Sigiriya

12 day sample itinerary

Sri Lanka Tour and Beach Stay Multi Centre

Temples, elephants and golden beaches

Journey through Sri Lanka's vibrant culture, rich heritage and vast natural landscapes on our four night, five day Splendours of Sri Lanka tour. Test your limits and climb up the ancient fortress of Sigiriya Rock and capture the stunning view from the top. Witness majestic elephants in their natural habitat in Minneriya National Park, to visiting the historic colourful Kandy, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Add on a two night extension to your Splendours of Sri Lanka tour and visit Yala National Park. With game drives throughout Sri Lanka's most famous national park, experience all of the beautiful wildlife it has to offer. With leopards, elephants and much more, this tour is perfect for any wildlife enthusiast. Why not then indulge yourself on any one of Sri Lanka's beautiful coastal resorts. Nestled within stunning landscapes and golden beaches, a beach stay is perfect for ultimate relaxation and tranquillity after your touring exploration.

Our Experts Recommend:
  • Explore Dambulla Rock Temple, one of the most impressive of Sri Lanka's cave temples
  • Head to Sigiriya to climb the 5th Century rock fortress, a citadel of unusual beauty rising 200 metres from the jungle
  • Enjoy the vibrant colours and markets of Kandy
  • Minneriya National Park is home to majestic elephants
  • Spot leopards prowling the landscape in Yala National Park
  • Golden sands of the west coast beaches

Sample Itinerary Summary

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Duration
12 days
Guide Price
£2,649 per person
Price based on
Based on 18 February 19 departure from London Gatwick flying with Emirates, 7 day tour, meal basis as per itinerary (2 adults sharing), and 5 nights bed and breakfast in an Ocean Room, including transfers.
Our guide price gives you an idea of pricing which will vary depending on exchange rates, accommodation, duration, dates, airline and cabin class.
Destination Breakdown
Options
Private basis, Escorted
Included
  • Accommodation as detailed with private facilities (alternative hotels may be used depending on availability).
  • Meals as stated.
  • Air-Conditioned transportation, with an English speaking driver and guide.
Not included
  • Visa's and departure tax
  • Optional Excursions
  • Tips for the guide or driver
  • Sri Lanka

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Feeling adventurous? Then why not climb the magnificent 200 metre tall Sigiriya Rock Fortress
    • Explore the Temple of the Tooth relic, home to a tooth of Buddha himself
    • Visit the colourful city of Kandy, where historical buildings and botanical gardens await
    • Extend your four night Splendours of Sri Lanka tour by adding two nights at Yala National Park. Yala hosts the highest density of leopards in the country
Sri Lanka

Splendours of Sri Lanka tour

As soon as you arrive into Colombo you will be met and head to Sigiriya Rock for an exhilarating climb. The view from the top will take your breath away, marvel at the stunning landscapes from the top of the rock and Minneriya National Park. Spot leopards hunting, majestic elephants at the watering hole and an abundence of bird species. Visit Kandy and and the rolling tea plantations and learn more about one of Sri Lanka's biggest exports.   

Galle

Located near the historic town of Galle, The Fortress Resort & Spa pays homage to the region's forts in its design but boasts a wide range of modern luxury amenities and facilities. Some suites come with private plunge pools to spend lazy afternoons or indulge at the spa with a wide range of ayurvedic therapies available.