srilanka is surrounded by Indian ocean. It is an tiny island located south to india.
Because of its location in the path of major sea routes, Sri Lanka is a strategic naval link between West Asia and South East Asia, and has been a center of Buddhist religion and culture from ancient times.
Ancient Sri Lanka was also the first in the world to have established a dedicated hospital in Mihintale in the 4th century BCE. Ancient Sri Lanka was also the world's leading exporter of cinnamon, which was exported to Egypt as early as 1400 BCE. Sri Lanka was also the first Asian nation to have a female ruler in Queen Anula.
The recorded history is goes 2500 years ago.
srilanka is very popular among travelers.
The government has launched some projects recently to attract travelers around the world.