Sensational Sri Lanka

US$ 955 pp

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.

– Offer valid until 30th of April 2020.
– Peak season supplements are not included.
– Terms and conditions apply.

Starting from US$ 955 per person sharing double on BB basis
10 Nights / 11 Days
DAY 01
Arrival - 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. The city tour includes visits to Commercial, Residential and Bazaar areas. Return to the hotel in the evening.

Overnight in Colombo on BB basis.
DAY 02

After breakfast, proceed to Habarana. En-route visit the Millennium Elephant Foundation where you could take one of the elephants on a gentle stroll or give it a bath! Definitely, a once in a lifetime 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

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

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 the hotel and spend the rest of the day at leisure.

Overnight in Kandy on BB basis.
DAY 05

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
Nuwara Eliya

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 Ella from Nanu Oya. 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

After breakfast at the hotel, leave for Ella for a day excursion. Visit the Nine Arches Bridge (optional), 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

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

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 enjoying the safari, return to the hotel. After refreshing, 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

Enjoy breakfast at the hotel and spend the day at leisure.

Overnight in Weligama on BB basis.
DAY 11

Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel and transfer to the Bandaranaike International Airport on time to meet your departure flight.

Cost Includes:

  • Accommodation on bed and breakfast basis for 10 nights.
  • Transport in an air-conditioned car 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
    • Hiriwaduna Village Trek
    • Sigiriya Rock Fortress
    • Dambulla Cave Temple
    • Royal Botanical Garden
    • Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic
    • Cultural Dance
    • Train ride from Nuwara Eliya to Ella (strictly subjected to availability).
    • Yala Jeep Safari
  • 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.

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

Sigiriya from the Pidurangala
Bakers Falls in Horton Place
Temple of Tooth Relic Kandy
Women Dressed in Traditional Kandyan Saree
佛牙寺是斯里兰卡最著名的寺庙之一,位于斯里兰卡康提市的中心地带。The Sri Dalada Maligawa(佛牙寺)保持着500多年的丰富历史,即使在今天也发挥着重要作用。
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
A Hiker in Ella
Cave Temple in Dambulla
Night View of the Colombo City