Gem & Jewellery
Sri Lankan Gem industry has a long and colorful history. Sri Lanka was affectionately known as “Ratna-Dweepa” its means Gem Island. The Gem industry in Sri Lanka (also known as Ceylon, Serendib, etc.) it has been in existence for over 2500 years. There are more than 30 popular gem varieties and many rarer collector gemstones. Some varieties also come in a range of colors. . Sri Lanka has the highest density of gem deposits compared to its landmass. Ratnapura contains the most gem deposits and derived its name from the gem industry. Ratnapura means “city of gems”.
The traveler can get the shopping experience specially from the main cities and towns in Sri Lanka such as, Colombo, Galle, Kandy, Hikkaduwa, etc; You can shop conventional and traditional items as well as normal human needy products and services in these places with high quality and affordable prices.
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