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Biking and Cycling in Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka is a paradise island blessed with rambling hills, lush landscapes, valleys studded with tea plantations and slopes waiting to be explored. Therefore, cycling in Sri Lanka is an excellent way to enjoy the scenic beauty of the country. There are countless country roads, dirt tracks, foot paths and cart tracks that make Sri Lanka the perfect destination for mountain biking and cycling.
The diverse nature of the terrain throughout the country comprising of highlands and lowlands is ideal for cycling enthusiasts who also seek an element of adventure. Mountain biking in the Central highlands can be demanding as well as rewarding due to the panoramic view that meets the eye. The lowland is ideal for cycling and is perfect for those who don't find the uphill climbs appealing. Whatever your experience in biking may be Abans Tours has something for everyone who finds mountain biking and cycling invigorating.
Dambulla: This scenic region boasts of ancient rock temples and is situated north west of Kandy.
Wasgamuwa National Park: The Park is a spectacular expanse of grasslands and perfect for nature lovers.
Polonnaruwa: The ruins of this ancient capital city, the majestic lake and temples offer a glimpse of the rich cultural heritage of Sri Lanka.
Anuradhapura: Cycling in this ancient capital city, you will be mesmerized by the remains of palaces, temples, monasteries and ceremonial baths.
Buduruwagala: This ancient site comprises of impressive rock carvings and a forest rich in bio diversity.
Knuckles Mountain Range: This is one of the main mountain biking highlights the island boasts of. The challenging trails and bird's eye views are sure to make this biking experience worthwhile.
Adam's Peak: There is an abundance of trails within forests, reservoirs and tea plantations that is appealing and exciting.
Horton plains: This fascinating location comprises of eco systems that appeal to the wildlife enthusiasts. There are cycling trails that travel across areas rich in wildlife.