Sri Lanka is a country located southeast of India. It is inhabited by about 20 million people and has a great cultural wealth and religieux.La main religion is Buddhism, the second is the Hindu.

This country is beautiful, both in its landscape diversity, culture, religion. It has an abundant flora and fauna and very rich. It is not unusual to see an elephant, a monkey colony or a Varang of more than a meter of Bengal at the corner of a road.

The people are friendly and always smiling.

We have much gallivanting during our two week trip. But alas, we did not see everything. Avon we landed in Colombo where we stayed for a day to tour the city. then towards the southern beaches via Galle to stop two days at Weligama.

Then departure for the Yala Park and Leopards in the extreme south of the country.We have had the chance to cross two !!! Magical encounters.

Then depart the next day to the mountainous center of the country: Ella leadership, its mild climate, its fields of tea and lush vegetation are of rare beauty.

Next step: management Kandy (the second largest city of Sri Lanka) via mountain roads to the ever more sublime landscapes that other one! We are stayed there one day to visit the spice market, the temple of the tooth of Buddha and a traditional dance show Sri Lanke.

The next day, depart towards the cultural triangle to visit the temples of Matara and of Dumbula. In the afternoon we take the opportunity to do a safari in a reserve full of elephants with many small ….. a true moment of happiness with his animals ….

Finally, we take the train to ride in Nilaveli, next to Trimcomalé for a few days along the water, snorkeling with reef fish and black tip sharks.

Now for some photos of this journey up color !!!!!

pictures of a Fisherman nets on Nilaveli Beach Sri Lanka.

pictures of Fisherman on their canes - Nilaveli Beach Sri Lanka

fish stalls are common on roadsides of sri lanka

Baby turtle on Nilaveli Beach in Sri Lanka

picture of buddha in Dambulla cave temple in sri lanka

Elephant of Minneriya Park  in central Sri Lanka, just before the night

Chipmunks (Tamias striatus) - squirrels in Sri Lanka

pictures of a Fisherman nets on Nilaveli Beach Sri Lanka.