Sri Lanka

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Sri Lanka is a beautiful country, with palm-fringed beaches, colourful Buddhist temples, fascinating cities and ancient ruins. See abundant wildlife, tea plantations and lush countryside. And don’t forget the delicious cuisine! We offer a range of private tours to Sri Lanka, taking in all the highlights of this beautiful island.

A Sri Lankan safari

Anna Gregory, known as the Would Be Traveller to her blog readers, recently travelled on our Wild About Sri Lanka tour. Whilst enjoying the culture, food and scenery of Sri Lanka, Anna was surprised with the amazing safari opportunities the … Continue reading

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Wildlife, temples and tea plantations in Sri Lanka

  Our own Di Bignell recently returned to Sri Lanka where she was able to experience the diverse natural beauty, history and culture for this tropical Tear Drop Isle for the second time. Travelling on our Colombo Caves and Kandy tour, Di spent … Continue reading

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Esala Perahera, Sri Lanka’s favourite festival

  This past weekend the streets of Kandy came alive with the celebrations of Esala Perahera, Sri Lanka’s most famous festival. Over the next few days festivities will continue with music, dancing and lavish elephant parades, but what is the … Continue reading

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The soul of Sri Lanka

  How do you define the soul of a place? Is it the everyday people who have called it home generation after generation, is it the culture and traditions that have withstood the test of time, or it is the emotions … Continue reading

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Sri Lanka – Island of Dharma

  Just off the coast of India is the beautiful island nation of Sri Lanka, brimming with beautiful beaches, lush tea plantations, exotic wildlife and aromatic spices, plus plenty of ancient ruins to boot. This week’s video pick is an … Continue reading

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First impressions of Sri Lanka

  Kate Filer recently experienced Sri Lanka for the first time when she travelled on our 8 day Colombo, Caves and Kandy tour in October. This tour, together with some tailor-made arrangements made for the perfect introduction to Sri Lanka as a … Continue reading

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Impressions of Sri Lanka

  The weekend is just around the corner and we are daydreaming about where we’d like to fly off to next, and with lush verdant jungles, cool mountains and ancient ruins this Tear Drop Isle is looking very tempting. Just a short … Continue reading

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Feel the sounds of Sri Lanka

  Every day we are surrounded by a cacophony of sounds, whether it is the kettle boiling, the clatter of fingers flying over a keyboard or the crunch of your colleague biting into an apple. In 1990 the creators of STOMP … Continue reading

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Music, dance and elephant parades in Sri Lanka

  Later this week the streets of Kandy will be a whirlwind of colour and activity as the country celebrates one of its most important festivals – Esala Perahera, also known as Kandy Festival or The Festival of the Sacred … Continue reading

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The Tear Drop Isle

  Just a stone’s throw from India, the tropical island nation of Sri Lanka is brimming with endless palm-fringed beaches, colourful temples, striking architecture, ancient ruins, exotic jungle and abundant wildlife. Not to mention the superb food, wonderful handicrafts and … Continue reading

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