Tours
Sri Lanka
Reviving Sri Lanka
Max Group Size
1 to 30
What's Included
Overnights Accommodations( as per itinerary ).
Breakfast & Dinner at hotel (except Dinner at Colombo).
Transportation (as per itinerary )
Air-Conditioned Vehicle.
English Speaking Driver Cum Guide
Entry Visa Fees, please visit www.eta.gov.lk for more details / submit your individual visa application.
Lunch & water.
Compulsory - X’mas & New Year supplements (Please check with executive).
Early check-in / Late check-out.
Optional activities.
Entrance fees to sights.
Tips.
Camera/video permits.
Any expenses of a personal nature.
Air tickets.
Highlights
Explore the city of Bentota, a destination squeezed into verdant rainforests, misty hills amid fertile tea plantations and dazzling beaches.
Enjoy the tropical goodness of nature by walking among the massive collection of colorful orchids in Botanical Gardens.
Turtles in from the Indian Ocean, they drag themselves up the sand on the beaches near the city of Galle and dig their nests, where they leave the eggs.
Discover & find out more about the whales that inhabit Sri Lankan waters.
Experience Wildlife Exploration In National Parks Ideal for Native animals.
Catch the most gorgeous train trip in the world on the Kandy to Ella train excursion.
Explore Kandy is a bustling city built around a lake in central Sri Lanka. It is listed as a world heritage site by UNESCO and is considered one of the most sacred places of worship in the Buddhist World.
Marvel and climb the towering, UNESCO-listed Sirigiya rock.
Get experienced unbelievable memories in this tour Kings ruled the central plains of Sri Lanka from Polonnaruwa 800 years ago, when it was a thriving commercial and religious Centre.
The ruins of Anuradhapura are one of South Asia’s most evocative sights. The sprawling complex contains a rich collection of archaeological and architectural wonders.
Visit Wilpattu which means 'natural lakes' in Sinhala and '10 lakes' in Tamil and lakes are exactly what you'll find at Wilpattu National Park. This is a place for the more dedicated safari-goer.
Spot out the beauty of the mountain surround view & Greeny Tea plantation while travelling to hill station.
Starting From $700
$ $700
Product total
Options total
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Garlands on arrival.
Late check-out and early check-in on availability.
Room upgrades on availability.
Stop to enjoy some tropical/seasonal fruits during your journey.
Quench your thirst by stopping for a complimentary king coconut along the roadside.
Complimentary Meet and Greet at the Airport.
WIFI during the tour.
Honeymooners – Bed decoration / Fruit platter or small cake.
All the clients should be fully vaccinated (with 2 doses).
If anyone has contracted covid in the past and had only 1 dose before travelling, then you will need to tell us in advance since there are different kind of protocols.
Covid Insurance is mandatory from 1st Jan 2022 – Refer below how clients can purchase online only.
https://visitsrilanka.gov.lk/  - Insurance to be purchased online.
https://airport.lk/health_declaration/index - Also health Declaration form also can be filled online.
Everything regarding protocols are updated in the below link.
https://www.srilanka.travel/helloagain/


Itinerary
  • Introduction
  • Day 01 - Colombo / Airport - Bentota
    Arrive by flight and you will be transferred to the arrival terminal. Please clear immigration & visa formalities, collect your baggage and proceed to the arrival lounge through the green channel if you do not have goods to be declared to customs. You will meet one of the Representatives of Apple Vacations will assist you as he will be having a paging board with your name in the meeting area, and he will introduce you to your own English speaking chauffeur guide who will transfer you to Kandy hotel (pick up at airport or Colombo Hotel)

    On arrival at the hotel, spend the day at leisure relaxing & enjoying the hotel facilities.

    Dinner & Overnight stay at hotel in Bentota.
  • Day 02 - Bentota - Galle / Mirissa
    After the Breakfast at the hotel & Transfer to Mirissa,

    Travel to Galle while witnessing beautiful beaches and water sports activities.

