Tour Routes and Destinations

Journey through this multi-cultural serendipitous land with this offer to experience an adventure tour in Sri Lanka for 8 nights and 9 days!

 

Price starting from $1463*

Day 1

Airport

Dambulla Golden Cave temple

Day 2

Dambulla

Polonnaruwa UNESCO ruined Kingdom

Elephant ride

Minneriya Safari Park

Day 3

Dambulla

Balloon ride

Village Safari

Sigiriya Lion Rock fortress

Day 4

Matale

Knuckles Mountain Range

Riverston

Day 5

Kithulgala

White Water Rafting

Bird Watching

Day 7

Bentota / Galle/Mirissa

Galle Dutch fort City

Captain Royal boat house- Balapitya for a river Cruise

Turtle Hatchery-Kosgoda

Umana Blow Hole at Matara,

White Virginia Tea Factory,

Snake Farm at Telijjawila and Reach Mirissa

Day 8

Yala

Whale & Dolphin Watching

Jeep Safari

Day 9 – Airport

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Hotels Names –

Heritance Kandalama (02 Nights)

Sir Johns Bungalow ( 02 Nights)

Kithulgala Rest House ( 02 Nights)

Weligama Bay Resort ( 02 Nights)

 

Prepared 18.08.2016

GIT Rates  
NO OF PAX 2 8 16 28 40 VALIDITY
PRICING PER PERSON(AUD) 1986 1524 1455 1418 1404 16th January– 30th  April 2017

 

No. of pax Cost per pax Supplement Reduction when sharing Triple Supplement for Guide
for Single (for all pax)
02 pax AUD 1986 AUD 1047 Per Person AUD 208 Per Person Not Applicable
08 pax AUD 1524
16 pax AUD 1455
28 pax AUD 1418
40 pax AUD1404

Schedule details

Airport / Kandalama

  • Meet and Greet at the Airport and proceed to Kandalama
  • Reach Dambulla,   Relax the day at the Hotel
  • Visit Golden Cave Temple in the Evening
  • Overnight stay at Heritance Kandalama

Polonnaruwa

  • After Breakfast, Proceed to Polonnaruwa

 

Polonnaruwa, the second kingdom of ancient Sri Lanka, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and home to some of the better-preserved ruins and attractions of all the ancient kingdoms of Sri Lanka.

 

  • Head back to Dambulla
  • Go on an elephant safari at Habarana

 

Enjoy an elephant back safari and trek through the jungle and across shallow waters.

 

  • Go on a 4 wheel Jeep Safari in Minneriya National Park after the Lunch

 

The Minneriya Wildlife National Park is situated northeast of Dambulla, between Harabana and Polonnaruwa. It’s a beautiful wildlife sanctuary for many animals that enjoy the evergreen forests and shrubbery of the area. The Minneriya Reservoir tanks offer the habitants a great watering hole, where you will find the likes of deer, elephants and the occasional leopard enjoying the cool of the water!

 

  • Stay overnight at Heritance Kandalama (five star)

Sigiriya

  • Hot Air Balloon Ride

In the Morning, soar high above the cultural triangle in a hot air balloon, flying over Dambulla, Sigiriya, and the untouched wilderness of the Minneriya and Kaudulla Wildlife National Parks where wild elephants roam free. The balloon ride begins at dawn where you can experience the spectacular sunrise.

 

  • Village Safari

Tour the village by bullock cart, then continue with the boat ride and have lunch in the Village

 

  • Visit Sigiriya

In the evening around 3pm after the noon heat has passed, climb Sigiriya Lion Rock Fortress. A UNESCO World Heritage Site is a Sri Lankan historical and cultural treasure, often referred to by locals as the 8th Wonder of the World. A true archaeological wonder, King Kasyapa commission this palace in the sky complete with city planning, arts, Landscaping, hydraulic technology and more in 5AD. The estimated timing to tour this site is 1-hour and.30 minutes, and we advise to make it at the earliest possible time in the morning to avoid noon heat.

