25 Sri Lanka photos that will make you want to travel

Sri Lanka’s sheer beauty will be etched in our minds forever. These are some of our favourite Sri Lanka photos we captured through our lens during our travels.

All photos were captured using a GoPro Hero 6 and a Cannon EOS 1200D and if you looking for some tips to take great photos, then check out this Beginners guide to travel photography

Sri Lanka, a country rich in culture and heritage, hugged by beautiful tropical beaches and capped with rolling green tea plantations. From temples to bustling street markets and local kids playing in the villages… we loved it all.

25 incredible Sri Lanka photos after a month of travels:

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‘Time stands still’

 

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‘A taste of Sri Lanka culture, Kandy’

 

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‘Kandy city alleys’

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‘Honouring a little heritage’

 

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‘Breath taking Dumbulla caves’

 

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‘Outside the Koneswaram Hindu Temple’

 

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In the moment’

 

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‘Traditional stilt island fishing’

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‘Train gazing through hill country to Kandy’

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‘Market meeting place’

 

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‘Prayer to Buddha, Temple of the Tooth’

 

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‘Organic goodness’

 

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‘Morning rounds’

 

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‘Who let the dogs out?’

 

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’50 other shades of green’

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‘When the tide came in’

 

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‘Fire under you sole’

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‘Catch of the day’

 

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‘It’s raining cats and dogs’

 

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‘Afternoon feeding frenzy’

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‘Rolling with the village kids’

 

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‘This little light of mine’

 

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‘Path to Enlightenment’

 

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‘Mirissa sunset silhouette’


If you looking for accommodation in Sri Lanka then we would recommend booking.com alternatively, AirBNB offer some great home stay options too.

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Liza Williams

Born in South Africa, fascinated with culture and loves wood fire pizza. “Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take but by the moments that take our breath away” Follow me on twitter: @soul_drifters

10 thoughts on “25 Sri Lanka photos that will make you want to travel

  • August 13, 2018 at 2:35 am
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    Incredible photos. I’ve heard so much about this country and you have captured this beautifully

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  • August 11, 2018 at 4:36 pm
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    beautiful picture ! Isn’t Sri Lanka a dream ?
    I have been several time and I never get tired of it !

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  • August 11, 2018 at 7:31 am
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    I went to Sri Lanka over 7 years ago and had an awesome time. Would love to go back to experience the beautiful country again. I love your photos, especially of the tea plantation. So green!

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  • August 11, 2018 at 3:46 am
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    I’ve heard so many good things about Sri Lanka 🙂 love the fishing photos especially!

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    • August 11, 2018 at 3:48 am
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      Yeah, one of the only places in the world where they do stilt fishing. Very entertaining to watch.

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  • August 11, 2018 at 3:32 am
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    Amazing photos! Sri Lanka is definitely high on my bucket list and these photos have absolutely made me even hungrier to go!

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  • August 11, 2018 at 3:16 am
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    These photos are incredible! I’m in awe. I would absolutely love to visit Sri Lanka someday. Pinning this for later 🙂

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