Synopses & Reviews
The Rough Guide to Sri Lanka is the definitive guide to one of the world's most beautiful islands. Features include a full-colour section introducing Sri Lanka's highlights. Detailed accounts of all the sights, from the sedate tea plantations of the highlands to Colombo's bustling street markets and the great Buddhist monuments of the Cultural Triangle. Candid reviews of all the best places to eat and stay, from laid-back beachside guesthouses to tranquil ayurveda resorts and elegant colonial-era hotels, plus informed coverage of Sri Lanka's history, culture and religions, plus the lowdown on all the island's colourful festivals and maps for every region.