DAY 01 & 02
Overnight stay at NegomboAyubowan Sri Lanka! Upon arriving in Sri Lanka you will get welcome gifts and many more from WALK IN LANKA Tours. That is the starting step of our kindness hospitality. In same time you will meet chauffer guide who shall take you whole tour by air conditioned vehicle.
After that we will transfer to the Negombo. You will able spend day at leisure after check into hotel and rest. Enjoy in Negombo lagoon and Beach Park on evening or night. It is very entertainment city in Sri Lanka on every evening and night.
During your leisure time take a boat cruise along the colonial Dutch canals and if you are lucky spot how toddy, a palm wine, is collected by one agilely walk on single strands of rope tied between trees.
Next Day, Visit the North West coastal town of Negombo with its sun-kissed beaches, watersports, catamarans and fishing villages. Experience Negombo’s colonial architectural heritage including Portuguese period Catholic churches, ruins of the Dutch Fort and cemetery, and boat rides along centuries Old Dutch Canals.
Marawila: Explore the wreck of a Royal Air Force fighter bomber, which despite crashing over fifty years ago is in great form. It is common to sight large moray eels, as well as marine life.
Third Reef: 15 – 20 meters: Find yourself in calm waters where there is no trace of land nor boats or trawlers, making this coral reef much sought after. The site is great for sighting different species of rays including marble rays. Occasionally one is blessed with a pod of dolphins playing away.
Things to Do:Enjoy in Beach Park / Enjoy in Negombo Lagoon / Marawila Beach / Diving / Boat Rides / Fish Market / Dutch Canal / Dutch Fort / Dutch Cemetery / Dutch Clock Tower / Portuguese period Catholic churches / Muthurajawela Marsh / Tattoos / Photo Shoot / Walking / BBQ Nights
Approximately Time & Distance from Colombo: 46 min (37.0 km)
Province: Western Province | District: Gampaha District
Route: Bandaranaike International Air Port – Negombo – Marawila
DAY 03 & 04
Overnight stay at Hikkaduwa (Free One day Sri Lankan Traditional Lunch)Today journey as you drive just by the natural turquoise waves, pass villages as local go about their day lives and more. Having reached your destination, Hikkaduwa home too many beachcombers, relax and unwind. This is best for diving and find out amazing corals in Sri Lanka.
Brief about Corrals:The Conch: 20 meters: Historically significant as one of the first oil tankers of the Shell Company which sank in 1903 as she struck the Akarta rock. It is probably one of the best and easily accessible wreck dives in Sri Lanka. The Conch is also quite a fun dive with many nooks and crannies within the wreck filled with marine life.
Earl of Shaftsbury: 12-14 meters: This four mastered ship wreck sank back in 1893, but today it is an easy dive as the remains are spread over a flat sandy terrain. Look out for the stingray, schools of snappers, lionfish and porcupine fish.
Black Coral: 30 meters: Having struggled against the current to rich such depths, you will be awarded with a panorama of rock complexes. Though the pelagic fish life is poor, there is the sight of black coral tree, which are in fact white, little crabs, shrimps, moral eels, small groupers, Pefferfish and more
Things to Do:Explore amazing Hikkaduwa Beach / Explore Coral / Diving / Beach activities / Tsunami Honganji Vihara / Seenigama Muhudu Viharaya / Coral Sanctuary / Boat Tours / Sea Turtle Hatchery and Rescue Centre / Water Sports / Madu Gaga Boat Safari / BBQ / Photo Shoot
Approximately Time & Distance from Colombo: 2 h 2 min (116.1 km)
Province: Southern Province | District: Galle District
Route: Negombo – Hikkaduwa
HotelsLuxury Hotels in Area:
Avenra Beach Hikkaduwa | Click here to see the hotel
Sapphire Seas Beach Front Villas | Click here to see the hotel
Normal Hotels in Area:
Coral Sands Hotel | Click here to see the hotel
Blue Fox Holidays | Click here to see the hotel
Overnight stay at GalleAfter breakfast and your morning game drive, you will leave Hikkaduwa and journey to Galle. Arrive at your hotel and spend the rest of the day at leisure relaxing by the beautiful beach. Grab a drink as you sit down on the soft sand while you watch the sun set.
