Research & Education tour, Sri Lanka

Research & Education

Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka

Research & Education

The "Island of Marvels" has plenty and more to offer for those who seek. Experience unique will life expeditions, spanning from whale watching in mirissa to night safari in Yala and Wilpaththu wildlife sanctuaries. Learn about Gems, plantations, spices, architecture and many more truly unique to Srilanka. For those who seek inner peace, discover the roots of Buddhism and Ayurveda.

Anuradhapura

Anuradhapura is a major city in Sri Lanka. It is the capital city of North Central Province, Sri Lanka and the capital of Anuradhapura District.

Abhayagiri Dagaba
Isurumuniya
Jetavanaramaya
Lankaramaya
Lovamahapaya
Mirisawetiya Stupa
Sri Maha Bodhi Viharaya
Thuparamaya Dagaba

Dambulla

Lying at the heart of the Cultural Triangle is the little town of DAMBULLA is famous for its remarkable cave monasteries: five magical, dimly lit grottoes crammed with magnificent statues and decorated with some of the finest murals in the country, offering a picture-perfect snapshot of historical artistry at its finest.

Dambulla Cave Temple
Pidurangala Rock
Rose Quartz Mountain
Sigiriya Lion Rock

Jaffna

Jaffna is a city on the northern tip of Sri Lanka. Nallur Kandaswamy is a huge Hindu temple with golden arches and an ornate gopuram tower. By the coast, star-shaped Jaffna Fort was built by the Portuguese in the 17th century and later occupied by the Dutch and British. Jaffna Public Library is a symbol of the city’s post-war regeneration. Jaffna Archaeological Museum has Dutch cannons and pre-colonial artifacts.

Dutch Fort
Keerimalai Naguleswaram Kovil
Nagadeepa Rajamaha Viharaya
Nainativu
Nallur Kandaswamy Kovil

Polonnaruwa

Poḷonnaruwa is the main town of Polonnaruwa District in North Central Province, Sri Lanka. Kaduruwela area is the Polonnaruwa New Town and the other part of Polonnaruwa remains as the royal ancient city of the Kingdom of Polonnaruwa.

Gal Viharaya
Lankatilaka Vihara
Royal Palace of King Parakramabahu
Parakrama Samudra
Pothgul Vehera (Ancient Library)
Maha Parakkramabahu Statue
Thivanka Image House

Ratnapura

Ratnapura is a major city in Sri Lanka. It is the capital city of Sabaragamuwa Province, as well as the Ratnapura District, and is a traditional centre for the Sri Lankan gem trade.

Ratnapura

Trincomalee

Trincomalee is a port city on the northeast coast of Sri Lanka. Set on a peninsula, Fort Frederick was built by the Portuguese in the 17th century. Within its grounds, the grand Koneswaram Temple stands on Swami Rock cliff, a popular vantage point for blue-whale watching. The holy complex contains ornate shrines and a massive statue of Shiva. Nearby Gokanna Temple has panoramic views over the city and the coastline.

Trincomalee Beach Activities
Commonwealth WAR Cemetery
Trincomalee Whale and Dolphin Watching
Fort Frederick - ෆෙඩ්රික් කොටුව
Hoods Tower Naval Museum
Kanniya Hot Water Well
Koneswaram Kovil
Sri Pathrakali Amman Temple

Wilpattu

Wilpattu National Park is a park located on the island of Sri Lanka. The unique feature of this park is the existence of "Willus" - Natural, sand-rimmed water basins or depressions that fill with rainwater.

Wilpattu National Park