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Mountains & Beaches Private Tour - The Best of Sri Lanka

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Day 1: Arrival | Negombo

Pass By: Ceylon Insider Travels (Pvt) Ltd, 36 Mark Rd, Negombo 11500, Sri Lanka
A representative from Ceylon Insider Travels will welcome you at the airport and after taking care of your initial needs we will leave for Negombo. Overnight stay in Negombo.

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight stay in Negombo. Hotel reservations can be arranged in advance notice.

Day 2: Sigiriya

Stop At: Dambulla Cave Temple, Jaffna Hwy, Habarana 50150 Sri Lanka
Transfer to Sigiriya (3 Hours). On the way visit the Dambulla Cave Temples.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Pidurangala Rock, Pidurangala,Sigiriya, Sigiriya 21120 Sri Lanka
Evening climb Pidurangala Rock.
Duration: 3 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight stay in Sigiriya. Hotel reservations can be arranged in advance notice.

Day 3: Nuwara Eliya - 1st Night

Stop At: Sigiriya The Ancient Rock Fortress, Sigiriya 21120 Sri Lanka
Morning climb the iconic Sigiriya Rock.
Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, Sri Dalada Veediya, Kandy 20000 Sri Lanka
Transfer to Nuwara Eliya from Sigiriya (5 Hours). On the way to Nuwara Eliya, visit the Temple of Sacred Tooth Relic in Kandy.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Victoria Park of Nuwara Eliya, A5, Nuwara Eliya 22200 Sri Lanka
Taking the scenic road through the lush green tea plantations and visit waterfalls en route to Nuwara Eliya.
Duration: 2 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight stay in Nuwara Eliya. Hotel reservations can be arranged in advance notice.

Day 4: Nuwara Eliya - 2nd Night

Stop At: Horton Plains National Park, Nuwara Eliya Sri Lanka
Transfer to Horton Plains National Park (1 1⁄2 Hours). Early morning nature trail at Horton Plains to witness the breathtaking views from the cliffs known as 'World's End' and 'Mini World's End'.
Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Gregory Lake, Nuwara Eliya Sri Lanka
An evening​ spent leisurely exploring the city or visit the tea factories to learn about the famous Ceylon Tea.
Duration: 3 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight stay in Nuwara Eliya. Hotel reservations can be arranged in advance notice.

Day 5: Ella - 1st Night

Stop At: Nanu-Oya View Point, Nanuoya, Sri Lanka
Morning spent at leisure. Afternoon picturesque train ride through the mountains to Ella (3 Hours).
Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Little Adam's Peak, Passara Road, Ella 90090 Sri Lanka
Evening hike to the Little Adam’s Peak or spent at leisure.
Duration: 2 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight stay in Ella. Hotel reservations can be arranged in advance notice.

Day 6: Ella - 2nd Night

Stop At: Ella Rock, Ella Main Street NECS-Nature Exploration and Conservation Society Sri Lanka, Ella 90090 Sri Lanka
Early morning trek to the summit of Ella Rock to witness the magical sunrise from the mountains.
Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Nine Arch Bridge, Ella 90090 Sri Lanka
Afternoon visit the Historical Nine Arch Bridge in Ella. Evening spent at leisure.
Duration: 2 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight stay in Ella. Hotel reservations can be arranged in advance notice.

Day 7: Yala - 1st Night

Stop At: Yala National Park Sri Lanka
Afternoon transfer to Tissamaharama (4 Hours). On the way visit a hidden waterfall with small trekking through the forests. An evening​ spent at leisure.
Duration: 4 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight stay in Yala. Hotel reservations can be arranged in advance notice.

Day 8: Yala - 2nd Night

Stop At: Yala National Park Sri Lanka
Full day safari at Yala National Park to see the rare sight of the Sri Lankan Leopard also among other animals.
Duration: 10 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight stay in Yala. Hotel reservations can be arranged in advance notice.

Day 9: Hiriketiya

Stop At: Hiriketiya Beach, Matara Sri Lanka
Morning transfer to Hiriketiya (2 Hours). On the way visit the Hummanaya Blow Hole. An evening​ spent relaxing at the golden sandy beach of Hiriketiya.
Duration: 2 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight stay in Hiriketiya. Hotel reservations can be arranged in advance notice.

Day 10: Mirissa - 1st Night

Stop At: Mirissa Beach, Mirissa 81740 Sri Lanka
Afternoon transfer to Mirissa (1 1⁄2 Hours). On the way visit the Dondra Lighthouse. Evening spent at leisure.
Duration: 2 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight stay in Mirissa. Hotel reservations can be arranged in advance notice.

Day 11: Mirissa - 2nd Night

Stop At: Mirissa Fisheries Harbor, 81740 Harbour Road, Weligama 81740, Sri Lanka
Morning transfer to Mirissa harbor (30 Mins). Sail to the ocean to witness the giants in the ocean; The Blue Whales.
Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Galle Fort, Church Street, Galle 80000 Sri Lanka
Evening visit to the Galle Dutch Fort in Galle to explore one of the biggest forts in Sri Lanka.
Duration: 3 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight stay in Mirissa. Hotel reservations can be arranged in advance notice.

Day 12: Negombo Overnight or Departure

Stop At: Negombo Beach, Negombo Sri Lanka
Morning transfer to Negombo (4 Hours). Evening city tour around Negombo to witness Sri Lanka’s biggest fisheries harbor, the Negombo lagoon, churches built by Dutch and many more.
Duration: 2 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight stay in Negombo. Hotel reservations can be arranged in advance notice.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
We are flexible to pick up from any hotel in Negombo in advance notice. Since this is a complete holiday package, you have the option of starting from the airport on your arrival. Pickups from outside Negombo may incur extra charges. Please do feel free to reach out to us for more information.