 

  • Back to Hotel and Relax

 

Stay overnight at Heritance Kandalama (5 star)

Matale / Knuckles

  • Leave early morning and travel via Matale to the Knuckles Mountain Range

With amazing panoramic views of the land, the Knuckles Mountain Range is known for its distinct peaks, the dense forests that touch the clouds, and not to mention the flora and fauna that calls this wild patch of terrain its home. A favourite destination for adventure and wildlife enthusiasts, a trek through the knuckles mountain range is a definite must!

 

  • Visit the Riverston

 

Enjoy the real beauty of Sri Lanka from atop the Riverston Plains, and don’t miss out on the opportunity to take a picture at the Mini World’s End at the edge of the Pitawala Pathana!

  • Settle into the Hotel

 

  • Overnight stay at Sir Johns Bungalow, Knuckles

Kithulgala

  • En-route visit to Kithulgala

Kitulgala owes its popularity to the Kelani River which offers exciting level 4 white water rafting , canoeing or hiking. It is a well known place for bird watching including the “Yellow Back Bird”.

  • Lunch at Kithulgala
  • Following lunch, enjoy a bird watching tour
  • Overnight Stay at Mandira Strathdon

 

  • Early morning 2.00am, Proceed to Dalhousie

Adam’s Peak is one of the most popular pilgrimage sites visited by thousands of pilgrims of many faiths. The best place to start climbing Adam’s Peak is via Dalhousie (a town named after a nearby tea estate).

  • Start Climbing Adams peak

The best time to reach the summit would be to catch the sunrise, which is spectacular, and is the reason for the early start! The hike up to the summit of Adam’s Peak will take approximately 2 ½ hours, and will definitely make it worth every step you take!

  • Relax the day in the hotel and do a city tour in the Evening
  • Overnight stay at Mandira Strathdon

 

  • After Breakfast, Proceed to Mirissa

 

Optional: Stopovers at the following attractions;

  

  • Galle Dutch fort city and light house
  • Umana Blow Hole at Matara,
  • Stilt fishing at Kosgoda,
  • White Virginia Tea Factory,
  • Snake Farm at Telijjawila
  • Reach Mirissa and Tour the City

Mirissa is a popular resort destination for its attractions and the pristine beaches that makes for some great fun and rest & relaxation. At the southern tip of the island’s coast, its home to palm-fringed beaches and a natural fishing harbour. At Dondra, you’re able to indulge in whale and dolphin watching excursions that occur on a daily basis via boat safari. Take in the sun, sand and sea, and don’t forget to indulge in sailing, fishing, sea kayaking, canoeing, snorkelling and more when in Mirissa!

 

  • Overnight Stay at Weligama Bay Resort (4 star)

 

  • Proceed to Yala
  • Optional: 4 wheel Jeep Safari of Yala National Park and proceed to Hotel
  • Relax on the Beach
  • Overnight Stay at Weligama Bay Resort (4 star)

Airport

  • As per flight Schedule, Transfer to Airport
  • Leave for the airport for the departure
+ Day 1

Airport / Kandalama

  • Meet and Greet at the Airport and proceed to Kandalama
  • Reach Dambulla,   Relax the day at the Hotel
  • Visit Golden Cave Temple in the Evening
  • Overnight stay at Heritance Kandalama
+ Day 2

Polonnaruwa

  • After Breakfast, Proceed to Polonnaruwa

 

Polonnaruwa, the second kingdom of ancient Sri Lanka, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and home to some of the better-preserved ruins and attractions of all the ancient kingdoms of Sri Lanka.

 

  • Head back to Dambulla
  • Go on an elephant safari at Habarana

 

Enjoy an elephant back safari and trek through the jungle and across shallow waters.

 

  • Go on a 4 wheel Jeep Safari in Minneriya National Park after the Lunch

 

The Minneriya Wildlife National Park is situated northeast of Dambulla, between Harabana and Polonnaruwa. It’s a beautiful wildlife sanctuary for many animals that enjoy the evergreen forests and shrubbery of the area. The Minneriya Reservoir tanks offer the habitants a great watering hole, where you will find the likes of deer, elephants and the occasional leopard enjoying the cool of the water!

