Enchanting Sri Lanka of Tropical Adventure

8 Days

Enchanting Sri Lanka of Tropical Adventure

Experience the magic of Sri Lanka with our 8 Days & 7 Nights Tropical Adventure Tour. This carefully crafted journey allows you to immerse yourself in the island’s vibrant culture, breathtaking landscapes, and rich heritage. From bustling markets and ancient temples to lush tea plantations and pristine beaches, this tour offers a perfect blend of relaxation and adventure.

Begin your adventure in the coastal town of Negombo, where you can soak in the local culture at the lively fish markets. Journey through the heart of Sri Lanka, visiting iconic sites such as the Sigiriya Lion Rock Fortress and the sacred Temple of the Tooth Relic in Kandy. Enjoy a scenic train ride to the picturesque town of Ella, marvel at the stunning Nine Arch Bridge, and witness the natural beauty of the Ravana Waterfall.

Encounter wildlife in Yala National Park, home to elephants, leopards, and a variety of other animals. Unwind on the sun-kissed beaches of Mirissa, where you can indulge in water sports or simply relax by the sea. Explore the historic Galle Fort, embark on a serene Madu River Safari, and visit a turtle hatchery dedicated to conservation efforts.

This tour is designed to provide you with unforgettable experiences and cherished memories. With a mix of guided activities and free time to explore on your own, you’ll have the flexibility to enjoy Sri Lanka at your own pace. Join us on this epic adventure and discover the enchanting beauty of Sri Lanka.

Tour Highlights:

  1. Expert Tips & Freedom: Get insider advice and the freedom to explore on your own terms.
  2. Exciting Safaris: Experience thrilling jeep safaris, spotting elephants and leopards in their natural habitat.
  3. Sigiriya Rock Fortress: Climb the ancient fortress for stunning views and rich history.
  4. Cultural Treasures: Explore magnificent temples and ancient ruins, discovering Sri Lanka’s heritage.
  5. Charming Kandy: Enjoy the picturesque town, visiting sacred sites and soaking up local culture.
  6. Scenic Nuwara Eliya: Marvel at lush greenery, tea plantations, and colonial charm.
  7. Relaxing Beach Time: Unwind on beautiful Sri Lankan beaches, soaking in the sun and sea.

These highlights promise an unforgettable journey through the best of Sri Lanka, blending adventure, culture, and relaxation.

Key Information:

  • Group Size: Normally 2 to 10 participants, plus a tour leader.
  • Age Range: Suitable for ages 16 to 65.
  • Transport: Travel by private bus/minibus and train for comfort and convenience.
  • Accommodations: Enjoy comfortable hotel stays for 7 nights, with options ranging from 3-star to 5-star accommodations.
  • Meals: Included are 7 breakfasts, 7 dinners, and 1 lunch during the tour.
  • Additional Services: Free airport pick-up and drop-off, complimentary bottled water, and 24/7 emergency contact support.
  • Not Included: Flights, travel insurance, entrance fees to certain sites, and additional activities not specified in the itinerary.

Accommodations 

3 Star

  • Camelot Beach Hotel/ Hotel J Negombo or Similar
  • Sigiri Asna Nature Resort & Spa/  Wewa Addara Hotel or Similar
  • Heaven Seven Kandy or Gangaaddara Hotel or Similar
  • Thuruliya Hotel Ramboda or Similar
  • Blue Turtle Hotel / Rice of Life by Tissa or Similar
  • Glamour Hotel Mirissa or Similar
  • Laluna Ayurveda Resort and Spa or Similar

4 Star

  • Regal Reseau Hotel & Spa or Similar
  • Hotel Sigiriya or Similar
  • Hotel Topaz Kandy or Similar
  • Araliya Red Nuwara Eliya or Similar
  • Chaarya Resort and Spa or Similar
  • Dickwella Resort and Spa or Similar
  • The Palm or Similar

5 Star

  • Jetwing Blue or Similar
  • Amaya Lake Dambulla or Similar
  • Amaya Hills Kandy or Similar
  • Araliya Green City Hotel or Similar
  • Jetwing Yala or Similar
  • Ayurvie Weligama – Luxury Ayurveda & Yoga Retreat or Similar
  • Eden Garden Beruwala or Similar

Guide

A professional English-speaking tour leader tasked with ensuring the smooth operations of the tour, as well as providing practical support to passengers throughout the entire trip. His role primarily includes assisting with accommodation and transportation between locations while sharing his knowledge about the social and cultural splendor of Sri Lanka. Our customer support team will be there to provide 24/7 support during & after your trip, as well as help with all of your onward travel.

