Jaffna is the ethnic town of the Tamil people of Sri Lanka. Jaffna District, the northernmost district of the Island of Sri Lanka, is one of the ancient residency areas in Lower South Asia, inhabited by Tamil conversing people. Jaffna is located inside ten degrees of latitude to the north of the equator. It is in close vicinity to the sub-continent of India and divided from it by the Palk Strait and the Bay of Bengal. Some of the top attractions are; the Nellur Temple, a busy and stunning shrine which is worth a visit, then there is the Selva Sannithi Temple, Nagapoosani Temple (Nainatheevu), the Jaffna Library, Nagadeepa Temple, Sri Naga Vihara Temple and also the vaddu kannaki amman temple -vaddukoddai. To arrive at Point Pedro, take a bus from the central bus station (Rs. 68 one-way) to Sri Lanka's most northern point. The journey would take around an hour to the town of Point Pedro from which it is a 5-minute walk north to the Point Pedro sign and a tiny beach. Worth a half-day trip. The red buses marked Point Pedro leave every hour from Jaffna. Book all-inclusive holidays to Jaffna with Hotelslog and discover the beauty of this beautiful destination in Sri Lanka. Plan your holiday to Jaffna now!