With a warm tropical climate, set deep into the Indian Ocean and reaching south through the Andaman Sea and Gulf of Thailand, Sri Lanka has some of the most spectacular and affordable winter destinations to enjoy. Take your family on some of the most unforgettable Sri Lankan winter holidays. From skiing in the highlands to enjoying some of the best snowboarding in the country, you can spend quality time with your loved ones in the beautiful weather of this island country.
The north central part of the island is considered the best place to take your winter break with some exciting activities. If you are looking forward to make the best use of your vacations, this is the right time to visit this beautiful region. Skiing and snowboarding in the mountains will provide you with the purest snow ever seen in this beautiful weather. Aside from the snow, there is also the opportunity to try out the hot water spas which can help relieve your stress and make your body feel rejuvenated. If you want to go out of the snow area, you can take your bikes for a joy ride around the countryside.
This place has many opportunities to explore and enjoy nature. You can go for hiking, trekking and Jeep tours around the countryside. You can also participate in various cultural events held here throughout the year. Take your camera with you to capture the beautiful sights of the locals and nature.
The mountains here have some of the best spots for skiing. If you love the white powdery snow, it’s the right time for you to come here and experience it. Even the intermediate level skiers can have a great time exploring the slopes of the famous Grand Trunk Mountain and the other prominent mountains in the area. You can also participate in different kinds of sports such as paragliding, diving, skiing, mountaineering, bungee jumping, bungee trampolines, camping and more. If you want to add more thrills to your skis, there are various courses and schools that can teach you new tricks.
Do you want to spend a serene day by the beach? Come here and enjoy the warm sun and the breeze. Go for yoga and body stretching classes at the ashram-themed ashram in Srilanka. There are also many saunas and hot spas. If you wish to rejuvenate your body and mind, you should visit the wellness centre in Srilanka.
Srilanka also has several parks which you can visit. Some of the parks have a variety of attractions for children. The elephant reserve here is one of the famous parks in the country which offers you a chance to feed elephants. The parks are also home to different breeds of monkeys and lemurs.
Srilanka is well connected to the rest of India by air and rail network. Flights to Srilanka leaves from Delhi and other major cities of India. A comfortable and cost effective carriage on any of the Indian trains is a good idea during your Srilanka winter holidays. There are options for budget as well as luxury trains. In fact, there are sleeper trains that will enable you to reach Srilanka in a more economical way.
Once you reach here, you can spend Christmas and New Year’s Eve in style. Many of the shops in Srilanka are open until late in the night. There are also many restaurants serving food to the guests. At the beaches, you will see many people having fun in the sea. During the summer, the beaches are also a great place to enjoy your Srilanka winter vacations.