The Seaboard

11 Nights 12 Days

Airport - Colombo

Day 01

Meet on arrival at Bandaranayake International Airport, by a Voyage Wonders Representative and leave for Hikkaduwa

Hikkaduwa is a small town on the south coast of Sri Lanka located in the Southern Province, about 17 km (11 mi) north-west of Galle and 98 km (61 mi) south of Colombo.Hikkaduwa beach - reputed as the second best surfing spot in Sri Lanka.

Hikkaduwa Coral Sanctuary - located a few hundred meters offshore. The sanctuary has approximately seventy varieties of multi-colored corals

Stay overnight at Hikkaduwa

Hikkaduwa's Beach and night life make it a popular tourist destination.

Hikkaduwa - Colombo

Day 02

Visit Coral garden, Diving, Snorkeling

Back to Hotel

Mirissa

Day 03

After Breakfast leave for Mirissa

Mirissa is a small town on the south coast of Sri Lanka, located in the Matara District of the Southern Province. It is approximately 240 kilometers (150 mi) south of Colombo and is situated at an elevation of 4 meters (13 ft) above the sea level. Mirissa beach and night life make it a popular tourist destination. It is also a fishing port and one of the island's main whale and dolphin watching locations.

Stay overnight at Mirissa

You can have your dinner at Fresh Seafood Market

Big Blue whale Sri Lanka

Yala National Park

Day 04

Whale and Dolphin watching, Surfing at Mirissa

Leave to Yala

Yala National Park is the most visited and second largest national park in Sri Lanka. The park consists of five blocks, two of which are now open to the public and also adjoining parks. Yala was designated as a wildlife sanctuary in 1900, and, along with Wilpattu was one of the first two national parks in Sri Lanka, having been designated in 1938. The park is best known for its variety of wild animals. It is important for the conservation of Sri Lankan elephants, Sri Lankan leopards and aquatic birds.

The number of mammals that has been recorded from the park is 44, and it has one of the highest leopard densities in the world.

The area around Yala has hosted several ancient civilisations. Two important pilgrim sites, Sithulpahuwa and Magul Vihara, are situated within the park. The 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami caused severe damage on the Yala National Park and 250 people died in its vicinity. The number of visitors has been on the rise since 2009 after the security situation in the park improved.

Stay overnight at Yala

Safari at the Yala

Day 05

Early Morning packets Breakfast from Hotel leave to commence a Safari at the Yala National Park.

You could commence a Full Day Safari or a Half Day Tour

Back to Hotel (We could arrange over night stay at Safari Camp – optional)

Lankesian Leopard (Panthera Pardus Kotiya), Yala, Sri Lanka

Nuwara Eliya

Day 06

Leave for Nuwara Eliya Via Ella

En route watch Rawana Ella Water Fall

The Ravana Falls is a popular sightseeing attraction in Sri Lanka. It currently ranks as one of dramatically.

Stay overnight at Nuwara Eliya

Horton Plains

Day 07

Early morning packets Breakfast from Hotel leave for Horton Plains

Horton plan National Park to reach the escarpment before the mist descends clouding the panoramic view. The Horton plains are located in the highest plateau of Sri Lanka at an elevation of 7,200 feet above sea level. The highlight of the Plains is the terrific escarpment, The World’s End, 3km walking trail from Horton Plain, which drops vertically for about 700m. On a very clear day, one could view the east horizon too. En route you could visit bakes falls.

Reach to Nuwara Eliya town. Have lunch at local restaurant or Hotel. After lunch city tour in colonial city, observing the well maintained buildings, busy market, Lake Gregory, Golf Course, Race course, Vegetable cultivation.

Return to Hotel and overnight stay at Hotel

Horton Plains National Park Is A Protected Area In The Central Highlands Of Sri Lanka And Is Covered By Montane Grassland And Cloud Forest.

Moon Plaines

Day 08

Leave to Moon Plaines

The view of 7 different mountain ranges is magnificent. The mini world end drop is also dramatic...the drop is so deep that one sees paddy fields at a distance. It is Safari Jeep trip to watch deer & small birds.

Leave to Pedro Tae Factory

You can see live demo of the Ceylon Tea preparation from the plantation to production

Leave to Kandy Via Ramboda

En route watch Ramobda Water Fall

Ramboda Falls is 109 m (358 ft) high and 11th highest waterfall in Sri Lanka and 729th highest waterfall in the world.

Witness a cultural show featuring traditional Sri Lankan dancing

Stay overnight at Kandy

Mountain Ella Rock. View from Little Adam's Peak. Mountain landscape in Sri Lanka.

Kandy

Day 09

Visit the Temple of the Tooth

Kandy was the last capital of the Sri Lankan kings and is a World Heritage Site. The name 'Kandy' conjures visions of splendor and magnificence. Many of the legends, traditions and folklore are still lovingly kept alive. Drive around the Kandy Lake built by the last Sinhala king, Sri Wickrama Rajasinghe in 1798. Visit the Kandy town, the bazaar, an art & crafts centre and a gem museum / lapidary.

Leave for Arugam Bay

En route visit Vedda at Mahiyanganaya

The Veddas are a small group of people living in the center of Sri Lanka, an island off the southern tip of India. "Vedda" is a Dravidian word meaning "hunter." Contemporary Vedda culture is strongly marked by prolonged interaction both with the Sinhalese and with the Tamils, the two largest ethnic groups in Sri Lanka, but the Vedda people themselves are generally reputed to be descended from the aboriginal population of the island and to have maintained until recent times a distinctive way of life based on hunting and gathering.

Stay overnight at Arugam Bay

Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic at Kandy, Sri Lanka

Arugam Bay

Day 10

After Breakfast go for Surfing and beach activities

The Arugam Bay area is home to a number of quality surf breaks, the most popular of which being 'Main Point' located towards the south of the bay. This is a right hand point break, with a rock/reef bottom, and has a number of sections with occasional barrels. Other breaks in the area include Whiskey Point and Pottuvil Point to the north, and Elephant Rock, Peanut Farm and Okanda to the south. These breaks have attracted a steady stream of international tourists for several decades. Arugam Bay has a good local surf scene and is home to some of Sri Lanka's most talented surfers and in recent years surfers from Arugam Bay have dominated national competitions. In mid-2010 the Association of Surfing Professionals hosted its first international surf contest in the Bay. The winner of such was Australian Julian Wilson. ASP repeated their contest tour in 2011 added a women's competition to the men's long board championship at Arugam Bay.

Back to Hotel  for overnight stay

Two Young Ladies Surfers Running Into The Sea With Surf Boards

Trincomalee

Day 11

After Breakfast leave for Nilaveli Beach

Nilaveli is a coastal resort town located about 16 km North-West of Trincomalee, Trincomalee District, Sri Lanka. It used to be a popular tourist destination. The tourist numbers have increased from 2010 onwards. Once again Nilaveli has become one of the main tourist attractions in Sri Lanka.

Continue with the beach activities

Stay overnight at Nilaveli

Koneswaram Temple

Day 12

After Breakfast sightseeing tour of Koneswaram Temple

Koneswaram temple of Trincomalee or Thirukonamalai Konesar Temple – The Temple of the Thousand Pillars and Dakshina-Then Kailasam is a classical-medieval Hindu temple complex in Trincomalee, a Hindu religious pilgrimage centre in Eastern Province, Sri Lanka.

Leave for Air Port for Departure Transfer