Rustic Explorer - 09 nights

Rustic Explorer is created to provide the real rural Sri Lankan experience for the holiday seekers. Accommodation is provided in three real Sri Lankan styled lodges to gain the best experience of Sri Lankan lifestyle. These lodges provide comfortable accommodation in rustic environs. Rustic Explorer is filled with lots of activities for you to enjoy while you experience the real Sri Lankan rural culture. Tasting authentic Sri Lankan food is another experience which “Rustic Explorer” offers.

Day 01

  • Transfer from Colombo to Anamduwa Mud House Eco Lodge (Approximately 3 hours drive)
  • Lunch at Mud House Eco Lodge
  • Dinner and overnight stay in Mud House Eco Lodge

Day 02

  • Go on a Bird watching trail early morning with a picnic breakfast
  • Cycling trip to a nearby village
  • Lunch at Mud House Eco Lodge
  • Visit a village Paddy field and get the first hand experience on how the natives do paddy farming
  • Dinner and overnight stay at Mud House Eco Lodge

Full day at Eco Lodge Anamaduwa on Full Board basis

When you are at Mud House Eco Lodge there is no fixed schedule for activities. You can go on your pace and decide the time you want to do the activities by yourself. Bird Watching, Bathing local tanks, Exploration of village life, exploration of local farming, Nature trails, Visiting ancient temples, Excursions to ancient places and Cycling are the major activities. Full time guide is available for your disposal. Eco Lodge is built using traditional village methods. Living amongst nature and wildlife, the comfort, style and elegant design will please the discerning traveler. You will be met with warm local hospitality, fantastic Sri Lankan food and a sense of time standing still. Nestled in forest beneath the majestic and mysterious Paramakanda Rock Temple in the ancient rural heartlands of Sri Lanka. at your pace. Solar power provides power to the rooms while plentiful lanterns are lit in the evening to create an unforgettable atmosphere as you enjoy a candle lit dinner and drinks around the campfire. This is a pure retreat where life moves at your pace.

Day 03

  • Breakfast at Mud House Eco Lodge
  • Visit a local Blacksmith’s workshop followed by a nature trail with Catamaran ride in Tabbowa lake
  • Lunch at Mud House Eco Lodge
  • Visit an ancient village Temple and watch the sunset at the summit of the rock where the temple is located
  • Dinner and overnight stay at Mud House Eco Lodge

Day 04

  • Breakfast at Mud House Eco Lodge
  • Transfer to Pelpatha Eco Lodge in Wilpattu
  • Visit local pottery work shop near Palpatha Eco Lodge
  • Lunch at Palpatha Eco Lodge
  • Visit Vilandagoda ancient ruined cultural site
  • Dinner and overnight stay at Palpatha Eco Lodge

Day 05

  • Leave at 5 am for a full day safari in Wilpattu National Park with picnic breakfast and lunch.
  • You will be returning to Palpatha Eco Lodge by 7 pm by the time a BBQ dinner will be ready amidst a roaring campfire.

Day 06

  • Full day relax at Palpatha Eco Lodge by the river with meals and refreshments

Day 07

  • Breakfast at Palpatha Eco Lodge
  • Transfer to Alankuda Beach Resort in Kalpitiya
  • On the way do a lagoon boat trip
  • Lunch at Alankuda Beach Resort
  • Dinner and overnight stay at Alankuda Beach Resort

Day 08

  • Go for a Dolphin watching tour (4 hours of sea going)
  • Breakfast after Dolphin watching trip at Alankuda Beach Resort
  • Take part in free activities available at Alakuda Beach Resort such as windsurfing, cycling and snorkelling
  • Dinner and overnight stay at Alankuda Beach Resort

Day 09

  • Full day relax by the beach of Alankuda Beach Resort or take part in the free activities offered by the resort.

Day 10

  • Breakfast at Alankuda Beach Resort
  • Transfer to Colombo

From US$ 0

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

Special Notes

  • Airport pick and drop off can be arranged on request
  • Tour includes all in an air conditioned mini coach with a English speaking driver
  • Tour includes all accommodations and meals mentioned in the itinerary
  • Tour includes all activities sightseeing mentioned in the itinerary
  • Activities at Alankuda Beach can be done only in the on the months of December to April due to sea conditions.