Wild and Adventures of Sri Lanka – 19 nights

Be it Hiking, Mountain climbing, canoeing in a lake/ river, snorkelling in a tropical reef, diving for long forgotten wrecks of the ocean, jungle safari camping, photographic tour, or Nature Trail trekking , Best of Lanka can design any unique activity that you have in mind. Sri Lankans are usually very children friendly so special attention is paid to kids on Nature Trails and activities to make them aware of important facts of Nature. Be in touch with our passionate destination explorers to organize your next adventure activity to our island of paradise today!

Day 01

  • Transfer from Colombo to Wilpattu (Transfer time is 4 hours approximately)
  • Lunch at Palpatha Eco Lodge in Wilpattu
  • Visit local pottery workshop and get the experience of local pottery making
  • Dinner and overnight stay at Palpatha Eco Lodge in Wilpattu

Day 02

  • Go for full day safari in Wilpattu National Park with picnic breakfast, lunch and refreshments. Departure time 5.30 am and you will back by 6.30 pm
  • BBQ dinner and overnight stay at Palpatha Eco Lodge in Wilpattu

Day 03

  • Breakfast at Palpatha Eco Lodge in Wilpattu
  • Transfer to Anuradhapura (Transfer time is 1 hour approximately)
  • Visit Anuradhapura ancient ruins of Palaces and Temples
  • Transfer to Habarana (Transfer time is 2 hours approximately)
  • Overnight stay at Sorowwa Resort & Spa

Day 04

  • Breakfast at Sorowwa Resort & Spa
  • Go for a village experience in a bullock cart to visit a traditional Sri Lankan village, Taste a traditional village lunch, visit paddy fields, witness village activities and do a traditional catamaran (canoe) ride in a lake (this excursion is about 3 hours)
  • Visit Minneriya or Kaudulla National Park to witness large herds of Elephants in the afternoon (journey starts at 3 pm and you will be back at the hotel by 6.30 pm)
  • overnight stay at Sorowwa Resort & Spa

Day 05

  • Breakfast at Sorowwa Resort & Spa
  • Transfer to Sigiriya (Transfer time is 30 minutes approximately)
  • Visit Sigiriya Rock Fortress
  • Transfer to Nuwara Eliya (Transfer time is 4 hours approximately)
  • Overnight stay at Grand Hotel Nuwara Eliya

Day 06

  • Breakfast at Grand Hotel Nuwara Eliya
  • transfer to Horton Plains National park (Transfer time is 2 hours approximately)
  • Trek in the Horton Plains National Park, visit World’s end point and Baker’s Waterfall (Picnic lunch and water will be provided)
  • Overnight stay at Grand Hotel Nuwara Eliya

Day 07

  • Full day in relax in Nuwara Eliya on bed and breakfast basis at Grand Hotel. (You may take light walks in the Nuwara Eliya town. Very misty and cold)

Day 08

  • Breakfast at Grand Hotel Nuwara Eliya
  • Transfer to Kitulgala (Transfer time is 2 ½ hours approximately)
  • Start a downhill Cycling trail from Hatton to Kitulgala (3 hours of cycling approximately)
  • Stop at White Water Rafting launch point and start 1 ½ hours of White Water Rafting session
  • Overnight stay at Kitulgala Adventure Camp

Day 09

  • Breakfast at Rafter’s Retreat
  • Go for Natural stream slides/ confidence jumps and Waterfall abseiling (Picnic lunch and water will be provided)
  • BBQ dinner and overnight stay at Kitulgala Adventure Camp

Day 10

  • Breakfast at Kitulgala Adventure Camp
  • Half day river expedition from Kitulgala Adventure camp to Awissawella in a raft. You will be then picked up by our vehicle then transfer to Sinharaja Rain Forest
  • Check in to our Rain Forest camp for lunch
  • Relax or swim in the stream by the camp
  • Dinner and overnight stay at our Rain Forest Camp in Sinharaja

