Best of Sri Lanka

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Welcome to Colombo. Upon arrival you will be met & transfer to Negombo. Stay overnight at Amagi Aria Hotel in Negombo. (-/-/-)

Pick up from the Negombo hotel and transfer to Wella and observe the fishermen’s way of life. Watch how they spread out their nets with care hoping for that ‘big catch’.
Then proceed to Sigiriya while experiencing how busy roads change gradually to a flat terrain spreading miles ahead as the climate gets warmer.
As the journey begins, you will witness coconut cultivations and while you drive towards Sigiriya, you will see vast areas of paddy fields. As your journey deepens into the northern part of the island you will be able to witness exotic birds, Monitor Lizards, grey Buffalos and overly friendly Monkeys.
On your way you will also witness beautiful pineapple plantations. Stop near a pineapple plantation and enjoy the fresh and tasty pineapple.
Proceed to Sigiriya, and visit the famous Lion Rock, considered as the eighth wonder of the world.
Stay overnight in Hotel Sigiriya. (B)

Proceed to the Giritale tank, one of the finest landmarks in the Kingdom of Lakes! Then continue on to Polonnaruwa.
Stop at a village market, join in an interactive cooking experience with the local family and share lunch with them.
Then visit Polonnaruwa ancient city, take a walk across this UNESCO World Heritage Site – a kingdom of the greatest kings that ruled the island – and witness how stone-carved Buddha statues as well as architectural and historic monuments add value to Polonnaruwa.
Observe the glamour of Gal Viharaya, Lankatilaka, Rankot Vehera, Thivanka Image House as well as Thuparama before heading out from a remarkable royal capital of Sri Lanka! Stay overnight in Hotel Sigiriya. (B)

Visit Dambulla in the morning to witness the religious and cultural landmark embedded in Dambulla Cave Temples. Step through the gateways trodden by millions of devotees and take a slow climb right to its summit to observe over 80 caves which were prime meditating grounds for Buddhist monks throughout phases of history.
Proceed to Kandy via Matale.
Stop in Matale – the cradle of spices in Sri Lanka – on your way to the Hill Capital to observe how Sri Lanka’s world-class spices are grown and processed. Start your spice garden tour under the watchful eyes of an in-house specialist who will take you through a journey entwining with spices and their herbal values. Finally, enjoy a cup of herbal tea – something unique for a Sri Lankan at heart – before heading out to the all-important last royal capital of Sri Lanka, Kandy.
Welcome to the Colosseum of Heritage! Take a walk through streets of Kandy and observe how life unfolds under the shades of Heritage.
In the evening, take part in a city tour in Kandy before witnessing a cultural show featuring traditional Sri Lankan dances. Stay overnight in Kaya Residence in Kandy. (B)

Watch how locals garnish their culinary experience – the traditional way at the resort you stay.
Then you can purchase optional tour to the Temple of The Tooth Relic.
Head towards Peradeniya and walk through the gateways of the Royal Botanical Garden which enshrines an abundance of flora. Walk through the giant palms and be enchanted by rare orchids, spices and herbs which are sometimes found nowhere else across the island.
Proceed to Nuwara Eliya. En-route Visit Ramboda Falls.
Walk into a traditional factory processing fine Ceylon Tea. After the tea plucking session enjoy the finest Ceylon tea at the tea lounge. Stay overnight at Hill Club Hotel. (B)

Proceed to Ella. Catch a local train that will rattle its way to Ella and be mesmerized by the breathtaking views that will swish pass your window. Once you reach Ella climb up to the top of the mountain to view the unforgettable Ella-Gap. Then climb down and proceed to Yala. Welcome to leopard country. Yala National Park has the highest density of leopards in the world.
You will enjoy the Garden BBQ Dinner near the camp site. Stay overnight in Wild Panthera Camp Site. (B)

Take a snack breakfast and transfer to do the Yala Safari.
Wake up early in the morning to the chirps of birds announcing the dawn. Enter Yala park and head inside through its bumpy roads and wide open plains to witness an abundance of peacock, crocodiles, wild boar and spotted deer grazing across the scrub forest.
Then proceed to Ahangama where sky meets the sea under the sun. It is a place to relax, rejuvenate and experience a tropical beach resort that will offer where you will enjoy sun, sea, sand and the way of life in the remote south of Sri Lanka. Stay overnight at Insight Resort and Spa. (B)

Excursion to Galle. Experience the local bus from Ahangama to Galle to get the hang of the local lifestyle. Experience how the locals get along with their daily means of transport as the bus will take you along the coastline to Galle. In public transport be vigilant of your pockets, valuables.
Walk through the Galle city, living museum of the Dutch architecture, which still boasts of its colonial heritage and historic fort. Walk into the gigantic gateways of the. Take a walk along the well-paved roads of this UNESCO World Heritage Site that has remarkably held its ground throughout years of its living style by itself.
Then catch a public train to Ahangama. Hence it’s a nice feeling to witness typical southern Sri Lanka villages occasionally experiencing the train to the southern coastal line. Stay overnight at Insight Resort and Spa. (B)

Enjoy your mind, body and soul with a Yoga session early in the morning which is guaranteed to seal your holiday with a stamp of perfection.
After breakfast transfer to Colombo airport (3.5 hours) for your departure flight or extend your stay in this peaceful beach town. (Transfer time is after breakfast).
Tour prices are from prices based on per person, twin share. If the dates are not suitable for you, please contact us as we may operate a private tour just for you, surcharges will apply.

Departure Dates Twin Share Single
DEC 2018: 28 $1,320 $1,795 Inquiry Now
Jan 2019: 04, 11, 18, 25 $1,495 $1,905 Inquiry Now
FEB 2019: 01, 08, 15, 22 $1,530 $1,910 Inquiry Now
MAR 2019: 01, 18, 15, 22, 29 $1,495 $1,905 Inquiry Now
APR 2019: 05, 12, 15, 19, 26 $1,495 $1,905 Inquiry Now
MAY 2019: 03, 10, 17, 24, 31 $1,495 $1,905 Inquiry Now
JULY 2019: 05, 12, 19, 26 $1,595 $2,005 Inquiry Now
AUGUST 2019: 02, 09, 16, 23, 30 $1,595 $2,005 Inquiry Now
SEPTEMBER 2019: 06, 13, 20, 27 $1,495 $1,905 Inquiry Now
OCTOBER 2019: 04, 11, 18, 25 $1,495 $1,905 Inquiry Now
NOVEMBER 2019: 01, 08, 15, 22, 29 $1,495 $1,905 Inquiry Now
DEC 2019: 06, 13 $1,495 $1,905 Inquiry Now
  • 8 nights twin/double share accommodation
  • Services of an English Speaking chauffeur guide
  • Safari Jeep hire cost at Yala National Park.
  • Cycle hire cost in Giritale
  • Train Ticket (Nanu Oya to Ella & Ahangama to Galle)
  • Entrance fees
  • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Daily breakfast, 1 lunch