The beautiful island of Sri Lanka is a land of many wonderful customs and traditions. A tour in this magnificent island will help you to create enchanting memories that will last a lifetime. There are many delightful things that you can do and see when you are travelling here. There are magnificent temples to visit, busy city streets to admire, quaint villages to explore, majestic jungles to discover, dazzling beaches to fall in love with and stunning shopping areas to visit! When you do visit the sensational shopping areas of the country, be sure to look for the gorgeous saris! Their vibrant colours will easily capture your attention anyway!
Sari is a traditional garment that many women in Sri Lanka wear. The osariya, which is also called Kandyan sari, is the iconic traditional garment of women in Sri Lanka. The sari generally consists of six yards of beautiful, seamless cloth. It is draped around the body in a unique way, to give the wearer a truly graceful appearance. The sari is worn with a jacket of a matching shade. You will find saris in lots of beautiful colours, designs and textures. The price range of saris in Sri Lanka vary greatly too. You will be able to find simple ones priced between Rs. 1000 and Rs. 2000. If you really want to splurge you will be able to buy saris of exquisite workmanship, with gorgeous bead work and laces.
There are plenty of sari shops located all around the island. You will be able to shop for saris to your heart’s content when you are travelling in the island with Green Holiday Centre. Places like Pettah, Wellawatta, Nugegoda and Dehiwala are quite popular among sari lovers. You will be able to order saris online nowadays too, making your shopping experience remarkably convenient!