5 of Sri Lanka’s best water-sports

Posted by Jennifer Hopps on May 10 th, 2016 in Activities, Destinations


Sri Lanka’s monsoon weather patterns are such that one half of the island’s coastal waters are always in season for water-sports. From white-water rafting to scuba diving, the island is ideal for many water-sports and boasts one of the top ten surf spots in the world. Below are some useful hints and tips for those seeking some aqua-adventure in their holiday. For more information on these water-sports, Sri Lanka and our company, visit www.reddottours.com

Sri Lanka: the island of escapism

Posted by Jennifer Hopps on April 18 th, 2016 in Accommodation

When it comes to booking a summer getaway, most are searching for a holiday destination which offers total and utter relaxation and the chance to escape the mundane stresses of everyday life. During the English summer months, there are many areas of Sri Lanka which offer travellers a tranquil stay: from the cool, lush green hills of the tea country, to the enchanting sandy beaches of the east coast. Between June and September, whilst the west is affected by monsoon rains, the rest of the island enjoys stable sunshine. Below we have picked out some of the most beautiful, laid-back parts of Sri Lanka which are unaffected by the western rains and a selection restful accommodation in these areas, including simplistic eco-retreats set far from urban life.