Thrilling Sri Lanka tour with a national park game drive & all-inclusive beach stay

Dambulla, Kandy, Nuwara Eliya, Yala National Park & Kalutara

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Minneriya National Park

Sigiriya Rock Fortress

Minneriya National Park

Sigiriana Resort by Thilanka, Dambulla

Sigiriana Resort by Thilanka, Dambulla

Dambulla Cave Temple

Dambulla

Sigiriana Resort by Thilanka, Dambulla

Royal Botanical Gardens, Peradeniya

Kandy

Hotel Topaz, Kandy

Hotel Topaz, Kandy

Temple of the Tooth, Kandy

Tea Plantation

Blackpool Hotel, Nuwara Eliya

Blackpool Hotel, Nuwara Eliya

Nuwara Eliya

Oak Ray Wild Yala, Tissamaharama

Kalutara

Turyaa, Kalutara

Turyaa, Kalutara

Kalutara

Turyaa, Kalutara

Bucket-list Sri Lanka: Dambulla, Kandy & more

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Up to -38% supplier's online rate ?
You'll start your holiday with a two night stay in a Deluxe room at Sigiriana Resort by Thilanka or similar, Dambulla, on a half-board basis.

This offer also includes a 10% discount on spa treatments at Sigiriana Resort by Thilanka, 

Dambulla.

Next you will spend two nights in a Deluxe room at Hotel Topaz or similar, Kandy, on a half-board basis.

This offer also includes a 10% discount on food and beverages and spa treatments at Hotel Topaz, Kandy.

Then you will spend one night in a Deluxe room at Blackpool Hotel or similar, Nuwara Eliya, on a half-board basis.

Next you will spend one night in a Deluxe Twin room at Oak Ray Wild Yala or similar, Tissamaharama, on a half board basis.

Finally you will spend three nights in a Deluxe room at Turyaa or similar, Kalutara, on an all-inclusive basis.

This offer also includes a range of tours and excursions with an English-speaking guide, as per the itinerary:

- Visit Sigiriya Rock Fortress

- Visit Dambulla Dedicated Economic Centre

- Visit Dambulla Cave temples

- Visit a Spice Plantation

- City tour in Kandy

- Visit the Temple of the Sacred tooth relic

- Photo Stop at Ramboda Waterfall

- Visit a Tea Plantation & a Tea Factory

- City tour in Nuwara Eliya

- Sightseeing tour in Ella

- Photo Stop at Ravana Ella Waterfall

- One Jeep Safari in Yala National Park

- Galle Fort Walking Tour

Return flights are included from London Heathrow and Manchester to Colombo, Sri Lanka. One piece of hand luggage (5kg for Ethiad; 7kg for Sri Lankan Airlines) and one piece of hold luggage (23kg for Ethiad; 30kg for Sri Lankan airlines) allowance per person is included, as well as private transfers.

The discount:

We advertise this offer at up to 38% 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 10/02/2020.

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 (ATOL 9528). 

Uncover the beauty of this enticing Indian Ocean isle, from its astonishing nature to historic sights and magical wildlife - includes a game drive, cultural tours, an all-inclusive beach break and travel

Day 1: UK – Bandaranaike International Airport - Dambulla

Touch down in Sri Lanka today and hop aboard your transfer to Dambulla, famous for being the home of the iconic Sigiriya Rock Fortress. Check into the beautiful Sigiriana Resort by Thilanka and spend the rest of the day at leisure. (Meals: half-board)

Day 2: Dambulla - Sigiriya Rock Fortress - Dambulla

You'll drive to Dambulla to visit its buzzing Dedicated Economic Centre, where hundreds of wholesalers and buyers gather each morning to bargain, purchase large quantities of fruit, fish and more. Relax before your evening climb to the top of Sigiriya - the mighty 600-foot-high rock built by a 5th-century king and featuring beautiful frescoes. (Meals: half-board)

Day 3: Dambulla - Dambulla Cave Temples - Kandy

On the way to Kandy, you'll stop at Dambulla Cave Temples, a UNESCO World Heritage Site cave complex, decked out in some of the country’s most evocative art. You'll also stop at Matale Spice Gardens, where a guide will show you various types of herbs and plants. Here, there's an optional cooking demo with lunch (US$13 per person). On arrival in Kandy, check into your hotel and spend the rest of the day as you please. (Meals: half-board)

Day 4: Kandy

Spend the morning at leisure, perhaps choosing a cookery class (US$20 per person), a Mahaweli River Boat Safari (US$35 per person), or opting to visit the Peradeniya Botanical Gardens (US$11 per person). In the evening, explore Kandy on a city tour, including a visit to the Temple of The Sacred Tooth Relic, Sri Lanka’s most important Buddhist shrine showcasing the tooth of the Buddha. (Meals: half-board)

Day 5: Kandy - Nuwara Eliya

After breakfast, set off towards Nuwara Eliya, pausing near Ramboda Falls to take some pictures. The area is known for its tea plantations, and you’ll get the chance to see how tea is picked, rolled, and processed with a visit to a local tea factory. Upon arrival in the city, drive around to see the sights. (Meals: half-board)

