Embark on an enchanting journey with Lena as she explores the captivating island of Sri Lanka. Having resided in the Indian subcontinent for nearly a decade, Lena is well-acquainted with the region.
A journey through Sri Lanka is a mesmerizing tapestry of culture, nature, food, people, and history. Starting in Negombo, the coastal town offers a lively introduction to the island's beauty. As you venture inland, the ancient cities of Anuradhapura and Polonnaruwa reveal their rich history through intricate ruins and sacred temples.
Climbing Sigiriya's iconic rock fortress provides panoramic vistas of lush landscapes. Nearby Dambulla's cave temples are adorned with centuries-old frescoes. Kandy, nestled in the hills, offers a glimpse into traditional Kandyan culture.
Embark on a scenic train ride to Ella, where emerald tea plantations stretch as far as the eye can see. Yala National Park showcases Sri Lanka's diverse wildlife, from leopards to elephants. Finally, the historic city of Galle with its colonial architecture and coastal charm, caps off a remarkable journey through this enchanting island.