Sri Lanka, the hub of the navigation system of the East in the ancient world, is an island in the Indian Ocean. From north to south has a maximum length of 447 km and its widest point, it measures 219 km with a total area of 65,610 km ². The island is relatively warm, pleasant tropical climate in the plains and costs in the central highlands.
The majority of 74 percent who speak a language called Indo-Aryan Sinhala Sinhalese. Other major ethnic groups are Tamils and Muslims. Majority of the population is Buddhist.
Sri Lanka, the Isle of Serendipity is a tourist paradise with an abundance of attractions like the sunny beaches, glorious ancient cities, salubrious hill country, beautiful fauna and flora, exquisite craft, world of stones valuable class, traditional dance and drama, colorful festivals, smiling people and not forgetting the delicious food.
Sri Lanka is becoming the commercial center of Southeast Asia. It is also the ideal venue for meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions in this part of the world. It is the gift of mother nature to eco-tourism enthusiasts. Over a thousand kilometers of palm-fringed beaches, fine sand surrounded by Iceland. Sri Lanka is never out of season for a beach holiday. There is always a part of the beach, the water was warm and friendly. Resorts on the west coast, the south coast and the east coast are among the tourists who enjoy bathing in the warm waters and relax on the sandy beach popular.
Fauna and flora are protected in several national parks and nature reserves, offers visitors the chance to enjoy the beauty of unspoiled nature. There are eleven of these national parks on the island, but the most popular animals to watch are the Ruhuna. Security of a bungalow park or a covered jeep, visitors can see all kinds of animals and birds in the wild in this vast reserves
Most Sri Lankan cities, with the exception of large cities such as Colombo and Kandy are rather low on entertainment. In larger hotels, it is often clubs, several hotels, clubs and other venues also offer cultural performances by traditional artists.
He quickly became the commercial center of Southeast Asia. Several new shopping centers have opened in the city with international brands of men and women wear. Clothing manufactured in Sri Lanka are of the highest quality, which is in great demand in most countries, including the United States and Great Britain.
Souvenir hunters see the craft, including government Crafts very interesting with a wide range and variety of local crafts on offer Emporium. Souvenir shops are approved by the Ceylon Tourist Board in all stations.