Dolphin & Whale Watching
The Deep South of Sri Lanka may be one of the world's best locations (amongst the top two or three) for watching Blue Whales and Sperm Whales. Two of the most sought after marine mammals. In fact for seeing both Sperm and Blue Whales together, it may even turn out to be the best location in the world. Whale and dolphin watching is a seasonal activity in Sri Lanka, available on the west coast in locations from Kalpitiya and along the south coast from November to March while the east coast off Trincomalee is preferable from June to September. Mirissa Water Sports is a charitable organisation helping to generate employment for the youth from the tsunami affected coastal areas. Mirissa Water Sports is based in Mirissa harbour, a beautiful and quiet fishing village in the South of Sri Lanka. Mirissa is reported to have the prettiest beach on the South coast. With clean sand, calm water and safe swimming. It is 40 minutes away from Galle on the southern tip of the island (Latitude 5? 58? N; Longitude 80? 26? E).
Morning session will be start at 6.30am and normally total trip duration is 3.5 hours or 4 hours, it will depend on sea condition. Boat has roof, seats, and toilet facilities, life raft jackets, life rings and communication equipments. Boat captain and crew have professional qualifications and more than four years sea going experience. Boats are specially design for tourism and it only use for tourist purpose. Boats are registered as ships under (under Sri Lanka flag) Ministry of Ports and Aviation. (Merchant Shipping Division) and all passengers are on the boat insured. During the trip you will be provided with mineral water and snack.
Elephant Back Safari
Elephant back safaris in Sri Lanka are one of the newest and most thrilling safari experiences in Sri Lanka. These safaris not only make it possible to view wildlife from the back of an elephant, but perhaps more importantly, provide the unique opportunity to share a day in the life of the elephant.
Whether it's game viewing from their backs, picnicking with them in the bush, grooming, feeding or swimming with them, or simply experiencing the pleasure of being close to such magnificent animals, the encounter is truly unforgettable.
Sri Lanka is one of the main surfing spots within the Indian Ocean. High quality waves, peaceful surroundings and un-crowded beaches are some of the assets of the Sri Lankan coast. Surf in the country is mainly localized between the Southwest and Southeast of the Island. The south west and east coast of Sri Lanka have some excellent reef which are well worth investigating Sri Lanka offers palm fringed beaches, which adorn over a 1000 miles of coastline, often twisting and curving into little nooks, bays and coves.
The beach resorts of Sri Lanka offer a variety of water sports ranging as follows:
- Wind Surfing
- Water Sking
- Wave Boarding
- Scuba Diving
- Deep Sea Diving
- et scooter racing
Srilanka is a world famous destination among travelers for Ayurvedic treatments. There are many Ayurvedic Health Resorts all over the country and some of them are situated in the locations where eco tourism is on focus.Travelers are given an opportunity for take herbal Ayurvedic treatments in an eco friendly environment.
We are experienced in organizing tours with Ayurvedic health packages which can be taken from the best Ayurvedic Health Resorts in the country.
There are many opportunities in Sri Lanka for adventure lovers. The diversity of Sri Lanka has something for everyone who wants to take part in the exhilarating activity of cycling and mountain biking. You may follow a cycling trail through a countryside with rubber plantations or paddy fields or of you are seeking more of a challenge, the Sri Lankan hill country locations offer a number of steeper trails that are only suitable for more experienced mountain bikers.
Imagine travelling silently through the bushes on an Sri lankan elephant back, a unique game viewing the landscapes around the rural areas of Habarana or step in to the jungle.Guests have the opportunity to get up close and personal, with these ancient large mammals as the Elephant Back Safari experience is more than just an elephant ride.
Enjoy nature while spending one or more nights at a campsite. Trekking combines hiking and camping in a single trip. A backpacker hikes into the backcountry to spend one or more nights there, and carries supplies and equipment to satisfy sleeping and eating needs. If you are experienced on High Rope or Aerial Rope Adventure, there are both individual and group activities which range from ground level to high up in the trees, situated in the sheltered woods of Ella , Kitulgala and Kuruwita - which are most popular for rope adventure. These places offer another popular adventure activity o Rock climbing. Rock climbing, broadly speaking, is the act of ascending steep rock formations. Normally, climbers use gear and safety equipment specifically designed for the purpose.
For the lovers of white water rafting, kitulgala is the ideal place. Strewn with rock formations and full of rapids, as well as surrounded by tall bamboo trees, this second largest river in the country provides the resources for the white-water rafting capital of Sri Lanka. In addition to these adventure activities there are several opportunities for boating, kayaking and canoeing
Shopping in Sri Lanka is excellent value for money. The destination offers exciting shopping for quality garments & fabrics, gems & jewelry, souvenirs, lifestyle items, various memorabilia, and informative colorful coffee table books on various themes of Lanka. At times, especially in the resort areas you will encounter local street sellers offering various goods and excursions; be tolerant of their lack of language and marketing skills. Buying local souvenirs helps the local economy and supports livelihoods.In many areas you can find crafts that are special to that specific area. Buying from producer groups directly not only supports the local workers and their families, it also helps create awareness and education on age old crafts handed down from generations to generations. Your appreciation for local crafts will help revive dying and disappearing arts and crafts.