Unveil the secrets of Sri Lanka with our immersive 9-day tour package brought to you by ‘Visit Lanka Holidays’. Traverse the island’s rich tapestry of landscapes, from the historical wonders of Sigiriya and Dambulla to the lush hills of Kandy and Nuwara Eliya, the wild expanses of Yala, the tranquil beaches of Bentota, and the urban pulse of Colombo. Your adventure begins with the awe-inspiring Sigiriya rock fortress, followed by the ancient cave temples of Dambulla. In Kandy, pay homage at the sacred Temple of the Tooth Relic before heading to the picturesque Nuwara Eliya, renowned for its tea plantations. The adventure intensifies in Yala with a safari to spot leopards, elephants, and other wildlife. Wind down in Bentota with its golden beaches before concluding your journey in the vibrant capital, Colombo. Our 9-day tour includes cozy accommodations, delectable meals, and expertly guided tours, ensuring an enriching and smooth journey. Uncover the many facets of Sri Lanka with ‘Visit Lanka Holidays’.
Exclusive Experiences 9 Days Sri Lanka Tour Package With Visit Lanka Holidays
Transform your journey into a once-in-a-lifetime experience with our 9-day exclusive tour package. ‘Visit Lanka Holidays’ specializes in crafting unique experiences that allow you to deeply connect with the land and its people. In Sigiriya, partake in an elephant ride and share a meal with a local family. In Dambulla, delve deeper into the cave temples with an archaeologist and partake in a serene meditation session. In Kandy, enjoy a personalized tour of the botanical gardens and a private viewing of a Kandyan dance performance. In Nuwara Eliya, sip the finest teas during a private tea-tasting session and take a scenic train journey through the rolling hills. In Yala, embark on a private safari with an experienced naturalist and partake in a nocturnal wildlife observation. In Bentota, engage in water sports and visit a turtle conservation project. In Colombo, embark on a guided architectural tour and dine at a heritage restaurant. Our exclusive experiences also include a hands-on Sri Lankan cooking class, a visit to a gemstone workshop, and a rejuvenating spa session with local herbal treatments. With ‘Visit Lanka Holidays’, you will delve deep into the heart of Sri Lanka, creating memories that will be cherished forever. Book your exclusive experience now.
In this 9-day Sri Lanka vacation package, you'll explore one of the most captivating cultural hubs of the country: Sigiriya, offering a wealth of experiences to enrich your journey! Your Sri Lanka vacation kicks off with a visit to an elephant orphanage, where the playful antics of the adorable young elephants set a heartwarming tone. Next, immerse yourself in the Pathikada art gallery, home to exquisite 5th-century traditional paintings.
The highlight of this Sri Lanka vacation package is undoubtedly the ascent of the world-renowned Sigiriya rock fortress. As you climb, you'll feel transported back in time to the ancient kingdom it once was. Your adventure continues with a visit to the Dambulla cave temple complex, an experience that feels incredibly authentic and unfiltered.
Before venturing into a charming village walk, indulge your taste buds in mouthwatering Sri Lankan cuisine, crafted from cherished recipes that have endured for centuries. Your Sri Lanka vacation promises a journey filled with cultural treasures and culinary delights!
Activities - Day 01
Arrival at Colombo, Sri Lanka (Bandaranaike International Airport)
Receive a warm and hospitable welcome from our Olanka representative and driver at the airport
Embark on your journey to the ancient city of Sigiriya
Enroute, make a memorable stop at the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage
Check-in at the charming antique-style hotel and take a moment to unwind
Savor the delightful flavors of a refreshing Sri Lankan Lion Beer
Indulge in your first sumptuous Sri Lankan buffet dinner at the hotel
Retire for a restful overnight stay at the hotel
Activities Day 02
Awaken to a picturesque morning in Sigiriya
Delight in a hearty buffet breakfast at the hotel
Embark on an unforgettable journey to climb the ancient Sigiriya rock fortress
Experience a charming evening stroll through a scenic Sri Lankan village
Immerse yourself in the traditions of a traditional Sri Lankan village
Take a leisurely traditional boat ride through the village
Indulge in a rejuvenating Ayurveda spa session
Savor a lavish buffet dinner featuring authentic Sri Lankan cuisine
On the third day of your Sri Lanka vacation, you embark on a delightful journey through the city of Kandy, once the capital of the legendary Sri Lankan kingdoms. Kandy holds immense sacred significance as it was the residence of the 'Temple of the Tooth,' which still houses the sacred relic of Lord Buddha after centuries. Waking up in one of the finest holiday resorts in Sri Lanka, you are greeted by Kandy's breathtaking natural beauty. Its mist-shrouded mountain ranges, picturesque tea plantations, temperate climate, enchanting Royal Botanic Garden teeming with exotic flora, delectable cuisine, and warm-hearted locals create a paradise within a city. To enhance your Sri Lanka vacation, you partake in the incredibly scenic train journey through the heart of Kandy!
