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Sri Lanka


Marco Polo’s impression of Sri Lanka was that “This is the finest island in all the world.”

Sri Lanka is a very diverse island.  You can discover Buddhist Temples, jungles, beaches, ancient ruins, mountains, lakes, tea plantations, animal preserves, and many other cultural and natural sites.  We can arrange individual and group outings directly from Ashtanga Lanka.  With so much to see and do, we recommend visiting these links:


Tourist Board web site at http://www.srilankatourism.org
Lonely Planet   http://www.lonelyplanet.com

 

Weather

Average temperature at Rocky Point is 27 degrees C. It rarely rises above 34 C.
It does get chilly in the mountains however. The most favorable time for visiting the south of Sri Lanka is from November to April.

Religion

The main religions in Sri Lanka are:
Buddhism- 70%
Hinduism- 16%
Christianity- 7%
Islam- 7%

 

Currency

The currency in Sri Lanka is  the rupee. (Rs.)
For current exchange rates please link here:

Currency Converter


Time Zone

For your convenience check the following site:
http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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