The island of Sri Lanka is shaped like an enormous teardrop falling from the southern tip of India, separated by a series of stepping-stone coral islets. Sri Lanka encompasses verdant vegetation, ancient monuments, and an array of wildlife.
Sri Lanka offers superb wildlife throughout its beautiful scenery. The country is home to a several thousand elephants, hundreds of species of birds and the highest density of leopards in the World. With 10 National Parks, you are never far away from your next wildlife encounter.
Best time to visit?
Sri Lanka is tropical, with distinct dry and wet seasons. The driest (and best) seasons in Sri Lanka are from December to March for the west coast, south coast and the Hill Country, and from April to September for the ancient cities region and the east coast. The higher hill country towns such as Nuwara Eliya are cooler.