Sri Lanka Travel Guide

Visit the Tear Drop Isle well-prepared with our useful travel guide resources. Here you'll find lots of information on when to go and what to see with detailed guides to the popular Cultural Triangle and Sri Lanka's best beaches. Discover more about the wildlife and safari opportunities on the island, see what visa you'll need, and hear what our travellers have to say about our tours.


Best Places to Visit

Places on our must-see list for any visit to Sri Lanka from national parks to ancient ruins

Best Time to Visit menu image

Best Time to Visit

Time your visit with the best weather using our guide to the seasons and local climate


Top Travel Tips

Everything you need to know about money, shopping, food, health advice and more

Elephants in Pinnawala Orphanage - Sri Lanka Tours - On The Go Tours

Wildlife in Sri Lanka

Learn more about the island's most popular animals and where to find them

Reclining Buddha at Polonnaruwa (menu image)

The Cultural Triangle

Our comprehensive guide to visiting Sri Lanka's famed Cultural Triangle

Sri Lanka best beaches menu image in 1_3 size

Sri Lanka's Best Beaches

Our choice of top beaches in Sri Lanka, when best to visit and recommended hotels


Kandy Festival FAQ

Our comprehensive guide to the spectacular Kandy Esala Perahera


Tourist Visas

Visa requirements for Sri Lanka and information on how to obtain your visa


Traveller Reviews

What are travellers think about Sri Lanka, our tours and our local guides