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Bird of Sri Lanka in 9 days - 8 nights

Day 01

  • Arrival in Colombo International Airport and meet with our representative
  • Transfer to Negombo – 20 minutes drive approximately
  • Overnight stay in Goldi Sands Hotel in Negombo

Day 02

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Transfer to Sinharaja Rain Forest near Kudawa entrance – 4 hours drive approximately
  • Walk for bird watching in a bordering village of Sinharaja Rain Forest to see birds such as Munias, Flower peckkers, sunbirds, fly catchers, Mynas, Babblers, Monarchs, Wabblers, Prinias, Bul Buls, Wagtails, Drongos, Orioles, Leafbirds, Woodpeckers, barbets, Pigeons, Nuthatchs, Hornbills, Blue Magpie, Owls and Coucals
  • Overnight in Sinharaja Blue Magpie Guest House

Day 03

  • Early breakfast at the guest house
  • Full day bird watching in Sinharaja Rain Forest in search for birds such as Munias, Flower peckkers, sunbirds, fly catchers, Mynas, Babblers, Monarchs, Wabblers, Prinias, Bul Buls, Wagtails, Drongos, Orioles, Leafbirds, Woodpeckers, barbets, Pigeons, Nuthatchs, Trogans, Hornbills, Blue Magpie, Frogmouths, and Coucals
  • Overnight in Sinharaja Blue Magpie Guest House

Day 04

  • Breakfast at the guest house
  • Morning bird watching village walk by the border of Sinharaja Rain Forest to see birds such as Munias, Flower peckers, sunbirds, fly catchers, Mynas, Babblers, Monarchs, Wabblers, Prinias, Bul Buls, Wagtails, Drongos, Orioles, Leafbirds, Woodpeckers, barbets, Pigeons, Nuthatchs, Hornbills, Blue Magpie, Owls and Coucals
  • Transfer to Nuwara Eliya – 4 hours drive approximately
  • Overnight stay in Glenfall Reach Hotel in Nuwara Eliya

Day 05

  • Transfer to Horton Plains National Park at 5 AM – 1 ½ hours drive approximately
  • Early morning bird watching walk in Horton Plains National Park to see bird such as Pigeons, Parrots, Barbets, Minivets, Cisticolas, Priniyas, Green Wabblers, Thrushes, Chats, Flycatchers, sunbirds, flower peckers, bul buls and White Eyes (Picnic breakfast will be provided during the walk)
  • Transfer back to Nuwara Eliya – 1 ½ hours drive approximately
  • Afternoon bird watching walk in Hakgala Botanical Garden to see birds such as Mainas, Bul buls, Pigeons, Parrots, Woodpeckers, Shrikes, Blue Magpie, Drongos, Prinias, Warblers, Mynas, Thrushes and flycatchers
  • Overnight stay in Glenfall Reach Hotel in Nuwara Eliya

Day 06

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Bird watching walk in Victoria Park Nuwara Eliya to see birds such as Parrots, Pigeons, sunbirds, flower peckers, fly catchers, Chats, Thrushers, Wabblers, and Wagtails
  • Transfer to Habarana – 5 hours drive approximately
  • Overnight stay in Sorowwa Resort & Spa in Habarana

Day 07

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Morning jungle walk in Habarana to see birds such as migratory birds, resident birds, eagles, water birds, swifts and swallows
  • Late afternoon bird watching in Sigiriya Sanctuary to see endemic birds, migratory and resident birds, eagles, water birds, swifts, swallows and Falcons
  • Overnight stay in Sorowwa Resort & Spa in Habarana

Day 08

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Morning bird watching in Sigiriya Sanctuary to see endemic birds, migratory and resident birds, eagles, water birds, swifts, swallows and Falcons
  • Transfer to Anawilundawa – 3 to 4 hours drive approximately
  • Afternoon bird watching in Anawilundawa Wetlands which is one of the two most important birding sites in Sri Lanka named by RAMSAR. In Anawilunda Wetlands you would be able to see birds types such as Cormorants, ducks, egrets, herons, storks, eagles, terns, swallows, swifts, kingfishers and other resident birds
  • Overnight stay in Goldi Sands Hotel in Negombo

Day 09

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Transfer to Airport for departure – 20 minutes drive approximately

From US$ 1320

Per person on double sharing basis


We can tailor this trip to suit your requirements

Any aspect of the itinerary can be altered, from excursions to accommodation


The rate includes,

  • Accommodation in mentioned hotels
  • Meals as per mentioned meal plans
  • Air conditioned transfers with an English speaking chauffeur guide
  • All mentioned activities and park entrance fees

Prices may vary plus/minus depending on the season

Places of visit during this trip

  • Sinharaja Rain Forest
  • Horton Plain National Park
  • Victoriya Park Nuwara Eliya
  • Hakgala Botanical garden
  • Habarana
  • Sigiriya Sanctuary
  • Anawilundawa

Key highlights of this trip

  • Bird watching in Sinharaja
  • Horton Plain
  • Victoria Park
  • Hakgala Botanical Garden
  • Sigiriya Sanctuary
  • Habarana
  • Anawilundawa

Accommodation and meals during this trip (For 2 Adults)

  • 1 night in Goldi Sands Hotel in Negombo on bed and breakfast basis
  • 2 nights in Blue Magpie Guest House in Sinharaja on bed and breakfast basis
  • 2 nights in Back of Glenfall Reach Hotel in Nuwara Eliya on bed and breakfast basis
  • 2 nights in Sorowwa Resort & Spa in Habarana on bed and breakfast basis
  • 1 night in Goldi Sands Hotel in Negombo on bed and breakfast basis