Looking for a destination that most interliners have never been to?
How about a destination you might not even be able to find on a map?
Ever heard of Sri Lanka?
Sri Lanka (formerly Ceylon) is an island nation south of India in the Indian Ocean. Its diverse landscapes range from rainforest and arid plains to highlands and sandy beaches. It’s famed for its ancient Buddhist ruins, including the 5th-century citadel Sigiriya, with its palace and frescoes. The city of Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka’s ancient capital, has many ruins dating back more than 2,000 years.
Where do you fly to to get to Sri Lanka? The capital is Colombo. The airport code of CMB. Most of the major carriers in the far east and middle east fly here. Airlines like Cathay Pacific, Singapore Airlines, Air India, Emirates, Turkish Air, Qatar and Korean Air to name a few.
So what is there to do in Sri Lanka?
The Independent in the UK just did a story on the 23 reasons to visit Sri Lanka.