Trip idea in Sri Lanka

Indian Ocean Family Adventure


from £2,900 pp

(ex international flights)


17 days

This trip offers a great adventure in the Indian Ocean for families with children and has something for everyone. Within this itinerary you will take part in authentic local experiences hosted by passionate villagers of Sri Lanka and islanders of the Maldives. This will give the whole family the chance to immerse themselves in the destinations and discover what it is like to be a native here. Aside from cultural experiences, there are adrenaline driven adventure activities for the thrill-seekers, wildlife encounters, site visits for history enthusiasts, nature explorations and visits to remote local islands and marine sanctuaries in the Maldives - great for those keen on diving and snorkelling.

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Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport, Negombo

Day 1 - Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport, Negombo

  • Arrival into Colombo International Airport
  • Transfer from Colombo International Airport to Negombo
  • At leisure in Negombo

Day 2 - Habarana

  • Transfer from Negombo to Habarana
  • At leisure at The Other Corner
Polonnaruwa, Minneriya Sanctuary, Habarana

Day 3 - Polonnaruwa, Minneriya Sanctuary, Habarana

  • Transfer from Habarana to Polonnaruwa
  • Meet a family of monkeys - Primate study tour
  • Polonnaruwa bicycle tour
  • Afternoon safari in Minneriya National Park

Day 4 - Habarana

  • Habarana & Sigiriya culture trip by Jeep
  • Treasure hunt in the wild
Sigiriya, Kandy

Day 5 - Sigiriya, Kandy

  • Climb Sigiriya Rock Fortress
  • Transfer from Habarana to Kandy

Day 6 - Kandy

  • Explore rural Kandyan villages including a waterfall bath

Day 7 - Kandy

  • Bird watching at Polwaththa Eco Lodges
  • Traditional cooking experience at Polwatha Eco Lodges
Nuwara Eliya

Day 8 - Nuwara Eliya

  • Scenic train journey from Kandy to Nanuoya (for Nuwara Eliya)
  • Afternoon at leisure in Nuwara Eliya
Horton Plains, Nuwara Eliya

Day 9 - Horton Plains, Nuwara Eliya

  • Transfer from Nuwara Eliya to Horton Plains National Park
  • Visit Horton Plains National Park
  • At leisure in Nuwara Eliya
Kithulgala, Nuwara Eliya, Colombo

Day 10 - Kithulgala, Nuwara Eliya, Colombo

  • Transfer from Nuwara Eliya to Kithulgala
  • White water rafting in Kithulgala
  • Tea experience and tasting in Nuwara Eliya
  • Transfer from Kithulgala to Colombo

Day 11 - Colombo

  • At leisure in Colombo
  • Sunset tuk-tuk safari in Colombo
Baa Atoll

Day 12 - Baa Atoll

  • Transfer from Colombo to Colombo International Airport
  • International flight from Colombo to Male (Maldives)
  • Domestic flight from Male International Airport to Dharavandhoo Airport
  • Speedboat transfer from Dharavandhoo to Maalhos Island
  • Local island walk and traditional Hedika experience
Baa Atoll

Day 13 - Baa Atoll

  • At leisure in Maalhos Local Island
Baa Atoll

Day 14 - Baa Atoll

  • Speedboat transfer to Dharavandoo Island and Dhoni (slow boat) transfer to Reethi Beach Resort
  • Day 1 At leisure on Fonimagoodhoo Island in Baa Atoll
Baa Atoll

Day 15 - Baa Atoll

  • Day 2 At leisure on Fonimagoodhoo Island in Baa Atoll
Baa Atoll

Day 16 - Baa Atoll

  • Day 3 At leisure on Fonimagoodhoo Island in Baa Atoll
Malé Atoll

Day 17 - Malé Atoll

  • Speed boat transfer from Fonimagoodhoo Island to Dharavandhoo Island
  • Domestic flight from Dharavandhoo Domestic Airport to Male International Airport
  • See you soon! Have a safe flight back home from the Maldives