Embark on an unforgettable journey that promises to paint the canvas of your love story with the vibrant hues of Sri Lanka's beauty and charm. This carefully curated honeymoon itinerary is a tapestry of enchanting experiences, welcoming you to a world where misty mountains, cascading waterfalls, and pristine beaches become the backdrop for your romantic adventure. From the moment you touch down in this captivating island paradise, you'll be embraced by the warm hospitality of Ceylon Insider Travels, your trusted companion for this extraordinary journey. Get ready to create cherished memories as you explore ancient temples, hike through lush mountains, witness breathtaking wildlife, and bask in the serenity of stunning vistas. With each day unfolding new wonders, let this be the chapter where your love story meets the soul-stirring beauty of Sri Lanka.
Day 1 | Arrival - Negombo
Upon arrival in Sri Lanka, the Ceylon Insider Travels chauffeur guide will be there to offer you a warm Sri Lankan welcome as you step into the country. After a warm welcome to the island paradise, you will be transferred to Negombo (Approximately 20 minutes drive). After your long flight, settle into your beachfront hotel, and let the anticipation of the adventure ahead soothe you.
Day 2 | Negombo - Kandy
After a delicious breakfast, your journey takes you to Kandy (Approximately 3 ½ hours drive). Upon arrival in Kandy, an awe-inspiring visit to the Kandy Temple of the Tooth Relic awaits you. Feel the rich spiritual heritage of Sri Lanka as you stand before this revered site. Thereafter, you'll be embraced by the luxury of an eco lodge surrounded by picturesque tea plantations and the misty grandeur of mountains. Let the tranquil atmosphere envelop you.
Day 3 | Kandy
Today is for adventurers and nature lovers. Brace yourself for a full-day hike at the Knuckles Mountain Range, where each step unveils breathtaking vistas and cascading waterfalls that seem like they're straight out of a fairytale.
Optional: For those seeking an extra thrill, a waterfall abseiling experience amidst the heart of the Knuckles forest can be included.
As the day winds down, head back to the eco-lodge for relaxation and rejuvenation.
Day 4 | Kandy - Hatton
After a delicious breakfast, set your compass for Hatton, a journey that holds both cultural and adrenaline-filled encounters (Approximately 3 hours drive). Along the way, enjoy an ascend at the Ambuluwawa Tower, where sweeping views offer a taste of the magnificent landscapes that lie ahead. Passing Kitulgala, nicknamed as the adventure capital of Sri Lanka, let your spirit of adventure soar as you embrace the thrill of white-water rafting.
Arriving at your hotel, settle down at your bungalow winding down with the magnificent
panoramic views of the horizon.
Day 5 | Hatton - Ella
After a delicious breakfast awaits the world-famous train ride from Hatton to Ella promising a visual symphony of Sri Lanka's scenic beauty (Approximately 3 hours ride). You'll feel like you're journeying through a living postcard as lush tea plantations and charming villages roll by. Upon arriving in Ella, the city welcomes you to explore its wonders. Perhaps embark on a hike to Little Adam's Peak, and as the sun bids adieu, witness a truly magical sunset.
Note: Train tickets are strictly subject to availability
Day 6 | Ella - Udawalawa
Afternoon transfer to Udawalawa (Approximately 2 hours drive), a haven for both adventure and
wilderness enthusiasts. Experience the unique pleasure of camping within the confines of
Udawalawa National Park, where the sounds of nature create a soothing lullaby. As the day ebbs
away, the serenity of this experience becomes your personal haven.
Day 7 | Udawalawa - Yala
The dawn invites you to an exhilarating morning safari at Udawalawa National Park, a realm where Sri Lanka's captivating wildlife awakens.
Thereafter, your adventure takes you to Yala (Approximately 2 hours drive). The luxurious resort awaits promising relaxation and an opportunity to absorb the wonders you've witnessed.
Day 8 | Yala
Brace yourself for an enthralling day of game drives at Yala National Park, a wildlife haven known for its thrilling leopard sightings and diverse wildlife. Get ready to be captivated by the rhythm of the jungle and the majesty of nature's creatures.
Day 9 | Yala - Weligama
After a delicious breakfast, transfer to Weligama (Approximately 3 hours drive), a serene coastal
haven. Along the way, take a moment to explore the historic Galle Dutch Fort and visit a Turtle
Hatchery to learn about conservation efforts. Check in at your beachfront resort and let the
soothing sounds of the ocean guide you into relaxation.
Day 10 | Departure
As your journey comes to an end, prepare for your departure. Transfer to the airport (Approximately 3 hours drive) with cherished memories of your Sri Lankan adventure, bidding farewell to the tropical paradise that has captivated your heart.