Gem and Jewelry Sri Lanka Ahangama Galle Weligama

Gem & Jewelry Factory

The gems of Sri Lanka have been famous throughout history. The island is home to nearly 75 varieties of coloured and colourless gemstones. Witness the masters of their craft at work.

Gem & Jewelry Factory

A Collision Of History And Beauty

Gems and Sri Lanka have shared a long history, that has at times brought the tiny island to the forefront of global trade. The best gems to buy in Sri Lanka are sapphires and rubies. You can also find exquisite cat's eyes, spinels, aquamarines, blue topaz, garnets, tourmalines, amethysts, zircons, moonstones and alexandrites.

Historical Journey

The history of Sri Lanka's gem industry is both steeped in history and globally renowned. The island was called Ratna-Dweepa, which translates to "Gem Island. According to Marco Polo, the island is home to some of the world's finest sapphires, topazes, amethysts, and other stones. Beryl and sapphire were the 2 mainstays of Sri Lanka's gem industry, according to the 2nd-century astronomer Ptolemy.

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Stilt Fisherman

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Whale And Dolphin Watching

Experience one of the most exciting excursions you can do on the island. Come observe the playful dolphins or the gigantic whales that call the ocean home.

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Be enthralled by the fascinating snake species and learn about habitation and the importance of protecting these animals. An up-close and personal experience with some of the most beautiful creatures that call the island home.

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Coconut Plantation Sri Lanka Ahangama Weligama

Coconut Factory

Be amazed at how valuable a coconut tree is, from acting as a staple in Sri Lankan cuisine to the variety of products created using this plant. Learn the intricacies of a classic craft and an industry that has survived the test of time.


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