Sri Lanka is one of the best destinations in the world with its vast cultural diversity. Sri Lankan culture is rich in a lot of customs and rituals, more than 2000 years which were handed down from generation to generation. Sri Lankan culture has reflected the art, architecture, Colorful festivals, sculptures, foods and Drinks etc. The most prominent feature of the Sri Lankan is its colourful festivals, among them Kandy Esala Perahera, one of Sri Lanka’s most famous religious colourful festivals. And it is one of the main tourist attractions in Asia.
Sri Lanka has crowned as “Asia’s Leading Destination” at the World Travel Awards – 2017 by defeating 47 countries in Asia. Sri Lanka has UNESCO listed six cultural heritages and two natural heritage. All together have 8 world heritage sites. The six cultural heritages are the ancient city of Polonnaruwa (1982), the ancient city of Sigiriya (1982), the sacred city of Anuradhapura (1982), the old town of Galle and its’ fortifications (1988), the sacred city of Kandy (1988) and golden temple of Dambulla (1991). Anuradhapura is first and one of the most ancient cities in Sri Lanka, Polonnaruwa is recognized as second and ancient capital in Sri Lanka. Sigiriya considered by some people as the eighth wonder of the world, Galle popular for its fortification, Dambulla cave temple famous as the Golden Temple of Dambulla, Kandy with the temple of sacred tooth relic. Sri Lanka’s culture is heavily influenced by its religion. There are many Buddhist Temples in Sri Lanka and many Mosques, Hindu temples and Christian churches all situated across the island. Plan your next holiday with us. You can discover an authentic Sri Lanka which lies away from the typical tourist trail. We ensure it will bring memorable experiences to you.
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