Summer Family Adventure of Sri Lanka
From USD 1615 per person
For families who enjoy nature, wildlife, beaches, culture and have the privilege of long holidays, this is the ultimate family adventure in Sri Lanka which covers highlights, off the beaten experiences, unique local experiences hosted by locals, wildlife encounters at the very heart of the wilderness, exploration of historical ruins & temples, Visit an Indigenous tribal village and also a beach stay in the east coast where you would be able to snorkel to explore the underwater wonders.
The Itinerary & Experience
Day 1 and 2 in Chilaw
Relax, explore Coconut plantation and chill by the pool. Stay in a Coconut Plantation Lodge.
Day 3, 4 and 5 in Habarana
Visit Monkeys in their Kingdom, explore historical ruined kingdoms and temples of Sigiriya and Polonnaruwa, Explore the rural villages in an open top jeep and take up the challenge of a treasure hunt in the jungle and village to interact with local communities. Stay in an Eco Lodge, in a Tree House.
Day 6, 7, 8 and 9 in Trincomalee
Unwind by the turquoise blue waters and sandy beaches of Trincomalee and snorkel the underwater wonders of Pigeon Island Marine Sanctuary. Stay in a comfortable resort by the beach.
Day 10 in Ampara
Explore the less visited yet exciting natural history of east coast and interact with tribal indigenous community. Stay in a family owned simple guest house.
Day 11 and 12 in Wasgamuwa
Learn about Elephant-Human conflict and stay in an Elephant Conservation centre for an in-depth understanding of this largest land mammal. Stay in a basic volunteer centre.
Day 13, 14 and 15 in Kandy
Trek through terraced rice fields and grassy plateaus of Knuckles mountains and observe centuries old pilgrimage rituals of the Islanders at The Temple of Tooth Relic. Unwind by the pool for a day, a family bonding. Stay in a family owned small hotel.
Day 16 and 17 in Ella
Scenic train journey, centuries old bridges and jaw dropping views of Ella Gap. Take an adventurous Tuk Tuk ride in the mist capped Tea plantation to learn about Ceylon Tea. Stay in a simple guest house.
Day 18 in Yala
Go canoeing in a scenic lake for sunset and take up a morning safari to see elusive Leopards of Yala National Park. Stay in Tented Safari Camp.
Day 19 and 20 in Galle
Explore historical Dutch Fort, release a baby Sea Turtle to the Ocean and unwind. Stay in a stylish boutique hotel.
Day 21 - Flight back home
An experiential journey comes to an end, a learning journey and quality time spent with your family. See you soon in Sri Lanka.
Price & Inclusions
Starting price would be
US$ 1615 per person for accommodation and transfers based on two adults and two children. The trip could be 100% customised to suite your budget. You may pick and choose excursions/experiences to your preference.
In Small authentic Hotels, Home Stays, Eco Lodges, Tented Camps and Boutique Hotels with family suites and interconnecting rooms.
Private transfers throughout the trip with an English-speaking chauffeur.
Expert local guides from the villages in their respective fields.
All proposed excursions and experiences are suitable for children above 8 years of age. Good to travel between May to October.