Sri Lanka wild life and Beach Tour, Sri Lanka

9 nights from £1559 pp

020 8774 7298


The best way to experience nature is right in the heart of it! Experience a private scenic journey of discovery through Sri Lanka's rich cultural, religious and experience a way to live close to nature and yet live and dine like kings.

Waikkal → Wilpatthu → Anuradhapura → Habarana → Minneriya → Habarana → Passikudah → Arugambay → Yala → Udawalawa → Mirissa → Mount Lavinia


DAY 01: ARRIVAL TRANSFER / WAIKKAL
Meet on arrival at Colombo International Airport and transferred to Marawila – Check in at Suriya Resort, Boutique - (Standard Room) – Rest of the day at leisure – Overnight stay at the Hotel.

DAY 02: WAIKKAL / WILPATTHU / ANURADHAPURA
Breakfast at Hotel – Morning at leisure - Proceed to Wilpaththu for a Jeep Safari to visit of Wilpattu National Park - The unique feature of this park is the existence of "Willus" (Natural lakes) - Natural, sand-rimmed water basins or depressions that fill with rainwater.

Leave for Anuradhapura after the Safari – Check-in at Rajarata Hotel 4* - (Standard Room) – Overnight stay at the Hotel

DAY 03: ANURADHAPURA / HABARANA
Breakfast at Hotel – Morning Optional on a sightseeing tour of Anuradhapura - It was the first capital and undoubtedly the grandest city of the ancient Sri Lanka, with. Many places of historical and archaeological interest.
Leave by noon for Habarana - Check-in at Cinnamon Lodge – 5* - (Superior Room).
Optional: - Elephant Back Safari through the village and forests of Habarana - Overnight stay at the Hotel

DAY 04: HABARANA / MINNERIYA / HABARANA
Breakfast at Hotel – Optional :- Morning Bird Trails with Hotel Naturalist.
Evening Jeep Safari to Minneriya National Park – Which was created recently but serves as an important gathering place for Sri Lanka’s large population of elephants
Evening at leisure – Overnight stay at the Hotel.

DAY 05: HABARANA / PASSIKUDAH
Breakfast at Hotel – Leave for Passikudah driving past the ancient city of Polonnaruwa en-route – Check-in at Anilana Passikudah 5* - (Anilana Deluxe) – Rest of the day at Leisure - Overnight stay at the Hotel.

DAY 06: PASSIKUDAH
Breakfast at Hotel – Rest of the day at leisure – Overnight stay at the Hotel.

DAY 07: PASSIKUDAH / ARUGAMBAY / YALA
Early Breakfast at Hotel - Leave immediately after for the drive along the east coast to Arugam Bay, known to be one of the best places in the world for surfing and presently one of the locations of the International Surfing competition. Continue on to Yala and check-in at Cinnamon Wild 4*+ - (Jungle Chalet) - Overnight stay at the Hotel

DAY 08: YALA
Leave after coffee or tea for a on a Jeep Safari to Yala National Park - This Park is famous for its high density of leopards, the highest in the world. You are also sure to see elephants – lone males during the dry months and small herds in the wet season.
On completion return to for late Breakfast at Hotel.
Optional: - Evening Yala Jeep Safari. Overnight stay at the Hotel.

DAY 09: YALA / UDAWALAWE
Breakfast at Hotel – Leave for Udawalawe with an Optional visit to the Elephant transit home En-route – Check-in at Grand Udawalawa Safari Resort 4* - (Deluxe Room)
Evening Jeep Safari of Udawalawe National Park.
On completion return to Hotel – Overnight stay at the Hotel.

DAY 10: UADAWALAWE / MIRISSA
Breakfast at Hotel – Leave for Mirissa – Check-in at Mandara Resort 4* - (Standard Room) - Rest of the day at leisure.
Overnight stay at the Hotel

DAY 11: MIRISSA
At leisure by the beach or Optional: - 0600Hrs proceed Mirissa Harbor for Whale watching Excursion -. Blue Whales are the commonly seen species with rare sightings of killer whales can be seen spotted between November and April.

DAY 12: MIRISSA / MOUNT LAVINIA
Breakfast at Hotel – Leave for Mount Lavinia – Check-in at Mount Lavinia Hotel “Colonial Concept” – (Ocean View Room) – Rest of the day at leisure - Overnight stay at the Hotel.

DAY 13: MOUNT LAVINIA / DEPARTURE TRANSFER
Breakfast at Hotel – Transfer to Airport to connect with departure flight.

COST INCLUDES


✔ Meet & assist Arrival / Departure transfers & Tour as per the Itinerary by air- Conditioned Car / Micro Bus with services of an English-speaking chauffeur guide.
✔ Accommodation in Hotels listed or similar on Twin sharing basis with mandatory Single supplement from 02-06 pax.
✔ Daily Breakfast (Bed/Breakfast Basis).
✔ Entrance fees: - Wilpaththu National Park (01 Game Drive), Elephant Back Ride, Anuradhapura, Minneriya National Park (01 game Drive), Yala National Park (01 Game Drive) & Grand Udawalawa National Park (01 Game Drive).
✔ Porterage, Service charge & Government tax.

COST EXCLUDES


✔ Tips, bar, laundry, telephone calls and other personal expenses not specified above.
✔ Lunches and Dinner.
✔ Optional entrance fees