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  • Enjoy a wonderful private tour of Sri Lanka - a once in a lifetime trip hitting all of the iconic sites! This country has so much to offer, and is always full of surprises
  • Visit elephant orphanages, botanical gardens, temples, tea plantations and experience Sri Lanka's wonderful wildlife at the Yala National Park
  • Stay in quality accommodation throughout, refreshing you for another action-packed day of exploration, ending with a fabulous beach stay on the southern coast

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Booking 35 days in advance and spending over £500 per person? No need to pay in full today! Just select the 30% deposit option on our payment page (terms & conditions apply)

For any additional information on this offer or assistance in making your reservation please call one of our dedicated team on 0844 8262098  or email sales@voyageprive.com

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Your Destination

Sri Lanka is a lush, tropical island paradise, known to ancient Greek mariners as Taprobane. Arab traders called it Serendib – hence the word "serendipity", meaning discovery by happy accident. It was famously described by Marco Polo as "undoubtedly the finest island of its size in the world".

This is a culturally rich and environmentally diverse country, with nine World Heritage Sites (the oldest dating back to the 3rd Century BC); 86 species of mammals (including elephant and leopard) and more than 400 bird species; a colourful array of flowering plants and trees, and a Hill Country famous for tea; 14 National Parks out of 100 areas protected by the government; and an Indian Ocean coastline boasting palm-fringed and sandy tropical beaches.

Your Itinerary

Day 1: AIRPORT / COLOMBO (Approx Transfer time: 40 - 50 Minutes)
Arrival at Colombo International Airport. Here, you will be met by a professional Chauffeur Guide Lecturer of Hayleys Tours.

(STANDARD CHECK-IN AT 1400HRS. EARLY CHECK-IN IS SUBJECT TO AVIALBILITY ON DAY OF ARRIVAL)

After the formalities at the airport you will be escorted to your air conditioned vehicle. Next, transfer to your hotel in Colombo. In the evening explore the commercial city of Colombo.

Colombo
Sri Lanka's commercial capital and the largest city with the highest population, Colombo is situated in the Western Province. It is a fascinating town which has a blend of eastern and western cultures where all colours of the island are drawn together. Many visitors appreciate the city's colonial heritage and enjoy the vast range of fine shopping and dining outlets that can be located within the rush of its urban buzz.

Overnight at The Kingbury, Colombo

Day 2: COLOMBO / PINNAWALA / KANDY
After breakfast leave for the Pinnawala Elephant orphanage (Approx Transfer time: 1 ½ - 2 HRS)
Elephant Orphanage
Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage is the home for young Elephants who have been displaced or lost from their natural habitat, located at Pinnawala village in Sabaragamuwa province of Sri Lanka. Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage is the best place for an up close and personal experience with the world’s largest land mammals! Today with 70 elephants herein, Pinnawela has become the home to the largest captive group of elephants in the world. Feeding time at  9:15 am or 1:15 pm.

Thereafter proceed to Kandy (Approx Transfer time: 1 ½ - 2 HRS)

Kandy
Kandy is a lovely city, the Hill Capital and last stronghold of the Sinhala Kings retains an aura of grandeur, which time has not affected. Encircled by hills, with a tranquil lake in its centre, it is the site of the renowned "Temple of the Tooth". Kandy and its satellite villages is the centre of the island’s handicraft industry and its traditional dances are the most spectacular in the country.

Since ancient times, the relic has played an important role in local politics because it is believed that whoever holds the relic holds the governance of the country. Kandy was the last capital of the Sinhalese kings and is a UNESCO world heritage site partly due to the temple.

Check into your hotel and spend the rest of the day at leisure.

Overnight at the Mahaweli Reach, Kandy

Day 03: KANDY/ PERADENIYA / KANDY
After breakfast leave for the Royal Botanical Gardens in Peradeniya (approx transfer time: 10 - 15 min)
Royal Botanical Gardens
This was originally the King’s own royal pleasure garden that was later converted in to a botanic garden and opened to the public.  At the Royal Botanical Gardens at ‘Peradeniya’ you could treat your eyes to an amazing, wide and rare collection of tropical and temperate, exotic and indigenous flora, and an orchid house with the largest collection in Asia.

On completion do a city tour of Kandy. You will also have the time to do some shopping in Kandy, where you could fetch souvenirs in wood, copper, silver, brass, ebony, bronze, ceramics, lacquer work, handlooms, batiks, jewelry and reed-ware at bargain prices!!  

Late afternoon, make a visit to The Temple of the Tooth Relic is located in the royal palace complex which houses the Relic of the tooth of Buddha.

If time permits after that witness a Cultural Dance performance in the evening. These classical dance forms are associated with the performance of various rituals and ceremonies which are centuries old and are based on the folk religion and folk beliefs going back to times before the advent and acceptance of Buddhism by the Sinhalese people in the third century B.C.

On completion return to the Hotel.

