One Life Adventure In Sri Lanka - Group Tour

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This is an exclusive small group tour which let you experience the best adventure & wildlife of Sri Lanka while enjoying the warm hospitality of the hotels. Adventure and wildlife Holidays in Sri Lanka are truly unique. You will have the opportunity to experience the history and culture, exciting outdoor activities like trekking, hiking, river rafting, wildlife safari and also explore remote areas with unique landscapes that you will remember for a lifetime.Sri Lanka’s wildlife ranges from wild elephants and leopards to sea turtles and a vast variety of birds. Sri Lanka’s Minneriya National Park is known to have the highest density of elephants in the island and it offers the best opportunities to see animals in their natural habitat. Stay alert for a sighting of the endangered sloth bear or leopard, watch hundreds of elephants feeding and washing in a tank or lagoon during “the gathering”; or be amazed by the egg laying sea turtles.
ItineraryDay 1: Airport / NegomboStop At: Negombo Beach, Negombo, Western ProvinceStart Point Negombo, Sri LankaUpon arrival to the Colombo CMB airport we’ll pick up from the airport. The first destination will be Negombo, it has long been known as the most popular beach in Sri Lanka, famed for its sandy beach, food, fun and shopping.Today we don’t have planned any activities and your tour leader will decide the day plan according to the time you arrive. Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight Stay in Bacon Beach Hotel - 4* Day 2: Dambulla City / Sigiriya Lion RockStop At: Dambulla Dedicated Economic Centre, Dambulla, Central ProvinceFill up on a delicious breakfast in hotel before we hop up on our private bus / Van to take you to famous city of Dambulla. On arraival visit to Dambulla Vegitable Trade market.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Habarana Lake, Habarana, North Central ProvinceAfterwards experience a Bullock Cart Ride to CountrysideBullock Cart is the ancient Sri Lanka’s one of major transportation system and still some villages of Sri Lanka using Bullock Cart as transportation. You can experience traditional Sri Lankans transportation system and meantime you will experience green paddy fields in Habarana Area. After 15 minute canoeing ride you will reach to Famer’s house and you can experience typical Sri Lankan countryside hospitality at his house and after you can walk through his farm. You can experience different types of cultivation methods and vegetables. At the end you can experience typical countryside Sri Lankan lunch at Famer’s house.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Ancient City of Sigiriya, Sigiriya, Central ProvinceAfterwards put on our your hiking shoes, grab our camera and head out climb the incredible Sigiriya Lion Rock, an ancient rock fortress located near the town of Dambulla. King Kashyapa(477 – 495 BC) built his palace on the top of this rock and decorated its sides with colourful frescoes. Sigiriya today is a UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE and it is one of the best-preserved examples of ancient civilization. Duration: 4 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight Stay in Gimangala Resort - 3* Day 3: Ancient City Of Polonnaruwa / Elephant SafariStop At: Polonnaruwa, Polonnaruwa, North Central ProvinceAfter breakfast Proceed to the ancient city of Polonnaruwa Polonnaruwa, the second most ancient of Sri Lankan kingdoms, was first declared the capital city by the king Vijayabahu in 1070. Cycling in Polonnaruwa countryside is a wonderful experience: you can cycle through Polonnaruwa lake, meet traditional inland fishermen and know their living styles and traditional fishing methods.Duration: 4 hoursStop At: Minneriya National Park, Habarana, North Central ProvinceContinue on to the Minneriya National Park for an evening safari. If you're up for a serious rumble in the jungle, then Minneriya is your Utopia! Spreading over 8800 hectares, this Park is primarily a sanctuary for elephants but is also home to herds of deer and ample birdlife. Park yourself on the banks of the reservoir and quietly watch as herds of elephants, one by one, come to feed on the tender shoots on the grass covered banks. In fact, this is the largest elephant gathering in the world. Over 300 at a time can graze on the grasses to the delight of the most avid wildlife enthusiasts. Duration: 4 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight Stay in Gimanhala Resort - 3*Day 4: Cave Temple / Spice Garden / Historical Kandy Stop At: Dambulla Cave Temple, Habarana, North Central ProvinceAfter breakfast visit to Dambulla Rock Cave Temple. On arrival embark on a tour of the Cave Temple. Dambulla is the largest and best-preserved cave temple complex in Sri Lanka. It has been treasured by many kings since the 1st century B.C. The rock towers 160m over the surrounding plains and houses 5 cave temples with some of the most unique and significant historical drawings. The murals cover an area of 2100 square metres and depict the temptation of the demon Mara and Buddha’s first sermon. Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Regent Spice and Herbal Garden - Matale, Matale, Central ProvinceThen proceeds visit a spice garden in Matale to see many different types of spices Sri Lanka is famous for. You will be introduced to different spices and shown how some of these spices are grown and processed. A processing and training unit has been set up in the area and farmers are grouped in a cooperative to ensure fair prices and you will also be able to purchase spices. Gardens are open to visitors, a delightful place to stroll in fragrant greenery and learn about nutmeg, pepper vines, clove trees and curry, cinnamon and the precious cardamom, a relative of ginger. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Kandy City Center, Kandy, Kandy District, Central ProvinceAfterwards you will be heading to Kandy, is the capital of the last Sinhalese Kingdom. It's set on a plateau surrounded by mountains, which are home to tea plantations and bio diverse rainforest. The city has beautiful centrepiece Lake, which is popular for strolling around. Kandy also famed for its sacred Buddhist sites, including the Temple of the Tooth Relic. The main attractions in Kandy: Temple of the Tooth, Royal Botanical Garden, Bahirawakanda view point, Cultural show.Duration: 4 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight Stay in Oak Ray Hotel - 4*Day 5: Kitulgala Forest Reserve / Whitewater Rafting Stop At: Makandawa Forest Reserve, Kitulgala, Sabaragamuwa ProvinceAfter breakfast proceeds to Kitulgala, is a major ecotourism venue of Sri Lanka. It is a real paradise for those who love to hike and trekking or cycle in the mountains, since it offers numerous hills trails that journey across clear rivers, dense forests, waterfalls and lush tea plantations. The famous activities in Kitulgla, like white water rafting, Climbing, Trekking, Hiking and many more.Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight Stay in Adventure Base Villa - 3*Day 6: Nuwara Eliya / Tea Plantation Stop At: Victoria Park of Nuwara Eliya, Nuwara Eliya, Central ProvinceAfter early breakfast proceed to Sri Lankan Tea region of Nuwara Eliya. On the way you can visit a tea factory and observe the tea making process also enjoy a fresh cup of Ceylon tea. Nuwara Eliya is often referred as “Little England’ because many of the buildings in this city retain from the British colonial period, such as the Queen's Cottage, General's House, Grand Hotel, Hill Club and Town Post Office. Also, this place is characterised by a cool climate all year long. Activities in Nuwara Eliya: Visit a tea factory, City walkDuration: 6 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight Stay in Grand Camellia Hotel - 4*Day 7: Ella Village / Train Journey into the mountains Stop At: Nanu Oya Railway Station, Nanu Oya, Central ProvinceAfter breakfast, if you wish take a Train Journey(subject to availability & 1st or 2nd class) from Nanu-oya to Ella it is one of the picturesque hill country train journey in the world.Duration: 3 hoursStop At: Ella Rock, Ella, Uva ProvinceGet off the train at Ella Station and Proceeds to Ella village, it’s everyone favourite hill country village surrounded by beautiful rocks and mountains, including the famous “Mini Adams Peak’ Rock. Because of the long train journey, we have not arranged any activities in the afternoon, so you may enjoy the rest of the day at the hotel or visit to the village centre where you have lots of pubs and restaurants.The main attractions in Ella: Mini Adam’s peak trekking, Nine arch bridge, Rawana waterfall.Duration: 5 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight Stay in Ella Gap Panorama Resort - 3*Day 8: Rawana Waterfall / Mini Adams Peak Stop At: Demodara Nine Arch Bridge, Ella, Uva ProvinceToday is a free day in Ella, you may start the day visiting to the Ella Rawana waterfalls, is a popular sightseeing attraction in Ella. It currently ranks as one of the highest falls in the country; in fact, this waterfall measures