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Beauty of Sri Lanka

Updated on August 24, 2012

The pearl of the Indian Ocean

Sri Lanka, is a small island in the Indian ocean of 65,000 square kilometers. Despite being also a small island has a wide range of geographic features and is rich in natural beauty.

Large area of the country is covered in tropical forests, with hundreds of rivers flowing through them, often cascading in awesome waterfalls.Thousands of living creatures lives in this island and also there are the vivid bird sanctuaries which are belongs to both endemic and visiting birds.

Bablers - Talangama Lake
Bablers - Talangama Lake
A herd of elephants marching towards water - Minneriya National Park
A herd of elephants marching towards water - Minneriya National Park
Adams Peak falls at the edge of Mausakelle resevior - Maskeliya
Adams Peak falls at the edge of Mausakelle resevior - Maskeliya
A family of Sri Lanka deer - Vilpattu National Park
A family of Sri Lanka deer - Vilpattu National Park
Lonely, wind battered tree at Reverstan peak - Knuckles mountain range
Lonely, wind battered tree at Reverstan peak - Knuckles mountain range
Frescoes - Sigiriya UNESCO World Heritage Site
Frescoes - Sigiriya UNESCO World Heritage Site
Green Bee-eater - Vilpattu National Park
Green Bee-eater - Vilpattu National Park
View of a paddy field with mountains and blue sky in the back-drop, Mahiyanganaya
View of a paddy field with mountains and blue sky in the back-drop, Mahiyanganaya
An Indian Roller in lookout pose, Minneriya National Park
An Indian Roller in lookout pose, Minneriya National Park
Leopard cub waiting in the shade for its mother to return - Vilpattu National Park
Leopard cub waiting in the shade for its mother to return - Vilpattu National Park
A Leopard sitting on a jeep track - Vilpattu National Park
A Leopard sitting on a jeep track - Vilpattu National Park
Elderly woman, plucking tea leaves in a low land plantation - Kudawa, Rathnapura
Elderly woman, plucking tea leaves in a low land plantation - Kudawa, Rathnapura
Light filtering through a canopy of trees surrounding "Mapalana Ella" falls, Rathnapura
Light filtering through a canopy of trees surrounding "Mapalana Ella" falls, Rathnapura
Light filter through the storm clouds gathered above paddy fields - Mahiyanganaya
Light filter through the storm clouds gathered above paddy fields - Mahiyanganaya
Close up of a Pitcher Plant - Sinharaja Rain Forest
Close up of a Pitcher Plant - Sinharaja Rain Forest
Early afternoon view of "Buthawa Lake", Yala National Park
Early afternoon view of "Buthawa Lake", Yala National Park
A flock of Open-Bills flying over a lake at dusk - Minneriya
A flock of Open-Bills flying over a lake at dusk - Minneriya
Portrait of a water buffalo
Portrait of a water buffalo
Relaxing by the waterfall - Athwelthota
Relaxing by the waterfall - Athwelthota
Light House at Galle Dutch Fort
Light House at Galle Dutch Fort
Wild Flowers - Morningside
Wild Flowers - Morningside
Nuwara Eliya
Nuwara Eliya
Dewanagala
Dewanagala
Haggala
Haggala
Karuwalagaswewa
Karuwalagaswewa
Kaduoya
Kaduoya
Kukuleganga
Kukuleganga
Dunhinda
Dunhinda
Matara Beach
Matara Beach
Wilgamuwa
Wilgamuwa
Pamunugama
Pamunugama
Kumbumgette
Kumbumgette
Haputhale
Haputhale
Belihuloya
Belihuloya
Thalawakele
Thalawakele

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      apai lassene uthum rate sri lanka.. 

      5 years ago

      Deepika laxmi Rajapakksa.

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      Deepika laxmi Rajapksa. 

      5 years ago

      How i Thanks for This offer

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      Lakshan Thiranagama 

      8 years ago from Colombo, Sri Lanka

      @artwegar: Thanks...!!!!

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      artwegar 

      8 years ago

      your country is really awesome.

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      Lakshan Thiranagama 

      8 years ago from Colombo, Sri Lanka

      @prasetio :Thanks alot for the comment my friend.....credits should go to the photographers.

      Thanks alot..cheers..!!

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      prasetio30 

      8 years ago from malang-indonesia

      I can't say anything here. My friend, this is absolutely beautiful. I really enjoy all the pictures....amazing for me. I hope this could be an idea for travel places. Thank you very much. Rating up!

      Blessing and hugs,

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      Janaka Bandara 

      8 years ago

      Nice photo collection...!!!

    • lakshanhere profile imageAUTHOR

      Lakshan Thiranagama 

      8 years ago from Colombo, Sri Lanka

      Thanks ayya...:)

      like these advices alot. But i'm still learning the language. ;)

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      Nishadha Silva 

      8 years ago from Sri Lanka

      Wow, you got some great picture here, as Indika mentioned it would have being even better if you added some brief descriptions.

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      Lakshan Thiranagama 

      8 years ago from Colombo, Sri Lanka

      thanks bro...:)

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      IndikaT 

      8 years ago from Kandy,Sri Lanka

      Welcome to hub pages! You have got some nice pictures but little more content would increase the quality of the hub. cheers...

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