Sri Lanka Travel Guides

Real reviews and articles from travellers in Sri Lanka.

The Travelista Awards 2019: Best Hotels in Sri Lanka.

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Best Places to Visit in Sri Lanka.

If you are planning a visit to Sri Lanka any time soon you should check out these articles from real travellers for the best places to visit.


Welcome to the Mountains of Sri Lanka.. When anyone says Sri Lanka, your mind will automatically run to perfect blue water, extensive beaches and coconut trees. But guess what? Sri Lanka also has [...]

Top 5 Things To Do in Matara

A few towns in Sri Lanka possess the glory and activity like the town of Matara does. Town of Matara is situated in the southern coast of Sri Lanka (further from Galle) which is about 160km away [...]

Living like a Local in Sri Lanka

Welcome to Colombo! As a traveller who loves to explore new places, I believe that the true essence of a place lies in enjoying the local flavour, which includes its food, music, stay and [...]

Surf Sri Lanka: Arugam Bay

Any Sri Lankan beach looks gorgeous, but they all have characteristic differences. So, a question to ask yourself before planning a beach trip in Sri Lanka would be, what would you like to [...]

Galle : The Top 06 Things to do

  Welcome to Galle! This the first sight you get to see and feel that you are in Galle if you are coming down from the southern expressway. The initial feeling of you trapped on a fishing [...]

Sri Lanka: The Town of ‘Ella’

Ella (rough translation to English from the native language Sinhala, meaning ‘waterfall’) is a small town located about 3400 ft above sea level on the South Eastern Slopes of Sri Lanka’s Central [...]

Sri Lanka for foreigners: Dambulla

From millenary temples to giant elephants crossing the road a few meters from you, Dambulla is definitely a must-see city if you are traveling to Sri Lanka. Here is a selection of the top 4 [...]

Weekend in TRINCO

Everyone talks about Horizon at Sunset. How often have you seen the Horizon at Sunrise? The best way you could start your day is with a cup of coffee in hand looking at the horizon watching [...]

Trincomalee: Sri Lanka’s East Coast

Why Trincomalee? Upon my arrival in Colombo, the capital city of Sri Lanka, I was made aware that the time I am traveling is “Not Season”. This came to be a phrase I heard Nationwide. [...]

Sri Lanka : Charming paradise

SRI LANKA – country filled with with romantic landscapes, lush forests, golden beaches and beautiful ocean, is considered as paradise. All of this started when me, my mum and my sister (living in [...]

Sri Lanka :Climbing Adam

The slow rhythmic booms and vibrations of a gong. Buddhist monks murmuring their prayers. And the sun rising up over the mountains. Welcome to the mountain of Adam’s Peak in Sri Lanka. The [...]