Sri Lanka is a tropical island renowned for its beautiful attractions and its plethora of scenic landscapes and golden sandy beaches. However, the country does not completely revolve around its environmental possessions, it is also a place home to many traditions, cultural belief and history. The island in the sun as they claim has become the centre of tourism as many travellers around the world choose this country as a destination to explore.
Among the many attractions travellers can see here is the Hakgala Mountain, a prestigious mountain home to the hills situated between Nuwara’Eliya and Welimada. Nuwara’Eliya is the islands coldest region in terms of temperature and the town boasts many places of interest. However, the mountain is strictly forbidden due to its vast forest areas, so enthusiastic sightseers will need a special permit by the wildlife authorities of the country to explore this significant attraction.
The Hakgala Mountain is the eight tallest mountain of the island and is among the foremost places where endemic plants, trees and other types of fauna can be found. The town of Hakgala is also a place containing many other breathtaking attractions and a place worthy of mentioning is the Hakgala Botanical Garden. This attraction is home to over thousands of various plants, trees, landscapes and flowers. Explorers will be in close contact with most of the islands endemic plant life in one location. The rose and lily exhibition is among the parks prized possessions.
Other places that will surely catch your eye are the beaches situated along the islands coastal belt. These picturesque turquoise blue waters and golden sandy beaches offer its sightseers with serene surroundings perfect for a relaxing time. Numerous water sports are also available for the adventurous traveller to take part in.
There are many Sri Lanka hotels scattered around the island for your preference but luxury lodging options, which are under the John Keells Hotels Group are definitely recommended and an array of hotels under their wings provides its guests with enticing Sri Lanka hotel offers,convenient plans for budget travellers and long stay travellers.