Shanti travel Sri Lanka offers a wide range of Sri Lanka tour packages to all local and foreign tourists. Adams Peak is one of the major destinations that is included in holiday packages sri lanka. Sri Lanka is a home to people from a number of different cultures. Adams Peak is the only place in the country where people of these entirely different cultures visit without any conflict.
Also known as “Sri Padaya” this mountain is located in the southern reaches of the central highlands. This mountain peak shows a large footprint, which has been respected as a sacred place from the ancient days. Buddhists identify this as the Buddha’s footprint and Hindus as that of Shiva and Muslims as Adam’s footprint. With a diverse range of biodiversity covering the mountain there are six trails which gives access to the mountain.
“Sri Padaya” is scaled during the season from December to May. This journey last several hours and is not an easy one. The final objective of the pilgrims is to be on top of the mountain to watch the sun rise. Climbing the mountain in the night is definitely a remarkable experience, with the starts shining above and the lighted path visible ahead.