Sea Turtle Conservation – Marine Treasures

Located close to the sunny coastal town of Kalutara, you’ll find Kosgoda, famous for the Sea Turtle Conservation Project. Kosgoda If you’re staying at Anantara Kalutara Resort or any of the other Kalutara hotels, it’ll take you approximately 45 minutes to reach the conservation project. Types of turtles Sri Lanka’s golden coasts are a popular breeding grounds for…

Geoffrey Bawa

The Story Behind the Legend In Sri Lanka, you’ll come across a spectacular range of architectural wonders ranging from the magnificent Sigiriya Rock Fortress, the majestic Temple of the Tooth in Kandy and the intricate Polonnaruwa Vatadage, to name but a few. However these are all remnants of the past and when it comes to…

Kosgoda Turtle Hatchery – Sea Turtle Conservation Project

A beautiful beach destination in Southern Sri Lanka, Kosgoda features all characteristics of a memorable holiday. When it comes to things to do in Kalutara while you enjoy that perfect beachfront holiday range from a visit to a turtle hatchery, a visit to the Madoldoowa Island, and try some diving and snorkelling in the clear cool waters…

Lunuganga – An Architectural Masterpiece

The Lunuganga Estate, located in Bentota, was once the countryside residence of one of Sri Lanka’s foremost architects, Geoffrey Bawa. Famous in and around both Sri Lanka as well as Asia, Geoffrey Bawa bought the 15 odd acre lands which make up the estate, in 1949. Previously, it had served as both a rubber plantation…

Whale Watching in Mirissa – Responsible Recreation

Being an island that is in the middle of the Indian Ocean, Sri Lanka gets many visitors – both humans as well as animals. The whales at Mirissa are such visitors who frequent the ocean around the island during the months of December to April. Thus, whale watching in Mirissa is among the things to…