approximately 25 m (82 ft). Another attraction is the Nine arch bridge. It is a massive bridge built entirely of solid rocks, bricks and cement without using a single piece of steel. The bridge was finally commissioned in 1921. Ella is a great place for walking and climbing and it’s most famous hiking route is to “Little Adam’s Peak. Duration: 6 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight Stay in Ella gap Panorama Resort - 3*Day 9: Tissamaharama / Kataragama Temple Stop At: Tangalle Lagoon, Tangalle, Southern ProvinceAfter breakfast, travel to Weligama, where you have an opportunity to see the Sri Lanka’s famous stilt fisherman. Stilt fishing is one of the most interesting traditional fishing methods of Sri Lanka. Records indicate this sport came about just after World War II. This mode of fishing was more widely used across the coast until the tsunami in 2004 which caused a temporary cease until recent years. The beautiful sight of fishermen perched on branched poles as they fish skilfully during dawn, noon and dusk can now be seen commonly along the southern coast in towns such as Koggala, Kaththaluwa and Ahangama. Once the tour has concluded, travel to Galle and check in to the hotel before enjoying the remainder of the day at leisure. Duration: 4 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight Stay in The Grand Yala Hotel - 3* Day 10: Mirissa / Its Time For The BeachStop At: Mirissa Beach, Mirissa, Southern ProvinceAfter breakfast we will drive to the south West Cost, arriving at the stunning beach side town of Mirissa. A place where the world class waves hit the sand, where turtles inhabit the water and where the beer is ice cold. After weeks in hill country, this is exactly what you wants.Duration: 6 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Overnight Stay in Surf Breeze Hotel - 3*Day 11: Whale Watching / Historical Gale Fort Stop At: Weligama Beach, Weligama, Matara, Southern ProvinceToday early morning head to the beautiful sandy beach and jump on a boat to capture the biggest creature on the planet. Watch as blue whales, jump swim and dive around you be blown away by their size. Please note that the whale watching is seasonal.Duration: 3 hoursStop At: Galle Fort, Galle, Galle District, Southern ProvinceAfterwards head to Galle, It’s a city on the southwest coast of Sri Lanka. Well known for the Galle fort. The old city built by Portuguese colonists in the 16th century, with its wonderful collection of Dutch-colonial buildings, Classic architecture melds with a dramatic tropical setting to create a reality that is endlessly interesting. Galle Lighthouse stands on the fort’s southeast tip. Its glories have earned the status as a Unesco World Heritage Site. Duration: 4 hoursStop At: Hikkaduwa Beach, Hikkaduwa, Galle District, Southern ProvinceEnjoy the final day afternoon in Sri Lanka leisurely at your beach hotel, is delightful sandy beach and known as one of the finest beaches in Sri Lanka, a sea is free from rocks and also coconut palms growing right to the edge of the sand as if in imitation of a postcard of the perfect tropical beach. Duration: 4 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: Overnight Stay in Lavanga Beach Resort - 4*Day 12: Madu River Safari / Colombo Capital CityStop At: Madu River, Balapitiya, Southern ProvinceAfter Breakfast travel to Bentota and take a magical boat ride down the beautiful Madu River, a wetland estuary spreading over 900 hectares of which 770 hectares is covered with water and inhabited with 64 islands. The boat ride is a wonderful way to take a closer look at this complex wetland ecosystem; a world heritage site protected by the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands being one of the last wetlands in Sri Lanka to contain a pristine mangrove forest.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Colombo Fort, Colombo, Western ProvinceAfterwards visit to Colombo, it's Sri Lanka's capital city. Colombo has a interesting history running back to fifth century. Even in the ancient times this was an important port city in East-West sea trade. Now it has bloomed in to a bustling modern city with a unique atmosphere. The glitzy hotels, restaurants and modern shopping malls attract hordes of locals and tourists alike. If you'd rather pick up some last-minute shopping or optional city walk with your leader. Duration: 3 hoursPass By: Colombo Airport Transfer, Colombo, Western ProvinceThen proceed to the Airport in time for the Flight or we’ll drop to your hotel.No meals included on this day.No accommodation included on this day.