Airports

  • Bandaranayake Intl Airport, Colombo Sri Lanka
Departure Time
6:30 AM
Duration
12 days
Inclusions
  • Accommodation included: 12 nights
  • Private A/C luxury car/van for the holiday.
  • Fuel for the vehicle.
  • English speaking private chauffeur/guide for the holiday.
  • Private site guides for historical sights.
  • Highway charges.
  • Complementary airport transfers.
  • Package price is inclusive of tax and service charges.
  • Package price includes the chauffeur/guide accommodation & meals.
  • Kindly note that the package includes will differ from the package you choose.
  • Water will be provided throughout the tour.
  • Tickets for the train journey (Strictly subject to availability).
Exclusions
  • Entrance fee for the sightseeing and activities have not included in the package.
  • Expenses of a personal nature.
  • The package price does not include the tips (chauffeurs/guides/other).
  • Kindly note that the package excludes will differ from the package you choose.
  • Accommodation booking can be arranged in advance request.
  • Any other services not specified in the description.
  • Entry/Admission - Dambulla Cave Temple
  • Entry/Admission - Pidurangala Rock
  • Entry/Admission - Sigiriya The Ancient Rock Fortress
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic
  • Entry/Admission - Victoria Park of Nuwara Eliya
  • Entry/Admission - Horton Plains National Park
  • Entry/Admission - Gregory Lake
  • Entry/Admission - Nanu-Oya View Point
  • Entry/Admission - Yala National Park
  • Entry/Admission - Hiriketiya Beach
  • Entry/Admission - Mirissa Fisheries Harbor
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Kindly be advised this tour includes activities such as climbing stairs, hiking, walking, safari jeep rides and etc.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Shermith is literally the best tour guide that I can imagine to have. Even though driving in Sri Lank is difficult, he always drove us anywhere we wanted to go safely no matter how poor the driving condition was. He always recommended great restaurants and picked very nice spots
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Response from Kevin_Musprett, Guest Relations Manager at Mountains & Beaches Private Tour - The Best of Sri Lanka
Responded 31 Oct 2019
Thank you very much for putting your valuable time into writing this wonderful review. We hope you had an amazing time in Sri Lanka with your friends and that we have successfully give you our best service. Thank you again and we look forward to seeing you and your friends back in Sri Lanka soon! 🇱🇰
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Great experience Ceylon Insider Travels. Our guide Shermith was super nice, responsible, considerate. He really showed us a wonderful island which is way beyond our expectation. They also offer pretty reasonable prices which cover pretty much a lot services including
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Response from Kevin_Musprett, Guest Relations Manager at Mountains & Beaches Private Tour - The Best of Sri Lanka
Responded 31 Oct 2019
Thank you very much writing this wonderful review. We hope you had the best holiday in Sri Lanka with your friends and we have given you a good service. Thank you again for choosing Ceylon Insider Travels as your trusted travel partner in Sri Lanka and we look forward to seeing you back in Sri Lanka! 🇱🇰
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By: Ceylon Insider Travels
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oscarwright2020
Copenhagen, Denmark
20
simply speechless!
We had Ceylon Insider Travels plan our holiday to Sri Lanka with friends and it was our best decision of this
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steu420
Copenhagen, Denmark
10
More than what we EXPECTED!
We were planning a holiday for the weekend and been looking for many destinations but somehow lucky for us, we
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DianaTXZ_
10
Best Tour Guide/Agency!
Shermith is the best local friend, most reliable driver, and most professional tour guide in Sri Lanka! When we
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LeiaQiu
10
All the best memories
Shermith is literally the best tour guide that I can imagine to have. Even though driving in Sri Lank is
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SuperJimmy666
10
Unforgettable memories in Sri Lanka with Shermith!!!
Great experience Ceylon Insider Travels. Our guide Shermith was super nice, responsible, considerate. He really
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ekzerfloe
Eastgardens, Australia
11
A true example of an excellent tour guide and driver!! *****
From the moment we landed at the airport my partner and I were warmly welcomed by Shermith. All of our trust was
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jyenii
Sydney, Australia
52
An unforgettable Sri Lanka experience!
There is no doubt an abundance of drivers and guides in Sri Lanka but deciding on going with Ceylon Insider
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Brodie Q
35
Exceptional Experience
Ceylon Insider Travels and Shermith created an exceptional experience for my wife and I during our two weeks in
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marshall2Newcastle
newcastle
16
An amazing holiday, driver & guide.
Shermith was there to meet us when we arrived in Sri Lanka & we immediately knew that our 2 week holiday was going
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Little_Forbesy
Sydney, Australia
38
Outstanding! So much more than a guide
Our family of five has recently returned from 12 magical days in Sri Lanka, led by Shermith from Ceylon Insider
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Sydney, Australia
813
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OK, these guys are amazing and Shermith is an incredible guide. We did a tonne of research and planning on
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66lindaj
Sydney, Australia
1913
An attentive and safe driver
My daughter and I had Shermith as driver and guide for 8 days in late October.We were happy with his his kind and
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Connector60336313519
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
15
The best!
lla to Mirissa and on the way stopped at Udawalawe National Park. He was such a kind, helpful person. He helped us
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S1monerene
Carlisle, United Kingdom
311
Amazing Company!
I would highly recommend Ceylon Insider! We spent two amazing weeks for our honeymoon with Shermith the owner of
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Adam A
911
So much more than just a driver, book with Ceylon Insider travels and you won’t be disappointed.
You may find cheaper drivers/guides but you definitely won’t find any better. The service you get with Shermith
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