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What have been the highlights of your time in this country? Best trips or experiences?

Traveling around the country and staying in small villas, diving, safaris. Sri Lanka is an incredibly naturally beautiful place. - Mar 2021

Some of the most beautiful beaches you have ever seen in your life. The mountains around Nuwara Elia are stunning. - Sep 2020

Sri Lanka is a great place to be a tourist, from beaches to tea plantations to cultural sites, there's something for everyone. It's a great place to learn to surf, see animals, and hike, but be prepared to spend all day in the car to get most places, except the southern beaches. - Apr 2020

The beaches are endless, picturesque. Seeing the monkeys and elephants abound have been wonderful experiences. - Sep 2017

We were able to travel all over the country while there: The national park lodges, if you can book them, are in spectacular locations and very affordable (Yala, Gal Oya and Wilpattu National Parks), a train trip to Kandy, visiting the tea plantations in Nuwara Eliya, Dambulla & SIgirya, a visit out to Mannar, kite surfing and frequent visits to Kalipitiya, north of Trinco and out to Pigeon Island, the history in Jaffna and of course Galle!

Plus you can get fairly cheap flights to India and Bangkok, which enabled us to see Goa, Bangalore, Rajasthan, Delhi, Myanmar, Cambodia, Thailand, Singapore and Borneo. - Mar 2017

Beach getaways, regional trips to Maldives. - Sep 2013

Building a house! - Sep 2012

Hiking to the top of Sri Pada (Adam's Peak), visiting the cultural triangle of Anuradhnapura, Sigiriya, and Polonnaruwa. The tea estates upcountry near Kandy are beautiful, and the climate is much cooler. - Dec 2011

Beautiful architecture, lovely hotels, great beaches and lots of culture. - Feb 2010

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