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  • Why Sri Lanka named as Asia’s Leading Destination 2017?

    At the World Travel Awards Asia & Australasia 2017, which were held in Shanghai, Sri Lanka won following two Awards: Asia’s Leading Adventure Tourism Destination 2017 Asia’s Leading Destination 2017 Sri Lanka emerged as an interesting travel...

    • Posted June 7, 2017
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    Festivals, Events and Holiday calendar in Sri Lanka

    Most (but not all) Sri Lankan festivals follow the lunar calendar, meaning that dates vary considerably from year to year. Most of the public holidays are based on Buddhist festivals. Buddhist festivals revolve around the days of...

    • Posted June 5, 2017
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    Wildlife National Parks & Forest Reserves in Sri Lanka

    In Sri Lanka Natural Forests are managed by Forest Department and Department of Wildlife Conservation. Visitors are allowed for recreational purposes (Eco-Tourism) in  following protected areas in Sri Lanka. Biodiversity and Eco-Tourism in Sri Lanka National Geographic...

    • Posted June 1, 2017
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    Guide to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage- What to do and see

    Situated just outside the town of Kegalle, some forty kilometers west of Kandy, the Pinnewala Elephant Orphanage is one of Sri Lanka’s most popular tourist attractions. It was set up in 1975 to look after seven orphaned...

    • Posted May 31, 2017
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    Why you should not go to Yala National Park & Alternatives

    Many travel itineraries by Private tour operators focus on a limited number of wild-life sites in Sri Lanka, which has tremendously increased the pressure on these sites Why you should not go to Yala National Park The...

    • Posted May 30, 2017
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    Disaster Hotlines in Sri Lanka- Flood, Landslides #FloodSL

    The southwest monsoon and Cyclonic Storm Mora caused flooding and landslides throughout Sri Lanka in May 2017. Death toll from #FloodSL has risen to 180 with closer to 600,000 people affected (29 May 2017). Relief work continues...

    • Posted May 30, 2017
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    Maps of Sri Lanka – Download free

    You can download these free maps of Sri Lanka in pdf format. Some of these maps are interactive maps and Google maps. Road Map of Sri Lanka by Survey Department http://www.lakdasun.org/forum/doc_base/Road_Map_New_Edition-Final.pdf Tourist Map of Sri Lanka by Sri...

    • Posted May 27, 2017
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