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5 Experiences Your Family Will Love When Camping in Yala

5 Experiences Your Family Will Love When Camping in Yala

These are a few things that come to mind when thinking about camping in Yala. Situated on the south coast of Sri Lanka, Yala National Park hugs the golden...

All About Yala National Park

All About Yala National Park

Located in the south eastern corner of Sri Lanka, Yala National Park is one of the best known wildlife parks to be explored on the island, attracting hundreds...

Yala National Park</br>Hambantota

Yala National Park
Hambantota

Easily considered to be one of the more iconic parks in the island, the Yala National Park is the second largest wildlife park in Sri Lanka and is known for...

Yala National Park

Yala National Park

Without a question Sri Lanka’s most popular national park, Yala is situated about 260 km southeast of Colombo. Officially designated as a national park on 1st...

Things To Do In Yala

Things To Do In Yala

Yala offers a chance for travellers to explore nature in some of the best settings. Things to do in Yala include glamping (a glam version of camping), safaris...

Experiences In Yala

Experiences In Yala

Take a wondrous ride through the wild of Yala as you experience safaris that make you feel one with nature and wildlife. Track the leopards, follow...

Yala

Yala

The second largest national park in Sri Lanka; Yala is a lush forest of greenery and wildlife interspersed with ruins from ancient civilisations to give you...

Nail the Perfect Marriage Proposal in Sri Lanka

Nail the Perfect Marriage Proposal in Sri Lanka

With the recent events surrounding the pandemic, many have realised that life is better as a pair, through lockdowns and all! So if you hear wedding...

Discover the Forests of Sri Lanka

Discover the Forests of Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is home to about four different types of forest, which are found in different parts of the island. The country is so rich in nature and wildlife that...

A Guide for Camping in Sri Lanka

A Guide for Camping in Sri Lanka

Going on holiday into the middle of a jungle without electricity, running water or even sanitation facilities may not seem ideal to many people...

THE BEST PLACES FOR SOLO CAMPING in Sri Lanka

THE BEST PLACES FOR SOLO CAMPING in Sri Lanka

Imagine waking up to vistas of lush greenery covered in the swirling morning mist, swimming in endless turquoise waters, and trekking through wilderness...

The Most Romantic Glamps In Sri Lanka

The Most Romantic Glamps In Sri Lanka

A warm fire, the smell of freshly fallen leaves, gazing up at a starry night sky. These are some of the more romantic moments of camping outdoors with...

How to Travel to the South of Sri Lanka

How to Travel to the South of Sri Lanka

Travelling to the south of Sri Lanka has always been an important part in anyone’s itinerary, as the region plays host to so many attractions and features...

Sri Lankan NATIONAL PARKS ALL ANIMAL LOVERS SHOULD VISIT

Sri Lankan NATIONAL PARKS ALL ANIMAL LOVERS SHOULD VISIT

In addition to its rich history, ancient cultures and sunny beach life, the island of Sri Lanka has been identified as one of the world’s 34 biodiversity...

Uncrowded National Parks of Sri Lanka to Visit with your Partner

Uncrowded National Parks of Sri Lanka to Visit with your Partner

Sri Lanka is one of the world’s 34 biodiversity hotspots, with more biodiversity per unit of land than anywhere else in Asia. There are 26 different national parks...

Bucket List of Things to do in Sri Lanka With Your Kids

Bucket List of Things to do in Sri Lanka With Your Kids

It’s no secret that travelling with young kids can be quite challenging, to say the least. You want to visit a place that has activities suitable for kids...

Things to do in Sri Lanka for your Honeymoon

Things to do in Sri Lanka for your Honeymoon

Choosing the perfect place to match different vacation-personalities can be a tough call to make in general, but this is especially the case when choosing a...

Places To Visit Off The Beaten Path In Sri Lanka

Places To Visit Off The Beaten Path In Sri Lanka

Throughout history, the island nation of Sri Lanka has invited many intrepid travellers, from the fabled explorer Marco Polo to spice merchants...

Sri Lanka’s National Parks and What They’re Famous For

Sri Lanka’s National Parks and What They’re Famous For

Big cats, rare birds and shy elephants – Sri Lanka’s got it all! If you’re hoping to spot some of these elusive creatures during your holiday on the...

5 Places you Must Visit in Hambantota

5 Places you Must Visit in Hambantota

Going down the southern coast of Sri Lanka will allow you to pass by some interesting towns and attractions that allow you to understand the illustrious history and culture..

A First-Timer’s Guide to Using Public Transport in Sri Lanka

A First-Timer’s Guide to Using Public Transport in Sri Lanka

Taking public transport in any country is a great way to reduce your carbon footprint (especially after you’ve taken an international flight...

5 Fun Things To Do With Your Kids In Sri Lanka

5 Fun Things To Do With Your Kids In Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is a treasure trove of adventure. The tropical wonderland found in the Indian Ocean has everything you’d want in a holiday...

5 Fun Experiences For A First Time Traveller To Sri Lanka

5 Fun Experiences For A First Time Traveller To Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is a backpackers’ paradise; the size of the country makes it very easy to traverse through the different regions. If you’re visiting the island...