Overnight at the Mahaweli Reach, Kandy

Day 04: KANDY / NUWARA ELIYA
After breakfast, proceed to Nuwara Eliya (approx transfer time: 1 ½ - 2 HRS).
Nuwara Eliya
Nuwara Eliya is set in the heart of tea-country is a beautiful town where the British succeeded in creating a replica of the English countryside, with homes in styles from Georgian to Queen Anne. Well-kept lawns with hedges, an Anglican church, a famous golf course and beautiful parks give the place an air of nostalgia. Situated 6,200 feet above sea level, the air is cool and fresh – a serene retreat from the hustle and bustle of the city life. Pony and Horse riding is available at the turf club of Nuwara Eliya to facilitate you with some sports and adventure. Visit a tea plantation situated in the misty mountains of the Sri Lankan Hills, to experience the ultimate feel of a tea plantation and its process.

Afternoon proceed to do a sightseeing tour of the beautiful town of Nuwara Eliya

On completion check into hotel in Nuwara Eliya

Overnight at the Jetwing St Andrews, Nuwara Eliya.

Day 05: NUWARA ELIYA / YALA (approx transfer time: 3 ½ - 4 HRS)

After breakfast proceed to Yala
Yala National Park
The elephant is undoubtedly the best known attraction at Yala, seen in small & large herds. Herds of spotted deer are seen all over the park. Monkeys the pinkish rhesus and the grey faced Langur monkey, live and play on the tree tops and the ground below. Wild buffalo & wild boar could give a good surprise & the sight of a leopard sunning itself or drinking water at a water hole could be memorable experience. The peacock is easily the most famous of the birds at Yala. The painted stork, many varieties of heron, the spoonbill, the bee-eater, parakeets, and king-fisher & wood pecker are some of the birds can be seen in the park.

Once in Yala, check into hotel and relax.

Overnight at the Jetwing Yala, Yala

DAY 06: YALA

After breakfast proceed to the famous Yala National Park and engage in an exciting Half-day 4x4 wild safari.

Yala is one of the best spots available for wildlife observers and photographers. Apart from the wildlife, the park consists of a range of vegetation from grassland to dense jungle with an abundance of water streams, lagoons and lakes. Apart from the highest concentration of leopards, the park contains a numbers of animals including Asian elephants, crocodiles, wild boar, water buffalo and grey langurs. Birdlife includes White bellied sea eagle in parklands and Waders, Painted storks and Black necked stork in the wetlands. Sirkeer Malkoha and Sri Lanka Jungle flow are few of the Sri Lankan endemic species that can be found in Yala.

The total open area of Yala national park could be viewed from the one day jeep safari that is available at the park entrance. You will be provided a trained guide who’ll take you around the forest. This service is not usually available during the night time as a safety precaution, taken in the favour of the tourists. But for those who are prepared, small shacks and chalets are available for rent inside the jungle, to spend your night in the wild.

Upon completion return to  hotel and relax.

Overnight accommodation at the Jetwing Yala, Yala.

Day 07: YALA / BALAPITIYA
After breakfast proceed to your beach stay in Balapitiya (Approx Transfer time: 3 ½ – 4 HRS). Check into the hotel and relax.

Dinner & overnight at Shinagawa Beach Hotel, Balapitiya

Day 08 - 11 or 13: BALAPITIYA

Breakfast at hotel, spend the full day at leisure by the beach or enjoy the facilities of the hotel.

Dinner & overnight at Shinagawa Beach Hotel, Balapitiya

Day 12 or 14: BALAPITIYA / AIRPORT (Approx Transfer time: 2 - 2 ½  hours)

Today after breakfast you will be transferred to the Colombo Airport to catch your flight back home.

(STANDARD CHECK - OUT IS AT 1100HRS. LATE CHECK- OUT IS SUBJECT TO AVIALBILITY ON DAY OF DEPARTURE)

What's Included?

• Accommodation in hotels specified in the itinerary or of similar standard
• Meals on Bed & Breakfast (Except at the Shinagawa Beach Hotel which is on All Inclusive board basis)
• Air conditioned transport with services of an English speaking Chauffeur Guide on tour (Vehicle not at disposal during beach stay) but includes departure transfer on day of departure
• Entrance fees to Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage, Yala National Park, Temple of the tooth and Royal Botanical Gardens
• x1 half day Jeep Safari at the Yala National Park
• All applicable current local taxes, but subject to change at the time of booking

What's Excluded?
• Expenses of personal nature
• Cost of beverages
• Porterage & Tips
• Early Check-in/Late Check-out
• Visa processing fee for all arrivals. Please refer to www.eta.gov.lk 

Your Hotels

Adults Adults
2 Adults
+
1 Child

If the hotels mentioned are unavailable you will be accommodated in one of the same or higher standard.

The Kingsbury, Colombo - 1 night
This offer is based on a Superior Ocean View Room on a bed and breakfast basis.

Only 15 minutes walk to the city centre, this 5* hotel boasts spectacular views of the Indian Ocean, 5 food and beverage options and classical English architecture. With an ideal beach front location, infinity pool overlooking the ocean, spa and gym, this is the perfect stay to begin your tour and start exploring the buzzing city of Colombo.

