Leisure & Adventure Tour
Day 01: AIRPORT - NEGOMBO
Our Tour Guide will meet you at the Katunayake International Airport upon your arrival to Sri Lanka and transfer to Negombo, a beach front town 6 km north to the Airport.
Check in at Goldi Sands Hotel.
Enjoy your sunset dinner and overnight stay at Goldi Sands Hotel.
Day 02: - Negombo – Dambulla - Habarana
After having the breakfast at Goldi Sands Hotel, we will proceed to Habarana via Pinnawala & Dambulla.
Visit Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage to witness the giants playing in the Ma-Oya River and bottle feeding of baby Elephants. The lunch could be served at a Restaurant in Pinnawala. Proceed to Habarana and Visit Dambulla Cave Temple enroute.
Visit Dambulla Cave Temple which is a complex of rock caves built by King Valagambahu in the 1st Century BC, containing over 150 images of Buddha with over 2000 square meters of painted walls and ceilings is the largest area of paintings found in the world.
Check in at Chaaya Village Habarana. After a relax in the hotel, you will be taken to experience an Elephant Back ride in Habarana.
Dinner and overnight stay at Chaaya Village, Habarana.
Day 03: Habarana – Sigiriya - Kandy
Breakfast at Chaaya Village Habarana.
Before leaving for Sigiriya, you will have the option of having a Hot Air Balloon Ride depending on the weather conditions in the morning.
Visit to Sigiriya Rock fortress by King Kashyapa in 8th Century AD. Sigiriya Rock and surroundings is a well-planned historical site which offers number of rock fountains still working during the rainy days. The water ponds in the summit, the frescos on the western wall of the rock, lions paw in the northern part of the rock are some of the engineering marvels of the ancient people.
After Sigiriya visit, proceed to Kandy via Matale. At Matale you will stop at a Spice Garden where world renowned spices are grown. The lunch will be served at the Spice Garden. Proceed to Kandy after lunch and check in at Cinnamon Citadel Kandy.
In the evening visit the Temple of Sacred Tooth Relic of Lord Buddha. This is one of the most venerable places to the Buddhists in Sri Lanka and during the months of July/august the Asia’s most colourful event; Kandy Esala Perahera (pageant) takes place in Kandy. Late evening you will be able to witness a Cultural Show including dances and local cultural aspects.
Back to Cinnamon Citadel Kandy for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 04: Kandy – Kithulgala – Nuwara Eliya
Proceed to Nuwara Eliya via Kithulgala after the breakfast.
At Kitulgala we will the option to stop for another thrilling activity, White Water Rafting. Kitulgala is the only place in Sri Lanka where you can participate this adventurous activity. The lunch could be arranged at Kitulgala and after lunch you will proceed to Kithulgala.
Have a stop at a Tea Factory to see the production process that the world renowned finest Ceylon Tea. Also you will be able to taste a cup of pure Ceylon Tea.
Proceed to Nuwara Eliya and check in at Avian Breeze. In the evening you can go for a free walk in the Nuwara Eliya Town. Enjoy your dinner and overnight stay at Avian Breeze.
Day 05: Nuwara Eliya - Ella
Checkout from Avian Breeze early in the morning with packed breakfast and leave for Ella via Horton Plains.
Horton Plains is the only national park which walking is allowed inside the National Park and it’s the park which is located in the highest altitude. Horton Plains in one of the 10 UNESCO world heritage sites in Sri Lanka and diverse flora and fauna can be found in the Park. The Bakers falls and the World’s End are the other attractions within the Horton Plains National Park. After a nature walk you will be back to the park entrance and proceed to Ella.
Check in at Ella Jungle Resort. Enjoy dinner and overnight stay at Ella Jungle Resort.
Day 06: Ella Jungle Resort
After the breakfast at Ella Jungle Resort, the full day is yours to heal your soul, Yoga. Our Yoga instructor will make your day a relaxed day for your mind and soul. Ella Jungle Resort is a perfect location for Yoga and will make you more close to the nature and you will treat your soul with the “silence and space” of the Mother Nature.
Dinner and overnight stay at Ella Jungle Resort.