    Galle Fort - The Galle Fort, or Dutch Fort as it is also known, is a fortification first built by the Portuguese on the Southwestern coast of Sri Lanka. The initial fortifications, which were built in the late 16th century, were quite basic. According to a statement by UNESCO the site was recognized as a World Heritage Site for its unique exposition of an urban ensemble which illustrates the interaction of European architecture and South

    Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct - Located in Galle, Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct as the name would suggest is a shopping mall located in a beautifully restored colonial building originally built during the Dutch occupation. It has a constantly growing selection of places to eat, drink or shop

    Galle Fort Lighthouse - The Galle lighthouse is situated inside the landmark Galle Fort. It is built seven meters above the road on the ramparts. This is Sri Lanka’s oldest light station dating back to 1848, but the original lighthouse was destroyed by fire in 1934. It was rebuilt at the current height of 26m. The light station is within the walls of the ancient Galle fort, a UNESCO world heritage site and well known tourist attraction, making this the country’s most often visited lighthouse.

    Dinner and Overnight stay at hotel in Mirissa.
  • Day 03 - Mirissa Whale Watching
    After breakfast at the hotel, Early in the morning go for Whale Watching

    Mirissa - a dazzling sickle sea shore. Unassuming guesthouses proliferate and there's a string of basic eateries at the back of the sand. As of late Mirissa hosts built up a notoriety for being a get-together goal for youthful voyagers, and in high season DJs turn siphoning tunes till late a few evenings per week. Mirissa Whale Watching - Whale and dolphin watching in Mirissa is one of the most exciting water activities you can do during your holiday in Sri Lanka. Often spotted blue whales are the biggest animals in the world and Mirissa is the best place for whale and dolphin watching tour in Sri Lanka. Whale watching season in Mirissa is from November to April.

    Dinner & Overnight stay at hotel in Mirissa
  • Day 04 - Mirissa - Tissamaharamaya - Yala - Tissamaharamaya
    After the Breakfast at hotel visit to Tissamaharamaya,

    Tissa Dagoba - The white stupa has a circumference of 165m and stands 55.8m high. It is thought to have held a sacred tooth relic and forehead bone relic. It’s attractively lit up at night. Tissa Wewa - The centerpiece of the town and its surrounds is the lovely Tissa Wewa. a huge artificial lake. In the evening, check out the flocks of egrets that descend onto the trees around the lake to roost. The road along the southern edge has a wide Lakeside Walkway for strolling.

    Yatala Wehera - Lotus ponds surround this site, which has a wealth of elephant details in the carvings. It was built 2300 years ago by King Mahanaga in thanks both for the birth of his son, Yatala Tissa, and for his safe escape from an assassination attempt in Anuradhapura. Visit Yala which is Sri Lanka's most famous national park. Forming a total area of 1268 sq km of scrub, light forest, grassy plains, and brackish lagoons, it's very rich in wildlife and you're virtually certain to encounter elephants, crocodiles, buffaloes, and monkeys.

    Dinner & Overnight stay at hotel in Tissamaharamaya,
  • Day 05 - Tissamaharamaya - Ella
    After breakfast at the hotel, Head on to Ella,

    Enjoy the Early morning national park safari - Yala National Park, located on the southeastern coast of Sri Lanka, is the country's most famous and diverse wildlife sanctuary. Known for its remarkable leopard population, it offers thrilling opportunities to spot these elusive cats. The park's picturesque landscapes encompass lush forests, arid plains, and a stunning coastline, making it a haven for wildlife enthusiasts and nature lovers. Visitors can embark on jeep safaris guided by experts, witnessing not only leopards but also elephants, birds, and other fascinating creatures in their natural habitat. With its rich biodiversity and conservation efforts, Yala National Park promises an unforgettable wildlife adventure in a pristine natural environment

    Nine Arch Bridge - The Nine Arch Bridge in Ella is on the Demodara loop and spans 91 meters at a height of 24m. The beautiful nine arches make it a very picturesque spot especially as it is located in a dense jungle and agricultural setting. Behind the railway, a forest is booming and below, tea leaves are being cultivated. Ravana’s Cave - The Ravana Cave is located about 2 km from the Ella town and 11 km (7 mi) away from Bandarawela. It is quite a small cave, measuring about 50ft wide, 150ft long and 60ft high. History says that the cave is used by King Rawana to hide the Princess Sita.

    Pass by - Ella Rock - If you love living green, then Ella is obviously a place to visit. Ella Rock is one of the places which prove it. Trekkers would love the place. It’s bit tiring to do the hiking. But it is definitely worth it. Once you got to the summit you will realize why we said so. The panoramic views it provides with mist and cloud covering the area, especially in the early mornings and the late evenings are something you should witness and that would suffice enough to say that you visited Ella.