A Solo Guide To a Wellness Retreat In Sri Lanka

A Solo Guide To a Wellness Retreat In Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is undoubtedly one of the best holiday destinations in the world, it has a little bit of everything which is guaranteed to please anyone. However, more often than...

Eat, Pray, Love In Sri Lanka

Eat, Pray, Love In Sri Lanka

Eat, Pray, Love has become a sort of cult philosophy after Elizabeth Gilbert’s novel (and later the movie with Julia Roberts) with the same title. The main...

A Guide on Planning a Wildlife Safari in Sri Lanka

A Guide on Planning a Wildlife Safari in Sri Lanka

One of the highlights of visiting Sri Lanka is the many opportunities to partake in an exquisite safari in its many national parks...

Kumana National Park </br>From Hambantota

Kumana National Park
From Hambantota

Located right next to the Yala National Park, the Kumana National Park may not be as popular as its Yala counterpart but still does have some unique...

6 Things To Do With Your Family In Hambantota

6 Things To Do With Your Family In Hambantota

One of Sri Lanka’s largest southern coastal towns, Hambantota has transformed itself from a bustling fishing village to a must-visit tourist spot. The area...

5 Insta-Worthy Lighthouses To Add To Your Travel List In Sri Lanka

5 Insta-Worthy Lighthouses To Add To Your Travel List In Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka has always been an important maritime stop due to its central location and its role in the Silk Route, as a result, the country was colonised...

Where To See Elephants In Sri Lanka? Here’s 4 Awesome Places You’ll Love

Where To See Elephants In Sri Lanka? Here’s 4 Awesome Places You’ll Love

There are a few things Sri Lanka is best known for; its beaches, cricket, tea, and being home to a large number of elephants. There are many elephant...

Nature Reserves You Must Visit

Nature Reserves You Must Visit

Paradise is often found in a place where nature flourishes. Our little island is just that. With over 22 national parks that can be explored, Sri Lanka is every nature lover's dream.

Crocodile Rock

Crocodile Rock

Just a couple hundred metres south from the ever-famous Arugam Bay lies the slightly more elusive Crocodile Rock. While its world-famous neighbour...

Kumana National Park</br>From Arugam Bay

Kumana National Park
From Arugam Bay

The park was formerly known as Yala East before it was renamed in 2006. This is a much better option to visit rather than its neighbouring park, Yala, since...

Kataragama

Kataragama

Kataragama is perhaps one of the most fascinating places in Sri Lanka, particularly in terms of its lore, as well as how it holds religious and cultural...

Magul Maha Viharaya

Magul Maha Viharaya

The Magul Maha Viharaya is an protected archeological monument located in Lahugala, 11 km from Pottuvil town. Lahugala was once part of the ancient...

Sithulpawwa

Sithulpawwa

In Hambantota, about 293 km from Colombo, you’ll find Sithulpawwa. Located about 18km east from Kataragama, the Sithulpawwa Rajamaha Viharaya...

Kebiliththa

Kebiliththa

Kebiliththa is a place considered highly sacred by Buddhists and Hindus alike, and people come from all over the world to meditate here. Located in Block 4 of...

Okanda Devalaya

Okanda Devalaya

The Okanda Devalaya (or Ukanthamalai Murugan Kovil) is located in Okanda, a small hamlet in the Ampara District along Sri Lanka’s East Coast...

Bird watching

Bird watching

Yala National Park is 978.807 km2 hotspot of biodiversity, with hundreds of flora and fauna species claiming it as their home. Alongside this feat, Yala is...

May 2019 Updates

May 2019 Updates

Family-Friendly Adventures In The Wild

Family-Friendly Adventures In The Wild

The wilderness can be as frightening as it is enlightening. There is so much to learn from it, but only if we do so respectfully and with great care...

5 Unique Ideas for a Proposal in Sri Lanka

5 Unique Ideas for a Proposal in Sri Lanka

Do you hear the chime of wedding bells in the near future? Is it time to pop the BIG question to your significant other? Before you drop down on one knee...

Family Travel

Family Travel

Take a jeep ride through the wildlife filled national parks with the entire family and spot the leopards in Yala, the Elephants in Minneriya or the sloth bears in Wilpattu...

Solo Travel

Solo Travel

If you are a solo traveller in search of your own piece of wild, then look no further than the shores of Sri Lanka. With its lush green forests teeming with wildlife...

Attractions

Attractions

Yala offers a variety of attractions to entice your adventurous spirit. Track the leopards endemic to Sri Lanka or spot the many coloured birds who...

Exploring Nature With Your Buddies

Exploring Nature With Your Buddies

There’s always so much to do and so much to see when visiting a new country, and things tend to get hectic. If a peace of mind is what you need...

Safaris

Safaris

Explore the wondrous wildlife on offer on the eco-diverse island of Sri Lanka. The 26 iconic and unique National Parks offer an opportunity for wild adventure...

Traveller Posts

Traveller Posts