Sri Lanka, formerly known as Ceylon, is in SouthernAsia. It is an island country in the Indian Ocean, south of India. Located in the Indian Ocean just south of India, Sri Lanka is an island that is a popular holiday destination.
Uva is a province in Sri Lanka. The train journey from Colombo takes about 9 hours, and runs along the Mahaweli River Valley among green mountains, offering splendid wiews on the highlands, tea crops and countless waterfalls.