Explore Sri Lanka with kids with our collection of Travel Stories on Sri Lanka with Kids
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Editor’s note:  Seida, a French mum based in Singapore, was one of our first contributors on kidsonboard.net Many readers have written in with queries on managing a trip around Sri Lanka...

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Editor’s note: Ling Tan shares a review of Raja and The Whales, from her whale watching expedition in Mirrisa, Sri Lanka. The majestic Blue Whales, the largest mammal on earth, had...

Lighthouse

Editor’s note: If you are looking for a comfortable introduction to Sri Lanka with kids, Ling Tan suggests spending time in the old fortified town of Fort Galle. She shares with...

Udawalawe-elephant

Editor’s note: Visiting Sri Lanka with kids and hoping for elephants in the wild? Udawalawe National Park in Sri Lanka has one of the highest concentration of wild elephants in the...

Mirissa_WhaleWatch

Editor’s note: The Blue Whales are the largest mammals in the world, and Mirrisa, Sri Lanka, is becoming a hot spot for marine enthusiasts keen on sighting these giant giants. Here,...

Tail up!

Mirissa, Sri Lanka Beautiful Mirissa Harbour. We set off from here. Blue Whale dorsal fin Lobtailing into the waters. Another one! Tail up! One of many we spotted that morning We...

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Editor’s note: Sri Lanka’s tea country, a huge expanse stretching across the island’s midsection, is best enjoyed from the romance of a train carriage, Seida was told. She felt though, that...

Sigiriya

Editor’s note: Sigiriya is one of the most recognised historical monuments of Sri Lanka.  To get to highest point of the fortress, one must climb an openair “staircase” of 1250 steps,...

leopard

Editor’s note: You don’t have to travel all the way to the African continent for a wild encounter with the elusive leopard.  Here in South Asia, Sri Lanka’s Yala National Park...