7 days
From S$ 3,600/Adult

Itinerary

  • Day 01 - Singapore / Colombo / Negombo
    Fly Singapore / Colombo SQ466 0850/1005 (3 h 45 m) – Wed/Fri/Sat
    or Singapore / Colombo UL307 0945/1105 (3 h 50 m) – Daily


    Upon arrival, be met and transfer to your hotel at the beach resort area of Negombo.

  • Day 02 - Negombo / Sigiriya

    If you wish, make an early morning visit to the bustling Negombo fish market and time your visit to catch the fine sight of the fisherman returning from their night catch (close on Sunday).

    Transfer to the airport for your scheduled domestic flight to Sigiriya, reducing what would have been a rough 3.5-hour overland drive to a mere 30min, and very scenic flight.

    Fly Colombo / Sigriya C79401 1000/1030 (30 m) – Daily

    Arrive and transfer to your hotel.

    This afternoon, proceed to visit the famous Sigiriya Rock Fortress. Perhaps Sri Lanka’s most famous heritage site, Sigiriya is a huge, solitary rock, rising above the surrounding plains.

    Meals: Breakfast included

  • Day 03 - Sigiriya

    For elephant lovers, this is going to be a great day! 

    In the morning, travel to a remote village and board a catamaran ride and observe the typical villages before greeted by two tamed elephants enjoying a bath in the tank. Their mahouts invite you to join them in washing the elephants using coconut husks, a practice passed on from many generations of mahouts.

    Later in the afternoon, transfer into a safari jeep for an excursion into Minneriya National Park.  Herds of wild elephant gather around the ancient reservoir of Minneriya Tank.

    Meals: Breakfast included

  • Day 04 - Sigiriya / Dambulla / Kandy / Hill Country

    Check-out after a leisurely breakfast and drive about 2 hours to Kandy.  En-route, we visit the beautiful cave temples of Dambulla.  There are five separate caves, from which temples arefilled with Buddha images.

    Kandy is a UNESCO World Heritage Site for its precious Buddhist relics. We shall spend time in the Royal Botanical Garden for an educational walk with Professor Palipana – a Botanist and author of several publications and the first documentary by the Agricultural Department of Sri Lanka.

    From Kandy, we drive about 1.5 hour through the rolling hills and check into your tea estate. 

    Meals: Breakfast, dinner included

  • Day 05 - Hill Country

    This morning, visit a working tea factory and plantation to learn about how the green gold is produced, from picking to processing to grading. Complete the experience with a tea tasting session and pluck some tea leaves if you wish!

    Have the remainder of the day to enjoy the lush surrounds of your environment.

    Optional: Hike or cycle among the tea bushes and observe the lifestyle of tea pluckers.

    Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner included

  • Day 06 - Hill Country / Kitulgala

    Leaving the tea estate, we drive to Kitulgala (2-3 hours depending on location of tea estate), the adventure playground as well as the location where the film “Bridge On the River Kwai” was filmed.

    In the afternoon, we enjoy a Class II and III white water rafting along the Lower Kelani River, suitable for children of all ages. 

    Meals: Breakfast, dinner included

  • Day 07 - Kitulgala / Colombo / Singapore

    In the morning, enjoy a guided hike through the local forests surrounding Kitulgala. End the hike at a waterfall and enjoy a refreshing swim at the local swimming holes inside the reserve.

    For the adventurous, you may wish to replace the hike with an abseiling trip down the canyon!

    Leaving Kitulgala, we drive 2.5 hours back to Colombo. Have a wash and change room near the airport to freshen up before your flight at night.

    Fly Colombo / Singapore SQ469 0110/0740 (4 h) – Daily
    or Colombo / Singapore UL306 0100/0730 (4 h) – Daily

     

    If you wish to avoid a red-eye flight, we recommend spending the night in Colombo to sightsee the city and take a day time flight to Singapore.

    Meals: Breakfast, lunch included

    Arrive Singapore on Day 08 morning.

    Infrastructure is limited in Sri Lanka and the driving distance and time provided is an estimate according to our best knowledge but may differ subject to road condition and traffic which is beyond our control. 

 

 

 

Hotel

Negombo/Airport Vicinity

Jetwing-Beach

Jetwing Blue

A 4-star stylish beach resorts, located on the beachfront at Negombo. These adjacent properties were completely refurbished and differ only in interior décor; restaurants and other facilities in either hotel are available to all guests.

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The Wallawa

The Wallawwa

An exquisitely renovated colonial manor house and five acres of 200-year-old manicured tropical gardens set the scene for this secluded boutique bolthole.

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Sigiriya

Aliya Resort Spa

Aliya Resort & Spa

A chic, contemporary, and family-friendly resort featuring roomy chalets as well as charming luxury tented rooms. The stunning backdrop of the Sigiriya Rock formation with a simple foreground of manicured lawns and the stunning blue of the eternity pool make up a breathtaking view.

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Jetwing Vil Uyana

Jetwing Vil Uyana

This luxury hotel consists of 25 villas, built in four ‘habitats’ – over water, in a rice paddy, marsh and forest. Located close to Sigiriya Fortress, the hotel is worth a stay just to enjoy its facilities.

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Hill Country

 

Mas Villas

Mas Vilas

Beautifully adapted to modern times with seven exclusive guest rooms, the property is built on a verdant hillside that overlooks the stunning Kotmale reservoir and jungle-clad mountains. An airy courtyard, spacious living areas and a charming dining verandah that opens out to uninterrupted views of the valley and reservoir, add distinct charm to this boutique villa

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Taylor Hills

Taylor's Hill 

Located about an hour’s drive from Kandy, Taylor’s Hill is a stylish hotel with great view of the countryside and estate. The house, built by a British planter over 100 years ago is distinctive, its decor is sumptuous and stylish, combining comfort and originality with up-country cosiness. This is also near to the sight where tea was first cultivated by James Taylor. 

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 Kitulgala

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Borderlands

Situated on a hill overlooking the Kelani River, the cabins are ideal for families which sleep up to five and have a private terrace with spectacular views overlooking the Kelani. tural forests, overlooking a picturesque flowing stream, complete with a cascading waterfall. Rooms are spacious and well- appointed overlooking the lush gardens and stream with some rooms having a private heated plunge pool.

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Palm Stone Resort

Palmstone Retreat

A luxurious small hotel that set in lush natural forests, overlooking a picturesque flowing stream, complete with a cascading waterfall. Rooms are spacious and well- appointed overlooking the lush gardens and stream with some rooms having a private heated plunge pool.

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Price

TOUR PRICES PER PERSON:

Hotel Tour Prices Per Person
Per Adult Per Child
Category 1
  • Negombo: Jetwing Blue (1 family room)
  • Sigiriya: Aliya (1 attic room)
  • Hill Country: Mas Vilas (1 suite)
  • Kitulgala: Borderlands (1 cabin)
S$ 3,600/- S$ 2,100/-
Category 2
  • Negombo: The Wallawwa (1 family suite)
  • Sigiriya: Jetwing Vil Uyana (1 forest dwelling)
  • Hill Country: Taylor's Hill (Pattiyagama)
  • Kitulgala: Palmstone Retreat (1 family suite)
S$ 4,500/- S$ 2,580/-
Above tour price is based on Sri Lankan Airways. Add S$80/- per adult and S$50/- per child for Singapore Airlines

 
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