Sensational Sri Lanka nature, safari & beach holiday

Dambulla, Kandy, Haputale, Udawalawa & Kalutara

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Melheim Haputale, Haputale

Udawalawe National Park

The Paradise Resort & Spa, Dambulla

The Paradise Resort & Spa, Dambulla

Sigiriya rock fortress

The Paradise Resort & Spa, Dambulla

The Paradise Resort & Spa, Dambulla

Dambulla

The Paradise Resort & Spa, Dambulla

The Paradise Resort & Spa, Dambulla

Kandy

Tourmaline Hotel, Kandy

Tourmaline Hotel, Kandy

Royal Botanical Gardens, Kandy

Botanical Garden of Peradeniya, Kandy

Tourmaline Hotel, Kandy

Temple of the Tooth, Kandy

Ayurvedic village spices

Melheim Haputale, Haputale

Melheim Haputale, Haputale

Tea Plantations

Melheim Haputale, Haputale

Melheim Haputale, Haputale

Melheim Haputale, Haputale

Melheim Haputale, Haputale

Udawalawe National Park

Grand Udawalawe Safari Resort, Udawalawe

Grand Udawalawe Safari Resort, Udawalawe

Udawalawe National Park

Udawalawe National Park

Grand Udawalawe Safari Resort, Udawalawe

Grand Udawalawe Safari Resort, Udawalawe

Udawalawe National Park

Turyaa Kalutara, Kalutara

Turyaa Kalutara, Kalutara

Galle fort

Turyaa Kalutara, Kalutara

Turyaa Kalutara, Kalutara

Turyaa Kalutara, Kalutara

Kalutara

Discover Sri Lanka’s natural wonders, animals and beaches on a luxury break

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Up to -33% supplier's online rate ?
You'll start your holiday with two nights stay in a Deluxe room at The Paradise Resort & Spa, Dambulla.

Next, you will spend two nights in a Superior Suite at Tourmaline Hotel, Kandy.

Then, you will spend one night in a Delxue room with mountain view at Melheim Haputale, Haputale.

After that, you will spend one night in a Deluxe room at Grand Udawale Safari Resort, Udawale.

Finally, you will spend four nights in a Deluxe room at Turyaa Kalutara, Kalutara.

Half-board is included throughout.

This offer also includes a range of tours and excursions in an air-conditioned vehicle with an English-speaking guide as per the itinerary: Hiriwadunna Village tour, including a cooking demonstration and catamaran ride; Dambulla Cave Temple, Hindu Temple and Ayurvedic Village; Temple of Tooth; walking tour of Udawattakele forest; Kandy city and shopping tour; cultural show in Kandy; Tea plantation and factory; Tuk Tuk ride to Lipton's seat; Elephant Transit Home; and Galle fort. The tour also includes all entrance fees (as per the itinerary);  lunch on day two; two bottles of water per person, per day; welcome shawl on arrival; and local fruits during the tour. 

Optional tours and excursions are also available for a supplement, including Sigiriya Rock Fortress (£35 per person), Royal Botanical Garden (£15 per person) and Jeep safari to Udawalwe National Park (£50 per person). 

Return flights are included from London Heathrow to Colombo, Sri Lanka. A 5kg hand luggage and a 30kg hold luggage allowance per person is included, as well as private transfers (as per the itinerary) and a one-way train journey from Nanu Oya to Haputhale.

Please note a visa is required and is not included in the cost of this offer. Please check requirements before travel.

The discount:

We advertise this offer at up to 33% off. We calculate this discount percentage based on the rates we offer compared to the supplier's online rate. An example of our top discount is:

On 29/08/2019, leaving from London Heathrow, two people may book this 10-night holiday (inclusions as noted above) and will pay £1,199 per person, per stay, compared to the supplier's online rate of £1,799 per person, per stay. Based on this calculation, by booking with Secret Escapes, you will save 33%.

The discounts, price and availability stated above were checked on 09/07/2019.

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

This holiday is supplied by THG Holidays and is ATOL protected (9528).

Explore the varied terrain of exotic Sri Lanka, hopping from luxury city bases to an elite safari lodge, finishing your holiday at a five-star beach base - including half board, all travel and exciting excursions

Day 1: UK - Dambulla

Arrive at Bandaranaike International airport and meet your driver in the arrivals lounge, before transferring to your hotel. Overnight in Dambulla. (Meals: dinner)

Day 2: Dambulla

In the morning, you can opt to visit the UNESCO World Heritage site of Sigiriya Rock, the ancient fortress, to discover the palace ruins and extensive garden remains (chargeable).

In the afternoon, you’ll enjoy an authentic Hiriwadunna village experience, including a trek and cooking demonstration, using vegetables you purchase at the market. You’ll take a scenic catamaran ride across the lake to meet a local family. Return to your Dambulla hotel for the night. (Meals: breakfast, dinner).