Activities

  • Negombo Fish Market Visit
  • Pinnawala Elephant Rehabilitation Centre
  • Dambulla Cave Temple
  • Cultural village tour with authentic local lunch in a farmer’s house and cooking demonstration
  • Catamaran boat ride in the lake to catch the amazing views of Sigiriya
  • Sigiriya Lion Rock Fortress
  • Visit Temple of Tooth Relic 
  • Cultural Dance Show 
  • Peradeniya Botanical Garden
  • Tea factory visit
  • Matale Spice Garden
  • Gem Museum
  • Scenic train journey 
  • Little Adams Peak
  • Nine arch bridge
  • Rawana Waterfall
  • Yala National Park Safari
  • Beach Day
  • Galle Fort
  • Madu River Safari
  • Ambalangoda Mask Museum 
  • Turtle Hatchery Centre
  • Colombo city and shopping tour

Additional Services

  • Free airport pick-up and drop-off on the ïŹrst and last day
  • A complimentary bottle of water per person each day
  • Government tax / No hidden charges
  • 24 hours emergency contact

WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED

Flights Tickets 

  • International transfer flights are not included. Thus, you can organize your flights separately with your preferred airline at any point.  
  • We organize 24/7 FREE airport pick-up and drop-off on the first and the last day of the tour. 

Insurance

  • Travel insurance is not compulsory for this tour but we strongly recommend it.  

Additional Services

  • UNESCO Heritage sites Entrance fees  
  • National Parks Entrance fees and Jeep hire
  • National Museums Entrance fees
  • Botanical Gardens Entrance fees
  • Late check-out & early check-in charges
  • Camera permits

Itinerary

Day 1 :
Negombo

AYUBOWAN!
Welcome to Sri Lanka!

Upon arrival at the airport, you'll be greeted and transferred to Negombo. This bustling coastal town, often called "Little Rome" for its many churches, offers a lively introduction to Sri Lanka's coastal charm. Check into your beachfront hotel and relax after your flight. Visit the Negombo Fish Market, one of the country's largest. Watch fishermen bring in their daily catch and see the variety of seafood available. Enjoy a sunset walk along the beach and dine at a local seafood restaurant, trying out the fresh catch of the day.
Included activities
Negombo Fish Market

+ Add on activities
Bicycle tour ( $8)

Day 2 :
Sigiriya

After breakfast, depart for Sigiriya, stopping at the Pinnawala Elephant Rehabilitation Centre to interact with rescued elephants. Here, you'll learn about the conservation efforts and have the opportunity to see these gentle giants up close. Continue to Sigiriya and check into your hotel. Take a village tour to experience the rural lifestyle of Sri Lanka. Enjoy a traditional lunch prepared by locals. Climb the iconic Sigiriya Lion Rock Fortress. Marvel at the ancient frescoes and take in panoramic views from the top.

Included activities
Pinnawala Elephant Rehabilitation Centre
Sigiri Village Tour
Sigiriya Lion Rock Fortress

Day 3 :
Kandy

Head to Kandy, making stops at the Royal Cave Temple and the Matale Spice Garden. Explore the complex of caves filled with Buddha statues and paintings. At the Matale Spice Garden, learn about Sri Lanka's renowned spices. Continue to Kandy and check into your hotel. Visit the Temple of the Tooth Relic, a sacred Buddhist site, and enjoy an enchanting cultural dance show in the evening, showcasing traditional music and dance forms unique to Sri Lanka.

