Local woman picking tea in Ella
Trip idea in Sri Lanka

Discover Sri Lanka

Trip cost ex. international flights
from £1,790 per person
16 days
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Embrace the slow-paced and carefree way of life that Sri Lankans have been following for centuries with a longer trip that has it all. In 16 days, you'll get under the skin of this vibrant and beautifully diverse country. Highlights include: ➣ Markets, Spices & Cooking Experience with locals. ➣ Soak up the sun on the paradisaical Unawatuna beach. ➣ Embark on one of the most beautiful train journeys in the world. ➣ Explore the historical Galle Fort. Alongside the fascinating history, endearing culture and stunning natural wonders, you'll be treated to a warm hospitality typical of Sri Lanka.

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

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Day 1
  • Transfer from Colombo International Airport to Negombo
  • At leisure in Negombo
Day 2
  • Hamilton canal, negombo fish market, negombo lagoon and fishing village boat trip
  • At leisure in Negombo
Day 3
  • Transfer from Negombo to Habarana
  • At leisure at The Other Corner
Day 4
Polonnaruwa, Minneriya Sanctuary, Habarana
  • Visit Polonnaruwa
  • Afternoon safari in Minneriya National Park
Day 5
Habarana, Sigiriya
  • Habarana & Sigiriya culture trip by Jeep
  • Climb Sigiriya Rock Fortress
Day 6
Dambulla, Kandy
  • Visit Dambulla Cave Temple
  • Transfer from Habarana to Kandy
  • The Temple of the Tooth
Day 7
  • Market visit and cooking class with local family
  • Afternoon cultural village walk in Kandy
Day 8
Nuwara Eliya
  • Transfer from Kandy to Nuwara Eliya
  • Tea Experience
Day 9
Nuwara Eliya, Ella
  • Scenic train Journey from Nanu Oya to Ella
  • At leisure at Chill Ville Hotel
Day 10
  • At leisure at Chill Ville Hotel
  • Little Adam's Peak in Ella
Day 11
  • Transfer from Ella to Yala
  • Fishing with the Community- Part of Responsible Tourism initiative
Day 12
  • Full day safari in Yala National Park
Day 13
Galle, Unawatuna
  • Transfer from Yala to Unawatuna
  • At leisure on Unawatuna beach
Day 14
  • A second day at leisure on Unawatuna Beach
Day 15
Galle, Unawatuna
  • Explore the historical Galle Fort
Day 16
  • Transfer from Galle to Colombo International Airport
  • See you soon, have a safe flight back home