Wilderness in Paradise island 07 Nights - 08 Days

Location:

Negombo

Deniyaya

Udawalawa

Yala

Gal Oya

Kandy

Negombo

Category:
Wild Life & Beach Stay
Duration:
OVERNIGHT
Days:
8
Nights:
7

Wilderness in Paradise island 07 Nights - 08 Days8 days tour

£ 1550.00Book Tour

Island History, Culture, Nature, Wildlife & engage in some adventures activities with cycling made for your vacation in Sri Lanka.
Wilderness in Paradise island
07 Nights - 08 Days

  ITINERARIES

Day 01 Arrive Airport – Negombo (Approx. 30mins | 20 km)

  • On arrival at the Bandaranaike International airport, you will be warmly greeted by your very own chauffeur guide and transferred to Negombo. (Approx. 30 min. drive). On arrival in the hotel, spend the day at leisure relaxing and enjoying the hotel facilities.
  • Spend overnight at a Hotel in Negombo on Bed & Breakfast basis.

 

Negombo's beach is very wide in places and also the heartland ofChristian Sri Lanka, as borne out by the enormous churches and florid waysidecatholic shrines scattered about the town and its environs. The Dutch made thetown an important commercial centre, building a canal, on which spices,particularly cinnamon, which grew profusely in the surrounding areas-wheretransported from the interior to the coast prior to being shipped abroad.

Day 02 Negombo– Sinharaja Rainforest (Approx. 5 hrs and 30 min. drive)

  • 06.30: Early Breakfast at Hotel
  • 07.00: Wetland bird-watching tour in Muthurajawela Sanctuary
  • 10.00: Proceed to Sinharaja Rainforest
  • 16.30: Check-into your hotel and spend rest of the day relaxing and enjoying the hotel facilities
  • Spend overnight at The Rainforest Ecolodge – Sinharaja on Half Board basis.

 

Wetland bird-watching tour in Muthurajawela Sanctuary

The region supports 192 distinct species of flora and 209 distinctspecies of fauna, including Slender Loris. Some of the identified species havebeen shown to be indigenous to the marsh. Birds are the dominant group of vertebratesin Muthurajawela. It consists of 102 species including one endemic. Of thetotal species, 19 migrants have been recorded. The mixture of vegetation typesand aquatic habitats in Muthurajawela has made it an ideal eco-zone for a varietyof birds. 

Day 03 Sinharaja Rainforest

  • 05.30: Early morning Trekking at Sinharaja Rainforest
  • 08.00: Breakfast at Hotel
  • 12.00: Lunch at Hotel (Payment direct)
  • 15.00: Evening Trekking at Sinharaja Rainforest
  • Spend overnight at The Rainforest Ecolodge – Sinharaja on Half Board basis.

 

Trekking at Sinharaja Rainforest

You will get your wakeup call thatgive you the message to get ready for the morning trekking tour that will startat 5:30am. This early morning trails will provide maximum opportunity towitness the beauty of the rainforest. Sinharaja rain forest is a UNESCO worldheritage site. This Tropical Wet Evergreen Forest is undoubtedly a richtreasure trove of nature with a great diversity of habitats and a vastrepository of endemic species. Bird Watching in this ecosystem is particularlyinteresting because it is home to 95% of the endemic birds of Sri Lanka. Thislowland evergreen rain forest is steeped in deep legend and mystery.

 

Day 04 Sinharaja Rainforest – Udawalawa (Approx. 3 hrs and 30 min. drive)

  • Important tips
  • This is an adventure base camping experiencethat has the basic amenities for lodging.

    Please bring trekking shoes and comfortableclothing.

    Please don’t bring plastic bottles, polyethenebags and any other garbage materials to the campsite.

    Each client has to plant 3 trees in theselected locations.

    Each guest should collect all plastic andpolyethene garbage during the trekking and give them to the camp manager ornaturalist.   

    Safari at Udawalawe National Park

    Afternoon you will proceed to do a game drive in Udawalawe NationalPark where you will encounter Sri Lankan Elephants, which are relatively hardto see in its open habitats. Other than the Elephants, the park is home to waterBuffalo, water Monitor Lizards, Sambar Deer, Monkeys and the occasionalLeopard, as well as it is an exciting location for Bird enthusiasts.

     

Day 05 Udawalawa- Yala (Approx. 3 hrs drive)

  • 06.30: Early Breakfast at the campsite
  • 07.00: Early morning safari at Bundala National Park
  • 11.00: Proceed to Galoya
  • 18.30: Check-into Galoya Lodge and spend rest of the day relaxing and enjoying the hotel facilities.
  • Spend overnight at Gal Oya Lodge on Half Borad basis.

 

Safari at Bundala National Park

You will be taken to BundalaNational Park which is an important wintering ground for migratory water birds.Afternoon Game drive to Bundala National Park is a 3 hours game viewingopportunity with Beyond Escapes Safari Team. This is an important winteringground for migratory water birds. Bundala harbors 197 species of birds, thehighlight being the greater Flamingo, which migrate in Large Flocks.

 

 

Day 05 Udawalawa- Yala (Approx. 3 hrs drive)

  • 06.30: Early Breakfast at the campsite
  • 07.00: Early morning safari at Bundala National Park
  • 11.00: Proceed to Galoya
  • 18.30: Check-into Galoya Lodge and spend rest of the day relaxing and enjoying the hotel facilities.
  • Spend overnight at Gal Oya Lodge on Half Borad basis.

