We describe traveling within the country as adventurous and the best way to experience the destination. Public transport is very affordable but timing can be a challenge. Train rides in Sri Lanka through the hill country offers an amazing experience and the Tuk Tuk rides in any part of the Island is simply exciting and is sure to put a smile on your face.
Concerning train rides, few sectors such as Colombo – (Kandy,Nuwara Eliya,Ella,Galle), needs prior reservations on first class and observations coach.Tickets can be purchased only 14 days prior to travel dates.It is also possible to purchase tickets online.Second class travel needs no prior reservations or cannot book seats in advance.Please note that trains can be crowded on some sectors or experience slight delays.
Sri Lankas road infrastructure has seen a significant improvement since 2009, the government is spending on infrastructure to improve productivity and reduce travel times. The southern and the Airport expressway has surely helped tourist to reach their destination is shorter times.