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India and Sri Lanka Multi Centre Holiday

Combining exhilarating city stays with plenty of time to relax and unwind, our India and Sri Lanka multi centre holiday is a trip of perfect contrasts.

Exotic, intriguing and full of surprises, this India and Sri Lanka multi centre holiday offers excitement and adventure. You’ll visit some of India’s most vibrant cities followed by rest and relaxation in the unrivalled natural beauty of Sri Lanka.

The sights and sounds of intoxicating India and breathtaking Sri Lanka beckon, on this perfectly paired multi centre itinerary, which combines exhilarating city stays with a blissful beach break. Feel your senses awaken as you explore the winding streets, bustling markets and ancient temples of Jaipur, Agra and Delhi, in India’s mesmerising Golden Triangle. This well travelled path includes some of the world’s most iconic landmarks; from the Taj Mahal to the floating palace of Udaipur. Your trip to this beguiling part of the world can be extended by journeying further into the intriguing state of Rajasthan.

Lush jungle landscapes, idyllic beaches and an altogether more tranquil way of life beckon, in stunning Sri Lanka. Discover traditional Sri Lankan customs and indulge in delicious local dishes on a cultural tour of the delightful city of Kandy; a place as sweet as it sounds. Travellers longing to get out of the city, meanwhile, can revitalise their senses in the cool, lush hills of the vast tea plantations of Nuwara Eliya. Finish on the island’s southwest coast in the resort of Bentota for a blissful beach break that perfectly concludes this holiday of a lifetime.

Duration
17 days

Guide Price

 £3,699  pp
Options
Private basis, Escorted or Self-Guided
Start your journey
The Taj Mahal, Agra, with reflective pool

Trip highlights

  • Get to the heart of India’s Golden Triangle and explore ancient Rajasthan
  • Visit historic Kandy, Sri Lanka’s vibrant cultural capital and historic centre
  • Sip on Ceylon tea and admire the views on a Sri Lankan tea tour
  • Relax on sun kissed Sri Lankan beaches for the perfect end to your trip
Taj Mahal

Encompassing three of the country’s most visited cities, and some of the world’s most famous landmarks, the Golden Triangle is the ultimate India travel destination.

Immerse yourself in the country’s fascinating ancient culture, as you travel between Delhi, Agra and Jaipur; three of the most captivating – and chaotic – cities on earth.

See the famous Ghats of Varanasi leading down to the banks of the sacred River Ganges, stand in the shadow of the divine Taj Mahal and marvel at the Mughal architecture of Jaipur’s Amber Fort. It’s all possible on this tri-city tour, which allows you to experience the dazzling jewels in India’s crown first hand.

To extend your India adventure further, take a private tour through ancient Rajasthan, exploring the opulent palaces and imposing forts as you go.

Palm trees

After the excitement of India, it’s time to enjoy a slower way of life amongst the lush tea plantations and unspoilt beaches of Sri Lanka.

Before enjoying some welcome rest and relaxation, city lovers can get their fix in cosmopolitan Kandy, Sri Lanka’s second city and its historic cultural capital. Kandy is a charming city with bustling streets and markets, ancient temples, colonial architecture and elegant gardens to explore. Stroll around the lake, watch traditional dancing or pay homage to the famous Big Buddha; there is no shortage of ways to pass the time in this pretty city.

Once you’ve enjoyed all that Kandy has to offer, it’s time to recharge and re-energise. Take a tour of the tranquil tea plantations in Nuwara Eliya. The temperatures here are pleasantly cool and the verdant green hills roll on for miles. Finish your multi centre itinerary relaxing on the pristine beaches of the Sri Lankan coast surrounded by soft golden sands, gently swaying palms and sparkling turquoise waters.