From visiting tea plantations to going on safari, Sri Lanka has numerous adventures awaiting you. Find out what there is to do on your getaway...
Relaxing: There's nothing more relaxing than putting your feet up with a cuppa - so why not spend a day exploring the humble cup of tea's origins? At Pedro Tea Estate, you will be able to wander around the plantation and learn all about how the tea leaf makes it into your cup.
Active types: Magical holiday memories will be made by taking a dawn or dusk safari at Yala National Park. Keep your eyes peeled as, if you're lucky, you could spot leopards, elephants, sloth bears and buffalo.
Romance: A dreamy tropical paradise awaits you at Mirissa Beach, where long sweeping sands and gently lapping waves make this the perfect holiday hideaway for loved-up couples. If you fancy moving away from your beach towel, pay a visit to one of the nearby restaurants to enjoy a taste of local fresh seafood.
Grown-up families: Book a tour around the majestic rainforest of Sinharaja. Teeming with wildlife, you will be able to spot numerous indigenous trees, birds, reptiles and butterflies.
Shopping: Make your way to the island's capital, Colombo, and treat yourself to souvenirs from the local markets and shopping malls.
Nightlife: Bars, discos and casinos can be found in towns and cities such as Hikkaduwa, Colombo.