Tea, Whales, Scenery, Beaches & the Rich culture that is ... SRI LANKA - £1,350
Meetup only allows 4000 characters so this is a brief overview. You can view the full itinerary by clicking here
Departure Day – Sunday 8th November
Flight options from Birmingham, Manchester, Heathrow and Gatwick which allows us all to arrive together and depart together on the 22nd.
Day 1 – 9th - Colombo - Negombo – Negombo Fish Market
Day 2 – 10th Nov - Negombo - Dambulla - 4 hours/130 kms
Day 3 – 11th Nov - Polonnaruwa - Minneriya - Safari - 4 hours/160 kms
Day 4 – 12th Nov - Sigiriya - Kandy - Spice Gareden - 4 hours/120 kms
Overnight stay at the Suisse Hotel
Day 5 – 13th Nov - Kandy - Temple of the Tooth - Royal Botanical Gardens & Cultural dance performance
Day 6 – 14th Nov - Kandy - Tea factory/plantation - Dalhousie - Adam s Peak - 3 hours/120 kms
Day 7 – 15th Nov - Adams Peak - Ella
Leave for the ascend to the Adam’s Peak at 2.00 am (optional). After late breakfast, we ll leave for Ella by Train. Dalhousie - Ella - 4 hours/130 kms
Day 8 – 16th Nov - Ella - Free Day
Day 9 – 17th Nov - Ella - Yala - 4 hours/140 kms
Day 10 – 18th Nov - Yala National Park Full day safari
Day 11 – 19th Nov - Yala - Mirissa - Beachtime - 5 hours/170 kms
Day 12 – 20th Nov - Mirissa - Free Day - Whale watchng (Included)
Day 13 – 21st Nov - Mirissa - Galle - Hikkaduwa - 3 hours/120 kms
Day 14 – 22nd Nov - Departure - Hikkaduwa - Colombo - 4 hours/120 kms
A late breakfast, check out and leave Hikkaduwa around Midday.
The cost of the holiday is £1,350 per person based on sharing a twin room (Flights not included, please see below for details)
(Single supplement is £450 for a single room)
To attend this trip, you will need to pay a NON-REFUNDABLE deposit of £75 via PayPal when you RSVP. Your place will not be guaranteed until your deposit is paid.
By paying your depsoit you are agreeing to the terms and conditions which can be seen here
The 2nd payment of £500 will be due NO LATER than Tue 31st March
The 3rd payment of £500 will be due NO LATER than Tue 30th June
The final balance of £275 will need to be paid NO LATER than Wed 30th September
All payments are your responsibility and must be paid into the following bank account before the dates given above.
What Is included:
• 13 nights in a range of 3* or 4* accommodation sharing a twin room
• Breakfast each morning (except for Day 1 - Monday 9th)
• All sightseeing and excursions as mentioned in the itinerary
• Private air-conditioned vehicle with an English-speaking driver/guide
• All entrance fees for all sites mentioned in the itinerary
• Whale watching excursion
• 24-hour emergency assistance within Sri Lanka
• All local taxes
What is NOT included:
• Flights – See below (approx £550 -£620 depending on the airport)
• Visas. These can be obtained online and cost $35. The link is below.
• Any meals or drinks not included in the itinerary
• Personal spending monies
• Any entrance fees or excursions you may choose to do independently
• Travel insurance. You are responsible for your OWN travel insurance
Flights - All options in the PDF download
You should consult your GP regarding any vaccinations you may need. You will also require a medium level of fitness for this trip, more so if you would like to climb Adam s Peak.
This was one of my favourite tours ever, I just know that Briseida and you all are going to find Sri Lanka just as enchanting, mesmerising and beautiful.
Andy, Briseida & the team
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