Enjoy the best tropical holiday in the world. Explore the exotic locations and get closer to nature with this carefully crafted package which will focus on relaxation. From awe-inspiring hill country to the miles stretched golden sandy beaches, this package will provide you with the best tropical holiday you have been wanting to have for a long time. Varying from historical sites to misty mountains and from wildlife and resort relaxation to the beach rests, this is a perfect vacation preplanned to make you get away from the busy lifestyles and urban areas.
Day 1 – Arrival / Negombo
Arrival and Transfer to the hotel in Negombo. Enjoy an exclusive luxury boutique hotel upon arrival where you can sit back and relax from the long journey surrounded by tropical nature.
Day 2, 3 – Sigiriya
At the centre of the Cultural Triangle stands the mighty Sigiriya Rock. En route pause at Dambulla Cave Temple, Sri Lanka’s well-preserved cave complex dating back to the first century BC. Climb the 200 metres high Sigiriya on the beautiful stone-carved steps passing through the water gardens, pools, mirror walls, frescoes and water fountains that still work to this day. Enjoy a traditional cultural village exploration to discover the lifestyles of the traditional locals. Relish the steep climbs of the Pidurangala Rock if you are craving a magical sunset. The famous elephant gathering in the Minneriya National Park is a not to be missed experience when you are in Sigiriya.
Day 4, 5 – Nuwara Eliya
Passing the tea plantation towards the hill country hints to you that you have set a course to reach the famous hill countries of Sri Lanka. Enjoy two days surrounded by misty mountains and tea plantations where you will gain knowledge on the world-famous Ceylon Tea processing from the field to the tea factory with a hot cup of tea during the high tea overlooking the mountains and tea plantations. Take an early morning drive to reach the Horton Plains National Park to enjoy the nature trail passing breathtaking cascades to the sheer cliffs named World's End and Mini World's End. Hike to the Lover’s Leap waterfall to explore the love story that named this breathtaking waterfall and take a tuk-tuk ride to see the magnificent Bomburuella Reservior. Visit the old Trinity Church in Nuwara Eliya which was built in 1852 and the old Post Office which was built in 1894 or surround yourself with the English colonial-style bungalows that will give you the image of the British inheritance during your city tour in Nuwara Eliya.
Day 6, 7 – Gal Oya
Spend the next two days discovering the fantastic encounters of the swimming elephants among other animals such as birds, monkeys, peacocks and spotted deers feasting on the lush greenery of the Senanayake Samudraya (Lake) during a catamaran boat ride and learn about the Sri Lankan indigenous people by visiting the Vedda Village in Gal Oya and learn the generations-old lifestyles and survival techniques in the wilderness. Gal Oya Lodge adds a perfect touch to your wilderness accommodation.
Day 8, 9, 10 – Trincomalee
Trincomalee is a coastal city famous for its pristine beaches with an atmosphere of calm and relaxation. Enjoy a snorkelling experience while you’re in Trincomalee and you have the option of enjoying wonderful experiences such as seafood tasting, visiting Koneswaram Temple, historical ruins of Girihandu Seya, one of the world's biggest natural harbours and cultural monuments. Sit back and soak up the sunshine and the warm climate for the perfect romantic getaway you look for.
Day 11, 12 – Wilpattu
Giving a higher chance of spotting the Sri Lankan leopards, the Wilpattu National Park welcomes you for an unforgettable two nights. Explore the next two days of luxury wildlife camping in Sri Lanka bordering a national park where animal encounters are often. Embark on a game drive to the Wilpattu National Park to witness the fantastic encounters of elephants, sloth bears, wild boar, buffalo, a range of wetland birds and perhaps a thrilling hunt by the leopard. A night walk into the national park will enrich the wonderful sighting of the slender loris among other animals making the night come alive.
Day 13 – Negombo
Head back to Negombo for your last night in Sri Lanka after completing a wonderful tropical holiday in Sri Lanka and experiencing many extraordinary adventures.