Nuwara Eliya is set in the heart of tea-country is a beautiful town where the British succeeded in creating a replica of the English countryside, with homes in styles from Georgian to Queen Anne. Well-kept lawns with hedges, an Anglican church, a famous golf course and beautiful parks give the place an air of nostalgia. Situated 6,200 feet above sea level, the air is cool and fresh – a serene retreat from the hustle and bustle of the city life.
Pony and Horse riding is available at the turf club of Nuwara Eliya to facilitate you with some sports and adventure..
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Colombo with its mix of colonial past and modern present is the largest city in Sri Lanka. Located on the west coast, this former capital city bustles with present day city life. Due to its strategic location along the East-West sea trade routes, it played a very important role in ancient times, with traders arriving at its large harbor. Though Colombo ceded its position as capital to Sri Jayawardenpura Kotte, it is the commercial capital of modern Sri Lanka.
Visitors to this city are treated to a metropolis bursting with vitality with old and new attractions blending seamlessly and forming the backdrop for this energetic city. It is home to the island’s National Museum. The Independence Square, which has beautifully landscape grounds, is an ideal place to enjoy a cool evening. Visitors can walk around and take in the diverse architecture and enjoy a walk along the Galle Face Green promenade bordering the Indian Ocean. It is an ideal place to enjoy the sea breeze and some scrumptious local street food, freshly prepared on the Green itself.
Colombo is a shopping haven, with many stores and malls offering branded designs at very affordable prices. For more local merchandise visitors can enjoy hours of fun exploring the local bazaars and markets. Haggle with the local vendors and make new friends as you walk away with your merchandise.
Jaffna is beautiful. Despite its ravaged history, it has an untouched quality, as though calling out to people to come discover Jaffna for themselves. Travel to Jaffna is now unrestricted and while there are hotels many are guest houses, which adds to the experience, because it all about travelling around Jaffna and finding out for yourself the essence of this amazing place. Let Hayleys Tours guide you in your discovery of amazing Jaffna.
Galle city itself is very modern with hardly a trace of its historic importance but visit the Galle Fort and all that changes in an instant. It is abundant in its colonial heritage and now visitors can actually experience being part of it, as more and more of the quaint buildings are being turned into functioning idyllic boutique hotels. Be part of this living history as you marvel at this fortified structure and gaze out at the turquoise sea. Let Hayleys Tours introduce you to Galle.