    Dinner & Overnight stay at hotel in Ella.
  • Day 06 - Ella
    After breakfast at the hotel & Visit to Lipton’s Seat

    Lipton’s Seat - is a high observation point in the hills of Poonagala. Located on the top of the town’s namesake, Poonagala Hill, it is also near the Dambethenna Tea Factory. The Lipton’s Seat lookout is one of Sri Lanka's most impressive viewpoints.

    Dinner & Overnight stay at selected hotel
  • Day 07 - Ella - Kandy (Train)
    After breakfast at the hotel Transfer to Kandy by Train,

    Your Driver will drop you at Ella railway station and he will pick you up at Kandy railway station.

    The Ella to Kandy train ride in Sri Lanka is considered one of the most scenic train rides in the world. The original train system in Sri Lanka was introduced in 1864 by the British Colonial government to transport tea from the hills to Colombo but nowadays, the train is an extremely affordable way to see the beautiful countryside of Sri Lanka.

    Dinner & Overnight stay at hotel in Kandy.
  • DAY 08 - Kandy - Sigiriya
    After the Breakfast Transfer to Sigiriya,

    Temple of the sacred tooth relic - The golden-roofed Temple of the Sacred Tooth houses Sri Lanka’s most important Buddhist relic – a tooth of the Buddha. During puja(offerings or prayers), the heavily guarded room housing the tooth is open to devotees and tourists. However, you don’t actually see the tooth. It’s kept in a gold casket shaped like a dagoba (stupa), which contains a series of six dagoba caskets of diminishing size. As well as the revered main temple, the complex includes a series of smaller temples, shrines and museums.

    Kandy View Point - Climb the hill by Kandy Lake to reach Kandy view point and receive a view of the city that cannot be beaten. As a popular tourist spot, the area brings in a large amount of peddlers, though they often sell sub-par items. The area also has a reputation for high pickpocket activity, so keep an eye on your belongings. From the hill, you can enjoy great views over the lake and the city as a whole.

    Kandy Lake - Kandy Lake, also known as Kiri Muhuda or the Sea of Milk, is an artificial lake in the heart of the hill city of Kandy, Sri Lanka, built in 1807 by King Sri Wickrama Rajasinghe next to the Temple of the Tooth. Over the years, it was reduced in size. It is a protected lake, with fishing banned. There are many legends and folklore regarding the lake. One such is that the small island at its center was used by the king’s helm for bathing and was connected to the palace by secret tunnel.

    Cultural Dance Show - Kandyan move execution is one of the characterizing encounters of a stay in Kandy. Considering it a customary Kandyan move execution is something of a misnomer as the shows are particularly gone for crowd diversion and contain move schedules and outfits from the nation over, including the well-known 'fallen angel' moves of the west coast (which are exceptionally difficult to find in their home district).

    Dinner & Overnight stay at hotel in Sigiriya
  • DAY 08 - Sigiriya - Polonnaruwa
    After the Breakfast visit to Lion rock ,

    Sigiriya - Rising significantly from the focal fields, the confounding rough outcrop of Sigiriya is maybe Sri Lanka's single most emotional sight. Close vertical dividers take off to a level bested summit that contains the vestiges of an antiquated civilization, thought to be at one time the focal point of the brief kingdom of Kassapa, and there are enchanting vistas crosswise over fog enclosed woodlands by the early morning.

    Dinner & Overnight stay at hotel in Sigiriya.
  • Day 09 - Polonnaruwa - Anuradhapura
    Breakfast at the hotel and Transfer to Anuradhapura

    Gal Vihara - Gal Vihara (Sinhala: stone temple), Buddhist Temple at (UNESCO World Heritage Site) at Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka is the most perfect specimen of Buddha statue hewn out of solid stone. Crafted during the reign of King Parakrabahu (1153-1186 A.C), Gal Vihara statues are still in complete preservation with their irresistible charm and sublimity. It is undeniable that the sculptors of Gal Vihara were of greater skill and expertise in the art of stone sculpture in Sri Lanka. The images at Gal Vihara have brought about higher level of awakening in the observers with respect of Buddhist art in Sri Lanka. Royal Palace - This group of buildings dates from the period of King Parakramabahu I (1153 – 1186). The King`s Royal Palace is a massive structure, measuring 31 m by 13 m, once including 50 rooms supported by 30 columns. Even today it is quite an impressive building, but picture it being seven floors tall with 3 m thick walls, as the archaeologist’s claim it once was! Lankatilaka - One of the most evocative structures in Polonnaruwa, the Lankatilaka temple was built by Parakramabahu I and later restored by Vijayabahu IV. This massive gedige (stone Buddhist temple with corbelled roof and thick walls) has 17m-high walls, although the roof has collapsed.