Day 6: Nuwara Eliya - Tissamaharama

Today you'll travel southeast to Tissamaharama, close to Yala National Park, En route, you'll go on a short tour of Ella and pause for photos at the gushing white Ravana Ella waterfall. On arrival in Tissamaharama, check into your hotel. In the evening, you can choose to visit Kataragama Dewalaya (a Hindu shrine) and Kirivehera Buddhist Temple (no surcharge for either). At the shrine, Hindus, Buddhists and believers of other faiths line up to smash coconuts when making wishes to the gods. (Meals: half-board)

Day 7: Tissamaharama - Yala National Park - Galle Fort - Kalutara

It's time for a bright and early pick-up (with packed breakfast) for game drives around Yala National Park. Yala is famous for its big herds and numerous elephants, leopards, spotted deer, sambar, crocodiles, mongoose, wild boar, wild buffalo, and myriad other animals. After this thrilling wildlife experience, you will be driven to your Kalutara beach hotel, stopping at UNESCO-protected Galle Fort en route for a walking tour. This is where the Portuguese first landed in Sri Lanka in 1505. On arrival at Kalutara, check into your beach hotel and spend the rest of your day at leisure. (Meals: all-inclusive basis)

Days 8-9: Kalutara

Spend the next couple of days at leisure and make the most of beach lounging. Top up the tan by the beach or curvaceous pool, wind down with a massage and hog the Jacuzzi. (Meals: all-inclusive basis)

Day 10: Kalutara - Colombo - UK

Today you'll say farewell to mesmerising Sri Lanka and transfer to Colombo’s international airport for the flight back to the UK.
Sigiriana Resort by Thilanka, Dambulla (two nights)

Nestled amidst verdant greenery, paddy fields and woodlands, this relaxed resort is all about getting back to nature. The centerpiece is a large infinity pool with a spacious sun terrace, and a spa with yoga and steam baths available. Two restaurants offer the choice of fusion cuisine, as well as Sri Lankan cooking classes.

Amenities: spa and wellness facilities, outdoor infinity pool, two restaurants, café, gardens, cooking classes, bar, private balcony, Wi-Fi, air conditioning

Hotel Topaz, Kandy (two nights)

Situated on the highest point of Kandy, Hotel Topaz has some of the most breathtaking views of this Sri Lankan city. Inside, the guest rooms have been designed with Kandy’s colonial heritage in mind. You can expect spa treatments using age-old techniques and two of the best restaurants in Kandy – Tamarind and The Orchid Lounge.

Amenities: spa and wellness facilities, outdoor pool, gardens, restaurant, lounge bar, gym, TV lounge, Wi-Fi, air conditioning

Blackpool Hotel, Nuwara Eliya (one night)

A stone’s throw from the centre of Nuwara Eliya, Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence-winning Blackpool Hotel has a heated pool, panoramic terrace and colonial architecture amid sloping Sri Lankan hills. Feast on traditional Sri Lankan food at the restaurant and enjoy freshly brewed Ceylon at Taylor’s Tea Lounge.

Amenities: restaurant, two bars, tea lounge, terrace, swimming pool

Oak Ray Wild Yala, Tissamaharama (one night)

Sitting a tropical bird's song from Wirawila Bird Sanctuary and 22 kilometres from Yala National Park, this artfully designed hotel has featured windows into every available wall space, making it a bright and airy stay around an outdoor pool in a neatly landscaped terrace.

Amenities: outdoor pool, restaurant, bar, room service, garden, 24-hour reception, Wi-Fi, children's games area, shopping arcade

Turyaa Kalutara (three nights)

Set on a stretch of white sand beach and surrounded by swaying green palms, 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
Sigirana Resort by Thilanka, 51 Godawalaya Morragollawa, Dambulla 21100, Sri Lanka (your first hotel)

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

Details

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

One piece of hand luggage (5kg for Etihad; 7kg for Sri Lankan Airlines) and one piece of hold luggage (23kg for Etihad; 30kg for Sri Lankan airlines) allowance per person is included, as well as internal flights and private transfers.

From London Heathrow to Colombo with Sri Lankan Airlines: 

Outbound from London Heathrow to Colombo:
  • Departing London Heathrow between 20.40 and 21.30, arriving into Colombo between 12.40 and 12.45 (the following day)
Inbound from Colombo to London Heathrow:
  • Departing Colombo between 12.50 and 13.05, arriving into London Heathrow between 19.10 and 20.00

From Manchester to Colombo with Etihad Airways:

Outbound from Manchester to Colombo via Abu Dhabi: 

Departing Manchester between 20.00 and 20.30, arriving into Abu Dhabi between 06.35 and 06.55 (the following day) 
Departing Abu Dhabi between 08.40 and 08.55, arriving into Colombo between 14.35 and 15.00

Inbound from Colombo to Manchester via Abu Dhabi: 

Departing Colombo between 21.00 and  21.20, arriving into Abu Dhabi at 00.25 (the following day)
Departing Abu Dhabi between 02.35 and 02.50, arriving into Manchester between 06.40 and 07.35

Please note that your outbound flights are overnight and your inbound flights may also be overnight, so please bear this in mind when planning the time you'll be away. 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, Sri Lanka the following day to commence your nine night holiday. The check-out date will be the day that you'll board your inbound flight back to the UK. Since your inbound flight could also be overnight, you'll be away for a total of 10 or 11 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.

Visas required for Sri Lanka – please follow official advise: https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/sri-lanka/entry-requirements

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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