Many countries in the world celebrate the new year in 1st of January. However, different calendars from all around the world celebrate distinct New Year’s Day holidays. The new year is celebrated in Sri Lanka from April 13 through April 14. Tamil and Sinhala New Years. One of the must-do experiences during your trip to the island is the greatest celebration in Sri Lanka, which includes a ton of traditions and customs. Sri Lankans welcome the new year in April with a lot of firecrackers, pyrotechnics, and delicacies of traditional sweets based on the sun’s journey from the Meena Rashiya (House of Pieces) to the Mesha Rashiya (House of Aries). We, GOLD LANKA TOURS, arrange everything for you to experience the festival.