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The Best Outdoor Activities in Sri Lanka

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    Hike across Horton Plains National Park, a protected forest and grassland plateau rich in biodiversity. With two of the highest peaks in the
    Tours from $60
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    Udawalawe National Park , Uda Walawe National Park
    At Udawalawe National Park, 165 km (103 mi) east of Sri Lanka's capitol, explore the sanctuary for wild animals that were once displaced duri
    Tours from $33
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    The Golden Temple , Dambulla
    Visit the ancient complex of The Golden Temple, a series of cave temples and a World Heritage Site. Step 22 centuries back in time as you exp
    Tours from $42
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    Go for a quick hike to the top of Little Adam's Peak, an easy walk from downtown Ella in a lush picturesque setting. The mountain’s name come
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    The largest known meeting place for Asian elephants, Minneriya National Park provides the natural corridor amidst tropical dry mixed evergree
    Tours from $33
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