Temples & treasures in Sri Lanka with an optional beach stay

Colombo, Negombo, Sigiriya, Kandy & more

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Sri Lankan Fishermen

Amagi Aria, Negombo

Amagi Aria, Negombo

Amagi Aria, Negombo

Sri Lanka

Sigiriya Rock Fortress

Minneriya National Park

Sigiriana Resort by Thilanka, Dambulla

Sigiriana Resort by Thilanka, Dambulla

Lion Rock Fortress, Sigiriya

Minneriya National Park

Golden Temple, Dambulla

Royal Kandyan, Kandy

Royal Kandyan, Kandy

Royal Kandyan, Kandy

Sri Lanka

Temple of the Sacred Tooth, Kandy

Citrus Hikkaduwa, Hikkaduwa

Citrus Hikkaduwa, Hikkaduwa

Tea Plantations, Nuwara Eliya

Citrus Hikkaduwa, Hikkaduwa

Citrus Hikkaduwa, Hikkaduwa

Sri Lanka

Terrace Green Hotel & Spa, Negombo

Terrace Green Hotel & Spa, Negombo

Terrace Green Hotel & Spa, Negombo

Sri Lanka

Spiritual Sri Lanka: temples, treasures and beaches

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You'll start your holiday with one night in an Standard room at the Amagi Aria, Negombo.

Then, you will spend two nights in a Double room at Sigiriana Resort by Thilanka, Dambulla.

Next, you'll spend two nights a in a Standard room at Royal Kandyan, Kandy.

Finally, you will spend two nights in a Standard room at Citrus Hikkaduwa, Hikkaduwa.

Breakfast is included throughout.

Please note that if the advertised hotel is unavailable for your selected dates, it will be swapped with one of similar standards. Please visit our supplier Exoticca's website for more information.

This offer includes a range of tours and excursions as per the itinerary: 

- Visit to a local rural village and a Sri Lankan lunch in Sigiriya

- Tuk-tuk ride and boat ride in Sigiriya

- Visit to the Sigiriya Rock Fortress

- Jeep safari at Minneriya National Park

- Visit the Golden Temple of Dambulla

- Visit to the Spice Gardens and an authentic Batik Factory

- Visit the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic

- Evening Cultural performance

- Visit a traditional tea plantation

- Visit to Hikkaduwa beach resort

A number of optional excursions and travel insurance can purchased for additional costs. These can be arranged directly with our supplier, Exoticca, after booking and must be selected before final payment. Please note your final payment is due 60 days before your departure. More information can be found on our supplier's own website.

Return flights are included from your selected departure airport to Colombo, Sri Lanka . One piece of hand luggage and one piece of hold luggage allowance per person is included, as per the airline terms and conditions.

Shared air-conditioned transfers are included.

Please note that at the time of booking, your name must be filled out exactly as per your passport (including any middle names). This is in order to accurately book flights and for any required visa invitation letters.

The total amount of nights in the confirmation email may differ from the duration that appears on the website, as it includes accommodation nights and nights spent travelling.

Please be aware that our supplier, Exoticca, will require a copy of the valid passports in order to process the reservation.

For up to date information and precautions about traveling to Sri Lanka please see the following information: https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/sri-lanka

If you are travelling to Sri Lanka with a UK passport, you will require a Sri Lankan visa. For other passport holders, we recommend that you check with the Sri Lankan Embassy for further details. You can obtain a short stay tourist E-Visa at: http://www.eta.gov.lk/slvisa/ Between 1st August 2019 - 31st January 2020, a free visa will be issued on arrival in Sri Lanka.

The discount:

We advertise this offer at up to 43% off. We calculate this discount percentage based on the rates we offer compared to the supplier's online rate.

The discount stated above was checked on 03/09/2019.

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

This holiday is supplied by Exoticca and is ATOL protected (11248).

Experience all that Sri Lanka has to offer, with visits to UNESCO-listed Lion’s Rock and the tea plantation terraces of Nuwara Eliya plus an optional beach stay - includes all travel, breakfast and excursions

Day 1: UK - Colombo

Leave your UK departure airport, heading for Sri Lanka and spending the night on board.

Day 2: Colombo - Negombo

Arrive in Sri Lanka and transfer to your hotel in Negombo, on the west coast. Spend your first night at leisure.

Day 3: Negombo - Sigiriya

After breakfast, drive to the Sigiriya region, home to the iconic Lion Rock. Visit a local village en route, enjoying an authentic lunch followed by a tuk-tuk tour and a boat ride on the lake. (Meals: breakfast, lunch)

Day 4: Sigiriya - Minneriya - Sigiriya

Explore Sigiriya today, one of the most recognisable sights in Sri Lanka. This UNESCO World Heritage Site is a rock fortress with palace ruins sitting 500 feet above the ground. Explore, then continue for a jeep safari in Minneriya National Park, famous for its elephants. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 5: Sigiriya - Kandy

Transfer to Kandy, stopping to visit the ancient Golden Temple of Dambulla 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. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 6: 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.

