SOURCE: LONELY PLANET – March 12, 2021
Whether you’re looking to hit the beach, spot wild elephants, or simply avoid the tourist crowds, here’s Lonely Planet’s guide to the best time to visit Sri Lanka
Quoting the article: “If anywhere deserves the title of a true year-round destination then it’s Sri Lanka. The teardrop-shaped isle’s proximity to the equator ensures pleasantly warm, stable temperatures whatever the season, while its annual dual monsoons means that while one side of the country is taking a soaking, the other is primed for afternoons on the beach. On top of this is a calendar chocked full of festivals and holidays, offering a unique cultural highlight for visitors almost every month.
Whether you’re looking for the best time to hit the beach, spot wild elephants in a national park, hike to the summit of Adam’s Peak, or simply avoid the tourist crowds, here’s our guide to the best time to visit Sri Lanka.”