    Dinner & Overnight stay at hotel in Anuradhapura.
  • Day 10 - Anuradhapura - Wilpattu National Park - Colombo
    Breakfast at the hotel transfer to Colombo,

    En Route to Visit Mihintale

    Mihintale Mountain, with the arrival of Buddhism in Sri Lanka, began to serve as a residential area for the venerable monks headed by Arahath Mahinda Mahathera. But soon, with the royal patronage, the sanctuary housed a multitude of with monastic buildings-stupas, uposathgharas, bodhigharas- to serve the monks. Sixty eight cave dwellings provided the monks shade and shelter. Mihintale, the sanctuary for many thousands of laymen as well as holy men, had all the facilities and amenities for basic living. Isurumuniya - This charming rock temple, dating from the reign of Devanampiya Tissa (r 307–267 BC), is set around a lovely lotus pond, the corner of which is carved with images of elephants playfully splashing water. The central temple has some particularly fine mural paintings. Climb around the back to the rock summit to see the bell-shaped stupa and a pair of Buddha footprints etched into the rock.

    Jethawanaramaya - Jethawana Stupa is the largest stupa in the Sri Lanka. It was originally 400 feet (122 meters) in height and was the third tallest building in the world at that time. Even today as a brick monument, Jethawanaramaya still remains the tallest of its kind in the world.

    Jaya Shri Maha Bodhi - Jaya Sri Maha Bodhiya of Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka is the oldest living tree in documented history of the world. It is a sapling from the historical Bodhi tree under which Buddha enlightened. It was planted in 288 BCF and is the oldest living human-planted tree in the world with a known planting date. It was brought from Buddhagaya India by the Ven. Sanghamitta Therini, a sister of Arhant Mahinda – who introduced the Teachings of the Buddha to Sri Lanka.

    Wilpattu National Park - Wilpattu sanctuary was decalred as a National Park in 1938, Wilpattu National Park is located on the west coast close to the historical city of Anuradhapura. There are approximately 30 species of mammals in the Wilpattu National Park which include the Sri Lankan Elephant, Sri Lankan Leopard, Lankan Sloth Bear, Sri, Spotted Deer, Buffalo, Sambar and Mongoose. Wetland bird species found in the Wilpattu National Park include the Garganey, Pin tail, Whistling Teal, Spoonbill, White Ibis, Large White Egret, Cattle Egret and Purple Heron. Also, many species of Gulls, Terns, Owls, Kites and Eagles are also lives here. The endemic Sri Lanka Jungle fowl, Little Cormorant and the Painted Stork can also be seen.

    On completion of Wilpattu Safari, you will be transferred to Colombo with sweet memories of the tour!
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Pick up Information or Meet up Location details
Arrive at the hotel lobby 10 minutes before your selected pick up time.
Operator will reconfirm your pick-up time in advance.
Additional information
Confirmation will be received at time of booking.
This activity not stroller and wheel chair accessible.
Most travelers can participate.
This activity could be canceled due to extreme weather or unforeseen events. If canceled, you may book a different date or ask for a refund.
We request all customers carry the Vaccination card while traveling (Digitally or Physically).
littering & smoking is prohibited inside the vehicle.
Not recommended for travelers with back problems.
Not recommended for pregnant travelers.
No heart problems or other serious medical conditions.
The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions.
Room upgrades on availability.
Stop to enjoy some tropical/seasonal fruits during your journey.
Quench your thirst by stopping for a complimentary king coconut along the roadside.
Complimentary Meet and Greet at the Airport.
For 1 Person Single Room, 2 Person Double Room, 3 Person Triple Room - will be provided Respectively.
Cancellation Policy
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
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