Things to Do:Old Town of Galle / Japanese Peace Pagoda / Bike Tours / Martin Wickramasinghe Folk Museum Complex / Jungle Beach / Unawatuna Beach / Dutch Reformed Church / Rumasalla Mountain / Galle Fort Lighthouse / Clock Tower / Photo Shoot / Relax on Beach/ BBQ nights
Approximately Time & Distance from Colombo: 2 h 7 min (126.0 km)
Province: Southern Province | District: Galle District
Route: Hikkaduwa – Galle
HotelsLuxury Hotels in Area:
Unawatuna Beach Resort | Click here to see the hotel
Coral Sands Hotel | Click here to see the hotel:
Normal Hotels in Area
Rock Fort Hotel | Click here to see the hotel
Club Koggala Village | Click here to see the hotel
DAY 06 & 07
Overnight Stay at Pottuvil BeachPottuvil is a quiet, coastal town located in the Ampara District in the east of Sri Lanka. Although major tourism developments are yet to take place in this area, it is in close proximity – around four kilometers – to Arugam Bay, a very popular surfing and holiday destination.
Next Day, after breakfast we will explore the lagoon of Pottuvil. The lagoon of Pottuvil lies lazily as a multitude of bird and animal species flock to its waters. Elephants and crocodiles are seen regularly on its banks whilst a colorful array of birds, including diving birds and eagles, graze the branches and treetops of the surrounding, thick mangrove forest.
Things to Do:Explore Pottuvil Beach / Explore Pottuvil Lagoon / Explore Arugam Bay Beach / Surfing / Surfing Schools / Muhudu Maha Viharaya / Whiskey Point / Water Sports / Kitesurfing / Kiting / Photo shoot / BBQ / Adventure Activates / Boat Riding.
Approximately Time & Distance from Colombo: 6 h 49 min (362.6 km)
Province: Eastern Province | District: Ampara District
Route: Galle – Pottuvil Beach – Arugambay
Overnight stay at EllaAfter breakfast leave for Ella. En route, Surrounded by mountain ranges, shrub jungle, tea plantations and many important factors which make this route special. Spend day at leisure after check into hotel. You will feel very nice climate and view, so time to arrange BBQ Night.
Ella is blessed with some of the most beautiful views, you could find in Sri Lanka. Only 8 km from Bandarawela, this small town is used as a base for plenty of trekking expeditions to the surrounding countryside. Some of the places you could see in Ella are the Ella Gap, Ravana Ella Falls, Little Adam’s Peak and Bambaragala Peak among the other many varied pleasant walks with stunning scenery.
Things to Do:Explore the Ella / Little Adam’s Peak / Ella Rock / Tea Factory / Nine Arch Bridge / Ravana Ella Falls / Demodara Loop / Ravana’s Cave / Ella Advanture Park / Cycling and Mountain Biking / Hiking & Trekking / Photo shoot / BBQ / Enjoy the beauty of nature / Waterfalls / Explore the Mountains / Tea Estates
Approximately Time & Distance from Colombo: 5 h 16 min (213.7 km)
Province: Uva Province | District: Badulla District
Route: Pottuvil Beach – Ella
Overnight stay at ColomboBack to Colombo and you will pass and very nice environment with hills. Once you reach Colombo you will able to get some relax after long trip. Also explore the Colombo city, Night list, there is nice Galle Face Beach Park, Enjoy there.
Things to Do:Galle faces Beach Park Colombo / Clubbing / Explore night life / Bars and restaurants / Boat riding / Shopping / BBQ / Photo shoot many more etc.
Province: Western Province | District: Colombo District
Route: Ella – Colombo
DAY 10 + Free Colombo City Tour
End of Tour and Transfer to AirportAfter breakfast enjoy free city tour of Colombo as you visit the various landmarks. Colombo is fast changing and developing to the modern city preserving the old charm to its splendor. Here visit the 100 years old clock tower, elegant historical building and many places like Pettah Bazaar, Buddhist Temple and Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall on your Colombo tour. Enjoy shopping in the colorful bazaars to take home lots of souvenirs, artifacts and Sri Lanka delights. Finally you will checkout of the hotel and transfer to the airport.
Ayubowan! And Thanks for visit Sri Lanka with WALK IN LANKA Tours. We will appreciate and we will most welcome to give best hospitality. See you soon in next time and come again.
Master Route Plan: Bandaranaike International Airport – Negombo – Marawila – Hikkaduwa – Galle – Pottuvil Beach – Arugambay – Ella – Colombo – Bandaranaike International Airport