Day 11

  • Early morning Bird watching trail in Sinharaja Rain Forest with a picnic breakfast
  • Back to the camp
  • Lunch at the camp
  • Afternoon nature trail in the Sinharaja Rain Forest
  • BBQ dinner and overnight stay at Sinharaja Rain Forest Camp

Day 12

  • Early morning Bird watching trail in Sinharaja Rain Forest
  • Breakfast at the camp
  • Checkout from the campsite and transfer to Udawalawe National park
  • Lunch at Safari Camp inside Udawalawe National Park
  • Afternoon safari at 3 pm
  • Back to safari camp for dinner and overnight stay

Day 13

  • Early morning game drive in a jeep in Udawalawe National Park at 6 am
  • Back to the safari camp for breakfast by 9.30 am
  • Relax by the camp in a hammock or have a river bath
  • Lunch at the safari camp
  • Afternoon safari starts at 3 pm
  • Back to safari camp by 6 pm for BBQ dinner and overnight stay

Day 14

  • Early morning game drive at 6 am
  • Back to safari camp for breakfast
  • Checkout from the safari camp in Udawalawe at transfer to Tangalle (Transfer time is 3 hours approximately)
  • Overnight stay at Buckingham Place in Rekawa. Go to see Turtles coming from the ocean to the shore to lay eggs in the night around 8 pm. Just 10 minutes of walking from Buckingham place along the beach at Rekawa Turtle Conservation project)

Day 15

  • Breakfast at Buckingham Place
  • Relax by the hotel or by the beach
  • In the later afternoon go for a Canoe ride in the Tangalle Lagoon
  • Overnight stay at Buckingham Place

Day 16

  • Breakfast at Buckingham Place
  • Transfer to Mirissa (Transfer time is 2 hours approximately)
  • Dinner and overnight stay at Paradise Beach Club Mirissa

Day 17

  • Overnight stay at Paradise Beach Club Mirissa with breakfast and dinner

Day 18

  • Go for a Whale watching trip at 6 am and return to the hotel by 12 pm
  • Overnight stay at Paradise Beach Club Mirissa with breakfast and dinner

Day 19

  • Overnight stay at Paradise Beach Club Mirissa with breakfast and dinner

Day 20

  • Breakfast at Paradise Beach Club Mirissa
  • Transfer to Colombo (Transfer time is 3 hours approximately n the highway)

From US$ 3430

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,

  • Private transfers with a English speaking chauffeur throughout the tour
  • Accommodation at mentioned hotels or similar on the meal basis mentioned in the itinerary and below
  • All mentioned activities and sights seeing fees

Prices may vary plus/minus depending on the season

Transfers
For the above itinerary with an English speaking driver. Includes fuel, driver’s meals and his accommodation

Places of visit during this trip

  • Visit Anuradhapura ruins
  • Visit to Sigiriya Rock Fortress
  • Trek in Horton Plains National Park

Accommodation and meals during this trip (For 2 Adults)

  • 2 nights in Palpatha Eco Lodge in Wilpattu – On full board double basis
  • 2 nights in Sorowwa Resort & Spa in Habarana – 1 deluxe double room on bed and breakfast basis
  • 3 nights in Grand Hotel Nuwara Eliya – 1 deluxe double room on bed and breakfast basis
  • 2 nights in Kitulgala Adventure Camp – on full board basis for 2 pax
  • 2 nights in Sinharaja Camp – on inclusive basis for 2 pax
  • 2 nights in Udawalawe Safari Camp – on all inclusive basis for 2 pax
  • 2 nights in Buckingham Place – 1 deluxe double room on bed and breakfast basis
  • 4 nights in Paradise Beach Club – 1 super deluxe room on half board basis

Activities

  • Full day safari in Wilpattu National Park
  • Bullock cart excursions
  • Stream slides and confidence jumps in Kitulgala
  • Cycling in Kitulgala, White Water Rafting in Kitulgala
  • Turtle Watching in Rekawa and Whale watching trip off Mirissa

Special Notes

  • Airport pick and drop off can be arranged on request
  • Safari camping in Udawalawe has standard and luxury options
  • 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