What’s included

  • 11x Breakfast
  • 7x Dinner
  • 1x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 11 nights
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Landing and facility fees
  • Accommodation with standard/ Deluxe category at all hotels
  • English-Speaking Chauffeur Guide
  • 1 Lt Complimentary bottles of water per person each day
  • Entry/Admission - Habarana Lake
  • Entry/Admission - Minneriya National Park
  • Entry/Admission - Dambulla Cave Temple
  • Entry/Admission - Kandy City Center
  • Entry/Admission - Makandawa Forest Reserve
  • Entry/Admission - Victoria Park of Nuwara Eliya
  • Entry/Admission - Nanu Oya Railway Station

What’s not included

  • Entrance fees at some site visits
  • Any personal expenses
  • Air Fare, Visa and Travel Insurance (On request)
  • Entry/Admission - Ancient City of Sigiriya
  • Entry/Admission - Polonnaruwa
  • Entry/Admission - Weligama Beach
  • Entry/Admission - Madu River

Itinerary

Day 10: Mirissa / Its Time For The Beach Stop At: Mirissa Beach, Mirissa, Southern Province After breakfast we will drive to the south West Cost, arriving at the stunning beach side town of Mirissa. A place where the world class waves hit the sand, where turtles inhabit the water and where the beer is ice cold. After weeks in hill country, this is exactly what you wants. Duration: 6 hours Meals included: • Breakfast Accommodation included: Overnight Stay in Surf Breeze Hotel - 3*
Day 11: Whale Watching / Historical Gale Fort Stop At: Weligama Beach, Weligama, Matara, Southern Province Today early morning head to the beautiful sandy beach and jump on a boat to capture the biggest creature on the planet. Watch as blue whales, jump swim and dive around you be blown away by their size. Please note that the whale watching is seasonal. Duration: 3 hours Stop At: Galle Fort, Galle, Galle District, Southern Province Afterwards head to Galle, It’s a city on the southwest coast of Sri Lanka. Well known for the Galle fort. The old city built by Portuguese colonists in the 16th century, with its wonderful collection of Dutch-colonial buildings, Classic architecture melds with a dramatic tropical setting to create a reality that is endlessly interesting. Galle Lighthouse stands on the fort’s southeast tip. Its glories have earned the status as a Unesco World Heritage Site. Duration: 4 hours Stop At: Hikkaduwa Beach, Hikkaduwa, Galle District, Southern Province Enjoy the final day afternoon in Sri Lanka leisurely at your beach hotel, is delightful sandy beach and known as one of the finest beaches in Sri Lanka, a sea is free from rocks and also coconut palms growing right to the edge of the sand as if in imitation of a postcard of the perfect tropical beach. Duration: 4 hours Meals included: • Breakfast • Dinner Accommodation included: Overnight Stay in Lavanga Beach Resort - 4*
Day 12: Madu River Safari / Colombo Capital City Stop At: Madu River, Balapitiya, Southern Province After Breakfast travel to Bentota and take a magical boat ride down the beautiful Madu River, a wetland estuary spreading over 900 hectares of which 770 hectares is covered with water and inhabited with 64 islands. The boat ride is a wonderful way to take a closer look at this complex wetland ecosystem; a world heritage site protected by the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands being one of the last wetlands in Sri Lanka to contain a pristine mangrove forest. Duration: 2 hours Stop At: Colombo Fort, Colombo, Western Province Afterwards visit to Colombo, it's Sri Lanka's capital city. Colombo has a interesting history running back to fifth century. Even in the ancient times this was an important port city in East-West sea trade. Now it has bloomed in to a bustling modern city with a unique atmosphere. The glitzy hotels, restaurants and modern shopping malls attract hordes of locals and tourists alike. If you'd rather pick up some last-minute shopping or optional city walk with your leader. Duration: 3 hours Pass By: Colombo Airport Transfer, Colombo, Western Province Then proceed to the Airport in time for the Flight or we’ll drop to your hotel. No meals included on this day. No accommodation included on this day.
