Looking for best honeymoon packages in Sri Lanka? Are you planning to spend the first few days as a married couple on the lovely, tropical island of Sri Lanka? Dip your toes into the refreshing, luke warm waters of the Indian Ocean, enjoy a dramatic island sunset as you romantically stroll down the golden shores or embark on an exciting adventure through the rugged wilderness as you look out for majestic elephants and elusive leopards, all while celebrating your love for each other. There’s no better way to start your life together, than right here on the island. There’s a lot to consider before choosing the best honeymoon package in Sri Lanka, from the most iconic sights and attractions to romantic excursions that will leave you giddy with excitement and love.
Planning your honeymoon might seem like a daunting task, especially after trying to ensure the wedding runs smoothly.The honeymoon is the best time to de-stress and unwind from all the stress of wedding planning, that’s why, having a travel agency like Olanka Travels sort out all your travel details will be exactly what you need to enjoy your vacation as newlyweds! Everything from getting around the island to finding the best hotels as you explore the most exotic treasures of the land will be taken care of, while you enjoy your romantic getaway with your significant other.
Packed with a plethora of excursions, the island offers you an exciting, memorable holiday. No matter what your preferences are, Sri Lanka will be able to cater to it. Learn to surf with your partner, glide along a glistening lagoon on a scenic boat ride, climb up the ancient Sigiriya Rock Fortress or simply stroll through lush tea plantations and enjoy a warm cup of Ceylon tea in the mountains of the island. There’s much to do here – and it’s all your fingertips! When you’re booking a honeymoon package, make sure all the excursions on a particular itinerary are what you and your partner wants to do. If not, you can simply ask the operator to adjust it the way you like. The exciting part is that you’ll be doing new things together in a new country!
Sri Lanka has a plethora of cultural attractions to explore. The Cultural Triangle, in particular, is most exotic and exciting to discover. When you’re looking for the best honeymoon package, make sure it gives you the option of exploring the best and most iconic cultural attractions in the country, as it’ll offer you the perfect insight into the nation’s past. In Sri Lanka, the Cultural Triangle covers the significant locations of Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa, Sigiriya, Dambulla and Kandy. Each of these cities were once royal kingdoms, but today are a treasure trove of rich attractions. The revered Sri Dalada Maligawa in Kandy, the ancient Sigiriya Rock Fortress, the ruins of cities in Anuradhapura and Polonnaruwa and the Cave Temples in Dambulla are the highlights in the Cultural Triangle. You’ll learn of history, religion and culture of the locals while being immersed in all its glory and charms.
With so many cities, how exactly do you decide which are the best to explore to explore during your short time here? When it comes to ‘must-visit locations’ in your Sri Lanka honeymoon packages, there are quite a few. Galle, the stunning coastal town definitely makes it to the top of the list. Take a walk back in time as you stroll through the historic ramparts of the Galle Fort; that was initially built by the Portuguese and later fortified by the Dutch and the British during the invasion of the island. The mountainous cities of Nuwara Eliya and Kandy are flourishing with tea plantations, which means, it’s the ideal place to sample a fresh cup of Ceylon tea as you hike up mountains and hills, all while enjoying the cold weather. As for discovering the wildlife, National Parks like Yala, Udawalawe and Wilpattu (to name a few) are some of the best options to consider as you embark on an exciting safari while looking out for elephants, leopards, sloth bears, peacocks, crocodiles and more!
When to visit?
Overall, Sri Lanka is ideal to visit at any time of the year. However, if you’re after specific activities like surfing or whale watching, then there are specific seasons for it, for example, whale watching in Mirissa is best done between the months of November to April, while for surfing in Arugam Bay, the waves are most ideal from April to October. Being a tropical island, you should always expect spells of rain, however, between the months of December to March are most ideal when you’re on the western coast while the eastern coast is blessed with sunny skies from April to September. Expect to have a hot sunny morning turn into a gloomy afternoon when you’re on the island!
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