Included activities
Dambulla Cave Temple
Matale Spice Garden
Visit Temple of Tooth Relic
Cultural Dance Show

Travel to Nuwara Eliya, known as "Little England" for its colonial architecture and refreshing cool climate. Visit the Gem Museum to marvel at Sri Lanka's precious gemstones and learn about their cultural significance. Explore the lush Peradeniya Royal Botanical Gardens, home to a stunning collection of tropical flora and fauna. Upon arrival in Nuwara Eliya, immerse yourself in the serene ambiance of this picturesque hill station. Take a guided tour of a tea plantation and factory, where you'll discover the art of tea cultivation and processing. Stroll through the city center, admiring its charming colonial-era buildings and manicured gardens.

Included activities
Gem Museum
Peradeniya Royal Botanical Gardens

Take a scenic train ride to Ella, a charming hill station nestled amid tea plantations and lush valleys. The train journey offers breathtaking views of the Sri Lankan countryside, passing through misty mountains and picturesque landscapes. In Ella, explore natural wonders like the Nine Arch Bridge, a stunning piece of colonial-era railway engineering, and the Ravana Waterfall, a serene oasis amidst verdant foliage. Ella's serene beauty makes it a paradise for nature lovers, offering panoramic views and tranquil trails to explore.

Included activities
Nine arch bridge
Ravana Waterfall
Nanu Oya – Ella Scenic train ride to Ella

Special information
Your travel time today will be approximately 7 hours.
Train tickets are in very high demand. We always try our best to secure tickets, but on the rare occasion that we cannot book them, you will continue your journey by private vehicle.

Go on an early morning jeep safari in Yala National Park, renowned for its abundant wildlife including leopards, elephants, and sloth bears. As the second largest national park in Sri Lanka, Yala offers unparalleled opportunities for wildlife enthusiasts and nature photographers to witness the untamed wilderness in its purest form. After an exhilarating safari, your journey continues to the world-famous beaches of Mirissa or Dickwella. These sandy havens, once well-kept secrets, now boast charming restaurants and pubs, inviting visitors to relax and unwind by the sparkling shores. Engage in various water sports such as Jet Skiing, Banana Boating, Diving, Snorkeling, Surfing, Fishing, and Deep Sea Fishing.

Included activities
Hummanaya Natural Blowhole
Yala National Park wildlife safari

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Water Sport Activities
Special information
There are many water sport activity packages available on site. You can choose the best water sport activity package with the help of your tour leader.

Spend the day on the beach or embark on an exciting whale watching tour. Visit Galle Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that offers a captivating journey into Sri Lanka's colonial history through its well-preserved architecture and historic landmarks. Venture into the serene waterways of the Madu River, where you can witness the rich biodiversity and vibrant ecosystems of this mangrove-lined river. Visit a Turtle Hatchery Centre and learn about the conservation efforts aimed at protecting endangered sea turtle species. Explore the Ambalangoda Mask Museum to learn about traditional Sri Lankan masks and their cultural significance.

Included activities
Galle Fort
Ambalangoda Mask Museum
Madu River Boat ride
Turtle Hatchery Centre

+ Add on activities
Whale watching tour ( Seasonal Activity ) ( 65 $ )
The best time for whale watching is from November to April

Explore Colombo, including the Red Mosque, Gangarama Temple, and Independence Square. Delve into the city's highlights and enjoy shopping or a meal in one of its many restaurants. After exploring the cultural and architectural wonders of Colombo, it's time to bid farewell to this beautiful island nation. Transfer to the airport for your flight home or enjoy a drop-off at your hotel in Colombo or Negombo for a seamless conclusion to your unforgettable adventure in Sri Lanka.

Includes / Excludes

Cost Includes Services

  • Accommodations
  • Meals (7 breakfasts, 7 dinners, and 1 lunch)
  • Transport (Private comfortable vehicle)
  • Guide (Professional English-speaking tour leader)
  • Activities (e.g., market visits, temple tours, safaris, cultural tours, beach relaxation)
  • Additional Services (Free airport pick-up/drop-off, complimentary bottled water, government tax, 24/7 emergency contact)

Cost Excludes Services

  • Flights (International transfer flights)
  • Insurance (Travel insurance)
  • Entrance Fees and Additional Costs (UNESCO sites, National Parks, National Museums, Botanical Gardens, late check-out/early check-in charges, camera permits)

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Enchanting Sri Lanka of Tropical Adventure
From £980
/ Adult
From £490
/ Child
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