Sri Lanka Special

US$ 749 pp

With picturesque landscapes, a warm culture, an endemic wildlife and more, Sri Lanka is indeed a true paradise for visitors. Let us know your preferences and we will be on the lookout to offer you tailor made experiences in this little paradise.

Starting from US$ 749 per person sharing double on BB basis
09 Nights / 10 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 evoke 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, 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.

Travel period and the rate –

1st of December to 20th of December 2019 – Starting from U$ 749.00 per person sharing double on BB basis.

21st of December 2019 to 10th of January 2020 – Starting from U$ 849.00 per person sharing double on BB basis.

11th of January to 31st of January 2020 – Starting from U$ 749.00 per person sharing double on BB basis.

Christmas Eve & New Year’s Eve Dinner Supplements

Hotel Christmas Eve Supplement New Year’s Eve Supplement
Goldi Sands Hotel, Negombo – 3* USD 70 Per Person USD 75 Per Person
OakRay City Hotel, Kandy – 3* USD 40 Per Person USD 40 Per Person
Okwin Resort, Kitulgala – 3* USD 30 Per Room Per Night USD 30 Per Room Per Night
Rainforest Ecolodge, Deniyaya – Eco Hotel USD 40 Per Person USD 40 Per Person
Insight Resort, Ahangama – 3* USD 70 Per Person USD 70 Per Person
Fairway Colombo, Business Boutique USD 30 Per Room Per Night USD 60 Per Room Per Night

 

Cost Includes:

  • Accommodation on mentioned meals plan for 09 nights.
  • Dinner in Deniyaya.
  • Transport in an air-conditioned vehicle with the services of an English-speaking chauffeur guide.
  • City tours in Negombo, Kandy, Galle & Colombo.
  • Visit a Spice Garden – FOC.
  • Visit an Arts & Crafts workshop – FOC.
  • Visit a Gem Lapidary – FOC.
  • Entrance Fees: Sinharaja Forest Trek.
  • Visit Galle Fort – FOC
  • Special Discount Coupons from specified shopping outlets.
  • All taxes.

Cost Excludes:

  • Visa fees and airfare.
  • Tips + Portage.
  • Lunch throughout the tour. (Other than specified above)
  • Any entrance fees and other expenses mentioned under cost includes.
  • Christmas Eve Supplement.
  • New Year’s Eve Supplement.
  • Any expense of personal nature.
  • Photography, Videography or drone licenses.

This itinerary can be customized according to your preference. Contact Steuart Holidays for assistance.

Terms and conditions apply.

DAY 01
Bandaranaaike International Airport - Negombo
Fishing Boats in Negombo Beach
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 Negombo, check in to the hotel and refresh. Spend rest of the day at leisure.

Overnight in Negombo on BB basis.
DAY 02
Negombo - Kandy
Women Dressed in Traditional Kandyan Saree
After breakfast, enjoy a city tour in Negombo. Negombo is a Dutch inspired modest beach town close to the Airport and a much easier place to find your Sri Lankan footing.

Afterwards, continue journey to Kandy. En–route stop at a Spice Garden to witness spices growing in their natural habitat. Grab this opportunity to learn about spices and their uses in Sri Lankan cuisine.

Upon arrival in Kandy, check in and spend the evening at leisure.

Overnight in Kandy on BB basis.
DAY 03
City tour in Kandy
After breakfast at the hotel, proceed on a city tour in Kandy. Visit an Arts & Crafts workshop, an Oriental Market Place, a Bazaar and a Gem Lapidary. Also, visit Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic (optional) and witness a cultural show. Kandy Temple is considered to be one of the holiest and most important places in Buddhist religion. Upon completion, return to the hotel.

Overnight in Kandy on BB basis.
DAY 04
Kitulgala
White Water Rafting in Kithulgala
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel, check out and proceed to Kitulgala. Kitulgala is the base for white-water rafting in Sri Lanka and is also the location used for the popular movie ‘Bridge on the river Kwai’. Upon arrival, check-in to the hotel and relax.

Optional – Enjoy a white-water rafting session in Kitulgala.

Overnight in Kitulgala on BB Basis.
DAY 05
Kitulgala - Sinharaja
Sinharaja Rain Forest Trails
After breakfast at the hotel, transfer to Deniyaya. Upon check-in at the hotel, enjoy the remainder of the day at leisure.

Overnight in Sinharaja on HB basis.
DAY 06
Trek in Sinharaja Rainforest
After breakfast at the hotel, proceed on a trek in the Sinharaja Rainforest.

Located in south-west Sri Lanka, Sinharaja is the country's last viable area of primary tropical rainforest. More than 60% of the trees are endemic and many of them are considered rare. There is much endemic wildlife, especially birds, but the reserve is also home to over 50% of Sri Lanka's endemic species of mammals and butterflies, as well as many kinds of insects, reptiles and rare amphibians.

Overnight in Sinharaja on HB basis.
DAY 07
Sinharaja - Ahangama
After breakfast at the hotel, transfer to Ahangama. Upon check-in at the hotel, enjoy the remainder of the day at leisure.

Overnight stay in Ahangama on BB basis.
DAY 08
City tour in Galle
After breakfast at the hotel, proceed to Galle Fort and enjoy a city tour.

Galle is a jewel. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, this historic city is a delight to explore on foot, an endlessly exotic old trading port blessed with imposing Dutch-colonial buildings, ancient mosques and churches, grand mansions and museums. Upon completion, return to the hotel.

Overnight stay in Ahangama on BB basis.
DAY 09
Colombo
Night View of the Colombo City
After breakfast at the hotel, transfer to Colombo.

Upon arrival in Colombo, check-in to the hotel and relax. In the evening, enjoy a city tour in the bustling city of Colombo.

Overnight in Colombo on BB basis.
DAY 10
Departure
Buddha Statues in Colombo
After breakfast at the hotel, proceed to the airport for departure.
Sinharaja
Fishing Boats in Negombo Beach
Negombo
White Water Rafting in Kithulgala
Kitulgala
Synonymous with white water rafting, Kitulgala, Sri Lanka is situated three hours away from Colombo.
Temple of Tooth Relic Kandy
Kandy
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.
Lighthouse in Dondra
Galle
Night View of the Colombo City
Colombo
Buddha Statues in Colombo
Gangaramaya Temple
Placed in the centre of the Beira Lake, its serene atmosphere complete with Buddha statues erected alongside its pathway.