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Visa Free with G Adventures: Sri Lanka Encompassed

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Price: R 22,879.00

14 days, Colombo to Mirissa.

For most travellers, Sri Lanka has been off the map for too long. Well, it's back. Discover the vibrant colours, diverse cultures, and swaying palm trees of this tropical jewel. Exploring tea plantations and rock fortresses on this 14-day tour, which is designed to please. This tour is about more than just beaches and stunning views; it's about the inspiring people you'll meet along the way.

Booking Details for this G Adventure

Selected departures during periods: Prices per person sharing from:
July - August 2019 R 22,879.00 pps
  • Trip Code: ASSL
  • Trip Type: Small Groups
     

Adventure Itinerary

Day 1: Colombo

Arrive at any time.

Day 2: Colombo/Negombo

Enjoy a guided city tour of Colombo before heading to Negombo. With evening free time, explore the stunning Portuguese and Dutch architecture.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 3: Negombo/Sigiriya

Begin the day visiting the seaside and observe fisherman sorting through their haul ashore. Board a boat to glide along the Dutch canal and get a closer look at the lives of the locals. Travel to the Dambulla province and visit the cave temple before watching the sun set over the lake.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 4: Sigiriya

Guided tour of the rock fortress of Sigiriya — a World Heritage site. Meet locals and share a meal in a nearby village.

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch

Day 5: Sigiriya/Kandy

Drive through the Knuckles Mountain Range and visit a spice plantation en route to Kandy. Stop for lunch at G Adventures supported-Sthree Craft Shop and Cafe. Guided visit to the famous Temple of the Tooth.

Exclusive Inclusions: G Adventures for Good Lunch at Sthree Craft Shop and Café

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch

Day 6: Kandy

Enjoy Kandy with a free day to explore. Opt to visit the Botanical Gardens or an Ayurvedic hospital. Take in a cultural performance in the evening.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 7: Kandy/Nuwara Eliya

Travel to Nuwara Eliya and explore a traditional tea plantation in the central highlands. Gain insight into the process of growing tea and its effect on the Ceylon region.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 8: Nuwara Eliya/Ella

Spend a free morning hiking in the Horton Plains Nature Reserve or strolling local markets. Later, transfer to Haputale and hop on the local train to observe the scenic route to Ella.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 9: Ella

Trek to the peak of Ella Rock and take in the views. With free time in the afternoon, opt to explore the surrounding landscape or relax in town.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 10: Ella/Yala National Park

Opt to hike Little Adam's Peak with a free morning. In the afternoon, travel to Yala National Park and enjoy a safari.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 11: Yala National Park to Mirissa

Enjoy one last morning visiting Yala NP then bid farewell and travel south to idyllic Mirissa Beach.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 12: Galle

Take a day trip to Galle and tour the colonial city and historic fort before returning to Mirissa.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 13: Mirissa

Enjoy a free day in peaceful Mirissa. Opt to relax on the beach or take a surfing lesson.

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 14: Mirissa

Depart at any time.

Meals included: Breakfast

 

Validity Selected departures between July - August 2019
Currency NB. Our prices are quoted in ZAR, and subject to exchange rate fluctuations.
Tour Identifiers ASSL | Visa Free
Inclusions • Accommodations: Hotels (13 nts)
• Meals: 13 breakfasts, 2 lunches.
• Transportation: Private van, boat, scenic local train.
• All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
• Staff & experts: Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.
• G Adventures for Good: Lunch at Sthree Craft Shop and Café, Kandy
• Colombo orientation walk
• Fishing village walking tour (Negombo)
• Dutch canal boat ride
• Dambulla Cave Temple visit (Sigiriya)
• Sigiriya Rock Fortress tour
• Village tour with local lunch
• Spice plantation visit
• Temple of the Tooth guided tour (Kandy)
• Cultural dance performance
• Tea factory visit
• Trek to Ella Rock
• Yala National Park safari
• Galle Fort and city tour
Exclusions • International flights and taxes.
• Drinks and anything of a personal nature
• Allow USD240-315 for meals not included
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