Kaleidoscopic India & Sri Lanka private tour with wildlife safari

Delhi, Jaipur, Agra, Negombo, Dambulla, Kandy & Beruwala

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The perfect package with flights included

Taj Mahal, Agra, India

Double/Twin room, Crowne Plaza New Delhi Rohini

Lotus Temple, New Delhi, India

Red Fort, Old Delhi, India

Qutub Minar, New Delhi, India

Holiday Inn Jaipur City Centre

Double/Twin room, Holiday Inn Jaipur City Centre

City Palace, Jaipur, India

Hawa Mahal, Jaipur, India

Amer Fort, Jaipur, India

Crystal Sarovar Premiere, Agra, India

Double/Twin room, Crystal Sarovar Premiere

Crystal Sarovar Premiere, Agra, India

Chand Baori Step Wall, Agra, India

Agra Fort, Agra, India

Taj Mahal, Agra, India

Standard room, Amagi Aria

Sigiriana Resort by Thilanka, Dambulla, Sri Lanka

Standard room, Sigiriana Resort by Thilanka

Sigiriya Rock, Dambulla, Sri Lanka

Standard room, Royal Kandyan

Dambulla Cave Temple, Kandy, Sri Lanka

Nuwara Eliya, Kandy, Sri Lanka

The Palms Hotel, Beruwala, Sri Lanka

Standard room, The Palms Hotel

Beruwala, Sri Lanka

Beruwala, Sri Lanka

India & Sri Lanka private tour: UNESCO sites, wildlife safari & tea plantations

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Up to -32% supplier's online rate ?
You'll start your holiday with two nights in a Double/Twin room at Hotel Crowne Plaza Rohini, or similar, New Delhi, India.

Next, you will spend two nights in a Double/Twin room at Holiday Inn, or similar, Jaipur, India.

Then, you'll spend one night in a Double/Twin room at Hotel Crystal Sarovar Premiere, or similar, Agra, India.

Next, you will spend one further night in a Double/Twin room at Hotel Crowne Plaza Rohini,or similar, New Delhi, India.

Then, you'll spend one night in a Standard room at Amagi Aria, Negombo, Sri Lanka.

After, you will spend two nights in a Standard room at Sigiriana by Thilanka Dambulla, Sri Lanka.

Next, you will spend two nights in a Standard room at Royal Kandyan, Kandy, Sri Lanka.

Finally, you will spend two nights in a Standard room at The Palms Hotel, Beruwala, Sri Lanka. This offer also includes a farewell gift on departure.

Breakfast is included throughout.

This offer also includes a range of tours and excursions in India and Sri Lanka, as per the itineraries.

India

- Sightseeing tour of Delhi: Red Fort, Jamia Masjid, Humayun’s Tomb, Qutub Minar Lotus Temple and India Gate
- Sightseeing tour of Jaipur: City Palace, Jantar Mantar, Albert Hall Museum,  Hawa Mahal, Amber Fort and Jal Mahal
- Jeep ride and block painting workshop in Jaipur
- Abhaneri
- Taj Mahal (including an inlay marble workshop)
- Agra Fort

During your tour, you will also receive entrance tickets to all monuments and attractions as per the itinerary (once per person, per stay), a SIM card for local use in India with 1 GB of data everyday, airport meet and greet services and all applicable taxes.

Sri Lanka

- Sigiriya, catamaran ride on the lake, lunch with a local family by the paddy field and a tuk-tuk ride
- Dambulla: climb the Pidurangala Rock, visit Minneriya National Park and Cave Temple
- Spice garden 
- Batik factory
- Kandy: Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic and watch cultural show in the evening
- Optional scenic train ride between Kandy and Nuwara Eliya ($25 USD per person, subject to availability)
- Tea plantation and tea factory
Optional excursion to Galle Fort & Turtle Hatchery ($55 USD per person, minimum of two people)

During your tour, you will also receive airport meet and greet services, all entrance tickets to monuments as per the itinerary and all applicable taxes.

