This quest takes you on many different treks into the spectacular Knuckles Mountain Range, then to the Hill Country where you will undertake a further exploration to the highest village in the country and delight in some local hospitality. Then venture into deep jungle trek expedition and find yourself at a secluded village, and end up swimming in a rock pool to ease the pains of your trek. Then escape to the idyllic golden sand beaches and transparent waters of the Indian Ocean.
Our representative will be awaiting you on your arrival into Colombo International airport.
Meet at the arrivals hall.
To overcome your long flight, you will rest at a comfortable hotel in Negombo. Subject to your check in time, enjoy an Ayurveda massage to help sooth away any jetlag.
Overnight stay in Negombo
After breakfast start your trekking adventure from Digana.
Your Days Plan – Commence with your initial trek through the scenic beauty of the Knuckles Mountain Range. Journey time will be about 5 Hrs.
Initial transfer by an exciting tuk-tuk (3 wheeler) ride or jeep to Narampanawa Junction then trek to Alawathugiri mountain village, where you will discover various agriculture of tea plantations, spice cultivation and observe a variety of hill country birds in their natural habitat, experience the atmosphere of Sri Lankan rural life amongst delightful verdant scenic beauty. You will visit a charming lake nestled in the hills. Head back through a different trail to Oruthota junction.
Return to your delightful retreat in Digana for an overnight stay.
Your Days Plan – After breakfast continue with your trekking expedition in the Knuckles Mountain range.
This trek will be approximately 10hrs within the wilds of the Knuckles range. An initial 45-minute drive will take you to the trailhead.
During your trek through luscious green hills, you will fall upon waterfalls and streams, see colorful birds, abundant and natural diversified flora and fauna feel and embrace nature at its best.
On completion of your trek, return to your hotel where you can relax and enjoy a soothing massage
Overnight stay in wonderful natural surroundings. Wake up to bird song!
The Days Plan – This adventure will be approximately 3 Hrs 45 Minutes. After breakfast continue with your Knuckles Mountain range discovery. The option to arrive at the trailhead of this trek can be by either using a TukTuk (three wheeler) or by jeep.
Commence your trek to Bambara Gala Heritage Temple, where you will discover ancient caves and continue to the summit of this mountain, through superb scenery. It’s a magical place with pretty views.
Having completed the trek, head back to Digana for lunch. After lunch depart for Nuwara Eliya via Kandy ( drive time is approximately 4 hours).
Check into your hotel in Nuwara Eliya for your overnight stay.
The Days Plan – After breakfast, leave the hotel to be at the race course trailhead by 7.30am.
This 8km trek will take you to Shanthipura, the highest village in Sri Lanka which lies on the slopes of the Kikiliyamana. During your visit to the village, you will meet locals, participate in their day to day farming activities and enjoy their hospitality. The trek will offer some you some excellent opportunities to take pictures for your album back home.
Lunch in Nuwara Eliya before driving to Bandarawela for your overnight stay.
The Days Plan – Trek to Illukpalassa Village & Village Experience.
Our Premier Lanka Voyages jungle trek starts just after breakfast and covers many less frequented and remote locations. It includes a long trek through deep jungle, including a river crossing and walks along paddy fields. You will also encounter an ancient Buddhist temple and a local school. Your goal: to reach a jungle village called Illuckpallassa, where you will encounter village life in rural Sri Lankan and also experience some great hospitality. Be sure to have a fresh healthy coconut drink at the village. If you have selected our luncheon option, you will be delighted by the delicious village cuisine served up. You’ll will reach an exotic natural pool where you will have the freedom to swim and refresh yourself. You will then return by another jungle path where your vehicle will be waiting for you, at the end of a memorable day.
On completion drive to Buttala for your overnight stay at an Eco type hotel.
After breakfast depart at your leisure to Tangalle, drive time is about 2.5hours.
Check into your hotel and enjoy the rest of the day by the beach or pool.
Overnight stay in Tangalle.
Breakfast and another day to catch-up on your tan by the beach? Or enjoy a short visit to the unusual and lesser-known Mulgirigala Temple.
Stay overnight in Tangalle.
After breakfast, enjoy a full day by the beach or visit the delightful Bundala National Park where you can observe a whole variety of migratory and indigenous birds, elephants, and other wildlife or visit a further sensuous beach known as Goyambokka beach.
Overnight stay in Tangalle.
Post breakfast depart Tangalle for Negombo.
Check into your hotel and chill by the pool or beach? Alternatively, a boat trip on the Hamilton Canal and fast flowing Maha Oya river or a soothing ancestral Ayurveda massage and steam! Nice idea??
A complementary goodbye dinner from Premier Lanka Voyages (drinks excluded).
Stay overnight in Negombo.
Depart your hotel for the airport that is approximately 30 minutes from Negombo to arrive 3.5hrs before your flight time.
Drop off at the airport and it’s the end of the tour
Goodbye Sri Lanka – Come back again soon!
Religious Sites – Wear conservative attire and cover shoulders and legs. Remove shoes & slippers. Socks can be worn.
Stairs – Un-even rock carved paths, steps and walkways in some climbs may be challenging and slippery. Be particularly careful in wet conditions.
Walks in the wild – Bring your own mosquito and leech repellent. Always follow the tracker or the guides’ instructions. Visits are only undertaken with a tracker.
Safety in Water Activities – Always follow the service providers’ instructions and any red flag notification on the beach.
Hill Country – It’s recommended that you bring along warm and water proof cloths
Negombo, Tangalle – Vibrant beach towns with lot of restaurants & Cafes.
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