Day 1: Bentota
After hotel or airport pickup (in selected cities only), drive to Bentota and relax overnight.
Overnight: Citrus Waskaduwa or similar
Day 2: Sinharaja (B)
Watch for birds and animals on a Madu River boat trip before continuing to Sinharaja to trek in its UNESCO-listed rain forest.
Overnight: Rainforest Ecolodge or similar
Day 3: Udawalawe (B)
Travel to Udawalawe National Park, a haven for elephants and water birds, for a late-afternoon game drive.
Overnight: Grand Udawalawe or similar
Day 4: Yala (B, D)
Visit Yala National Park, known for its leopards, for a late-afternoon safari followed by a barbecue dinner.
Overnight: park camp
Day 5: Ella (B)
Travel to Ella for a guided trek to see Ella Gap, Little Adam’s Peak, and Ravana Falls.
Overnight: Mount Heaven or similar
Day 6: Nuwara Eliya (B)
Drive to Horton Plains and hike to the World’s End viewpoint for spectacular views.
Overnight: Grand Camellia or similar
Day 7: Kitulgala (B)
Journey to Kitulgala and enjoy a white-water rafting trip on the Kelani River before a village cycling tour.
Overnight: Plantation Villa or similar
Day 8: Departure (B)
Finish with a hotel or airport drop-off (selected cities only)