Unawatuna is a small village surrounded by palm groves, fruit plantations and picturesque sandy beaches that came down as if from a picture of an advertising booklet. About 20 years ago, Discovery called the Unawatuna Main Beach one of the most beautiful in the world. Since then, a true pilgrimage to tourists tired of the cold and smog began in the south of Sri Lanka.
HOW TO GET THERE?
Unawatuna is 150 km from Colombo Airport. There are several ways to get to the resort.
Taxi. The trip will take about 3 hours and will cost about 100 USD. It is better to take an official taxi at Continue reading
Maafushi Island is located 27 km from the capital of Male and is part of the Kaafu Atoll. It differs from other islands by lower prices and the ability to live side by side with the local population, which is very loyal to visitors.
On a modest land plot 1.27×0.26 km there are hotels, guesthouses, shops with everything you need, cafes, restaurants and even a prison. It is located in the southern part of the resort. The exterior of the public institution looks very attractive and does not betray its purpose, so the rest does not overshadow.
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WEATHER AT MAAFUSHI
The island has a subequatorial monsoon climate. Hot weather is year round. Air temperature ranges Continue reading
Mirissa is a small resort in southern Sri Lanka between Matara and Weligama. The town arose thanks to tourists who chose a picturesque beach and made it a rule to often visit these places. Around the holidaymakers began to build hotels, guesthouses, cafes and other infrastructure that helps guests of the island spend honestly earned money on vacation.
HOW TO GET THERE?
To get from Colomobo to Mirissa you need to take the bus next to Matara. The trip will cost about 300 rupees and will take from 4 to 5 hours. You can also take the train that goes to the Weligama station, located 7 km from the destination, and the rest of the way by taxi or tuk-tuk. If finances allow, it’s more convenient hire a taxi or mini-vein immediately at the airport. It will cost from 80 to 130 USD depending on the type of vehicle and the number of people. Travel time from 3 to 4 hours.
A strip of golden sand, framed by rows of slender palms and washed by the sapphire ocean, is often called the most Continue reading
Lamai Beach is one of the most popular on Koh Samui. It attracts with clear water, through which you can watch fast fishes, clean sand and exotic nature. Prices here are slightly lower compared to Chaweng. In this part of the island you can comfortably stay in a hotel or rent an apartment at an affordable price. A wide variety of entertainment is available in abundance.
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HOW TO GET THERE?
Regular buses run between Samui Airport and the Lamai area. The fare is 150 baht. A taxi ride will cost from 600 to 800 baht, a minivan – 200 baht. Continue reading
Sri Lanka is an amazing island offering breathtaking views both on land and under water. The coastal area abounds with coral reefs, which are ideal for snorkeling. Colorful fish, nimble mollusks, important predators live at a shallow depth, which allows you to consider marine life in detail.
A number of hotels on the south coast have their own home reefs, located directly on the territory of the complex. It takes only a couple of minutes to plunge into the fantastic underwater world: you just need to put on a mask, flippers and enter the water.
The best time for snorkeling on the east and northeast coasts is from May to October. On the western and southwestern parts of the island, the most favorable months are from November to March. Continue reading