Exclusive Tour of Sri Lanka

Starting from US$ 895 pp

We are always giving out the best seasonal offers in Sri Lanka for you to enjoy your holiday at the best rates. Let us know your preferences and we will be on the lookout to offer you tailor made experiences that can be customized to suit your needs.

– Offer valid from 1st of August to 31st of October 2019.
    – USD 955 (1st to 31st August 2019)
    – USD 895 (1st Sep to 31st October 2019)
– This itinerary can be customized according to your preference. Contact Steuart Holidays for assistance.
– Terms and conditions apply.

Starting from US$ 895 per person sharing double on BB basis
10 Nights / 11 Days
Home to some of the most intriguing places, beautiful beaches and people who are reputed to be the warmest and the most hospitable in the world, Sri Lanka is truly a dream destination for the avid traveller. This beautiful country has lots to offer to tourists and its richness and beauty evokes a feeling of contentment, peace and bliss in its visitors. Marco Polo had stated that he considered Sri Lanka to be the finest island of its size in the whole world and you’ll likely agree after exploring its fabled delights. Despite being so small in size, it offers a diversity that is unmatched by any other.

With picturesque landscapes, a warm culture, an endemic wildlife and more, Sri Lanka is indeed a true paradise for visitors. With an amazing number of attractions including sunny gold and white sanded beaches, mysterious and ancient cities, beautiful fauna and flora, finest handicrafts, world famous gems and colourful festivals, it is a great tourist destination and a paradise.

Cost Includes:

  • Accommodation on bed and breakfast basis for 10 nights
  • Transport in an air-conditioned vehicle with the services of an English-Speaking chauffeur guide
  • Service charges and taxes
  • City tours in Colombo, Kandy, Nuwara Eliya and Ella
  • Entrance tickets to Millennium Elephant Foundation,  Sigiriya Rock Fortress, Dambulla Cave Temple, Peradeniya Botanical Garden, Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, Cultural Dance and Yala Jeep Safari
  • Train ride from Nanu Oya to Haputale (strictly subjected to availability)
  • Hiriwaduna Village Trek
  • Visit to a spice garden
  • A stop at the Kandy Lake – FOC
  • Visit to a Waterfall – FOC
  • Visit to a Tea plantation and a Tea Factory – FOC
  • Visit to a gem lapidary, silk shop and a batik shop – FOC

Cost Excludes:

  • Site entrance fees not mentioned above
  • Visa fees and airfare
  • Water sports activity cost
  • Tips + Portage
  • Any expense marked as ‘optional’ in the itinerary
  • Photography, Videography or drone licenses
  • Any expense of personal nature
DAY 01
Arrival - Colombo
Buddha Statues in Colombo
Upon arrival at the Bandaranaike International Airport, collect your baggage, meet and greet with the chauffeur guide, and proceed on your tour of the island. Transfer to Colombo, check in to the hotel and refresh.

In the afternoon, leave for a half day city tour in Colombo. City tour includes visits to the Commercial, Residential and Bazaar areas. Return to the hotel in the evening.

Overnight in Colombo on BB basis
DAY 02
Millennium Elephant Foundation - Habarana
After breakfast, proceed to Habarana. En-route visit the Millennium Elephant Foundation where you have the opportunity to interact with the elephants. You can take one of the elephants on a gentle stroll or even give it a bath! Definitely, a once in a life-time experience.

Afterwards, continue journey to Habarana. Upon arrival in Habarana, check in to the hotel and spend the evening at leisure.

Overnight in Habarana on BB Basis
DAY 03
Village Trek - Sigiriya Rock Fortress
Sigiriya from the Entrance Road
Obtain packed breakfast from the hotel and leave for a village trek in Hiriwaduna – a tour through a typical Sri Lankan village, the tour includes a boat ride, a bullock cart ride, a trek, etc.

Thereafter, visit Sigiriya Rock Fortress – a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Sigiriya is a structure rising dramatically from the central plains, the enigmatic rocky outcrop of Sigiriya is perhaps Sri Lanka's single most dramatic sight. Afterwards, return to the hotel and relax.

Overnight in Habarana on BB Basis
DAY 04
Dambulla Cave Temple - Spice Garden - Kandy City Tour
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel, check out and proceed to Kandy. En–route visit Dambulla Cave Temple - a UNESCO World Heritage site. Also, stop at a spice garden in Matale to witness spices growing in their natural habitat. Grab this opportunity to learn about spices and their uses in Sri Lankan cuisine.

