Roads tangled with tuk tuks and buses blaring Bollywood music. Cyclists weaving effortlessly among them, their toddlers expertly balanced on the handlebars. One of the best ways to see the real Sri Lanka is by road. What’s more, with a professional driver and a number of stops at some of Sri Lanka’s best hotels along the way, it needn’t be nerve-wracking. Especially when there are endless beaches, heart-stopping views and delicious local cuisine to experience at every turn. If you’re set on seeing this jewel of an island but not sure where to start, let our west coast itinerary inspire you.