Sri Lanka is presently listed on the best honeymoon destinations. The “just married” couples looking forward to voyage au Sri Lanka for exploring the beaches, the verdant jungles, hill stations, riversides etc. Over the past few years, the island country on the Indian Ocean suffered worst for the rise of militants. But now, it is a peaceful land offering the one-stop destinations for the family vacationers as well as the honeymooners in search of the peaceful nooks on the lap of nature.
Let’s explore some of the most awe-inspiring honeymoon gateways in Sri Lanka—
Honeymooners looking forward to a serene nook prefer some of the chosen hideaway destinations across Sri Lanka. Ella, the peaceful mountain village of Sri Lanka has earned its reputation for offering that tranquility to the romantic couples. April is the best time to explore this mountainous village. Couples can get shelter in the wonderful resorts on the lap of nature. By exploring the tea gardens, enchanting natural beauty, and views from the Little Adam’s Peak, the travelers can surely bring back home some fresh and mesmerizing memories.
One of the strongly recommended destinations in Sri Lanka for the newlyweds is Bentota. The lovers, looking for one of the most stupendous places to celebrate their union can choose this lagoon created with the union on Bentota Ganga and the sea waters. The breathtaking views of the palm fringed beaches by the turquoise waters will make the honeymooners more romantic. November to April is the ideal time to explore the amazing place where the honeymooners can indulge in various beach and water activities such as snorkeling, sailing, diving, canoeing, and more.
Kandy- the last royal capital of the country- is one of the chosen places for the traditional Sri Lankan honeymoon. The place is a significant shrine for the Buddhists as the relics of the Buddha’s tooth is preserved here. The honeymooners can explore the enriched traditions of the place by visiting various landmarks and enjoying the food and hospitality of the locals. An elephant ride at Kandy is a must. Vacationers are strongly recommended to visit the Elephant Orphanage at Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage and enjoy the Kandyan dancing performed at the cultural centers of Kandy.
Adventurous honeymooners can select a tour package for safaris instead of the beach, hill, or city destination. Yala National Park, Sinharaja Forest reserve, Habarana etc are the chosen places for the adventurous honeymooners in Sri Lanka.