Sri Lanka among the best honeymoon destinations in Asia: Travel+Leisure

Embark On A Love-Filled Journey To The Best Honeymoon Destinations In Asia

The honeymoon marks one of the first adventures couples embark on post-marriage. Naturally, we all want the best honeymoon destination for the most filmy and romantic time. If you find yourself grappling with the decision, consider Asia! The continent is home to some of the most beautiful countries, enchanting us with its breathtaking landscapes. 

Sri Lanka

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Whether you wish for a cosy escape in the mountains or plan to bask in the sun on the beach, Sri Lanka offers both experiences, eliminating the need for you and your partner to choose between hills and beaches. The “Pearl of the Indian Ocean” is the perfect romantic escape for a couple who loves to explore ancient ruins. Have the time of your life by following our Sri Lanka travel guide.

Things to do in Sri Lanka

Explore the vibrant cities of Colombo and Jaffna to embrace the multicultural lifestyle of Sri Lanka, followed by a spiritual trip to Kandy. Unearth the ancient ruins of Sigiriya, Polonnaruwa and Anuradhapura, living out your Indian Jones adventure with your partner. Surf, relax and catch breathtaking moments while dolphin and whale watching in Galle and Mirissa. Kindle a cosy and romantic escape amid the lush hills of Ella and Nuwara Eliya, relishing each other’s company.

Best time to visit: December to April

How to reach: Colombo’s Bandaranaike International Airport, Colombo International Airport, Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport and Jaffna International Airport are the major airports in Sri Lanka.