8D7N Discover Sri Lanka

Set out for a captivating journey through the teardrop-shaped island of Sri Lanka, where ancient traditions blend seamlessly with breathtaking natural beauty. Our 8 Days & 7 Nights' itinerary is crafted to immerse you in the rich tapestry of Sri Lankan culture, from the sacred sites of ancient cities to the lush tea plantations of the hill country. Experience the warmth of Sri Lankan hospitality, savor the flavors of exotic cuisine, and create memories that will last a lifetime. Join us as we explore the wonders of this enchanting island, where every moment is a discovery and every day a new adventure.

Validity:   Valid for travel from January to October 2024 

Travelling Period:

  • All year round
  • May to August: Monsoon brings rain to the island’s South Western half, while the North East has a dry season
  • December to March: Dry season in the South West, monsoon season in the North East

Tour Duration:  8 Days 7 Nights

Key Features:

  • Dambulla – The largest cave temple in Sri Lanka.
  • Sigiriya – A World Heritage site with palace ruins on top of a massive 200m high rock.
  • Tea plantation – Learn about the process of making tea.
  • Yala National Park – Game drive to spot wild elephants, leopards, buffalo and many more.
  • Galle – Visit the Dutch Fort, the oldest landmark in Galle and a World Heritage Site.
  • Turtle Hatchery – Learn about how turtle eggs are looked after and released once hatched.

Child Cost: 60% of adults rate when sharing with 2 adults
Local Guide: English Speaking Guide
Meet & Greet: At Colombo International Airport

Itinerary at a Glance:

Location: Superior Hotels: Deluxe Hotels:
1 Night in Negombo Jetwing Sea (4 Stars) Jetwing Blue (5 Stars)
1 Night in Dambulla Tropical Life (5 Stars) Jetwing Lake (5 Stars)
1 Night in Kandy Topaz (4 Stars) Mahaweli Reach (5 Stars)
1 Night in Nuwara Eliya Araliya Red (4 Stars) Araliya Green City (5 Stars)
1 Night in Yala Chaarya (4 Stars) Jetwing Yala (4 Stars)
1 Night in Bentota Earls Reef (4 Stars) Blue Water (5 Stars)
1 Night in Colombo Fairway (4 Stars) Cinnamon Lakeside (5 Stars)


Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Sri Lanka

Upon arrival at Bandaranaike International Airport, you will be warmly welcomed by our representative and escorted to your designated vehicle. From there, you will embark on a short, approximately 20-minute drive to Negombo, where you will check in to your hotel.

Activities & Services:

  • Airport Transfer


Day 2: Negombo to Dambulla

After breakfast, we'll journey to Dambulla, covering approximately 148 kilometres of picturesque landscapes and local villages. In Dambulla, we'll explore the ancient Dambulla Cave Temples, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, known for their stunning statues and paintings dating back to the 1st century BC. Lunch will be served at a local hotel. Upon arrival at our hotel in Dambulla, you'll have time to relax. Dinner will be provided at the hotel in the evening.

Activities & Services:

  • Visit to Dambulla Cave Temples

Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 3: Dambulla - Sigiriya - Matale - Kandy (24 kms)

After breakfast, we'll journey to Sigiriya to explore the iconic Sigiriya Rock Fortress, offering panoramic views and a glimpse into Sri Lanka's rich history. Sigiriya is a "World Heritage Site", and the 5th Century “Fortress in the Sky” which is perhaps, the most fantastic single wonder of the Island. Continuing to Kandy which is also a "World Heritage Site" via Matale, we'll visit a Spice Garden for a cooking demonstration and lunch. In Kandy, visit the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic and explore the city's markets. Enjoy a cultural show in the evening.