Day 1: Airport / Negombo Stop At: Negombo Beach, Negombo, Western Province Start Point Negombo, Sri Lanka Upon arrival to the Colombo CMB airport we’ll pick up from the airport. The first destination will be Negombo, it has long been known as the most popular beach in Sri Lanka, famed for its sandy beach, food, fun and shopping. Today we don’t have planned any activities and your tour leader will decide the day plan according to the time you arrive. Duration: 8 hours Meals included: • Breakfast Accommodation included: Overnight Stay in Bacon Beach Hotel - 4*
Day 2: Dambulla City / Sigiriya Lion Rock Stop At: Dambulla Dedicated Economic Centre, Dambulla, Central Province Fill up on a delicious breakfast in hotel before we hop up on our private bus / Van to take you to famous city of Dambulla. On arraival visit to Dambulla Vegitable Trade market. Duration: 2 hours Stop At: Habarana Lake, Habarana, North Central Province Afterwards experience a Bullock Cart Ride to Countryside Bullock Cart is the ancient Sri Lanka’s one of major transportation system and still some villages of Sri Lanka using Bullock Cart as transportation. You can experience traditional Sri Lankans transportation system and meantime you will experience green paddy fields in Habarana Area. After 15 minute canoeing ride you will reach to Famer’s house and you can experience typical Sri Lankan countryside hospitality at his house and after you can walk through his farm. You can experience different types of cultivation methods and vegetables. At the end you can experience typical countryside Sri Lankan lunch at Famer’s house. Duration: 2 hours Stop At: Ancient City of Sigiriya, Sigiriya, Central Province Afterwards put on our your hiking shoes, grab our camera and head out climb the incredible Sigiriya Lion Rock, an ancient rock fortress located near the town of Dambulla. King Kashyapa(477 – 495 BC) built his palace on the top of this rock and decorated its sides with colourful frescoes. Sigiriya today is a UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE and it is one of the best-preserved examples of ancient civilization. Duration: 4 hours Meals included: • Breakfast • Dinner Accommodation included: Overnight Stay in Gimangala Resort - 3*
Day 3: Ancient City Of Polonnaruwa / Elephant Safari Stop At: Polonnaruwa, Polonnaruwa, North Central Province After breakfast Proceed to the ancient city of Polonnaruwa Polonnaruwa, the second most ancient of Sri Lankan kingdoms, was first declared the capital city by the king Vijayabahu in 1070. Cycling in Polonnaruwa countryside is a wonderful experience: you can cycle through Polonnaruwa lake, meet traditional inland fishermen and know their living styles and traditional fishing methods. Duration: 4 hours Stop At: Minneriya National Park, Habarana, North Central Province Continue on to the Minneriya National Park for an evening safari. If you're up for a serious rumble in the jungle, then Minneriya is your Utopia! Spreading over 8800 hectares, this Park is primarily a sanctuary for elephants but is also home to herds of deer and ample birdlife. Park yourself on the banks of the reservoir and quietly watch as herds of elephants, one by one, come to feed on the tender shoots on the grass covered banks. In fact, this is the largest elephant gathering in the world. Over 300 at a time can graze on the grasses to the delight of the most avid wildlife enthusiasts. Duration: 4 hours Meals included: • Breakfast • Dinner Accommodation included: Overnight Stay in Gimanhala Resort - 3*
Day 4: Cave Temple / Spice Garden / Historical Kandy Stop At: Dambulla Cave Temple, Habarana, North Central Province After breakfast visit to Dambulla Rock Cave Temple. On arrival embark on a tour of the Cave Temple. Dambulla is the largest and best-preserved cave temple complex in Sri Lanka. It has been treasured by many kings since the 1st century B.C. The rock towers 160m over the surrounding plains and houses 5 cave temples with some of the most unique and significant historical drawings. The murals cover an area of 2100 square metres and depict the temptation of the demon Mara and Buddha’s first sermon. Duration: 2 hours Stop At: Regent Spice and Herbal Garden - Matale, Matale, Central Province Then proceeds visit a spice garden in Matale to see many different types of spices Sri Lanka is famous for. You will be introduced to different spices and shown how some of these spices are grown and processed. A processing and training unit has been set up in the area and farmers are grouped in a cooperative to ensure fair prices and you will also be able to purchase spices. Gardens are open to visitors, a delightful place to stroll in fragrant greenery and learn about nutmeg, pepper vines, clove trees and curry, cinnamon and the precious cardamom, a relative of ginger. Duration: 1 hour Stop At: Kandy City Center, Kandy, Kandy District, Central Province Afterwards you will be heading to Kandy, is the capital of the last Sinhalese Kingdom. It's set on a plateau surrounded by mountains, which are home to tea plantations and bio diverse rainforest. The city has beautiful centrepiece Lake, which is popular for strolling around. Kandy also famed for its sacred Buddhist sites, including the Temple of the Tooth Relic. The main attractions in Kandy: Temple of the Tooth, Royal Botanical Garden, Bahirawakanda view point, Cultural show. Duration: 4 hours Meals included: • Breakfast • Dinner Accommodation included: Overnight Stay in Oak Ray Hotel - 4*
