Sri Lanka

Once known as Serendib, Taprobane, the Pearl of the Indian Ocean, and Ceylon, Sri Lanka is a land of mere area of staggering contrast and spectacular beauty due to its compactness. This is an island of magical proportions.

Few places in the world can offer the traveler such a remarkable combination of stunning landscapes, pristine beaches around 1330 km of coastline, captivating cultural heritage, showcasing 15 national parks an abundance of wildlife, nearly 500,000 acres of lush tea estates, 250 acres of botanical gardens, 350 waterfalls, 25,000 water bodies and unique experiences within such a compact location. Within a mere area of  65,610 kilometers lie 8 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, which are worth visiting.