Day 07: Ella Jungle Resort
A long day is ahead. We will wake up early in the morning and after the bed tea, you will be taken a small trail around the premises to observe the birds and get closer to the Mother Nature. Bit of stretching exercises will make you fit for the upcoming events of the day.
After the breakfast we will do a trekking trail Warakara Trail which leads to a Waterfall situated within the premises.
This will be an adventurous one as you will do some adventure activities like, high rope course (a series of activities), Water Sliding, canyoning also you can dip into one of the natural rock pools in the stream before lunch. Once you reach the peak, we will start descending through a distribution canal admiring the surrounding.
Dinner and overnight stay at Ella Jungle Resort.
Day 08: Ella - Udawalawe
After breakfast proceed to Udawalawe.
Upon your arrival at the entrance of Udawalawe National Park, get in to a 4WD Jeep and proceed to your campsite in the middle of the National Park.
After the lunch, you can rest for a while and get ready for an evening safari in Udawalawe National Park.
Udawalawe National Park is the best place for large herds of Asian Elephants throughout the year. Not only elephants, but also lot of bird species could be spotted during the safari.
Back to the campsite which is illuminated by the roaring campfire. Enjoy a hearty BBQ meal under the millions of stars and overnight stay at your campsite in the middle of Udawalawe National Park.
*** Note that the camping inside the park is subject to the availability of campsites. If the campsites in Udawalawe National Park are not available, camping will be done in our campsite outside the park and jeep safaris will be done accordingly.
Day 09: Udawalawe – Wavulpone - Mirissa
After breakfast at the campsite, leave for a morning safari in Udawalawe National Park. Upon finishing the safari, proceed to park entrance and leave for Galle via Wavulpane.
Wavulpane is a natural Lime Stone cave, which very rare in the world. Thousands of bats made it their habitat from unknown ages back. There is also a small water fall inside the cave, falls from top of the cave, but inside the cave.
Proceed to Galle after the cave exploration.
Galle, a city with a colourful history to say the least; a harbour city, invaded by the Portuguese, taken over by the Dutch, then the English, and most recently Galle was heavily struck by the 2004 Tsunami causing great loss of life. A fortified city built by the Portuguese, a UNESCO World Heritage site, is the centre point of Galle.
Check in at Club Paradise Beach Resort in Mirissa for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 10: Mirissa - Bentota
Today you will be taken for a boat ride to watch whales in their natural habitat. Early in the morning with packed breakfast, you will be transferred to Mirissa Fisheries Harbour to get in to your boats to sail to the sea off Mirissa.
The boat ride will start at sharp 7.00am from the Mirissa Fisheries Harbour and leave for Dondra Point where you can spot Whales on their natural habitat. The south coast of Sri Lanka is one of the very best places to see Blue Whales in the entire world. Indeed it is almost the best to see both Blue Whales and Sperm Whales together.
Once you back to the Mirissa harbour, you will be transferred to Galle for a city tour. The lunch will be arranged in Galle. Proceed to Bentota. Visit a Turtle Hatchery in Kosgoda on your way to Bentota.
Check in at Avani Bentota Resort & Spa for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 11: Bentota
Bentota and you will be busy all day with lot of water sports. The list of water adventure activities are waiting for you at Bentota.
Jet Skiing Round of 1 km
Banana Ride Round of 2 km
Tube Ride Round of 1 km
Day 12: Bentota - Colombo
Proceed to Colombo after breakfast at Avani Resort, Bentota.
Check in at Ramada Colombo and refresh yourselves before the City tour in the Colombo Capital City.
In the evening you will do a shopping tour in the Colombo city. Colombo even a commercial city, the needs of the leisure travellers can be fulfilled with the range of activities available in the city. Great shopping arcades, luxury hotels, restaurants, Karaoke Bars, Casinos, nightclubs and other entertainment facilities available within the city limits.
Dinner could be taken at a restaurant in the City. Overnight stay at Ramada Colombo.
Day 13: Colombo - Departure
After having breakfast at Ramada Colombo, you will be transferred to Airport to connect the departure flight.