Please note, once a month the Full Moon day is declared a sacred holiday in Sri Lanka based on the Buddhist calendar, and therefore the sale of alcoholic beverages is prohibited by law.

Flights are included from your selected departure airport to Delhi, India, returning from Colombo, Sri Lanka. A 5kg hand luggage and 30kg hold luggage allowance per person is included, as well as private transfers throughout.

The discount:

We advertise this offer at up to 32% off. We calculate this discount percentage based on the rates we offer compared to the supplier's online rate. 

The discounts, price and availability stated above were checked on 29/08/2019.

The offer is 100% non-refundable and date changes are not possible once the booking has been made.

This holiday is supplied to us by THG Holidays and is ATOL Protected (ATOL 9528).

A bucket-list private tour of India and Sri Lanka, with highlights including a sunrise visit to the Taj Mahal, a wildlife safari, tea plantation visit and Sigiriya Rock

Day 1: Delhi, India

Arrive in Delhi and spend the day at leisure in this colourful, sprawling metropolis.

Day 2: Delhi

Head out on a tour of Old and New Delhi, taking in the Red Fort, the Lotus Temple, India Gate, Humayun’s Tomb, Jama Masjid - the largest mosque in India - and Qutub Minar, the tallest brick minaret in the world.

Day 3: Jaipur, India

Transfer to Jaipur, where you’ll embark on a sightseeing tour of the expansive and majestic City Palace, Jantar Mantar observatory and the Albert Hall Museum.

Day 4: Jaipur

Visit Hawa Mahal, ‘Palace of the Winds’, and the imposing Amer Fort, stopping en route to marvel at Jal Mahal, an ornate palace set in the middle of a lake.

Day 5: Agra, India

Transfer to Agra, making a stop at historical Abhaneri village - famed for its beautiful steps.

Day 6: Delhi

Today you’ll head to the incomparable Taj Mahal in time for sunrise. In the afternoon, spend time at the fascinating Agra Fort, and continue onwards to Delhi.

Day 7: Negombo, Sri Lanka

Leave India for Sri Lanka and transfer to your hotel in Negombo. Spend your first night at leisure.

Day 8: Negombo - Dambulla

On the first day of your private tour, you’ll travel to Sigiriya - one of the most recognisable sights in Sri Lanka. Here, you’ll enjoy a village safari including a bullock cart ride, a catamaran ride on the lake, a cookery demonstration and lunch with a local family beside a paddy field, and a tuk-tuk ride.

Day 9: Dambulla

After fuelling up on breakfast, you’ll climb Pidurangala Rock for 360-degree views of the spectacular valleys and Sigiriya Rock. The rock houses a Buddhist temple which is thought to date back more than 2,000 years. In the afternoon, head out on a safari in Minneriya National Park, where it’s possible to see herds of up to 150 elephants feeding and washing.

Day 10: Dambulla - Kandy

Transfer to Kandy, stopping to visit the ancient Dambulla Cave Temple en route, as well as a spice garden and batik factory. Surrounded by hills, enchanting Kandy is one of Sri Lanka’s cultural hotspots, and while you’re here, you’ll enjoy a visit to the incredible Sacred Tooth Relic and a traditional evening show.

Day 11: Kandy - Nuwara Eliya - Kandy

Make your way to the famous Hill Country town of Nuwara Eliya via one of the most picturesque routes in the country. Soak up panoramic views along the way, then call in at a tea plantation and factory. This region is famous all over the world for its tea production, and you’ll get to see the whole process of how Ceylon Tea is made before sampling a cup or two. You’ll have the option to travel to Nuwara Eliya by scenic train, for an additional charge.

Day 12: Kandy - Beruwala

Transfer to Beruwala where you’ll spend the day at leisure.

Day 13: Beruwala

Today, you can either unwind by the ocean or take an optional tour to a turtle hatchery and the fort city of Galle (for an additional fee).

Day 14: Beruwala

On your final day, you’ll transfer back to the airport for your return flight to the UK.
Crowne Plaza New Delhi Rohini or similar (three nights in total)

Crowne Plaza New Delhi Rohini offers smartly appointed rooms and an inviting swimming pool in central North West Delhi. The hotel holds a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.

