Sri Lanka Beach Holiday

Sri Lanka Beach Holiday

Sri Lanka & Beaches Resorts at a glimpse

An itinerary to visit the cultural triangle of Sri Lanka followed by a week to relax on the pristine beaches.

Duration: 13 Days
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Itinerary Highlights:

  • 1 Night Negombo
  • 2 Nights Kandy
  • 3 Night Habarana
  • 7 Nights Hikkaduwa or 7 Nights Ahungalla
We can tailor all hotels and durations to suit your requirements
Sri Lanka Beach Holiday

Sample Itinerary of Sri Lanka Beach Holiday

Day 1: Depart London to Colombo

Depart London Heathrow in the afternoon to fly to Colombo. Met on arrival at Colombo Airport and transferred to Negombo beach to unwind

Day 2: Colombo visit Negombo Village onto Kandy

Morning, drive through the seaside village of Negombo with its Dutch built canal, fishermen on their colourful boats, several churches and streets dotted with small souvenir shops, before proceeding to Kandy

Day 3: visit Peradeniya

Morning visit the Royal Botanical Gardens of Peradeniya, home to over 4,000 species of plants including some of the most beautiful orchids. The garden is also famous for the Avenue of Palms and the cannonball tree planted by King George.

Afternoon, head back to Kandy to visit the temple of the sacred tooth relic, the Kandy lake, the bazaar, the arts & crafts centre and a gem museum. Evening witness a cultural show featuring traditional Sri Lankan dance.

Day 4: Kandy visit Matale onto Habarana

Morning, visit the spice gardens of Matale & learn to prepare a traditional curry using local spices at the cookery demonstration.

Late afternoon proceed to Habarana

Day 5: visit Sigirya & Polonnaruwa

Morning visit Sigirya, the 5th century rock citadel, a UNESCO listed World Heritage Site.

Afternoon proceed to Polonnaruwa & visit the ruins of the Royal Palace followed by a visit to Gal Viharay, which has 3 splendid statues of the Buddha in 'Upright', 'Sedentary' and 'Recumbent' postures carved out of rock, the Audience Hall, the Lotus Bath, the statue of King Parakramabahu, the former Temple of Tooth Relic, Shivan Temple, Lankathilake, Watadage, Galpotha, and Kiri Viharaya.

Day 6: Habarana onto either Hikkaduwa or Ahungalla

proceed to your beach resort

Days 7-12: At leisure

Enjoy 6 Nights at your chosen beach resort to unwind and relax

Day 13: Back home

Transfer to Colombo Airport to fly back to London Heathrow.

All our Indian Ocean tailor-made holidays are sourced using the best available accommodation for your budget and package, along with the best ground services. Below are our suggested hotels along with the price guide line. Hotels and itineraries can be tailormade to suit the individual. We assure the best possible value for money with a very personalised service. Call us on 01635 551 011 for more details or email : holidays@chartertravel.co.uk

Hotels & Price Guidelines (subject to change)

  • Kandy Hotel – Superior: Earls Regent / Luxury: Chaarya Resort
  • Habarana Hotel – Superior: Chaarya Village / Luxury Cinnamon Lodge
  • Hikkaduwa Hotel – Superior: Hikka Tranz
  • Ahungalla Hotel – Luxury: Heritance Ahungalla
  • Price per person – Superior: from £2140 / Luxury from £2420

Price Includes

  • International flights and airport taxes in Economy Class
  • Private air conditioned transfers as per itinerary. No transfers for days at leisure
  • Standard rooms on twin sharing
  • Half Board in Kandy & Habarana and Bed & Breakfast basis at beach resort.
  • Entrance fees to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage / Kandy Temple / Cultural Show / Botanical Gardens /Sigiriya Entrance /Polonnaruwa

Price does not include :

  • Any video camera / camera permit
  • Visa Fees
  • Anything else not mentioned under inclusions

All our holidays are tailor-made and can be adapted by changing hotels durations and destinations to suit the individuals tastes and requirements – please do get in touch so we can start planning.

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