Day 3: Dambulla - Kandy

It’s onwards to Kandy today; en-route you’ll visit the UNESCO-listed and awe-inspiring Dambulla Cave Temple, as well as a historical Ayurvedic village, known for its spices. You can also opt to visit the 147-acre Royal Botanical Gardens, just outside of Kandy. Overnight in Kandy. (Meals: breakfast, dinner)

Day 4: Kandy

Immerse yourself in local Kandy culture with a city and shopping tour today, touring the picturesque hills and passing Kandy Lake. You’ll also visit the famed Temple of the Tooth, one of the holiest places in the world for Buddhists. Enjoy a cultural show in the evening. Overnight in Kandy. (Meals: breakfast, dinner)

Day 5: Kandy - Haputale

On your way to Haputale, you’ll visit an intriguing tea plantation and factory, where you’ll discover how Ceylon tea is produced. Subject to availability, you’ll also board a scenic train ride from Nanu Oya to Haputale. Overnight in Haputale. (Meals: breakfast, dinner)

Day 6: Haputale - Udawalawa

It’s an early start today, as you board a tuk-tuk to Lipton Seat, the most famous viewpoint in the area. You can also opt to enjoy a Jeep safari at Udawalawe National Park, famous for its elephants, later in the day. Overnight in Udawalawa. (Meals: breakfast, dinner)

Day 7: Udawalawa - Kalutara

Opt to observe elephant feeding time, depending on your departure time, before setting out towards the beach city of Kalutara. En-route, you’ll visit the island’s most southerly point, Galle Fort, arguably the most well-preserved sea fort in South Asia. Overnight in Kalutara. (Meals: breakfast, dinner)

Days 8-10: Kalutara

Over these three days, you’ll kick back in five-star beach bliss, whiling away your days as you see fit. Overnight in Kalutara. (Meals: breakfast, dinner)

Day 11: Kalutara - UK

Today, you’ll head back to Bandaranaike International airport for your flight home. (Meals: breakfast)
Paradise Resort & Spa, Dambulla (two nights)

The name says it all at this stunning resort, set within the storied city of Dambulla, a 25-minute drive from the UNESCO-listed Sigiriya Rock. Exotic greenery abounds here, with plenty of attractive gardens and wonderfully leafy surrounds. The hotel holds a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.

Amenities: spa, pool, table tennis, volleyball, fitness centre, two restaurants, two bars

The Tourmaline, Kandy (two nights)

Sitting in the highest point of the city, the hotel is a melting pot of cultural heritage and modernity. Your Tourmaline Superior suite offers a living area, a private hot tub and a rich colour scheme to match your regal surrounds.

Amenities: spa, games room, outdoor pool, restaurant, lounge bar

Melheim Resort, Haputale (one night)

A previous winner at the World Luxury Hotel Awards and TripAdvisor’s top hotel in the Beragala area of Haputale, the hotel is set amidst the Haputale hills; enjoy far reaching views from this esteemed elevated position. The hotel offers a huge infinity pool and luxurious guest rooms.

Amenities: infinity pool, restaurant, room service, bar

Grand Udawalawe Safari Resort, Udawalawa (one night)

Only five minutes from the edge of Udawalawe National Park, this eco-friendly resort is nestled in lush jungle surrounds, with overhanging Kumbuk trees and masses of green space. Deluxe rooms have garden views from their furnished patios.

Amenities: lagoon-style pool, restaurant, mini-theatre, fitness centre, room service

Turyaa Kalutara (four nights)

Set on a stretch of white sand beach and surrounded by swaying green palms, five-star Turyaa Kalutara is a little slice of heaven on Sri Lanka’s west coast. Deluxe rooms are luxurious and spacious with views right out into the Laccadive Sea.

Amenities: spa, two outdoor pools, four restaurants, deli, two cocktail bars
Turyaa Kalutara, Kalutara 12580, Sri Lanka (your last destination)

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

Details

Return flights are included from London Heathrow to Colombo, Sri Lanka.

A 5kg hand luggage and a 30kg hold luggage allowance is included, as well as private transfers (as per the itinerary) and a one-way train journey from Nanu Oya to Haputhale.


From London Heathrow to Colombo, with Sri Lankan Airlines:
  • Outbound: departing at 21.30, arriving into Colombo at 12.45 (the following day)
  • Inbound: departing  at 13.05, arriving into London Heathrow at 20.00

Please note that 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 Colombo the following day to commence your eight-night holiday. Therefore, you'll be away for a total of 10 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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You can choose to add a flight to this hotel. Just select the dates you want to book your stay from the calendar and choose ‘Hotel + Flights’

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If you need any support booking this holiday, please contact 0207 887 2772 (Mon - Sun 8am to 8pm)

If you wish to make a flight only booking, or add a flight to an existing hotel booking with us, call our reservations team on 0343 227 0007 (Mon-Fri 9-6, Saturday 10-5, Sun closed)

Highlights

  • Soaking up Sri Lanka’s rich history with visits to several UNESCO-listed locations
  • Opting to witness elephants in their natural habitat in Udawalawa
  • Kicking back in utter beach bliss in Kalutara 

Second opinion

  • To find out more about Paradise Resort & Spa, please visit their website, or read guest reviews on TripAdvisor
  • To find out more about The Tourmaline, please visit their website, or read guest reviews on TripAdvisor
  • To find out more about Melheim Resort, please visit their website, or read guest reviews on TripAdvisor
  • To find out more about Grand Udawalawe Safari Resort, please visit their website, or read guest reviews on TripAdvisor
  • To find out more about Turyaa Kalutara, please visit their website, or read guest reviews on TripAdvisor
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