, and Nilaveli among many others.

Once you have been welcomed by the warmth of the beautiful sunny regions in the coast of the island you could take off on your journey towards the central part of the country. It is truly mesmerizing to see of the climate and landscapes around you change from sun and sand to the cool, lush green hill country. As Mother Nature has blessed the island with optimum natural conditions, it is able to sustain diverse amount of rare species of fauna and flora. You would most certainly find it rewarding to include visits to nature and wildlife parks and forest reserves such as Sinharaja, Yala, Horton Plains, Wilpattu and Bundala to your itinerary to get the rare opportunity to get so close to nature.

Apart from the natural wonders the island has been blessed with, there are several other man made wonders definitely worth witnessing. Of the most intriguing are the UNESCO world heritage sites. These sites have managed to gain world recognition due to the immense value it possesses and impact it has created in defining human history. Beginning from the ancient kingdoms such as Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa, Sigiriya and Kandy which were established when kings ruled the land to the architectural splendor of the cave temples in Dambulla and Dutch fortifications in Galle, visiting these sites will create a very enriching holiday experience for you.

Author's Bio: 

Jerome Julian is writing on Sri Lanka itinerary planner based on his travel experiences, he loves Sri Lanka for its natural beauty and the location.