Jewels of the Southern Province, Sri Lanka – Delights for the Discerning Visitor

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The appealing Southern Province of Sri Lanka boasts an array of attractions for the visitor. Here you will encounter splendid scenery and other attractive natural features worth seeing.

Induruwa Beach

Discerning leisure seekers will appreciate the opportunity to spend some quality time at the entrancing Induruwa beach. Here you will find a pleasant stretch of sands that offer a welcome respite from the hustle and bustle of the urban environment. Consider staying at Anantara Kalutara Resort, one of the pleasingly located Kalutara hotels from which this beach would be within easy reach.

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KanchanaThiliniSun set at Induruwa beachCC BY-SA 4.0

Dondra Head Lighthouse

Another seaside feature is the Dondra Head Lighthouse which is a sightseeing attraction in the Southern Province. In the environs of this lighthouse, you will have the opportunity to enjoy the bougainvillea flowers, coconut palms and the refreshing sea breezes.

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Amila TennakoonDondra Head Lighthouse – ATennakoonCC BY 2.0

Bundala National Park

Birdwatchers are sure to be captivated by the attractive Bundala National Park. At this nature sanctuary, you will find as many as 200 different varieties of birds. Nature lovers will also be enthralled by the different terrains to be found at the park, such as marshes, scrubland, sand dunes and lagoons.

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Colby Otero from Brooklyn, USA, Wildlife Preserve Near Kirinda, Sri LankaCC BY 2.0

Kumana National Park

Another popular wildlife sanctuary in the Southern Province is the Kumana National Park. This park boasts many interesting kinds of flora and fauna that will capture the imagination of the nature lover.

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AntanOKumana National Park (Okanda)CC BY-SA 4.0

Auburn Silver is a travel writer who has a passion for fashion and a deep interest in admiring new and exotic attractions around the world. Google+

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