Beautiful Sri Lanka coast

Pleasures of a Perfect Week in Sri Lanka Itinerary

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This is a sample itinerary to inspire a personalized trip designed with your travel specialist

Countries Visited

Sri Lanka

Places Visited

Kandy, Bogawantalawa, Yala National Park, Colombo

Suggested Duration

7 Days

Embrace perfection in the majesty of Sri Lanka, discovering ancient temples, captivating wilderness, and luxurious accommodations on your custom tailored tour. Enjoy the majestic mists of a staggering waterfall as it trundles over a cliff. Relish the unique view of Asian elephants wandering in the plains. Scour the treetops for leopards and toque macaques. Travel the trails leading to a summit sacred to Buddhists, Muslims, Christians, and Hindus. Whether participating in the exhilarating drumbeats...

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Trip Highlights

  • Discover the wonders of wildlife in Yala National Park to find elephants, leopards, monkeys, and 215 different types of avifauna
  • Witness the marvelous ancient Buddha figures etched into the cliffs at the Buduruwagala Temple
  • Trek to the top of Adam’s Peak at an altitude of more than 7,350 feet, one of the most spiritual sites in Sri Lanka
  • Relish a private tour of a historic tea plantation to learn the art and continued process of cultivating the delicate and delicious leaves
  • View the marvels of Kandyan Drum and Dance performance for insight into the continued traditions of movement and music
  • Witness the stunning landscape and countryside while trekking to Devon Falls to view the nearly 320-foot tall cascade
  • Revel in the unique ambiance of visiting a Buddhist temple complex erected more than two millennia ago at Tissamaharama Raja Maha Vihara

Detailed Description

The pleasures of a perfect week can help refresh the body and mind. Your 7-day tour of Sri Lanka encompasses the wonders of the landscape and explores the culture, history, and architecture of the region. The adventure begins with your arrival at Bandaranaike International Airport. Your private transfer greets you at customs and escorts you on a scenic drive to the last capital of the Kandyan Kingdom, Kandy. Enjoy the comforts of your luxurious accommodation before venturing through the city on a guided tour. In the evening, you will have an immersive experience watching a Kandyan drum and dance performance before following the nightly procession to the Temple of the Sacred Tooth. Enjoy the early hours of the following morning discovering the natural grandeur of Udawattakele Nature Sanctuary.

Your private transfer takes you on a captivating scenic tour through the hills to reach the tea-growing region of Nuwara Eliya. Pass waterfalls and terraced tea plantations before settling into luxury. Take to the tea fields on a private tour of an antique estate to learn the history of cultivation in Sri Lanka. Rise early the next morning to trek to the top of Adam’s Peak, one of the holiest areas in the nation. The remainder of the day is at your leisure to discover waterfalls, colonial towns, or relax in the comforts of your lavish accommodation. The following day takes you to the majesty of the countryside en route to Yala National Reserve. View Ravana Falls and the magnificent Buddha cliff carvings at Buduruwagala.

Explore the ancient cave complex at Dambulla and arrive in the majesty of your resort overlooking the shoreline. You have a full day inside Yala National Park during a private game drive. The park is known to have the densest population of leopards in the world. Search for the elusive big cat or find elephants looming in the dry forest. Spend time in the ancient temple complex of Tissamaharama Raja Maha Vihara before flying to Colombo, the capital of Sri Lanka. Meet your guide transfer in the hotel lobby before embarking on a stunning tour of the colorful, bustling streets. On the final day, your private transfer escorts you to Bandaranaike International Airport for your flight home.

Starting Price

$1,920 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

  • Accommodations
  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all activities and tours
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip

Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.

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