You will experience that Sri Lankan culture different from the moment you land. Sri Lanka’s genuine hospitality to tourists is renowned. Take care to avoid religious offense. Make sure not to disrespect a monk, do not pose for photographs on religious statues and remove shoes and socks when entering temples. Wearing revealing clothes and materials with Buddha figures are highly offended.
Sun & Water
Tap water is not safe to drink, and boiling and filtering are sometimes done too hastily in some hotels and restaurants, so the best solution is to drink bottled water. Make sure you look for SSL certification when purchasing. Sri Lanka beaches can be very sunny if you are going on a beach tour or a hike make sure you wear sun cream, shades, and cotton cloths.