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10 Best Places to Visit in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is a most beautiful country in South Asia. Basically, it is a most beautiful island nation south of India within the Indian Ocean. It is very well-known for ancient Buddhist ruins. Besides, its sandy beaches will attract you too much. Not just only sandy beaches also you will see most beautiful mountains, coconut palms, tea and rubber plantations which are very impressive. Besides, you will see many other best things to do in Sri Lanka. We share a list of 10 best places to visit in Sri Lanka. All of these places are most popular as the top tourist attractions in Sri Lanka. In our list contains Nuwara Eliya, Bentota, Yala National Park, Colombo, Polonnaruwa, Mirissa, Sigiriya, Galle and other most beautiful places in Sri Lanka.

10. “Bentota”

Bentota is one of the best places to visit in Sri Lanka. Mainly, it is a most visited resort town which is located on Sri Lanka’s southwest coast. Its natural environment is really much impressive. This long beach attracts many visitors every year. You can visit Brief Garden, Bentota Beach, Cinnamon Island, Ambalangoda, Moragalla, Madu Ganga River Safari and many other best places in Bentota.

9. “Anuradhapura”

Anuradhapura is most famous as one of the world’s oldest incessantly colonized cities. It is the capital city of North Central Province. It is a major and one of the ancient capitals of Sri Lanka. It is very known as the 3rd capital of the Kingdom of Rajarata which is most well-known for well-preserved ruins of an ancient Sri Lankan Civilization. Anuradhapura city is also known as one of the 8 World Heritage Sites of Srilanka.

8. “Nuwara Eliya”

One of the most attractive greeny areas which attract many visitors. At this present time, Nuwara Eliya is very familiar as the landscaped Hakgala Botanical Gardens. It is a most visited city which is located in the tea country hills of central Sri Lanka. If anyone wants to see most beautiful tea gardens so should go to the Nuwara Eliya. Generally, April is most suitable time to visit Nuwara Eliya to enjoy its beauty.

7. “Yala National Park”

If you want to see wildlife so you can go to the Yala National Park. Because you will find here many kinds of animals such as crocodiles, elephants, leopards and many bird species. This park has the largest area of forest grassland as well as lagoons bordering the Indian Ocean. Besides, you will see many other most visited places in this area. Yala National Park is located in southeast Sri Lanka. The Yala National Park founded in 1900.

6. “Colombo”

Colombo is one of the best places to travel in Sri Lanka. Colombo contains numerous best tourist attractions such as Gangaramaya Buddhist Temple, Beira Lake, Viharamahadevi Park, National Museum of Colombo, The Independence Square, Galle Face Green, Jami Ul-Alfar Mosque and many other best places to visit in Colombo. Colombo is the capital of Sri Lanka which is a most popular city in the world.

5. “Polonnaruwa”

Polonnaruwa is one of the best places to see in Sri Lanka. It is the major town of Polonnaruwa District which is located in North Central Province, Australia. It is the 2nd royal ancient city of Sri Lanka’s Kingdoms. It is most famous for the ruins of this most ancient garden city. The Ancient City of Polonnaruwa also most popular as the World Heritage Site.

4. “Mirissa”

If you want to see most impressive golden sand beaches and coconut palms in Sri Lanka so you should go to the Mirissa. Because it is one of the best places to visit in Sri Lanka. Generally, it is a most beautiful small town on the south coast of Sri Lanka which is situated within the Matara District of the Southern Province. Certainly, your journey in Mirissa will be enjoyable because also you will be able to see most beautiful whale and dolphin here.

3. “Kandy”

Hey travelers, if you are love to visit beautiful greeny mountain area so you should go to the Kandy which is located in central Sri Lanka. It is the most beautiful large city of Sri Lanka where are contains many best places to see such as the Temple of the Tooth, Knuckles Mountain Range, Bahirawakanda Temple, Royal Botanical Gardens Peradeniya and many other best places to visit in Sri Lanka. The Temple of the Tooth is one of the most visited places in Sri Lanka which is also known as the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic or the Sri Dalada Maligawa.

2. “Sigiriya”

If you are looking for a marvelous tourist attraction in Sri Lanka. So keep in mind that Sigiriya is one of the most beautiful tourist attractions in Sri Lanka. Sigiriya is situated in the northern Matale District, Centra; Province, Sri Lanka. It is also known as the Sinhagiri. You can visit this ancient rock fortress to see its beauty. Its gardens, ponds and other beautiful places too much attractive. It is listed in the list of World Heritage Site.

1. “Galle”

It is one of the most famous fortified old city. The city situated on the southwest coast of Sri Lanka. This well-known city founded by Portuguese colonists within the sixteen century. Here are contains many other top tourist attractions such as National Maritime Museum, natural harbor, St. Mary’s Cathedral and more. Galle is one of the best places to visit in Sri Lanka.

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