Wake up to the melodious bird songs in Sigiriya
Indulge in a sumptuous and limitless buffet breakfast at the hotel
Savor the sweetness of tropical fruits in Sri Lanka's paradise
Embark on a leisurely village walk en route to the Spice Village
Explore the art of cultivating and processing the world's finest spices
Visit the renowned Coconut House and discover the versatile uses of the coconut tree in Sri Lanka
Later, check in to your hotel in Kandy and refresh
Pay a visit to the iconic Temple of the Tooth in Kandy
Enhance your evening with a captivating cultural dance performance
Delight in a comprehensive Sri Lankan culinary experience through a lavish buffet dinner
Take a leisurely stroll around the tranquil Kandy Lake at night
Unwind and conclude your day with a Sri Lankan Lion beer in hand
Situated in the elevated south-central region of Sri Lanka, Nuwara Eliya is an essential travel destination that should not be overlooked during your Sri Lanka vacation. While Sri Lanka typically boasts a tropical climate with high humidity, Nuwara Eliya stood out to the British during the colonial era due to its notably cool climate. Consequently, European flora, fauna, and fruits, such as strawberries, were cultivated here. On this day of your Sri Lanka trip package, you will have the opportunity to savor the highest quality Ceylon tea produced in Sri Lanka. Additionally, you'll have the chance to visit a strawberry farm, all while soaking in the unique British atmosphere that sets this tropical country apart. The picturesque mountains veiled in misty chill, cascading waterfalls, and serene parks and rivers make Nuwara Eliya an ideal Sri Lanka vacation getaway for your family!
Indulge in a delectable buffet breakfast at the hotel
Embark on your journey to Nuwara Eliya, often referred to as "Little England"
Make a stop at a gem mining station to discover the world of Sri Lanka's famous gems
As you journey through the picturesque landscapes, take in the breathtaking views of lush tea plantations
Pause to savor a cup of the renowned Ceylon tea
Capture memories of the stunning waterfalls in the hill country
Upon arrival, check in to your charming hotel
In the evening, pay a visit to the sacred Sita Amman Kovil
Enjoy a delightful picnic at the scenic Gregory Lake premises
Take a leisurely bicycle ride through the enchanting Gregory Park while facing the mesmerizing sunset
Retire for an overnight stay at the hotel
Embark on an exciting adventure on the fifth day of your Sri Lanka vacation package! Your journey takes you deep into the wilderness of Yala National Park, the most renowned wildlife destination in Sri Lanka. The thrill begins as you hop into safari jeeps guided by experienced experts. Within moments of entering the jungle, you're captivated by the enchantment of nature.
You'll witness the graceful dance of a peacock, spot elegant spotted deer, majestic leopards, intriguing reptiles, and a kaleidoscope of colorful birds. Suddenly, a magnificent herd of elephants appears, adding an exhilarating element to your wildlife encounter. You remain alert, ready for any unexpected wildlife encounters.
Yala National Park is an absolute must-visit in Sri Lanka travel packages, and the joyous faces of fellow adventurers returning from the jungle testify to its allure. As the day draws to a close, you savor the beauty of the sunset, and your guide reminds you that "everything that happens meanwhile would be unplanned and untamed!"
Begin your day by enjoying the refreshing coolness of the mystical hills in Nuwara Eliya.
Take a leisurely walk amidst the picturesque tea plantations, soaking in the natural beauty.
Savor a delightful English-style breakfast at the hotel, sipping on a cup of Ceylon tea.
Check out from your hotel in Nuwara Eliya and bid farewell to the chilly weather.
Set off on your journey to the tropical paradise of Yala National Park.
En route, make a stop at Ambewela Farms to witness the production of fresh dairy products.
