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Trip idea in Sri Lanka

Glimpse of Sri Lanka


from £1,050 pp

(ex international flights)


9 days

For one life-affirming trip soaking in some of Sri Lanka's most alluring highlights, this itinerary offers as much nature, beauty and diversity as you can pack into one week. Spot cheetahs and elephants in Minneriya and Yala, absorb the uplifting Kandy atmosphere, take a bicycle through colonial villages, and trek in the stunning Horton Plains.

We will tailor this trip to you. Change anything - from excursions to accommodation to places visited.

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Day 1 - Negombo

  • Transfer from Colombo International Airport to Negombo
  • At leisure in Negombo
Minneriya Sanctuary, Habarana

Day 2 - Minneriya Sanctuary, Habarana

  • Transfer from Negombo to Sigiriya
  • Afternoon safari in Minneriya National Park
Sigiriya, Polonnaruwa, Habarana

Day 3 - Sigiriya, Polonnaruwa, Habarana

  • Explore typical Sri Lankan villages by bicycle
  • Visit Polonnaruwa
Dambulla, Sigiriya, Kandy

Day 4 - Dambulla, Sigiriya, Kandy

  • Dambulla cave temple
  • Climb Sigiriya Rock Fortress
  • Transfer from Sigiriya to Kandy
Kandy, Nuwara Eliya

Day 5 - Kandy, Nuwara Eliya

  • The Temple of the Tooth
  • Transfer from Kandy to Nuwara Eliya
Horton Plains, Nuwara Eliya

Day 6 - Horton Plains, Nuwara Eliya

  • Horton Plains trekking

Day 7 - Yala

  • Transfer from Nuwara Eliya to Yala
  • Afternoon safari in Yala National Park
Galle, Colombo

Day 8 - Galle, Colombo

  • Transfer from Yala to Galle
  • Explore the historical Galle Fort
  • Transfer from Galle to Colombo via Bentota
Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport

Day 9 - Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport

  • Transfer from Colombo International Airport to Colombo
  • See you soon, have a safe flight back home