Located below India and Sri Lanka, the tropical nation of Maldives has nearly 2000 small islands.
The island is known for its crystalline waters, swaying palm trees, sandy beaches, water sports and for the most exotic water villas. With great weather throughout the year, Maldives is great for a tropical getaway.
When planning to visit Maldives, a common problem faced by many tourists is not knowing which resorts would deliver a great experience. If your idea of the perfect holiday involves modern and spacious villas, with stunning views of the glistening Maldivian sea look no further, Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives is your best choice.
Located just 40 mins away from the Velana International Airport, the resort comprises of villas on water, on the beach or in the garden. Soak up the sun as you enjoy a range of activities from surfing and diving to mono-skiing and wake-boarding. Relax and escape the stresses of life by indulging in a range of body treatments offered by the hotel’s spa. Enjoy a range of local and international culinary delights while overlooking the pristine beach and blue waters when you dine at the resort. The resort creates a unique experience for adults and kids alike making it memorable for everyone.
The teardrop shaped island is surrounded by the Indian Ocean making it a popular tropical destination. The country is blessed with a diverse range of environments. From sandy shores, pristine mountains covered with tea plantations to astonishing wildlife, the island offers adventurers a taste of everything.
The varied fauna in the island makes a wildlife tour an experience you can not miss while on holiday. Situated on the south coast of Sri Lanka, Yala National Park is the most famous wildlife park. The park is home to a large number of mammals and more than 200 bird species. The park is also known to have the biggest concentration of leopards along with peacocks, sloth bears, spotted deer and majestic elephants.
Wild Coast Tented Lodge by Resplendent Ceylon is a luxury tented camp that is situated in a stunning location overlooking the Indian Ocean. The hotel curates experiences to your liking allowing you to immerse yourself in the wilderness. The guided bush walks, game drives and birding experiences are some of the many excursions offered by the hotel that truly allows guests to experience the wildlife.
Covered in lush tea estates, cascading waterfalls and spectacular sceneries, the hill country is a destination you must visit. The island is known for its Ceylon tea and produces most of it in the hill country. The richness and taste of the tea is a result of continuous care and dedication that is put into making Ceylon tea the world’s finest tea. If you want to know how handpicked tea in Sri Lanka is manufactured and processed to be distributed around the world you can curate a tour around one of many tea estates in the country. Renowned companies like Dilmah have worked hard towards producing garden fresh unblended tea of the finest quality to stay ahead of the competition. Make sure you indulge in a cup of Dilmah Tea when you visit Sri Lanka or simply shop online on Dilmah to get it delivered to your doorstep.
If you are visiting the island for the first time or want to know about other famous destinations visit Tales of Ceylon. The site contains everything you need to plan your visit to Sri Lanka. From flight details to accommodation options to the most authentic experiences you can try out while your stay on the island.