When in Sri Lanka do as the buffalo do and CHARGE(your adrenaline) in this fun packed,high energy tour. You will take in a leopard's eye view of Sri Lanka as you climb to her highest summits and feel the heartbeat of the island as you embrace her wildest terrains.
When you arrive at Colombo Bandaranaike International Airport, you will be greeted by your driver guide. You will be able to relax in air conditioned comfort as you take the journey to your first Hotel in Kalpitiya seaside village in North west of Sri Lanka. Here you will be able to unwind before your fun packed tour begins tomorrow
Once settled in at your accommodation you'll head out to sea for an afternoon spent observing and admiring the enchanting dolphins. You will return to the hotel for an evening of relaxation and the opportunity to try some delicious Sri Lankan cuisine.
Kalypitya is also a surfing hot spot and there is a growing array of water and adrenaline sports on offer in the area, for example kite surfing. If you would like to stay longer in this area or are interested in taking lessons, speak to us about customising your tour and we will be happy to arrange this.
Today you will be leaving to the first stop in the cultural triangle, Anuradhapura .There will be plenty of time for you to relax in your hotel as this evening you can look forward to a Safari at Vilpaththu National Park.
You will have more opportunity to see the sights of the Cultural Triangle en route to your next hotel in Habarana.Today you will be visiting the ancient ruins at the sacred city of Anuradhapura. Prepare to be amazed as you climb the ancient rock temple at Sigiriya and take in the wondrous views. You will also have the opportunity to wander off the beaten track and visit a local rural Sri Lankan community and partake in traditional village life before returning to your Habarana hotel.
This is an exciting day as its time to pack your bag and leave for the breathtaking Hill country. On the way to the beautiful city of Kandy where you will stay you'll have the opportunity to visit the ancient monument Nalanda Gedige. Maybe pick up something for that sun burn as you explore a Spice Garden in Matale. There will be plenty of time to unwind after you've checked into your hotel and before heading out to observe an evening of traditional Kandyan dance and drumming.
You will experience Sri Lanka's beautiful countryside from another angle today as we head to scenic Kitulgala.The Kelani River is considered Sri Lanka's best spot for white water rafting and features five major rapids and four minor ones. All safety equipment will be provided and you will be led by qualified instructors. Following an adrenaline charged day you can unwind in the nearby Plantation Hotel, a beautiful hideaway located by the river or borrow a bike to explore the surrounding area and get to grips with village life.
Trekking and fishing is also popular in this area. If this interests you why not customise your tour?
We advise that you spend the morning relaxing today as this afternoon we drive to Nallathanni, the small village at the foot of Adam's Peak. You will begin the ascent of the mountain by night, arriving at the peak in time to see the wondrous shadow cast across the land below as the sun rises. This is a truly moving experience and more than worth the achy bones. As you are climbing through the night accommodation is not required this evening. A local hotel kindly lets us use their facilities on return so that you are able to have a shower and refresh yourself. We are also able to safely leave your luggage here during the trek so don't worry if you have collected your body weight in souvenirs.
With a camera bursting at the seams it's time to head South to the beaches. Your driver will be happy to drop you at the hotel and destination of your choice. You will be left in peace to enjoy the remainder of your holiday. An airport transfer will be arranged to make sure you are safely back at the airport in time for your homeward flight. There is also the option to part company with us at this point if you wish for a less structured end to your holiday.
Alternatively, if you decide to return home at this point, your final evening will be spent in the wondrous Mount Lavinia hotel, Colombo. A perfect end to your holiday. An airport transfer will be waiting when you are ready to leave.
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