 

Safari at Bundala National Park

You will be taken to BundalaNational Park which is an important wintering ground for migratory water birds.Afternoon Game drive to Bundala National Park is a 3 hours game viewingopportunity with Beyond Escapes Safari Team. This is an important winteringground for migratory water birds. Bundala harbors 197 species of birds, thehighlight being the greater Flamingo, which migrate in Large Flocks.

Day 07 Gal Oya- Kandy (Approx. 3.5 hrs drive)

  • 06.00: Leave with your guide to do an exciting safari in the National park by boat.
  • 09.30: Breakfast at the hotel
  • 10.30: Proceed to Kandy
  • 13.30: Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant 
  • 14.30: Do a city tour in Kandy including Kandy Tooth Relic Temple
  • 19:00: Check-into Simpson’s Forest Hotel.
  • Spend overnight at Simpson’s Forest Hotel on Full board basis.

 

Safari at Gal Oya National Parkby boat

Enjoy the only experience in Sri Lanka that allows you to spotwildlife from the water. It’s a unique way to immerse yourself in the animals’habitats. With a little luck you could spot elephants swimming between islandsor bathing at the lake’s edge.

 

Kandy City Tour

In the afternoon, you will enjoy a city tour in Kandy. To theBuddhists of Sri Lanka and the World, Kandy is one of the most sacred sites asit is the home of the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic of Lord Buddha. Duringthis city tour, you will cover Bahirawakanda temple, upper lake drive, art andcraft center, cultural show and Kandy temple.

 

Day 08 Kandy

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Free at leisure till departure
  • As all good things come to an end, you will be safely driven to the airport for your flight back home having sweet memories of the tour with Beyond Escapes!!!????

 

****END OF SERVICES****

  INCLUDES

  • • 07 nights’ Accommodation in above hotels or similar as per the mentioned basis

  • • Transport is based on 01 Air-conditioned Luxury private vehicle

  • • Service of an English-speaking Chauffeur Guide during sightseeing tours

  • • Locally guided excursions and activities followed by Mud House

  • • Bird-watching tour in Muthurajawela Sanctuary

  • • Morning & Evening Trekking at Sinharaja Rainforest

  • • 01 Safari at Udawalawe National Park

  • • 01 Safari at Yala National Park

  • • 01 Safari at Bundala National Park

  • • 01 Safari at Gal Oya National Park by Boat

  • • Kandy Tooth Relic Temple

  • • All current taxes as on date

  • • Parking and highway tickets

  EXCLUDES

  • • Sri Lanka Visa

  • • Cost of Lunch & Dinner during the tour (if not mentioned in the itinerary)

  • • Any International Airfare / Airport taxes

  • • Any change in tax structure resulting from the hike in published tariff.

  • • Items of personal nature like tips, laundry, phone calls etc.

  • • Any video / still camera fee to the monuments and places of visit

  • • Any other item not explicitly mentioned under price includes.

  • • Bar, telephone and laundry bills

  • • Tips to guides, restaurants, and hotel lobby. Tipping is expected.

  • • Any others expense

  CONDITIONS

  • • Child rate applies only when sharing with 1 paying adult

  • • Children 4 Years +11 months and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult.

  • • Children must be accompanied by an adult


  CANCELLATIONS

  • • 60 Days prior to the scheduled starting date: Lost of Deposit

  • • 60-45 Days prior to the scheduled starting date: 50% Cancellation Fee

  • • 45-30 Days prior to the scheduled starting date: 75% Cancellation Fee

  • • Within 30 Days prior to the scheduled starting date: 100% Cancellation

  HINTS

  • • Airport pick up will be arranged based on your flight details.

  • • You must wear clothing that covers your shoulders and knees for visiting sacred or holy places.

  • • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required

  • • The duration of transfers is approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions.

  • • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel.

  • • Gratuity is not included and is left to individual discretion.

  • • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.

  • • Accommodation in above mentioned hotels will be subjected to availability at the time of booking. If any case the mentioned hotels are not available, similar grade hotels will be provided.

  • IMPORTANT REMARKS

  • • Hotel Check-In 1400 hours, Check-out time 1200 NOON

  • • Prices are subject to change as per change in Government / Hotel / Airline policy without prior notice.

  • • Rates include only those items specified in your itinerary.

  • • Please note, the names of hotels mentioned above only indicate that our rates have been based on usage of these hotels. It is not to be construed that accommodation is confirmed at these hotels until and unless we convey the confirmations to you on re

  • • In the case of any currency fluctuations or amendment in local Government taxes, or any fuel hike, we reserve the right to adjust the tour price accordingly. The due increase or decrease will be communicated accordingly.

  • VALUE ADDED SERVICES ON COMPLEMENTARY BASIS

  • • Paging and welcome with Orchid Garlands on arrival

  • • Meeting and assistance at the airport on arrival

  • • 500ml Mineral Water Bottle per day per person will be given during sightseeing tours

  • • Lunch – Sri Lankan Lunch including Cooking Lessons with Chef at Simpson’s Forest

  • • Candle Lit Dinner by the pool or 02 other Selected Locations at Simpson’s Forest

  • • Tea state Tour including Tea Tasting Experience at Simpson’s Forest

  • • Sunset Walk with Refreshment at Simpson’s Forest

  • • Selected Cocktail or Mocktail 11 Am to 10 pm by the glass

  • • 01 Head & Back Massage During the stay (15 Minutes) - subject to availability