 

  • Stay overnight at Heritance Kandalama (five star)
+ Day 3

Sigiriya

  • Hot Air Balloon Ride

In the Morning, soar high above the cultural triangle in a hot air balloon, flying over Dambulla, Sigiriya, and the untouched wilderness of the Minneriya and Kaudulla Wildlife National Parks where wild elephants roam free. The balloon ride begins at dawn where you can experience the spectacular sunrise.

 

  • Village Safari

Tour the village by bullock cart, then continue with the boat ride and have lunch in the Village

 

  • Visit Sigiriya

In the evening around 3pm after the noon heat has passed, climb Sigiriya Lion Rock Fortress. A UNESCO World Heritage Site is a Sri Lankan historical and cultural treasure, often referred to by locals as the 8th Wonder of the World. A true archaeological wonder, King Kasyapa commission this palace in the sky complete with city planning, arts, Landscaping, hydraulic technology and more in 5AD. The estimated timing to tour this site is 1-hour and.30 minutes, and we advise to make it at the earliest possible time in the morning to avoid noon heat.

 

  • Back to Hotel and Relax

 

Stay overnight at Heritance Kandalama (5 star)

+ Day 4

Matale / Knuckles

  • Leave early morning and travel via Matale to the Knuckles Mountain Range

With amazing panoramic views of the land, the Knuckles Mountain Range is known for its distinct peaks, the dense forests that touch the clouds, and not to mention the flora and fauna that calls this wild patch of terrain its home. A favourite destination for adventure and wildlife enthusiasts, a trek through the knuckles mountain range is a definite must!

 

  • Visit the Riverston

 

Enjoy the real beauty of Sri Lanka from atop the Riverston Plains, and don’t miss out on the opportunity to take a picture at the Mini World’s End at the edge of the Pitawala Pathana!

  • Settle into the Hotel

 

  • Overnight stay at Sir Johns Bungalow, Knuckles
+ Day 5

Kithulgala

  • En-route visit to Kithulgala

Kitulgala owes its popularity to the Kelani River which offers exciting level 4 white water rafting , canoeing or hiking. It is a well known place for bird watching including the “Yellow Back Bird”.

  • Lunch at Kithulgala
  • Following lunch, enjoy a bird watching tour
  • Overnight Stay at Mandira Strathdon
+ Day 6

 

  • Early morning 2.00am, Proceed to Dalhousie

Adam’s Peak is one of the most popular pilgrimage sites visited by thousands of pilgrims of many faiths. The best place to start climbing Adam’s Peak is via Dalhousie (a town named after a nearby tea estate).

  • Start Climbing Adams peak

The best time to reach the summit would be to catch the sunrise, which is spectacular, and is the reason for the early start! The hike up to the summit of Adam’s Peak will take approximately 2 ½ hours, and will definitely make it worth every step you take!

  • Relax the day in the hotel and do a city tour in the Evening
  • Overnight stay at Mandira Strathdon
+ Day 7

 

  • After Breakfast, Proceed to Mirissa

 

Optional: Stopovers at the following attractions;

  

  • Galle Dutch fort city and light house
  • Umana Blow Hole at Matara,
  • Stilt fishing at Kosgoda,
  • White Virginia Tea Factory,
  • Snake Farm at Telijjawila
  • Reach Mirissa and Tour the City

Mirissa is a popular resort destination for its attractions and the pristine beaches that makes for some great fun and rest & relaxation. At the southern tip of the island’s coast, its home to palm-fringed beaches and a natural fishing harbour. At Dondra, you’re able to indulge in whale and dolphin watching excursions that occur on a daily basis via boat safari. Take in the sun, sand and sea, and don’t forget to indulge in sailing, fishing, sea kayaking, canoeing, snorkelling and more when in Mirissa!

 

  • Overnight Stay at Weligama Bay Resort (4 star)
+ Day 8

 

  • Proceed to Yala
  • Optional: 4 wheel Jeep Safari of Yala National Park and proceed to Hotel
  • Relax on the Beach
  • Overnight Stay at Weligama Bay Resort (4 star)
+ Day 9

Airport

  • As per flight Schedule, Transfer to Airport
  • Leave for the airport for the departure