Family friendly Tour of Sri Lanka – 9 nights, Option I

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 in Cinnamon Grand Hotel in Colombo

Day 02

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Transfer to Pinnawala- 3 hour drive approximately
  • See bathing Elephants in the river, feed a baby Elephant at the Orphanage and bathe an Elephant in the river
  • Check in to Rosyth Estate House in Kegalle
  • Dinner and overnight stay at Rosyth Estate House in Kegalle

Day 03

  • Breakfast at the Estate House
  • Estate walk in the morning time- Rosyth is a small working estate. Tea is plucked by hand and sold to the nearby tea factory, whilst latex is tapped, treated and sold to a local rubber factory. Coconuts, fruits, spices and other produce are grown on the estate. The Estate contains walking trails & mountain biking routes. Guests are free to explore the estate and join the ladies plucking two leaves and a bud from the tea bushes. Estate Superintendent, will be happy to guide you through the Estate and give you an appreciation of rural Sri Lankan life as you wind through Paddy Fields, Jungle and Streams and stumble upon some local villagers on the way.
  • Treasure hunt in the evening time, a kid activity which is suitable for the kids between 3 to 11 years- The Treasure hunt is fun, interactive and creative and you can tailor them for your kids. Rosyth Estate staff will scatter the picture cards of the fruit and spices that grow in the gardens around the house. The cards will be placed at the base of the tree/plant. With such a large selection of fruit and spice growing around the house we have had such fun creating and designing.
  • Dinner and overnight stay at Rosyth Estate House in Kegalle

Day 04

  • Breakfast at the Estate House
  • Visit Peradeniya Royal Botanical Garden in the afternoon. It is near the Mahaweli River and is renowned for its collection of orchids
  • Visit Sri DaladaMaligawaor the Temple of Tooth Relic in Kandy where Lord Buddha’s Tooth relic is housed. It is located in the royal palace complex of the former Kingdom of Kandy
  • Dinner and overnight stay at Rosyth Estate House in Kegalle

Day 05

  • Breakfast at the Estate House
  • Transfer to Habarana – 3 hour drive approximately
  • Visit Dambulla Cave Temple, a UNESCO world heritage site, this complex dates from the third and second centuries BC
  • Climb Sigiriya Rock Fortress, a UNESCO world heritage site now and was the palace and pleasure garden of King Kassapa
  • Overnight stay at The Other Corner in Habarana

Day 06

  • Breakfast at the Hotel
  • Village cycling tour with a guide
  • Afternoon safari in Minneriya National park, which is well known for its large herd of elephant gathering.
  • Overnight stay at The Other Corner in Habarana

Day 07

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Transfer to Negombo- 4 ½ hour drive approximately
  • Overnight stay at Ranweli Holiday Village in Waikkal

Day 08

  • Breakfast at the Hotel
  • Do river cruise for 2 hours starting from 10 am- Glide along the waterways by canoe or motor boat in the environs of Ranweli and explore the unique ecosystem around the mangroves. Discover the numerous indigenous aquatic and terrestrial plants and enjoy a green wonderland of breathtaking beauty.
  • Overnight stay at Ranweli Holiday Village in Waikkal.

Day 09

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Craft Demonstrations- Ranweli is closely linked to a local village and the villagers often enjoy meeting the guests and sharing information about their traditional lifestyles, handicrafts and customs. Demonstrations of traditional Sri Lankan handicrafts and industries are offered. These are offered complimentary to the guests in Ranweliin order to enhance the cultural experience.
  • Overnight stay at Ranweli Holiday Village in Waikkal.

Day 10

  • Breakfast at the Hotel
  • Transfer to Airport for departure – 45minutes drive approximately

From US$ 1383

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

  • Feeding and bathing an Elephant in Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage
  • Explore the Estate of Rosyth Villa
  • Treasure hunt for the kids white at Rosyth Estate
  • Explore Royal Botanical Garden in Peradeniya
  • Temple of Tooth Relic where Lord Buddha’s Tooth Relic is housed
  • Visit Dambulla Cave Temple
  • Climb Sigiriya Rock Fortress to see the pleasure gardens and the ruined palace of King Kassapa
  • Village cycling tour with a guide
  • Seeing Elephants, deer, sloth bears and other species in Minneriya national park
  • Do a river cruise to explore the unique ecosystem around the mangroves with a naturalist at Ranweli Holiday Village
  • Craft Demonstrations in a local village near Ranweli Holiday Village.

Accommodation and meals during this trip (For 2 Adults)

  • 1 night at Cinnamon Grand Hotel in Colombo on bed and breakfast basis
  • 3 nights at Rosyth Estate House in Kegalle on Half Board basis
  • 2 nights atThe Other Corner in Habaranaon bed and breakfast basis
  • 3 nights atRanweli Holiday Village inWaikkalon bed and breakfast basis