9 Honeymoon Places to Visit in Sri Lanka

Want to make those special days of honeymoon cherished forever? Well, think about Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka is a tiny island appears a beautiful tear drop neighboring South India. In fact it is a pearl drop and makes a perfect destination for romantic escapades. The tropical island is packed with natural abundance, rich culture, versatile landscapes and scenic hills extending you plenty of opportunities to enjoy a quintessential romantic experience! Here you have the top 9 honeymoon places to visit in Sri Lanka.

1. Bentota- A Beautiful Lagoon -

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Bentota is a river that merges with the sea and forms a breathtaking lagoon! Just like soul mates merge! You cannot resist the exoticness of the lagoon on the stunning beach adorned by palm fringes! The river gives your much needed privacy in the nature’s lap, promising a romantic escapade. Best time to Visit: November to April Cost – Starts from INR 1000 per day / couple. Website:

2. NuwaraEliya – The Little England -

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Also called as Little England, the toy-town vibes and ambience carry the tint of a British country Village! NuwaraEliya means City of Lights and is one of the significant massive tea gardens. If you are up to enjoy some misty mountains blanketing the hills and rain drizzling all over place, don’t miss it. The serene town turns into a lively city crowded by tourists during summer, which indeed become a party town. Best time to visit: November to March Average Cost – From INR 1000 per day to INR 5000 per day / couple Town rice – INR 100 per person Website:

3. Uppuveli– Nilaveli– Twin Coastal Community -

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These two coastal communities are like twin sisters located near Triconmalee! Not an exotic destination, but a beautiful, serene and charming coastal community. You have plentiful places to stay and experience seamless fun in the beach and sands. Nilaveli is an inferior twin sister to Uppuveli! If you think about some serious beach honeymoon,Nilaveli is the right choice. Best time to visit: Throughout the year Cost: From INR 1000 and to INR 4000 per day / couple Website:

Check website for cost of activities like scuba diving, snorkeling, etc.

4. Pigeon Island – Named after Pigeons -

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Pigeons colonized a beautiful island in Sri Lanka. It has two islands; the large island has a beautiful coral reef, where the small one has wild rocky islets! This island contains the Pigeon Island National Park located in the dry zone. Best time to visit: Throughout the year Cost: Entry fee to National Park – $10 for adults and $5 for child up to 12years / per person Website: NA

5. Ella – Beauty at its Best -

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Here comes an intimate getaway, a mini but beautiful breathtaking mountain village that the newly hitched couple should hangout! Pristine atmosphere, cloudy settings, blissful vision of tea plantations, and jungle canopies, immerse you cozily at Ella! Best time to visit: Throughout the year Cost: Average price starts from INR 2000 per day / couple Website:

6. Habarana – Fun and lots of fun -

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Intimacy, nature, fun, adventure and romance, comes in a single cup, Habarana. Jungle Safari literally refers to Habarana, still it is a perfect place for honeymooners. In addition to fun-filled jungle safari, explore the villages on a bullock cart, only you two! Go kayaking or fly in the hot air balloon! Best time to visit: May to October Cost per person: Elephant ride - $50 Jeep Safari - $25 Bullock cart tour –$25

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7. Mirissa- An idyllic beach to unwind -

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One of the most romantic places on the earth! It is the best beach for sitting rather than doing anything. Don’t miss watching dolphins and blue whales on a waterborne safari. Best time to Visit: Throughout the year Cost: For whale and dolphin watching – Rs 4000 per person aged 5 years and above. Website:

8. Kandy – Colorful City -

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The colorful royal capital of Sri Lanka brims with life! Capture the real flavors of the cultural Sri Lanka at Kandy! Kandyan Cultural Centre entertains you with exquisite cultural shows. Of course, don’t miss unique shopping experience and visiting Temple of the Tooth! Best time to visit: July and August (Lavish Kandy Festival) Cost: Average price INR 2500 / per day / couple Website:

9. Anuradhapura – Erstwhile Capital City -

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If you quest for some unique experience, different from beaches and hills, pick Anuradhapura! The sacred city was the capital of Sri Lanka and regarded one of the UNESCO world Heritage Sites. Best time to visit: All round the year Cost: Entry fee - $25 / per person for a full day sightseeing. Website:  
I am Shahil Shah, a traveler and blogger! I bring stories from the places for you to cherish the experiences of my travel. Stay tuned!"



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