Sri Lanka’s capital, the country’s biggest city, culturally rich, perfect for a new discovery. Here’s our guide to the area, popular restaurants we’d recommend you eat at and places you really should see. So sleep, dream then get out and have some fun!
A train trip to Kandy, capital of Hill Country, takes you from the hum of the vibrant fort region of Colombo, where market vendors trade noisily and tuk-tuks swerving around, on a slow rise through paddy fields, tea estates, tunnels and rocks, to a part of the world barely touched by modern developments. Revel in the shades of greens in Sri Lanka.
Train ticket: LKR 2,900/- (both ways)