Best of Sri Lanka

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  • Booking Type Instant Booking
  • duration 15 days
  • tour type Group
  • age requirement 15+ years old
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
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  • Starts Negombo, Sri Lanka
  • Ends Colombo, Sri Lanka
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HIGHLIGHTS
  • Ride around the ancient ruins of Anuradhapura on a bike tour, cycling through jungle to see the dagobas, palaces and pools of a city abandoned over 1000 years ago.
  • Climb the rock fortress of Sigiriya to the ancient ruins that lie atop the 200metrehigh summit and get panoramic views over the surrounding wilderness.
  • Explore the divine city of Kandy, mingling with pilgrims at the Temple of the Tooth, touring a tea factory and taking in the views of this lush lakefront town.
  • Fall in love with Sri Lankan food and get to know locals during experiences like lunching with a Tamil tea worker and a homecooking demonstration.
Start in Negombo and end in Colombo, the Best Of Sri Lanka tour is a guided active and outdoor trip that takes 15 days. You will travel through Bandarawela, Anuradhapura, Dambulla and 8 other destinations in Sri Lanka. Best Of Sri Lanka is a small group tour which includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

This tour eliminates guess work and immerses you in the must-sees, must-tastes and must-meets of this beautiful country. In other words, the best stuff. Like summiting Lion Rock in Sigiriya, cycling through sprawling ancient city ruins in Anuradhapura and touring massive granite Buddha carvings in Polonnaruwa. But the best doesn’t just mean the biggest. The best is also having lunch with a Tamil tea worker in their home, relaxing with a cold beer and your feet in the sand in Mirissa and hiking between plantations and villages in Haputale. In fact, we think the best is doing all that and more in one 15-day tour.
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ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Negombo
  • Day 2: Anuradhapura
  • Day 3: Anuradhapura
  • Day 4: Polonnaruwa
  • Day 5: Dambulla
  • Day 6: Sigiriya – Kandy
  • Day 7: Kandy
  • Day 8: Bandarawela
  • Day 9: Haputale
  • Day 10: Jungle Camp
  • Day 11: Mirissa
  • Day 12: Mirissa
  • Day 13: Galle
  • Day 14: Colombo
  • Day 15: Colombo
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Accommodation
  • Hotels (12 nights), Local Lodge (1 night), Permanent Tented Camp (with basic facilities) (1 nt)
Meals
  • 12 Breakfast, 2 Lunch, 3 Dinner
Transport
  • Private vehicle , Train , Bicycle
Included Activities
  • Anuradhapura - Bodhi Tree Temple
  • Anuradhapura - Bike tour
  • Polonnaruwa - Bike Tour
  • Dambulla - Cave Temples
  • Kandy - Temple of the Tooth
  • Sigiriya - Lion Rock
  • Kandy - Tea Factory Visit
  • Bandarawela - Cooking demonstration & local meal
  • Hill Country trek
  • Galle - Walking tour
  • Colombo - City tour by bus
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to Negombo and from Colombo are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Best of Sri Lanka tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
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CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Best of Sri Lanka tour. You can cancel the tour up to 58 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 57 days of departure.

Payment

A deposit of 400 USD is required to confirm this tour. The remaining balance will be charged 57 days before departure. For any departures within 31 May 2020 full payment is required.

Travel Insurance

Best of Sri Lanka tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.

Visa

For this Best of Sri Lanka tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are travelling to, as part of this itinerary.

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