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Classic Sri Lanka

Sitting in the Indian Ocean, within reach of the southern tip of India, is the island of Sri Lanka. This teardrop-shaped country is edged with endless white-sand beaches; it erupts with a diverse culture and offers some of the best panoramas the world has to offer.
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Classic Sri Lanka

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The vibrant towns and cities tell the story of Sri Lanka’s deep history, explore the boulevards in old colonial quarters that sit across from sacred temples or head inland to be rejuvenated by misty highlands, captivated by vast national parks and thrilled by lively jungles. The opportunities are limitless in Sri Lanka. 

Our Classic Sri Lanka tour takes you on a journey across the Sri Lankan landscape, stopping at some of the most incredible destinations the country has to offer. Immediately you will be introduced to Sri Lanka’s beauty with a visit to the Golden Cave temple complex, the shrines are over 2000 years old and are adorned with stunning statues and paintings of Buddha.


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  • Private Vehicle with Driver
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Arrival in Colombo
Day: 1 | Arrival in Colombo

Arrive in Colombo followed by transfer to Negombo

Touch down at Colombo international airport and transfer to Negombo. There are no activities on the itinerary today, so relax at your hotel or explore the local area. more
Day: 2 | Dambulla

Explore Negombo and then head to Dambulla

Today will begin with a trip to the Negombo fish market, embrace the lively atmosphere and marvel at the produce before returning to the hotel for breakfast more

Trip to Sigiriya
Day: 3 | Trip to Sigiriya

Visit Sigiriya and Polonnaruwa

Head out bright and early for a full day of touring some of Sri Lanka’s most revered sites. Your first stop is the palace of Sigiriya, referred to by locals as... more


What is Sigiriya?

Although there are many myths, the rock is a lava plug from an ancient extinct volcano

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Day: 4 | Habarana

Village tour of Hiriwadunna

Today you will transfer to the small city of Habarana and embark on a village tour of Hiriwadunna. The route will take you through the heart of the community t... more

Day: 5 | Kandy

Drive to Kandy, and enjoy a visit to a spice plantation

After breakfast, drive to Kandy, making a brief stop at one of the region’s sprawling spice plantations where you will learn about the medicinal properties of ... more

Day: 6 | Kandy

Visit the temple of the tooth, a local market and dinner with a local family

This morning you will visit Kandy’s famous Dalada Maligawa, known worldwide as the Temple of the Tooth. The temple is said to be home to Sri Lanka’s most impor... more

Nuwara Eliya
Day: 7 | Nuwara Eliya

Scenic train ride to Nuwara Eliya

Today’s first activity is a scenic train journey through the highlands to Nuwara Eliya. Often referred to as Little England, Nuwara Eliya was once a favoured g... more

Nuwara Eliya
Day: 8 | Nuwara Eliya

Visit a tea plantation and a community project

Your morning will be spent taking a tour of Sri Lanka’s tea culture. A trip to a tea factory and plantation will give you an insight into the country’s Ceylon ... more

Day: 9 | Yala

Drive to Yala

After breakfast, drive to Yala, making a brief stop in the mountain village of Ella to take photos of the famous Nine Arches Bridge and the Ravana Falls, one ... more

Day: 10 | Yala

Safari in Yala

Today will be spent on a safari adventure. Get up bright and early for a drive to Yala National Park. Once you arrive, you will head into the heart of the p... more

Day: 11 | Galle

Travel to Galle via Mirissa

Enjoy breakfast at your hotel before driving to Galle. You will take a break in the laidback town of Mirissa, where you will meet a local fisherman. He will te... more

Day: 12 | Departure

Transfer to the airport

Today is the final day of your Sri Lankan adventure and it is free for you to enjoy.

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