Family friendly Tour of Sri Lanka – 13 nights, Option III

Day 01

  • Arrival in Colombo International Airport and meet with our representative at the arrival lounge
  • Transfer to capital city Colombo – 1 hour drive approximately
  • Overnight stay at Cinnamon Grand Hotel in Colombo

Day 02

  • • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Transfer to Sinharaja – 4 hour drive approximately
  • Start 2 ½ hour water fall trail to Kollawa Dola Ella at 3.00 pm which offers you the opportunity to enjoy & experience foot therapy on a natural water flow with stone suckers & stream bathing.
  • Dinner & overnight stay at Sinharaja Rain Forest Eco Lodge

Day 03

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Start 3 hours nature main trail at 10.00 am, this trail takes you through the ecosystem change – from tea estate, forest canopy to the disturbed forest.
  • Do 1 hour night trail at 6.30 pm. Turn off the lights for a minute while walking in the forest in the night will give you a chance to enjoy and concentrate to listen to the forest sounds, miles away from your home.
  • Dinner & overnight stay at Sinharaja Rain Forest Eco Lodge.

Day 04

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Transfer to Kalamatiya – 4 hour drive approximately
  • Visit Turtle hatchery
  • Overnight stay at Turtle Bay Boutique Hotel in Kalamatiya

Day 05

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Transfer to Udawalawe- 2 hour drive approximately
  • Meet with our crew at Udawalawe National Park Entrance at 12 noon and be driven to the campsite inside the Udawalawe national Park
  • Lunch at the Camp
  • Evening Game Drive
  • BBQ Dinner and overnight stay at the Campsite

Day 06

  • Early morning Game Drive
  • Back to Campsite for Breakfast
  • At leisure in the Campsite
  • Evening Game Drive
  • BBQ Dinner and overnight stay in the Campsite

Day 07

  • Breakfast at the Campsite
  • Morning Game Drive
  • Be driven to the Park gate for check out
  • Transfer to Kitulgala- 4 ½ hour drive approximately
  • Do white water rafting in Kitulgala
  • Overnight stay at Palmstone Retreat in Kitulgala

Day 08

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Do rain forest trekking in Kitulgala forest reserve - cross the Kelani River in an open catamaran-type traditional wooden boat with no sail and walk in to the deep routes of the Rain Forest of Kitulgala Forest Reserve.
  • Transfer to Habarana- 5 hour drive approximately
  • Visit Dambulla Cave Temple, a UNESCO world heritage site, this complex dates from the third and second centuries BC
  • Overnight stay at The Other Corner in Habarana

Day 09

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • A long or short hike through the forest with our expert guides will give you an opportunity to see a few of Sri Lankan endemic birds and other wildlife
  • Climb Sigiriya Rock Fortress, a UNESCO world heritage site now and was the palace and pleasure garden of King Kassapa
  • Ride an ATV/challey bike through the village or jungle
  • Overnight stay at The Other Corner in Habarana

Day 10

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Transfer to Kalpitiya- 3 ½ hour drive approximately
  • Overnight stay at Bar Reef Beach Resort in Kalpitiya

Day 11

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Whale watching in the deeper waters of Kalpitiya. There are five types of whales that occupy the Kalpitiya coastal stretch most commonly spotted is the Sperm whale
  • Overnight stay at Bar Reef Beach Resort in Kalpitiya

Day 12

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Do 2 hour lagoon boat ride in Kalpitiya to visit 5 islands
  • Overnight stay at Bar Reef Beach Resort in Kalpitiya

Day 13

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • 40 minutes cannel boat ride to see various species of birds, monkey, crocodile, mangrove and to visit an island where 12 families are living.
  • Overnight stay at Bar Reef Beach Resort in Kalpitiya

Day 14

  • Breakfast at the Hotel
  • Transfer to Airport for departure – 3 ½ hour drive approximately

From US$ 2537

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

Key highlights of this trip

  • Three nature trails in Sinharaja Rain Forest
  • Turtle hatchery
  • Udawalawe national Park to see Elephant and other species.
  • White water rafting in Kitulgala
  • Rain forest trekking in Kitulgala forest reserve
  • Dambulla Cave Temple
  • Climb Sigiriya Rock Fortress to see the pleasure gardens and the ruined palace of King Kassapa
  • A long or short hike through the forest in Habarana
  • An ATV/challey bike through the village or jungle
  • Whale watching in Kalpitiya to see five types of whales
  • Lagoon boat ride in Kalpitiya
  • Cannel boat ride in Kalpitiya

Accommodation and meals during this trip (For 2 Adults)

  • 1 night at Cinnamon Grand Hotel in Colombo on bed and breakfast basis
  • 2 nights at Sinharaja Rain Forest Eco Lodge on half board basis
  • 1 night at Turtle Bay Boutique Hotel in Kalamatiya on bed and breakfast basis
  • 2 nights Udawalawe Camping on all inclusive basis
  • 1 night at Palmstone Retreat in Kitulgala on bed and breakfast basis
  • 2 nights at The Other Corner in Habarana on bed and breakfast basis
  • 4 nights at Bar Reef Beach Resort in Kalpitiya on bed and breakfast basis