Check in to your hotel in Yala and prepare for an exciting wildlife safari.
Embark on the adventure of a lifetime as you explore the park's diverse wildlife, including Sri Lankan leopards, wild boars, peacocks, and elephants.
The safari may extend for 3-4 hours, allowing you to fully immerse yourself in the natural wonders of the park.
After your exhilarating wildlife encounter, return to the hotel in the heart of the jungle.
An appetizing BBQ dinner will be arranged at the hotel, providing a perfect ending to your adventurous day in the wilderness.
Emerging from the heart of the jungle, you now embrace the untamed waves! Bentota, a charming lagoon nestled in the southwestern corner of the island, beckons as a captivating destination for both local residents and international travelers on Sri Lanka vacations.
This town boasts some of the most exquisite holiday resorts in Sri Lanka, offering an abundance of water-based activities. Here, you and your family relish your Sri Lanka vacation to the fullest with thrilling adventures, including speed boat rides, diving, kite surfing, and paddleboarding, all the way until the sun sets.
Bentota caters to a diverse range of preferences, ensuring there's something enjoyable for everyone. Following your conquest of the wild turquoise waters, the next day brings an exciting excursion: whale watching and a visit to the Kosgoda Turtle Hatchery, providing a comprehensive marine life experience.
As your Sri Lanka vacation package nears its conclusion, you partake in a serene evening stroll through the city, appreciating its undeniable beauty. Despite the enchantment of Bentota, it's time to bid adieu.
Begin your day to the melodious calls of jungle elephants
Delight in a sumptuous buffet breakfast at the hotel
Relish a selection of delectable tropical fruits
Set off for the tropical haven of Bentota beach
Observe the mesmerizing stilt fishermen along the shoreline
Embark on a captivating boat ride along the Madu River, encountering its rich biodiversity
Immerse yourself in the exploration of the intricate Mangrove forests and their ecological wonders
Check-in at the stunning beachfront hotel, where relaxation awaits
Unwind with a refreshing Sri Lankan Lion Beer, renowned for its quality
Savor a delightful BBQ dinner by the tranquil beach
Enjoy a restful overnight stay at the beach hotel
Awaken to the serene beauty of the beach at sunrise
Indulge in a delightful seafood buffet breakfast with views of the rolling waves
Embark on the renowned historic Galle city tour
Immerse yourself in captivating tales of the Galle Fort's intriguing history
Appreciate the colonial architecture that graces Galle's charming streets
Return to the beach hotel and unwind by the shore
Dive into thrilling water sports adventures like Jet Skiing, banana boating, and speed boating
Sip on a Sri Lankan cocktail while relishing the mesmerizing sunset
Savor the finest crab dishes in Asia, accompanied by a delectable seafood dinner
Join in a lively sing-along session at the hotel along the seashore
Enjoy a peaceful overnight stay at the beachfront hotel
Colombo city offers a distinct flavor compared to all the other destinations in our Sri Lanka vacation packages. Serving as the capital city of Sri Lanka, Colombo is a vibrant metropolis that never sleeps, boasting a rich and diverse culture. Your tour of Colombo, the final city on your Sri Lanka vacation, is a source of wonder, as it is the only city in Sri Lanka where European and traditional Sri Lankan cultures seamlessly blend. This Sri Lanka vacation package also includes visits to the Gangaramaya temple and historic colonial buildings that showcase British architectural influence, leaving you captivated as you stroll through their corridors. On the recommendation of a friendly local, you savor a local favorite: the 'isso wadey,' all while enjoying the breathtaking Galle Face beach sunset, with its hues of red and orange – a perfect conclusion to an incredible journey!
Begin your day with the serene sounds of beach waves
Embark on a revitalizing yoga session
Indulge in a seafood buffet breakfast by the Indian Ocean
Continue your journey to Colombo
Visit a Turtle Hatchery along the way
Learn about Sri Lanka's pioneering sea turtle conservation efforts
Explore the vibrant city of Colombo
Optionally, discover Sri Lanka's finest shopping malls
Check in to a luxurious hotel and unwind
Treat yourself to a rejuvenating Sri Lankan Ayurveda spa session
Experience the lively nightlife of Colombo by visiting local pubs and nightclubs
Conclude your memorable Sri Lanka tour at the hotel
As your Sri Lankan exploration wraps up, it's time to say goodbye.