General

10 Days 9 Nights

Prices quoted are per person and based on 2 sharing a double or twin room and transport with an English speaking driver.

This tour takes you on an adventure from fishing town of Negombo, through to the heavenly highlands of the tea country, and out to the sun-stained beaches of the South Coast, encapsulating the diversity that makes up Sri Lanka. As you make your way from the rolling hills and tea trails of the countryside to the pristine sands and turquoise seas of the coast, you will get a real taste of what this country has to offer.

 

Tour Details

Day 1
From the airport to Negombo 13km
After picking you up from the airport, we will transfer you to Negombo, an established holiday destination on the west coast characterized by neat canals left by the Dutch and the traditional catamaran boats that line the beach.
Overnight at Villa Araliya

 

Day 2
Negombo to Habarana 181km
Moving on from Negombo we will drive North for hotter climes, denser jungle, and the ancient cities which define modern day Sri Lanka. Our journey back into the roots of Sri Lankan civilization starts in Dambulla where one of Sri Lanka’s most impressive cave temples stands.
After lunch you will check into your hotel and have an afternoon at leisure. If you feel more adventurous, an elephant ride in the jungle awaits!
Overnight at Kassapa

 

Day 3 & 4
Habarana to Kandy 119km
In the morning you will have the option to climb the breathtaking Sigiriya Rock. After the climb you will be taken to Kandy a tour around the city as well as a visit to the well known Temple of the Tooth. After a lovely lunch you will drive out of Kandy and up into the knuckles range. After breakfast the next day, the stunning scenic beauty of the mighty knuckles range awaits you. From bathing in the crystal clear waters of streams nearby to hiking on many of the area’s popular trails, you will experience rural Sri Lanka at its best.
Overnight at Corberts Rest

 

Day 5 & 6
Kandy to Nuwara Eliya 94.6km
This morning you will leave the natural beauty of the Knuckles and return to Kandy to catch the train to Nuwara Eliya. This train journey, famed for its magnificent views of misty mountains and tea trails has often been described as one of the most awe-inspiring routes in the country. Spend the next day exploring the city dubbed as Sri Lanka’s “Little England”.
Overnight at Hill Club

 

Day 7 to 9
Nuwara Eliya to Galle 268km
It’s time to leave the Highlands now as you wend your way towards the sun soaked sands of Sri Lanka’s south coast. From here the choice of activities is all yours. From whale and dolphin watching in Mirissa to culture at the Galle Fort and lots of fabulous eats in between, it couldn’t be a better way to spend your last few days..
Overnight at The Villa

Day 10
Galle to Airport 154km

Today it’s time to say good bye and return home!

 

 

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Kandy

KandyKandy is a large city in central Sri Lanka. It’s set on a plateau surrounded by mountains, which are home to tea plantations and biodiverse rainforest. The city’s heart is scenic Kandy Lake (Bogambara Lake), which is popular for strolling. Kandy is famed for sacred Buddhist sites, including the Temple of the Tooth (Sri Dalada Read more

Negombo

NegomboNegombo is a city on the west coast of Sri Lanka, north of the capital, Colombo. Near the waterfront, the remains of the 17th-century Dutch Fort now house a prison. Negombo Lagoon, lined with fishermen’s huts, feeds into the Dutch-era Hamilton Canal. The canal leads south to Colombo. Neoclassical St. Mary’s Church, completed in the Read more

Nuwara Eliya

Nuwara EliyaNuwara Eliya is a city in the tea country hills of central Sri Lanka. The naturally landscaped Hakgala Botanical Gardens displays roses and tree ferns, and shelters monkeys and blue magpies. Nearby Seetha Amman Temple, a colorful Hindu shrine, is decorated with religious figures. Densely forested Galway’s Land National Park is a sanctuary for endemic Read more

Galle

GalleGalle is a city on the southwest coast of Sri Lanka. It’s known for Galle Fort, the fortified old city founded by Portuguese colonists in the 16th century. Stone sea walls, expanded by the Dutch, encircle car-free streets with architecture reflecting Portuguese, Dutch and British rule. Notable buildings include the 18th-century Dutch Reformed Church. Galle Read more

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What's included?

  • All accommodation on BB basis.
  • Airport transfers.
  • Transport in a Toyota Prius with an English speaking driver.
  • Passenger Insurance.
  • Water on the first day of travel.
  • Fully detailed itinerary.

What's Not included?

 

 

Tour Highlights

  • Climb the breath taking Sigiriya Rock.
  • Famous Cave temples in Dambulla.
  • Feed the elephants at Pinnawala.
  • Stop to enjoy some freshly plucked king coconuts.
  • Trek the Knuckles mountain range.
  • Enjoy stunning scenery from the comfort of the train.
  • Hortan Plains National Park.
  • Visit a tea plantation and see tea pluckers in action.
  • The Old Dutch fort - Galle.
  • Beautiful Unawatuna beach.
  • Dolphin/ Whale Watching - Mirissa. (Nov- Apr)