Clad in white, head to a village temple near Kandy to converse with Buddhist monks and learn about their way of life.
It’s not often you get to experience a foreign city from the perspective of its locals, but in Kandy, Sri Lanka’s last capital of ancient kings, you can do just that with Khiri Travel’s tour seen through the eyes of your local family hosts.
Discover the ‘local face’ of Colombo on our walk and tuk-tuk ride – exploring the backstreets and alleyways of this fascinating metropolis – an enlightening adventure into one of the world’s most friendliest cities.
Yapahuwa, a city in medieval Sri Lanka was once a spectacular citadel – a hidden treasure on Khiri Travel’s roadmap of mystical destinations and archeological sites that are tucked away, off the popular tourist trails.
Khiri Travel Sri Lanka has a brand new tour that provides visitors with refreshing new perspective of Kandy; venturing into the surrounding countryside to discover the local color, culture and lives of everyday people.
Although Garrison Cemetery is only a short walk from Kandy’s royal palace complex it’s rarely visited, and yet our guide will bring to life its dead with colourful tales of individual characters and their demise…
If you really want to experience the true tastes of Sri Lanka, let Khiri Travel guide you into the local community to experience the authentic cuisine with a Sri Lankan family – the delicious flavors of home-cooked cuisine!
Polwaththa Eco Lodges is the epitome of an eco-lodge; a labor of love that its owners have nurtured and successfully integrated into the local community, writes Gili Back, who recently visited this eco-idyll.
Learn the secrets of Sri Lanka’s spice trade with Khiri Travel’s tour to meet spice traders in the town of Galle where you will be enlightened on how make that perfect aromatic blend of savory curry mixes.
If you are traveling to Sri Lanka and looking for some inspirational reading, then look no further than Ondaatje’s excellent Woolf in Ceylon – a true insight into the people and places of this multifaceted country.