Dine at the hotel's fabulous multi cuisine restaurant offering Western, Chinese, Japanese and South East Asian dishes, enjoy light snacks and drinks at the the Sky Lounge, or indulge in the seafood restaurant, featuring an outdoor seating deck and a selection of fine wines.
Mahaweli Reach, Kandy - 2 nights
This offer is based on a Deluxe Room on a bed and breakfast basis.

Surrounded by the mystic ancient kingdom of Kandy, Sri Lanka's longest river & the wondrous mountain ranges, stands the palatial Mahaweli Reach Hotel. Mysteriously hidden behind the lush green tropical gardens on the plush banks of the Mahaweli river.

Experience luxury living, in the bright and spacious rooms with twin beds and private balconies, as you enjoy a magnificent view of the Pool, Garden or Mahaweli River.
Jetwing St Andrews, Nuwara Eliya - 1 night
This offer is based on a Superior Room on a bed and breakfast basis.

Amidst mountains swathed in mist and dotted with tea plantations, stands the quaint old mansion of Jetwing St. Andrews. A former country house converted into a Jetwing Hotel, life at Jetwing St. Andrews is reminiscent of the days of the British Rulers.

Old world charm ensconces the atmosphere within. Situated in Nuwara Eliya, which was a favourite holiday destination for the Colonial rulers, this mock Tudor Country house is the ideal location to retreat to for those in search of cooler climates. Wake up to a typical English breakfast of bacon and eggs, high tea on the lawn and a stiff brandy at night. Enjoy a round of golf, fishing on the lake or hiking through Horton Plains.
Jetwing Yala, near Yala National Park - 2 nights
This offer is based on a Superior Room on a bed and breakfast basis.

Spread across 38 acres of land, Jetwing Yala features an outdoor pool and luxurious rooms located on the borders of Yala National Park. Fitted with parquet flooring and four-poster beds, spacious air-conditioned rooms are furnished with a wardrobe, in-room safe, a flat-screen cable TV and sofa seating area. The large en suite bathroom comes equipped with a hairdryer and hot/cold shower.

At Jetwing Yala, guests can indulge in a pampering massage at the spa or approach the tour desk for sightseeing and travel arrangements.  Other activities on site include yoga, table tennis and beach volleyball.

The property houses a restaurant, The Dining Room, serving delectable Sri Lankan and Asian cuisine. The Living Room bar and pool bar offers a variety of cocktails and drinks to choose from.
Shinagawa Beach Hotel, Balapitiya - 5 or 7 nights
This offer is based on a Deluxe Room on an all inclusive basis.

This beautiful beachside resort blends contemporary and local design trends, modern luxury and ancient tradition; everything has been created to deepen your connection to this amazing island.

A welcome area of open space leads out to the pool beyond. Parasols offer you shade under the sun as you sit in the garden fringed by the soft sand and the ocean. The ultra stylish restaurant serves local island flavours in modern interpretations.

The small size of the hotel ensures a more exclusive, personal service, and the secluded setting makes for a blissfully relaxing tropical island escape.

Your Journey

Flights: The flights included are with either a scheduled or no-frills airline and are subject to live availability and prices can change. You can choose your preferred departure times during the booking process. Please select your flight options carefully as departure and arrival airports may differ.

Transfers: Private transfers are included throughout as per the itinerary.

Meet & Greet

If you are driving to the airport in the UK, and book our package including flights, you may wish to add our Meet and Greet service. Take the hassle out of airport parking and have an official representative take your car on arrival, and it will be waiting for you on your return.

This can be added at the next stage of booking process where available.

Your Contract

The flight inclusive offer(s) shown on this page are ATOL Protected by the Civil Aviation Authority. Voyage Privé’s ATOL number is 10170. Please read our booking conditions before confirming your holiday.

Travel Documents

You will receive an email confirming your booking within the next 48 hours.

Please check all details on this confirmation are correct.

If there are any discrepancies, please notify us as soon as possible.

The airline is ticketless and therefore, you will not receive any hard copy documents. You will however, receive an email from us detailing your flight information and reference number to enable you to manage your booking online via the airline website.

You will also receive an accommodation voucher for presentation at the hotel reception at point of check-in.

If you have booked transfers, Meet & Greet, car hire or airport lounges, you will receive a separate voucher for each of these services. Please note that transfer vouchers are sent directly from the transfer supplier.

Please do make sure that you either add Voyage Privé to your Safe Senders list or check your Junk mail regularly for your travel documents.

We will send all documents out as early as possible (subject to full payment being received) but you should receive all your documentation at least 10 days prior to departure.

If by any chance you have not received all the above by this time, please contact us at customer.relations@voyageprive.com

Important Information

For further information on passport & visa requirements click here

Although we endeavour to provide up to date information we cannot guarantee that all hotel facilities and services will be available during your stay, especially when travelling out of the main holiday periods

Star rating standards may differ to that of the UK, depending on the country of travel

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