Sri Lanka Express (Sep ’24)

8 Days

8 days Negombo to Unawatuna with G Adventures


Discover Sri Lanka’s incredible cultural and natural highlights on this eight-day tour. Explore a spice plantation, look for elephants on safari in Udawalawe National Park, and visit a stunning tea plantation. Wrapping up in Unawatuna, this tour is designed for add-on beach time to complete your vacation.

Is this tour for me?

  • Travel Style: Classic
  • Service Level: Standard
  • Physical Rating: 2 - Light
  • Trip Type: Small Group



Day 1 :

Arrive at any time.
Exclusive Inclusions: Your Welcome Moment: Welcome Meeting - Meet Your CEO and Group

Drive to Kandy, visiting a spice plantation en route. Enjoy lunch at G Adventures-supported Sthree Craft Shop and Café. Later, explore Temple of the Tooth.
Exclusive Inclusions: Your G for Good Moment: Lunch at Sthree Craft Shop and Café
Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch

Day 3 :

Explore Kandy with a free day.
Meals included: Breakfast

Travel by private vehicle to the historic town of Nuwara Eliya and enjoy some free time. Continue the journey to the rolling green valleys of the Ella area and spend 2 nights at the G Adventures-supported AMBA estate, an organic farm and guest house.
Exclusive Inclusions: Your G for Good Moment: AMBA Estate
Meals included: Dinner

Day 5 :
Ella area

In the morning, enjoy a tour through the tea plantation and learn about one of the nation's most popular exports followed by a tea tasting. After enjoy free time to soak in the stunning scenery, opt to hike to Ella Rock, or visit Ella town by tuk tuk. This evening, enjoy a cooking demonstration of classic homestyle Sri Lankan dishes, a delicious mixture of savoury and sweet.
Exclusive Inclusions: Your G for Good Moment: AMBA Estate
Meals included: Breakfast | Dinner

Depart Amba Estate in the morning after enjoying a delicious home cooked breakfast. Begin the journey to Udawalawe National Park and visit the Elephant Transit home before enjoying an afternoon wildlife safari through Udawalawe National Park. Afterwards, head to a tented camp by the lake on the boundary of National Park and relax with a BBQ dinner around the campfire.
Meals included: Breakfast | Dinner

After breakfast transfer from Udawalawe to Galle for a tour of the fort and city. Later, head to Unawatuna, on the south coast.
Meals included: Breakfast

Day 8 :

Depart at any time.
Meals included: Breakfast

Departures & Prices

  • Travel dates: selected departures in September 2024
  • Prices from: R16,649 pps – SAVE R5,550 per person!

Includes / Excludes


  • Your G for Good Moment: Lunch at Sthree Craft Shop and Café, Kandy.
  • Your G for Good Moment: AMBA Estate, Ella.
  • Your Welcome Moment: Welcome Meeting - Meet Your CEO and Group.
  • Spice plantation visit.
  • Temple of the Tooth visit.
  • Tea tasting.
  • Cooking demonstration.
  • Udawalawe National Park safari.
  • Galle City and Fort tour.
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities.
  • Accommodations: Standard hotels/guest houses (6 nts), camping (1 nt)
  • Meals: 6 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 3 dinners.
  • Transportation: Private vehicle, 4x4, local bus, walking.
  • Staff & experts: CEO (Chief Experience Officer) throughout.


  • International flights and taxes.
  • Visas (if required)
  • Pre- & post-accommodation.
  • Travel Insurance.
  • Meals and drinks not listed above.
  • Allow USD120-160 for meals not included.
  • Anything of a personal nature.

Terms & Conditions

  • Prices are per person, capacity controlled, subject to availability and further subject to rate of exchange fluctuations at time of booking.
  • All G Adventures’ tours are subject to G Adventures’ full booking conditions, found here:
  • Valid for selected dates. Book by 30 June 2024.
25% Off
From R22,199 R16,649
/ Person
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  • SAVE R5,550 per person!
  • Selected departures in September 2024
  • 7 nights
  • Sri Lanka
  • G Adventures (ASLE)