Retrace the steps of Sita with a visit to Ravana Cave and the eponymous waterfall; and be mesmerised on a hike. Embark on a nocturnal turtle-watching expedition as the ancient reptiles come ashore from Induruwa to Yala. Go on a safari at the country’s oldest national park for a glimpse of its glorious leopards. Delight in the island’s abun- dant and delectable seafood preparations. Browse through the fairs emerging throughout Colombo with enticing goodies in time for the festive season. Enjoy an evening relishing island-inspired, refreshing cocktails. There are many festivals, dramas, art, music and sporting events to witness this month.
Savour delicious seafood in the island, encircled by a shoreline teeming with fish, and a myriad of restaurants across the nation specialising in serving fresh, succulent dishes.
Enjoy fascinating sightings of leopards in Yala, where the density of these regal felines is the highest on the planet, greatly increasing the chances of spotting one.
Hike to Ella Rock and be spellbound by the stunning views of lush mountain ranges and plains. A trek up to peaceful, scenic vistas that is bound to bring utmost gratification.
Relish coastal bliss with dips in blue waters, strolls along golden sandy beaches, adren- alin cravings fed on an array of water sports, and unwind at waterfront soirées.
Start your seasonal shopping early and hand-pick gifts for loved ones from a delightful assortment of festive fare at the multiple popup street fairs around Colombo.