Sri Lanka offers a range of adventures and thrill rides which are unmatched elsewhere. From the top of the mountains to the depths of the oceans and turbulent rivers Sri Lanka has something unique to offer. With varying climates and Geography packed into a small island such adventure tours can be arranged with the minimum travel hassle.
A dip in the oceans, snorkeling, scuba diving, and surfing are the most popular beach sports in the country. With the oceans filled with coral gardens, multitude of exotic fishes and ancient wrecks Sri Lanka offers one of the best diving experiences in the world. Surfing too has made great strides in recent times, especially in Southern and Eastern coasts. The sea around Sri Lanka is also one of the most challenging marine game fishing locations while white water rafting, Kayaking and canoeing are some of the relatively new water sports practiced in the country.
With roads taking visitors through mountains, forests, wild life parks, serene villages, Sri Lanka also offers many opportunities for hikers and trekkers. Also, horse and elephant riding are too becoming popular now.
Climbing rocks, mountains and waterfalls are experiences that the visitor who seek such adventures will never forget. Also as Sri Lanka is a relatively small island these adventures are packed within few miles of each other, thus travelers could enjoy many of them with the least distance to travel.