Activities & Services:

  • Visit to Sigiriya Rock Fortress
  • Visit to Matale Spice Garden and Cooking Demonstration
  • Visit to Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic
  • Cultural Show in Kandy

Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 4: Kandy to Nuwara Eliya

After breakfast, we'll journey to Nuwara Eliya, known as "Little England," with its cool climate and stunning mountain scenery. Along the way, we'll stop at Ramboda Water Falls and visit a Tea Plantation and Tea Factory to learn about Ceylon tea production. In Nuwara Eliya, a city tour will reveal its colonial architecture and picturesque surroundings, offering a taste of English charm in the heart of Sri Lanka.

Activities & Services:

  • Visit to Ramboda Water Falls
  • Visit to Tea Plantation and Tea Factory
  • City Tour of Nuwara Eliya

Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 5: Nuwara Eliya to Yala

We will embark on a scenic journey from Nuwara Eliya to Yala, transitioning from cool hills to dry plains. Nuwara Eliya, also known as the ‘Little England’ of Sri Lanka, is set against beautiful backdrops of Mountains, Valleys, Waterfalls and Tea Plantations. It is supposed to be one of the coolest places on the Island. It's just like an English spring day, although the temperature does drop at night. All around Nuwara Eliya, you will see the evidence of British influence, houses like country cottages or Queen Ann style mansions. En route, visit Ella for the iconic Nine Arches Bridge and the thrilling Rawana Zip Line. Stop at Rawana Water Falls for a picturesque break. Upon reaching Yala National Park, enjoy a 4x4 safari to spot elephants, leopards, and diverse birdlife. Check in to your accommodation in Yala for a relaxing evening.

Activities & Services:

  • Visit Ella and Nine Arches Bridge
  • Visit Rawana Waterfalls
  • Yala National Park 4x4 Safari


  • Rawana Zip Line

Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 6: Yala to Galle - Beach Stay

After breakfast, we'll journey to Galle, a coastal city renowned for its Dutch fort and beautiful beaches. En route, we'll stop at Weligama to witness the traditional stilt fishermen of Sri Lanka. Upon arrival, embark on a city tour to explore the historic Dutch Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and immerse ourselves in the colonial charm of the city. Dinner and overnight stay will be at the beachside accommodation in Galle.

Activities & Services:

  • Visit to Weligama Stilt Fishermen
  • Galle City Tour

Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 7: Galle to Colombo

After breakfast, enjoy a leisurely morning by the beach. Later, we'll depart for Colombo, the vibrant capital city of Sri Lanka. En route, visit the Kosgoda Turtle Hatchery to learn about turtle conservation efforts and witness baby turtles being released into the sea if possible. Upon arrival in Colombo, embark on a city tour to explore its bustling markets, colonial architecture, and cultural landmarks. Dinner and a relaxing overnight stay will be in Colombo.

Activities & Services:

  • Visit to Kosgoda Turtle Hatchery
  • Colombo City Tour

Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 8: Colombo - Singapore

After breakfast, we'll transfer to the airport for your departure flight to Singapore, concluding our memorable journey through Sri Lanka.

Activities & Services:

  • Airport Transfer

Included: Breakfast


Please note: This itinerary is designed to give you an idea of what to expect on the tour but is not set in stone. What we actually do on a given day is flexible and can be tailored based on the interests of the group.



  • 07 Nights’ accommodation at the hotels specified above. 
  • Meals on FB basis (Starting with Day-2 Breakfast and Ending with Breakfast on Day-8)
  • Transportation in an Air-Conditioned Luxury Coach. 
  • Service of an English-speaking National Guide.
  • Entrance fees to the sites namely Dambulla Rock Cave Temple, Sigiriya Rock Fort, Kandy Temple of the Tooth Relic, Cultural Dance Show, Yala National Park, and Turtle Hatchery Visit.
  • Meet and greet at the Airport.
  • Jeep hire at the Yala National Park.
  • Return Airport Transfers. 



  • Personal Expenses. 
  • Tips and porterage. 
  • Entrance fees for the sites not specified above.
  • Meals which are not specified above. 
  • Extras on tour. 
  • Entry visa fees www.eta.gov.lk – please visit the site. 

This itinerary and its package inclusions might be changed later in time, subject to availability.


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