Treat yourself to a truly spiritual journey, both in and out, as you travel to Sri Lanka’s famed Lion Rock (Sigiriya) and experience Yoga lessons with a Master Yogi in the shadow of this majestic mountain. Add to this experience with the multiple cultural landmarks, including ruins, frescos and much, much more to be visited in Sigiriya and nearby Dambulla.

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Highlights

Traditional Ayurveda massage.

Cycle tour through a local village.

Blessings of Buddhist monk.

Boat safari through a lake.

Soft Yoga session.

Kataragama Pooja Ceremony.

Plant a tree to help Sri Lanka by your name.

Street food tasting.

SITES OF THE TOUR

Kande Vihara/ Bentota Cycle Tour/ Kosgoda Turtle Hatchery/ Maduganga River Safari/ Hikkaduwa Beach/ Galle/ Yala National Park/ Katharagama Temple/ Udawalawe Elephant Transit Home/ Udawalawe National Park

Summary

Day 1:  Airport – Bentota
Day 2:  Bentota
Day 3:  Bentota – Hikkaduwa
Day 4:  Hikkaduwa
Day 5:  Hikkaduwa – Yala
Day 6:  Yala – Katharagama – Yala
Day 7:  Yala – Udawalawe
Day 8:  Udawalawe
Day 9:  Udawalawe – Airport

Day 1 - AIRPORT – BENTOTA
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 Bentota 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 your pool deck.

Overnight stay in Bentota.

Meals included: Dinner

Day 2 - BENTOTA
After breakfast proceed to Sightseeing in Bentota.

Kande Vihara, Located atop a hill overlooking the Bentota and Beruwala coastal towns, vibrant murals and frescoes belonging to the Kandyan era are found in the relic chamber. In spite of the bustling pilgrims, the scenic temple complex is quite serene.

Bentota Cycle Tour, striking landscapes that cyclists pass while on the tour along the quiet, shady lanes include the Bentota Bridge, beautiful Buddhist temples and the gorgeous Lunuganga House and its gardens amidst the backdrop of a rural village.

After noon you have full Body massage at the Hotel.

Overnight stay in Bentota.

Meals included: Breakfast and Dinner

Day 3 - BENTOTA - HIKKADUWA
After Breakfast leave for Hikkaduwa via Kosgoda.
Kosgoda Turtle Hatchery, in the south, established in 1981, was one of the earliest attempts to safeguard local turtles from extinction. Managed by the Sri Lanka Wildlife Protection Society, the hatchery offers a wildlife experience of a different sort.

Maduganga River Zone, a beautiful river that is the second largest wetland in the country. Brimming with a rich eco-system nourished by the shallow water body, consists of two main islands and close to 30 islets and provides shelter to over 200 families.
Check in at Hotel. Afternoon Ayurveda massage at the Hotel.

Overnight stay in Hikkaduwa.

Meals included: Breakfast and Dinner

Day 4 - HIKKADUWA

Early morning join for Yoga lesson on completion typical Sri Lanka Breakfast will be serve in Garden at the Hotel.

After breakfast leave Hikkaduwa Beach.
Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka’s most popular beach front located 98 km from Colombo. Its close proximity to the capital, range of affordable accommodation choices and the exciting night-life has contributed to its growing popularity.

Afternoon Ayurveda full body massage at the Hotel.

Overnight stay in Hikkaduwa.

Meals included: Breakfast and Dinner

Day 5 - HIKKADUWA - YALA

After breakfast proceed to Yala via Galle.

Galle, a living time capsule home to the largest occupied Fort in Asia. Its quaint beauty extends beyond its golden beaches, cerulean waters, the picturesque views and the rich history while walking through the narrow, cobbled streets within the Fort.

Afternoon visit Yala National Park.
Yala National Park, its magnificent sights of majestic elephants, fine-feathered peacocks, great black bears and agile leopards that steal away into the shadows of the thick foliage are unparalleled to any of the national parks in the country.

Overnight stay in Yala.

Meals included: Breakfast and Dinner

Day 6 - YALA – KATHARAGAMA - YALA

After breakfast proceed full day Ayurveda Treatment at Hotel.

Late evening leave for Katharagama Temple
Kataragama, home to one of the most important religious sites that draws pilgrims from various faiths. A shady avenue leads to the majestic Devalaya and further away is the stark white stupa gleaming away in the sun, gracefully rising over the site.
Experience traditional street food. Egg Hoppers with seni sumbal.

Overnight stay in Yala.

Meals included: Breakfast and Dinner

Day 7 - YALA - UDAWALAWE

After Breakfast proceed to Udawalawe. You will have Ayurveda Head & shoulder massage at the Hotel.

After noon leave for Udawalawe National Park for Jeep safari.
Udawalawe National Park, Home to scenic landscapes and rare wildlife that rival the savannah reserves of Africa, the park is a treasure of this emerald isle. It is most popular for elephant sightings as the verdure shelters close to 500 jumbos.

Overnight stay in Udawalawe.

Meals included: Breakfast and Dinner

Day 8 - UDAWALAWE

After Breakfast proceed to Udawalawe Transi Home.
Udawalawe Elephant Transit Home, run by the Born Free Foundation is definitely a must-visit. Located about 5 km away from the Udawalawe National Park, it is a halfway house that cares for wounded adult elephants and orphaned, baby elephants.

Afternoon Ayurveda Treatment at the Hotel.

Overnight stay in Udawalawe

Meals included: Breakfast and Dinner

Day 9 - UDAWALAWE - AIRPORT
After Breakfast leave for Colombo Airport or Beach Hotel.