This particular Sri Lanka wildlife tour for 7 days is designed for travellers short of time. A choice of luxury accommodation is offered for a comfortable rest after a day's journey. These tour packages can be tailored to suit your needs.
day 01: airport - COLOMBO CLICK TO OPEN
Welcome to Sri Lanka. Our Airport representative will meet, assist and transfer you to the Cinnamon Grand Hotel in Colombo. Check into your hotel and relax Overnight stay 5*****- Cinnamon Grand Hotel, Colombo Meals: Bed & Breakfast
CINNAMON GRAND COLOMBO
COLOMBO CITY VIEW
DAY 02: SINGARAJA FOREST
After an early breakfast proceed to Sinharaja rain forest reserve. This forest reserve is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You will go on a trek into the forest accompanied by a guide.There are no vehicles to take you inside the park. You will have to explore the park by foot. There are rangers at the entrance available for information before you start your trek. Your guide will lead you along slippery trails beneath the canopy of trees. Plants, animals and birds could be seen in abundance. Watch out for leeches and wear long trousers to tuck into your socks. Overnight stay at an eco-lodge. Meals: Breakfast & Dinner
DAY 03: UDAWALAWE
After an early breakfast proceed to Udawalawe. Next you will embark on a wildlife safari at the Udawalawe National park, a wildlife sanctuary created for displaced elephants during the construction of the Udawalawe reservoir. This sanctuary is now considered the main attraction to spot elephants at a leisurely pace. Overnight stay at Luxury Wild Trails Camping Meals: Breakfast & Dinner
DAY 04: YALA NATIONAL PARK
After an early breakfast start your next wildlife tour at the famous Yala National Park. This park is famous for the elusive leopard and spotting one could be a nightmare with all the jeeps rushing to spots where leopards have been sighted. You will also see many elephants, deer, sloth bear, crocodile, monkeys and endemic and migratory birds. Overnight stay atCinnamon Wild Hotel, Yala Meals: Breakfast & dinner
DAY 05: NUWARA ELIYA
After an early breakfast proceed to the central highlands of Sri Lanka where the climate is cooler and the scenery breathtaking. You will visit a tea factory and a tea plantation and rest for the day. Nuwara Eliya - The ‘Little England’ of Sri Lanka, is set against beautiful backdrops of Mountains, Valleys, Waterfalls and Tea Plantations. It is supposed to be one of the coldest places on the island similar to an English spring day, although the temperature does drop at night. All around Nuwara Eliya you will see evidence of British influence. Houses are like country cottages or Queen Anne style mansions. Overnight stay at Heritance Tea Factory Meals: Breakfast & Dinner
DAY 06: KANDY
After breakfast proceed to Kandy the last kingdom that fell under colonial rule. This is a historic town home to the sacred temple of the tooth relic of the buddha. Since Sri Lanka is predominantly a buddhist country you will find many locals flocking to this temple to meditate and pray for blessings from the buddha. In the evening you are free to watch a cultural show that ends with a fire walking ceremony.
Today you will check out of your hotel and continue your journey to the airport for your departure. On the way you can stop for a brief visit at the elephant orphanage in Pinnawala. If your departure is late in the night we recommend you book a day room at a hotel close to the airport for you to freshen up before your departure back home.
Our tour prices are inclusive of
Accommodation in shared double room with private bathroom
Meals are as stated in the program Breakfast & Dinner
Transfers and tours with local English-speaking chauffeur guide in Confirmable A/C Vehicle
All entrance fees as per itinerary
All government taxes and service charges
Personal travel medical insurance
Airport departure tax
Expenses of personal nature (Telephone calls, Laundry etc.).
Tips and gratuities.
Any items specifically not mentioned in the itinerary.
Video and Camera permits.
Lunch, Mineral water or other beverages throughout the tour.
Compulsory peak supplements
The above Star classification is based on local industry standard & it’s not based on the International standards.
Price is based on per person twin share basis. Prices are net in USD and inclusive of applicable taxes as at date. Rates may change without a notice if a significant currency fluctuation , Fuel Increase or Revision of taxes occurs Rooms will be on availability & if in case if the said hotels are fully booked due to any reason, similar hotels will be provided in the same vicinity or Nearest location.
Cancellation Policy (Based on hotel cancelation policy)
30 days prior to arrival, no cancellation 15 days - 29 days prior to arrival, 50 % of the Room cost 01 - 14 days prior to arrival, 100 % of the Room