Are you longing to get away for a vacation this year? Are you bored of the same old day in and day out lifestyle? Are you needing that great escape? Look no further, than Sri Lanka and Maldives!! Some of the Maldives attractions include the sun, the beach and all the fun that the outdoors has to offer!
The Maldives offers many exhilarating and thrilling experiences to all its visitors! Likewise, Sri Lanka is world-renowned for their beautiful beaches, breathtaking wildlife, heartwarming sun-downers, rich culture and history and more than anything as one of the most hospitable travel destinations in the world. We guarantee that your Maldives or Sri Lanka trip will recharge and rejuvenate you before you head back home!
Here are three of the best places to visit in Sri Lanka;
1. Cultural Triangle
Sri Lanka is known for its rich history and culture and there is no better place to experience these than in the Cultural Triangle of Sri Lanka consisting of Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa, and Kandy. These cities are brimming with culturally and historically significant sites that are sure to excite the history lover in you. The Cultural Triangle is so called because it includes three major sites that form a triangle. Anuradhapura to the north, Polonaruwa to the east and Kandy to the south-west. Inside the triangle, there are other places of interest; Mihintale, Ritigala and Dambulla.
The Sigiriya fortress is one of the most visited sites in Sri Lanka and it’s no surprise why! It is also one of the most valuable historic monuments in the Island and the hike is definitely worth the view at its peak. Things to see in Sigiriya are innumerous; the climb, the view and everything in-between makes for the perfect Sri Lankan experience.
3. Sandy beaches of Sri Lanka
Silky sand beneath your feet, sea salt in your hair, and the golden sun rays dancing on your skin! There is no better way to enjoy the beauty of Sri Lanka than with a stroll at the beautiful sandy shores of the Sri Lanka. Do make a visit to atleast one of the beautiful beaches to make your Sri Lanka visit a complete one!
Here are three of the best places to visit in Maldives;
1. Snorkeling at the Cinnamon properties
The life under water is one of the best reasons to visit the Maldives. Whilst the Maldives is a beautifully majestic and heartwarming country, witnessing the life under water is a must, and Snorkeling is a way to go! It is a must try during your time at Maldives and is guaranteed to be a once in a lifetime experience! Get up close and personal with humongous turtles, majestic manta rays and an innumerable collection of various fish including, puffer fish, stone fish, clown fish and a hundred more that light up the waters of Maldives. Cinnamon Hotels and Resorts staff at any Maldives resort will ensure that your snorkeling experience is curated to your preferences.
2. The perfect romantic getaway
It is no secret that Maldives offers some of the best relaxation and rejuvenation one can need! It is one of the most beautiful and breathtaking sights for those travellers’ longing solitude and privacy. So, if you seek an escape with your loved one, Maldives is the best place for you!
3. Paddle boarding
Paddle boarding might be one of those must try activities in Maldives for the fun-filled adventure lover in you. Paddle to your hearts content and have it curated just to fit your needs. All you’ve got to do is speak to our in-house specialists at Cinnamon Velifushi Maldives. Go on that much-awaited adventure with your loved one or your family, enjoy the sun and beach while you’re at Maldives.