Honeymoon in Sri Lanka - Relish the nostalgic spirit, culture and beauty of Asia !
Honeymoon in Sri Lanka
Discover each other in an exotic setting of honeymoon in Sri Lanka, Asia's exotic treasure island. Sri Lanka is pure blessing, just the right place for newlyweds to set on a romantic journey of discovery. Celebrate the most joyous days of your togetherness on the golden sands with magnetic coconut palms and give the gift of nature to your beloved while on a honeymoon vacation to Sri Lanka.
Visit Srilanka, where you will see old forts, museums, temples, viharas,churches, wildlife sanctuaries and beaches.Bentota and Hikkaduwa are famous for their golden beeches and coral reefs where you can go snorkeling, scuba diving, surfing and float on glass bottom boats. Being in Sri Lanka is a honeymoon in itself!
Sri Lankan coasts are dotted with impressive beaches backdropped by groves of coconut palms. The sea breathes out some refreshing air which the beach stroller can inhale, adding to the spirit of his feelings. You can devour sea food in plenty, particularly lobsters and prawns. Old world fishing craft can easily be spotted on Sri Lankan coasts.
Two famous beaches you can enjoy while honeymoon in Sri Lanka are Bentota and Hikkaduwa, both providing vibrant beach culture. You can indulge in watersports like diving, snorkeling, scuba diving and jet skiing. If you wish so you can float on glass bottom boats. Abundance of marine life means you can pass hours watching the fish and other sea creatures. One can easily find sea shells too.
Srilanka is a country attached to its traditional values. Yet nightlife can be enjoyed in few places while honeymoon in Srilanka. A stretch of Galle Road in Colombo has so many casinos that an initiated person might confuse the place with Las Vegas. You can find discos, casinos and clubs which never go to sleep. Alcohol is also allowed in these clubs.
City Travel Destinations
Capital Colombo, tourism and commercial hub of Sri Lanka, has so many lovely beaches and monuments. There are plenty of clubs and casinos where you make your nights colorful. Places to go while in Colombo include the fort, Viharamahadevi Park, Dehiwala Zoo, Galle Face Green, temples, mosques, churches and Colombo national museum. Pettah is the shopping hub of Colombo. Viharamahadevi is the oldest and largest park in Colombo.
Hosting number of monuments, Kandy is the cultural capital of Sri Lanka. The town is well known for its natural beauty, pleasant climate, cultural values and historical significance. You can visit places like Dalada Maligawa, Natha Devale, Maha Vishnu Devale, Hindalgara Vihara, Gangarama Vihara, Lankatilaka Vihara, Botanical Gardens of Peradeniya and the Lake. Esala Perahera is a famous festival of Kandy. The pageant of elephants and lights takes place in August every year.
Galle showcases blending of European architectural styles and South Asian traditions. While in the town, you can visit the Dutch fort, churches and other quaint structures, Dutch Museum and National Maritime Museum. Unawatuna beach, located 5km from the town, is a pretty good place for picnic. Good network of roads and trains connect Galle from other parts of the country. The city was founded in 16th century by the Portuguese.
Kurunegala is based on the banks of a lake. Colossal rock outcroppings that ring the town add to its beauty.Many of these rocks have been christened on the animals they resemble: elephant rock, tortoise rock. Splendid views of the lake can be seen from top of the rocks. You can also visit the Tooth relic temple. However it is in dilapidated state. Only a few stone steps and a part of the doorway can be seen there.
Named Little England, Nuwara Eliya was the home of the British planters during the age of the empire. Here you can watch British architecture and plantation bungalows.
Sigriya brings forth the ancient architectural traditions of India. It is a very well planned city with very good combination of buildings, gardens, pathways and water gardens. A must-visit while in Sigiriya are the Rock. Famous gardens of Sigiriya are Water Garden, Terrace Garden, Palace Garden, and Boudler Garden. You can also visit the wildlife sanctuary around the famous Rock. Water Park consists water pavilions, pools, cisterns, courtyards, conduits and water courses which hold the fascination of the tourists.