Amenities: two restaurants, 24-hour fitness centre, swimming pool, spa, air conditioning, Wi-Fi

Holiday Inn Jaipur City Centre or similar (two nights)

This modern hotel is located on the edge of the city’s entertainment and shopping districts. It holds a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.

Amenities: restaurant, swimming pool, spa, gym, Wi-Fi, air conditioning

Crystal Sarovar Premiere, Agra, or similar (one night)

This wonderful hotel is only 10 minutes by car from the Taj Mahal and boasts fabulous views of this wonder from its rooftop restaurant.

Amenities: Two restaurants, bar, fitness centre, pool, Wi-Fi, spa services, air conditioning

Amagi Aria, Negombo (one night)

With a tranquil lagoon as a backdrop, this Negombo hotel offers smart comforts in a serene setting. Alongside panoramic sea views, you’ll find a plethora of dining and drinking options, from fresh seafood at Moya to Sri Lankan to international cuisine at the main restaurant, Lagoon.

Amenities: six restaurants, spa, gym, swimming pool, watersports, Wi-Fi, air conditioning

Sigiriana Resort by Thilanka, Dambulla (two nights)

Surrounded by greenery, this peaceful base features an outdoor swimming pool with verdant views. For a rejuvenating experience, spend time at the Ayurveda spa, where yoga classes can be arranged.

Amenities: restaurant, bar, spa, swimming pool, Wi-Fi, air conditioning, bicycle rental

Royal Kandyan, Kandy (two nights)

Located just outside downtown Kandy, the Royal Kandyan has a pool with lush views and spacious rooms with local darkwood furniture and colourful fabrics. The hotel has garnered a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.

Amenities: restaurant, two bars, swimming pool, gym, Wi-Fi, air conditioning

The Palms Hotel, Beruwala (two nights)

The Palms Beruwala is a modern and comfortable hotel located on Sri Lanka's golden coastline. You'll find a plethora of activities on offer, from beach volleyball to table tennis, as well as a serene outdoor swimming pool, spa and gym. Rooms are smart, with terracotta tiled or wooden floors, neutral walls and dark wooden furniture.

Amenities: restaurant, bar, swimming pool, spa, gym, Wi-Fi, air conditioning
6th Lane, Beruwala 12070, Sri Lanka

Travel is included in this offer - see below for details.

Details

Flights are included from London Heathrow to Delhi, India, returning from Colombo, Sri Lanka.

A 5kg hand luggage and 30kg hold luggage allowance per person is included, as well as private transfers throughout.

From London Heathrow with Sri Lanka Airlines:

  • Outbound from London Heathrow to Delhi, via Colombo:
  • Departing London Heathrow between 20.30 and 21.30, arriving into Colombo between 12.40 and 12.45 (the following day)
  • Departing Colombo at between 13.55 and 14.10, arriving into Delhi between 17.35 and 17.45

  • Internal flight from Delhi to Colombo:
  • Departing Delhi between 18.35 and 18.45, arriving into Colombo between 22.15 and 22.20

  • Inbound from Colombo to London Heathrow:
  • Departing Colombo between 12.50 and 13.05, arriving into London Heathrow between 19.00 and 20.00

Your outbound flight is overnight, so please bear this in mind when planning the time you'll be away for. The date you select as your check-in date will be the day you'll fly out from the UK and you'll arrive in Delhi the following day to commence your 13-night holiday. Therefore, you'll be away for a total of 14 nights.

Within seven days of confirming your booking with us, you'll receive an email from our supplier, THG Holidays, with your final booking confirmation detailing the exact flight times confirmed for your specific reservation. The flight time will be within the time parameters and possible airlines detailed in this offer.

The flights inclusive offer shown on this page is ATOL Protected by the Civil Aviation Authority. Secret Escapes is acting as an agent for THG Holidays with ATOL number 9528 and your contract is with that company. THG Holidays booking conditions are available from http://www.thgholidays.co.uk/terms.phtml

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