Afterwards, continue journey to Kandy. Upon arrival in Kandy, check in to the hotel and refresh. In the afternoon, enjoy sightseeing in Kandy. Visit an Arts & Crafts workshop, an Oriental Market Place, a Bazaar and a Gem Lapidary. Return to hotel and spend the rest of the day at leisure.

Overnight in Kandy on BB basis
DAY 05
Peradeniya Botanical Garden - Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel and visit the Royal Botanical Garden - a haven for scientists and for every nature lover.

In the evening, visit Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic and witness a cultural show. Kandy Temple is considered to be one of the holiest and most important places in Buddhist religion. Return to the hotel and spend the evening at leisure.

Overnight in Kandy on BB basis
DAY 06
Ramboda Falls – Tea Plantation - Nuwara Eliya City Tour - Train ride to Haputale - Candle-lit dinner
Girl On the Train in Kandy
After breakfast, proceed to the misty mountains of Nuwara Eliya. En route, visit the famous Ramboda falls and a lush green tea plantation. Join the tea pluckers as they pick the famous tea leaves, before being introduced to the process of manufacturing some of the world’s finest tea.

Upon arrival in Nuwara Eliya, engage in a city tour in Sri Lanka’s “Little England”. Afterwards, catch the train to Haputale from Nanu Oya (strictly subjected to availability). Taking the train to Haputale/Ella is the most famous stretch of train travel in Sri Lanka, and is nearly a tourist attraction in itself. Keep an eye out for the many waterfalls cascading down through the majestic hills.

Upon arriving in Haputale, check in and spend the evening at leisure. Enjoy a candle-lit dinner in the hotel. – Optional.

Overnight in Haputale on BB basis
DAY 07
Day excursion to Ella
Nine Arches Bridge Ella
After breakfast at the hotel, leave for Ella for a day excursion. Visit the Nine Arches Bridge, one of the finest examples of colonial era architecture. You can also visit the Little Adam’s Peak (optional) or the Ella Rock (optional). On completion, return to your accommodation in Haputale.

Overnight in Haputale on BB basis
DAY 08
Ravana Falls - Yala
Ella Rock Sunny Day View
After breakfast, check out and Leave for Yala, which is situated 309 kms south of Colombo. En-route, visit Ravana Falls.

Upon arrival in Yala, check in and refresh. Spend the evening at leisure.

Overnight in Yala on BB basis
DAY 09
Yala National Park - Weligama
Leopard Walking in Yala National Park
Obtain packed breakfast from the hotel and leave for a jeep safari in Yala. Yala is mainly popular for leopards, elephants, bears, crocodiles and wild boars. It is also considered to have the highest concentration of leopards in the world. After the safari, return to hotel.

Upon returning to the hotel, refresh, check out and proceed to Weligama. Upon arrival at Weligama, check in and spend the evening at leisure.

Overnight in Weligama on BB basis
DAY 10
Leisure
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel and spend the day at leisure.

Overnight in Weligama on BB basis
DAY 11
Departure
Fishing Boats in Negombo Beach
Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel and transfer to the Bandaranaike International Airport on time to meet your departure flight
Weligama – Sandy Bay & Stilt Fishing
Sigiriya from the Pidurangala
Sigiriya – The Rock Fortress
Bakers Falls in Horton Place
Nuwara Eliya – Little England in Sri Lanka
Mirissa – The Shores for Whales & Dolphins
Temple of Tooth Relic Kandy
Kandy – Cultural Center of Sri Lanka
Women Dressed in Traditional Kandyan Saree
Temple of the Tooth
The Sri Dalada Maligawa or the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic is a temple in the city of Kandy in Sri Lanka. It was built within the royal palace complex which houses the only surviving relic of Buddha, a tooth, which is venerated by Buddhists.
Haputale – Exquisite Tea Estates
Poised on the southern edge of the Hill Country, Haputale is found in the district of Badulla, Sri Lanka. Preserving a distinct bio diversity, the region is a haven for trekkers
Habarana – Serenity with Stunning Scenery
Boasting of an accessible position in the district of Anuradhapura, Habarana provides to be the ideal base for your excursions.
A Hiker in Ella
Ella – Sri Lankas Southern Hill Country
With a simple lifestyle lay back in the village the people here make their living mainly from tourism. If you fancy a relaxing stay with a little adventure, Ella should be at the top of the list.
Cave Temple in Dambulla
Dambulla – Fascinating Buddhist Architecture
According to chronicles, Dambulla was initially referred to as Jambukola or Jambukolalena. The most significant area of the city are the Dambulla Caves.