Elephants in the water in Sri Lanka
Trip idea in Sri Lanka

Family Adventure in Sri Lanka


from £1,430 pp

(ex international flights)


15 days

This action-packed trip is perfect for thrill seeking families. Over the course of 2 weeks, you'll be immersed in the country's natural habitat and thriving culture. Highlights include: ➣ Befriend a family of monkeys in Habarana. ➣ Snorkel around the colourful coral gardens of Pigeon Island. ➣ Get stuck into the rural life of the Knuckles foothills. ➣ Relax on the white sands of Trincomalee Beach. Alongside the wildlife encounters, cooking classes and beach time, your journey will be punctuated with welcoming locals and scintillating train journeys. It goes off the beaten track, without missing Sri Lanka's top locations, including the landscapes of Kandy, Ella and wild Sigiriya.

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

Day 2 - Habarana

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

Day 3 - Polonnaruwa, Habarana

  • Meet a family of monkeys - Primate study tour
  • Visit Polonnaruwa
  • At leisure at The Other Corner

Day 4 - Habarana

  • Habarana & Sigiriya culture trip by Jeep
  • Sri Lankan style Rice and Curry lunch at Kamatha Adventure Lodge
  • Treasure hunt in the wild
Sigiriya, Trincomalee

Day 5 - Sigiriya, Trincomalee

  • Climb Sigiriya Rock Fortress
  • Transfer from Habarana to Trincomalee
  • At leisure on Trincomalee beach

Day 6 - Trincomalee

  • A second day at leisure on Trincomalee Beach
Nilaveli, Trincomalee

Day 7 - Nilaveli, Trincomalee

  • Snorkelling at Pigeon Island
  • At leisure on Trincomalee beach

Day 8 - Kandy

  • Transfer from Trincomalee to Kandy
  • Afternoon at leisure in Kandy
Knuckles Mountains, Kandy

Day 9 - Knuckles Mountains, Kandy

  • Authentic rural village walk in the foothills of Knuckles
  • Evening visit to The Temple of Tooth Relic
Nuwara Eliya

Day 10 - Nuwara Eliya

  • Scenic train journey from Kandy to Nanuoya (for Nuwara Eliya)
  • At leisure at the Jetwing St.Andrew
Horton Plains, Nuwara Eliya

Day 11 - Horton Plains, Nuwara Eliya

  • Visit Horton Plains National Park
  • Tea experience and tasting in Nuwara Eliya

Day 12 - Wellawaya

  • Transfer from Nuwara Eliya to Wellawaya
  • Sunset elephant-watching

Day 13 - Wellawaya

  • Sunrise bird-watching at Rural Farm Lodge, Wellawaya
  • Make traditional dessert with Buffalo Milk
  • Go canoeing and fishing - Sri Lankan style
  • Explore the farms of Wellawaya
  • BBQ Dinner in Wellawaya

Day 14 - Negombo

  • Transfer from Wellawaya to Negombo
  • At leisure in Negombo
Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport

Day 15 - Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport

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