Follow in the footsteps of the journey of Sri Lanka’s most famous and historic export, Ceylon Tea. Travel to our lush hill country and visit tea plantations and tea-factories-turned-museums-and-resorts to experience the real depth of our Ceylon Tea story, including tastings and interactions with real tea pluckers and much, much more.

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Highlights

Visit of Tea Plantation.

Experience of Beautiful Train ride.

Visit of Local Market.

Tea Factory Visit.

Tea tasting experience.

White water rafting.

Cookery lesson in a local village house.

Sinharaja Rain Forest visit.

Sites of the tour

Meethiyagoda Tea Estate/ Ella/ Tea Estate/ Kithugala White Water Rafting/Ratnapura/Sinharajah Rain Forest/Negombo City Tour

Summary

Day 1:  Airport – Hikkaduwa 
Day 2:  Hikkaduwa – Ella
Day 3:  Ella – Nuwara Eiya
Day 4:  Nuwara Eiya – Kithulgala – Rathnapura
Day 5:  Rathnapura – Negombo
Day 6:  Negombo – Airport

Day 1 - Airport / Hikkaduwa
Arrive on EK 650 at 08.25 hrs. Meet and greet by Adventures Ceylon Rep on Arrival.
You will be introduced to your Chauffer / Guide by the Rep and transfer to your
Hotel.
Arrive in Hikkaduwa and check in to the hotel.
Afternoon at leisure. As you are tiered after a long flight, we offer your traditional
Head & Shoulder massage at pool deck at your Hotel.

Overnight stay in Hikkaduwa.

Meals included: Dinner

Day 2 - Hikkaduwa - Ella
After breakfast proceed to Ella via Meethiyagoda Tea Estate.

The British first introduced tea in 1915, and with an area of 625 hectares, it is one of
the larger estates in Galle district Plantations portfolio. The elevation of the Estate
ranges from 30 metres to 40 metres above sea level and the factory is located at an
elevation of 50 meters.
Ella, which translates into ‘waterfall’ is a name fit for this little town located in a hilly
nook, owing to its stunning vistas richly adorned with cascades that trickle down its
rugged terrains offers some of the most scenic sights in Sri Lanka.

Overnight stay in Ella.

Meals included: Breakfast and Dinner

Day 3 - Ella - Nuwaraeliya
After Breakfast leave for Nuwara Eliya by Train.

Train rides, in Sri Lanka can be a great choice to cross the country and it can be quite an adventurous experience. Be it the up-country train tour where one can bask in the glorious sights of greenery or along the coastal lines with turquoise waters.

Tea of Sri Lanka, better known as Ceylon Tea has been world renowned for centuries for its quality and distinctive taste. The island’s tea production varies in taste, quality, character and appearance based on its cultivated region.
Nuwara Eliya, dubbed the ‘Little England of Sri Lanka’ is located in the thick, misty hills of this paradise isle. The colonial atmosphere remains preserved, resembles a British countryside complete with rose gardens, hedges and red-roofed bungalows.

Overnight stay in Nuwara Eliya.

Meals included: Breakfast and Dinner

Day 4 - Nuwaraeliya - Kithulgala - Rathnapura

After Breakfast leave for Rathnapura via Kithulgala.

White water rafting, a great recreational activity for those seeking an adrenaline rush. Sri Lanka’s geographical settings have created perfect locations, however main site is located in Kitulgala (Western Midlands) comprising of five rapids of grade 2–3.

Ratnapura, located at the heart of a richly watered valley midst the cusps of Adam’s Peak and Sinharaja Forest Reserve. From olden days, the city has remained a trading hub for gemstones owing to the abundance of gem mines it has been blessed with.

Cookery lesson at local Village house.

Overnight stay in Rathnapura.

Meals included: Breakfast and Dinner

Day 5 - Rathnapura - Negombo

Early morning leave for Singharaja Rain forest. Picknick breakfast will be arranged by the Hotel.

Sinharaja Rain Forest Reserve, dense, dark and mysterious – the Sinharaja is a picturesque rainforest ideal for meditation, relaxation and scientific exploration. Located at the heart of the island’s wet-zone, is the last standing rainforest on the isle.

Thereafter leave for Negombo.

Negombo, a perfect choice to spend a few days in the company of the sun and sand. The diverse array of restaurants, pubs and accommodation choices this metropolis offer is a perfect reflection of this beach-town’s exultant vibe.

Overnight stay in Negombo.

Meals included: Breakfast and Dinner

DAY 6 - Negombo - Airport

After Breakfast leave for Colombo Airport or Beach Hotel.