A guide to all of Sri Lanka including the long-closed East and North of the country, this work includes chapter on History, Culture and Food and Drink. It offers detailed information on how the country is recovering after the tsunami, and how you can volunteer to help.
Sri Lanka is one of the world's great travel destinations.
This comprehensive guide will help you find idyllic palm-fringed beaches, explore ancient cities, join in on the fun at local festivities and organise an elephant to carry you through the jungle. We cover every option!
*coverage of Jaffna and the North, recently reopened to travelers.
*the best accommodation options, from seaside shanties to opulent colonial mansion hotels.
*colour highlights section to make trip planning easy.
*special section on Sri Lankan cuisine.
*46 maps, including a full-colour country map.