Solo's Lanka

Tour Type:
Small Group Journeys
Start:
Colombo
Duration:
13 Days
End:
Colombo
Departs:
Guaranteed Departure Min Pax: 04

Starting From

AU$ 4759
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This is a specially created tour for those who love travelling solo and enjoy the company of likeminded people. We invite you to explore this superb destination, visiting the ancient cities and UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Sigiriya, Dambulla and spotting wild elephants, animals, reptiles and birds in Minneriya national park. Enjoy bustling city of Kandy where you may explore the Temple of the Tooth Relic and the magnificent Peradeniya Botanical Gardens. Travel to Nuwara Eliya and enjoy the misty experience of the tea garden. Finishing your holiday with a splendour beach stay and feel of covering all major highlights of Sri Lanka.

Starts Ends Twin Price (AU$) Solo Price (AU$) Status
2022
14-Sep 26-Sep N/A 4602 Available
19-Oct 31-Oct N/A 4602 Available
30-Nov 12-Dec N/A 5032 Available
2023
04-Jan 16-Jan N/A 5387 Available
25-Jan 06-Feb N/A 5072 Available
15-Mar 27-Mar N/A 5072 Available
12-Apr 24-Apr N/A 5072 Available

Itinerary

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DAY 1

On arrival at the airport, meet your tour manager who will assist you to transfer to the hotel. Stay two nights in Colombo.

DAY 2

After leisurely breakfast and a short briefing of the tour, start the city sightseeing tour by Tuk Tuk as locals do. Visiting iconic sights, bazaars, church and temples before concluding the day with welcome dinner.

DAY 3

Today travel to Dambulla, on our way we stop by roadside fruit market to taste the seasonal fruits. Later visit the Dambulla Cave Temples an UNESCO World Heritage Site. Stay three nights in Dambulla.

DAY 4

Discover the 5th-century ancient clifftop fortress of Sigiriya, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. These imposing citadel sites are known as “Lion’s Rock” and explore the ruins of ancient palaces, moats, shrines, frescoes and water gardens as you take in commanding vistas of the misty forests beyond. Afternoon proceed for a wildlife safari at Minneriya National Park.

DAY 5

Wake up early for a yoga session. Later we travel to a nearby organic farm to uncover the secrets of Sri Lankan recipes with a handson cooking class. Learn to cook few Sri Lankan dishes like meat, vegetable and a traditional salad. Subsequently enjoy a traditional lunch along with the dishes you have prepared.

DAY 6

Today we travel to Kandy, en-route visit Matale Spice Plantation where you can see how herbs and spices are grown in their natural environment. Continue towards Kandy, this Royal city was the last indigenous capital and is said to be the most picturesque of all the cities as it nestles in the hills with the lake at the bottom.Later travel to Kandy and walk around the Royal Botanical Gardens. Stay two nights in Kandy.

DAY 7

Morning we enjoy a guided sightseeing tour of Kandy and visit the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic of Buddha an UNESCO World Heritage Site. Then walk around the Upper Lake area to enjoy the view of Kandy. In the evening enjoy a traditional cultural show in theatre and witness dancers performing traditional dances accompanied by folk music.

DAY 8

Travel to Nuwara Eliya also known as little England through thousands of acres of Tea Plantations and some breath-taking views as you slowly climb up through the hills. Visit a Tea Factory to see just how tea is produced and the remaining day is free to relax or explore. Stay two nights in Nuwara Eliya.

DAY 9

Today enjoy a walk through the Horton Plains another UNESCO World Heritage Site to see World’s End where on a clear day, you can see the drop of over 3000ft and the coast approx. 50 miles away. Evening, enjoy a High-Tea at the and feel the British Era in this colonial building.

DAY 10

Travel to Unawatuna, a beach destination on the South Coast where you can unwind and enjoy the golden sands beaches. Between November to April this is the best place to do whale watching and most common being Blue Whales, Dolphins and Sperm Whales. Whale watching is not included and can be booked with this tour. Stay three nights in Unawatuna. May – September Unawatuna will be replaced with Trincomalee or Passikudah.

DAY 11

After breakfast, day at leisure to relax.

DAY 12

After breakfast, day at leisure to relax.

DAY 13

After breakfast travel to Colombo. Enroute enjoy a walk-through Galle’s historic 17C Dutch Fort - a UNESCO World Heritage Site. If time permits, explore the Galle face green and enjoy farewell dinner at a local restaurant. Tour finish by evening with direct transfer to Colombo international airport where you board the onward flight.

Inclusion


Accommodation in hotel with Half Board Basis (Breakfast & Dinner) 

Private air-condition charter vehicle

Group assistance and transfers

High Tea in Grand Hotel Nuwara Eliya

Entry tickets to the monuments/ sights as below: Colombo City tour in Tuk Tuk

Dambulla Cave Temples

Welcome dinner

Yoga class in Dambulla

Dambulla Market

Cooking class with lunch

Kandy cultural dance

Minneriya National Park

Sigiriya Rock Fortress

Visit a Spice Garden

Temple of Sacred Tooth Relic

Sightseeing in Kandy

Peradeniya Royal Botanical Gardens

Visit a Tea Factory

Horton Plains Trekking

Galle City tour

Meet and greet at the airport by THO

Bottled water while travelling

Assistance and transfers

All currently collectable taxes

Exclusion


International Airfares

Covid insurance

PCR test costs

Any meals other than specified, drinks, laundry, mineral water, telephone calls, postage

Camera and Video entry charges at Monuments/Forts etc

Train or domestic airfares excluding those mentioned in includes column

Optional tour and meals unless otherwise mentioned in the includes column

Visa & passport fees

Travel insurance of any kind

Tips and gratuities

Extra baggage charges

Early check-in or late checkout.

Entry Visa Fees, please visit www.eta.gov.lk for more details / submit your individual visa application.