Sri Lanka

Resort:Sri Lanka
Operator: Riviera Travel
Destination: Sri Lanka
Price From: £2299.00

Experience the Richness of Sri Lanka: A Cultural and Natural Adventure

Embark on an enchanting journey through the diverse landscapes and rich cultural heritage of Sri Lanka, where every moment is filled with the warmth of tropical air, the mystique of ancient temples, and the vibrant traditions of its people. From the UNESCO World Heritage sites to the breathtaking beaches of the west coast, immerse yourself in the beauty and charm of this fabled island.

Overview: Explore the fascinating history and natural wonders of Sri Lanka on this 11-night tour, featuring visits to UNESCO World Heritage sites, wildlife safaris, and leisurely beach stays. Begin your journey in Colombo, where you’ll be greeted by the bustling streets and picturesque lagoons of Negombo. From there, venture into the heart of Sri Lanka’s cultural triangle, where ancient cities, magnificent fortresses, and sacred temples await. Explore the iconic Sigiriya Rock, visit the sacred city of Kandy, and journey through the lush tea plantations of Nuwara Eliya. Then, embark on an exciting wildlife safari in Yala National Park, home to leopards, elephants, and a myriad of bird species. Finally, unwind and relax on the pristine beaches of Kalutara, where you can indulge in spa treatments and soak in the tranquil surroundings.


  • Explore four UNESCO World Heritage sites, including the Golden Temple of Dambulla, the ancient city of Sigiriya, the sacred city of Kandy, and the old town of Galle Fort.

  • Ascend the iconic Sigiriya Rock, a 5th-century fortress perched atop a towering granite monolith, and enjoy panoramic views of the surrounding countryside.

  • Visit the Temple of the Tooth Relic in Kandy, one of Buddhism’s holiest shrines, and witness traditional rituals performed by orange-clad Buddhist monks.

  • Discover the lush tea plantations of Nuwara Eliya, known as “Little England,” and enjoy a Ceylon tea tasting experience at a local tea estate.

  • Experience feeding time at the Elephant Transit Home, where orphaned elephants are cared for before being reintroduced into the wild.

  • Embark on a thrilling 4×4 safari through Yala National Park, home to a diverse range of wildlife, including leopards, elephants, and sloth bears.

  • Relax and unwind on the pristine beaches of Kalutara, where you can swim in the crystal-clear waters, stroll along the sandy shores, or simply soak up the sun.

Your Itinerary:

Day 1: Departure

Begin your journey to Sri Lanka with an overnight flight to Colombo.


Day 2: Arrival in Colombo

Arrive in Colombo and transfer to the four-star Arie Lagoon Hotel in Negombo for an overnight stay.


Day 3: Dambulla

Embark on your Sri Lankan adventure, exploring the cultural and historical sites of Dambulla.


Day 4: Sigiriya Rock

Visit the iconic Sigiriya Rock, a UNESCO World Heritage site, and climb to the top for breathtaking views.


Day 5: Kandy

Travel to Kandy, the last capital of the Sri Lankan kings, and explore its bustling streets and sacred sites.


Day 6: Kandy

Continue your exploration of Kandy, visiting the Temple of the Tooth Relic and the Royal Botanical Gardens.


Day 7: Journey to Nuwara Eliya

Journey through the scenic countryside to Nuwara Eliya, known for its lush tea plantations and colonial charm.


Day 8: Tea & Elephant Transit Home

Experience the art of tea-making at a local tea estate and visit the Elephant Transit Home to see orphaned elephants up close.


Day 9: Yala National Park

Embark on an exciting 4×4 safari through Yala National Park, home to a diverse range of wildlife.


Day 10: Kalutara

Return to the west coast via a guided tour of Galle Fort, then relax and unwind at the beachfront resort in Kalutara.


Day 11: Free Day

Enjoy a day of leisure at the resort, with optional spa treatments and beach activities available.


Day 12: Free Day

Continue to relax and rejuvenate at the resort, soaking in the serene surroundings of Kalutara.


Day 13: Return Home

Bid farewell to Sri Lanka as you transfer to the airport for your return flight home, filled with memories of an unforgettable journey.



Experience the magic of Sri Lanka, where ancient traditions meet modern comforts, and natural wonders await at every turn.