Day7: Kandy - Hikkaduwa

Transfer to Hikkaduwa, a famous beach resort with stunning sands and an abundance of watersports. Spend your day at leisure here. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 8: Hikkaduwa

Today, you can spend the day unwinding by the ocean. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 9: Hikkaduwa - Colombo OR Hikkaduwa - Negombo

Depending on which itinerary you opt for, today you’ll either be heading to Negombo for a five-night stay or heading home. If you opt for the seven-night itinerary you’ll transfer back to Colombo International Airport for your flight back to the UK. If you opt for the 12-night itinerary, head back to the fisherman’s beach paradise of Negombo to unwind on the beach. (Meals: breakfast)

Days 10 - 13: Negombo (12-night itinerary)

Spend your days on Negombo’s coastline relaxing on sun-kissed beaches and basking in the waters of the Indian Ocean. Explore Negombo’s temples and churches and gorge yourself silly on delicious Sri Lankan fare. (Meals: breakfast)

Day 14: Negombo - Colombo - Night on board

After breakfast, head to the airport for your flight back home, spending a night on board before you arrive. (Meals: breakfast)

Good to know

Please note that your inbound and outbound flights are overnight, so be sure to take this into account when planning the time you'll be away. 
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 dining and drinking options, swimming pool, landscaped gardens, watersports, spa, fitness centre

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: swimming pool, hot tub, spa and wellness facilities, tennis court, bar, massages, library, concierge

Royal Kandyan, Kandy (two nights)

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

Amenities: restaurant, pool bar, fitness centre, swimming pool, Wi-Fi

Citrus Hikkaduwa, Hikkaduwa (two nights)

Perched on Hikkaduwa’s beachfront, this hotel makes a fabulous sunset spot, and you can bask in all the dusky-pink glory from the beachside bar. Enjoy traditional Sri Lankan cuisine at the Leon Fish restaurant, and don’t miss out on the spa for some well-deserved pampering.

Amenities: restaurant, bar, spa and wellness facilities, beachfront location, swimming pool

Terrace Green, Negombo (optional five nights)

This award-winning hotel holds a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence. With modern and stylish interiors throughout, this hotel features an all-day dining restaurant and a tranquil rooftop, where you'll find a spa offering Ayurvedic treatments. Not only can you relax here by the pool or on the nearby beach; the hotel can organise excursions and cooking classes for you if you’re not done being adventurous.

Amenities: restaurant, bar, rooftop spa, concierge, Wi-Fi   
Amagi Aria, 640/82 Suhada Mawatha, Puttalam - Colombo Rd, Negombo 11500, Sri Lanka (your first destination)

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

Details

Return flights are included from London Gatiwick, London Heathrow, London Stansted, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Belfast, Cardiff, Dublin, Edinburgh and Glasgow, to Colombo, Sri Lanka. Exoticca operates flights with all airlines, though the most common for this route include Emirates, Srilankan Airlines and Qatar Airways. Please note all airlines are subject to change.

Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email from the tour operator, Exoticca. This includes departure times, as well as flight numbers.

Please note that your outbound and inbound flight may be indirect and include a stopover. Your flights may also be overnight, so please bare this in mind when planning the time you'll be away for.

If you need any further information about flights before booking, please call Exoticca on 0203 695 9677 or contact via sales@exoticca.com.

Please check the luggage rules in the booking confirmation. More information can be found on the airline's website. Please note that the prices of the tour operator are daily adjusted according to the exchange rate and may vary from the stated price.

At the time of booking, Exoticca will book the best available airfare for the selected date.

Please note that at the time of booking, your name must be filled out exactly as per your passport (including any middle names). This is in order to accurately book flights and for any required visa invitation letters.

Within seven days of confirming your booking with us, you'll receive an email from our supplier, Exoticca, with your final booking confirmation detailing the exact flight times confirmed for your specific reservation.

The total amount of nights in the confirmation email may differ from the duration that appears on the website, as it includes accommodation nights and nights spent travelling.

Please be advised it is your responsibility to check any passport, visa, health and immigration requirements, including any countries you have a connection in. For flights via the US or Canada, you must apply for an ESTA or eTA visa before travel.

The Foreign & Commonwealth Office offer up-to-date travel advice by visiting www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice

The flights inclusive offer shown on this page is ATOL Protected by the Civil Aviation Authority. Secret Escapes is acting as an agent for Exoticca with ATOL number 11248 and your contract is with that company. Exoticca booking conditions are available from http://www.exoticca.com

For comprehensive travel, visa and health advice, please visit FCO Travel Advice

We source flights from all major scheduled and low cost airlines to offer you a full choice of airlines, departure airports and flight times.

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’

On the next page you can choose the departure airport, time and airline and price that is convenient to you

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