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.

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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Delhi to Colombo

  Can’t choose between India and Sri Lanka? Lucky for you there is no need! Travel on our 15 day Delhi to Colombo group tour and discover the sights and delights of these two fascinating countries over two exciting weeks. … Continue reading

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Journey to Sri Lanka

There are few places in the world where travellers can find such a variety of ancient ruins, serene landscapes, bustling cities, charming locals, palm-fringed beaches and ocean swells within such a small space, as in Sri Lanka. Located just off … Continue reading

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On The Go Tours wins at the 2013 British Travel Awards

Last year On The Go Tours was honoured to be named the winner of the Best Tour Operator to East and Central Asia at the prestigious British Travel Awards. This year we are delighted to say that we’ve scooped not one, but two … Continue reading

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Top 10 things to do in Sri Lanka

What Sri Lanka lacks in size it makes up for in overwhelming beauty, in fact, there are few countries of similar size that can lay claim to as many cultural and natural wonders as this small island nation. Over 2000 … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – Sensational Sri Lanka

Step into a world of subtropical highlands, lush tea plantations, colourful tuk-tuks, friendly elephants, sacred temples and ancient ruins with this wonderful collection of photographs taken by Jacqui Stark. Travelling through the verdant landscape of Sri Lanka Jacqui documented her … Continue reading

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Temple of the Sacred Tooth – Sri Lanka

Housed within this revered temple complex is one of the most important Buddhist relics in all of Sri Lanka, an object so sacred it bring throngs of devotees to the temple threshold every year. Here’s what Tracey Olsen, from our … Continue reading

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Video of the week – the colours of Sri Lanka …

Ah … Sri Lanka! Watch the world go by in this uplifting short film by Michal Krumpár on his 3 week trip there.  It’s got a little bit of everything – the hustle and bustle of local life, cows lazing by, amazing … Continue reading

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Duruthu Perahera Festival – Colombo

By guest blogger Carla Dobson-Elliott. Just over 100km from the southern tip of India, Sri Lanka has a rich and diverse culture that is most in evidence during the island’s festivals.  The country is enjoying a huge surge in tourism … Continue reading

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Exploring the Golden Temple of Dambulla – Sri Lanka

The Golden Temple of Dambulla is situated in the central area of Sri Lanka and was named a World Heritage Site in 1991. The beautifully designed temple can be seen from afar as it stands 100-150m above the road and … Continue reading

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