Galle, Tour of the Fort District

Old Dutch Town Centre The Fort district, the old Dutch town centre is located on a small peninsula and is separated from the Kaluwella district by the old Dutch Parana Ela Canal and from the Dharmapala Park district (formerly Victoria Park) and the Pettah to the east of the canal on the harbour bay by… Continue reading Galle, Tour of the Fort District

Arrival Information to Sri Lanka

The Airport There are no 2 airports in Sri Lanka, the only one that has international flight connection is the (International Code CMB ) the Bandaranaike International Airport which is approximately located 22 miles north of Colombo. The opening of the new highway to Colombo reduces the journey time significantly and therefore travellers can reach… Continue reading Arrival Information to Sri Lanka

Visiting Sri Lanka in July 2017

East coast of Sri Lanka has some of the best surf spots, unspoiled beach and historical remains. Floods subsided, clear skies appear still there is occasional blessing with light showers around the west coast, however you should not put off visiting the island during this month. No matter when you want to come make sure… Continue reading Visiting Sri Lanka in July 2017

Children Attraction Points in Sri Lanka

Kegalle, Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage Monday to Sunday 8.30am to 6.00pm Admission Charge- Entrance and Elephant Rides Children aged 3 and beyond are charged half price of entrance fee. Twice a day, in the morning and in the afternoon approximately 75 elephants of all ages are herded through the village to the Maha Oya River where… Continue reading Children Attraction Points in Sri Lanka

Dalada Maligawa, Temple of the Tooth

The temple of the Tooth in Kandy guards the islands most valuable treasure, one of Buddhas canine teeth. The relic has been moved several times over the centuaries, but now it captivates the followers of an enlightened Buddah in the temple in Knady. Every year in July/ Auguest during the eleven day Perehera of Kandy,… Continue reading Dalada Maligawa, Temple of the Tooth