Day 5: Kitulgala Forest Reserve / Whitewater Rafting Stop At: Makandawa Forest Reserve, Kitulgala, Sabaragamuwa Province After breakfast proceeds to Kitulgala, is a major ecotourism venue of Sri Lanka. It is a real paradise for those who love to hike and trekking or cycle in the mountains, since it offers numerous hills trails that journey across clear rivers, dense forests, waterfalls and lush tea plantations. The famous activities in Kitulgla, like white water rafting, Climbing, Trekking, Hiking and many more. Duration: 8 hours Meals included: • Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner Accommodation included: Overnight Stay in Adventure Base Villa - 3*
Day 6: Nuwara Eliya / Tea Plantation Stop At: Victoria Park of Nuwara Eliya, Nuwara Eliya, Central Province After early breakfast proceed to Sri Lankan Tea region of Nuwara Eliya. On the way you can visit a tea factory and observe the tea making process also enjoy a fresh cup of Ceylon tea. Nuwara Eliya is often referred as “Little England’ because many of the buildings in this city retain from the British colonial period, such as the Queen's Cottage, General's House, Grand Hotel, Hill Club and Town Post Office. Also, this place is characterised by a cool climate all year long. Activities in Nuwara Eliya: Visit a tea factory, City walk Duration: 6 hours Meals included: • Breakfast • Dinner Accommodation included: Overnight Stay in Grand Camellia Hotel - 4*
Day 7: Ella Village / Train Journey into the mountains Stop At: Nanu Oya Railway Station, Nanu Oya, Central Province After breakfast, if you wish take a Train Journey(subject to availability & 1st or 2nd class) from Nanu-oya to Ella it is one of the picturesque hill country train journey in the world. Duration: 3 hours Stop At: Ella Rock, Ella, Uva Province Get off the train at Ella Station and Proceeds to Ella village, it’s everyone favourite hill country village surrounded by beautiful rocks and mountains, including the famous “Mini Adams Peak’ Rock. Because of the long train journey, we have not arranged any activities in the afternoon, so you may enjoy the rest of the day at the hotel or visit to the village centre where you have lots of pubs and restaurants. The main attractions in Ella: Mini Adam’s peak trekking, Nine arch bridge, Rawana waterfall. Duration: 5 hours Meals included: • Breakfast Accommodation included: Overnight Stay in Ella Gap Panorama Resort - 3*
Day 8: Rawana Waterfall / Mini Adams Peak Stop At: Demodara Nine Arch Bridge, Ella, Uva Province Today is a free day in Ella, you may start the day visiting to the Ella Rawana waterfalls, is a popular sightseeing attraction in Ella. It currently ranks as one of the highest falls in the country; in fact, this waterfall measures approximately 25 m (82 ft). Another attraction is the Nine arch bridge. It is a massive bridge built entirely of solid rocks, bricks and cement without using a single piece of steel. The bridge was finally commissioned in 1921. Ella is a great place for walking and climbing and it’s most famous hiking route is to “Little Adam’s Peak. Duration: 6 hours Meals included: • Breakfast Accommodation included: Overnight Stay in Ella gap Panorama Resort - 3*
Day 9: Tissamaharama / Kataragama Temple Stop At: Tangalle Lagoon, Tangalle, Southern Province After breakfast, travel to Weligama, where you have an opportunity to see the Sri Lanka’s famous stilt fisherman. Stilt fishing is one of the most interesting traditional fishing methods of Sri Lanka. Records indicate this sport came about just after World War II. This mode of fishing was more widely used across the coast until the tsunami in 2004 which caused a temporary cease until recent years. The beautiful sight of fishermen perched on branched poles as they fish skilfully during dawn, noon and dusk can now be seen commonly along the southern coast in towns such as Koggala, Kaththaluwa and Ahangama. Once the tour has concluded, travel to Galle and check in to the hotel before enjoying the remainder of the day at leisure. Duration: 4 hours Meals included: • Breakfast • Dinner Accommodation included: Overnight Stay in The Grand Yala Hotel - 3*
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