SEE ADVENTURE TOUR
Go where you feel most alive................
“The Adventure Tour”
Duration– 10 nights / 11 days
Route – AirPort / Colombo/ Kitulgala / Nuwara Eliya / Ella / Yala / Unawatuna / Negombo / Airport
Day 01 | Arrival- Colombo (transfer to hotel in Colombo/Sightseeing in Colombo)
Day 02 | Colombo-Kitulgala (Visit Belilena) Overnight Kitulgala
Day 03 | Kitulgala (am Whitewater Rafting/Adventure activities) Overnight Kitulgala
Day 04 | Kitulgala- Nuwara Eliya (Visit Aberdeen Falls/View Devon Ans St. Clare falls)
Overnight Nuwara Eliya
Day 05 | Nuwara Eliya (Visit Horton Plains) Overnight Nuwara Eliya
Day 06 | Nuwara Eliya / Ella (View Ella Gap/) Overnight Ella
Day 07 | Ella (Full Day Adventure activities) Overnight Ella
Day 08 | Ella-Yala (Safari at Yala National Park) Overnight Camping at Yala
Day 09 | Yala-Unawatuna (at Leisure on the beach) Overnight Unawatuna
Day 10 | Unawatuna-Negombo (River Safari in Maadu Ganga/Turtle Hatchery)
Day 11 | Negombo / Airport (Leave for airport for departure)
"Beli Lena Cave"
The Belilena Cave is located in the Kitulgala Region. This cave is one that has come up with very interesting evidence of early human occupying it as a dwelling residence in an era ranging back to 30,000 years from present times. Radiometric tests done on the artifacts, cultural, faunal and human remains unearthed by excavations conducted by the Archeological Department of Sri Lanka in the years 1978 and 1983 have yielded such information.
Stone tools that come from a period of 30,000 years ago and information on types of food consumed by the cave dwellers come as a result of careful excavation. The pretense of large quantities of aquatic and tree snail shells indicate that they were a an important part of the cave dweller diet. Human skeletal remains found at the site of Beli Lena have proved to be of an age stretching back to 16000 ago.
Habarana is the heart of the cultural triangle of Sri Lanka. Located in the dry zone of Sri Lanka Habarana is the center point from which guests could explore the glorious past and the historical myths of Sri Lanka. Culture tourists as well as wildlife enthusiasts are bound to find this location a haven to escape to. Habarana is closely located to the Minneriya and Kaudulla National Parks which are the transit points to hundreds of Asian elephants and other wildlife during the dry season. The sacred city of Anuradhapura, cave temples in Dambulla and Sigiriya the rock fortress are just few of the sites worthy of the attention of a history buff. The rest tourists could escape to the silence and stillness that Habarana, Sri Lanka has to offer; it is a place where tranquility is personified.
Sigiriya is an archeological site in Central Sri Lanka. It contains the ruins of an ancient palace complex, built during the reign of King Kasyapa (477 – 495 AD). It is one of the seven World Heritage Sites in Sri Lanka and is one of its most popular tourist destinations.
The city of Dambulla is situated in the Central Province of Sri Lanka, situated 148 km north-east of Colombo and 72 km north of Kandy. Major attractions of the city include the largest and best preserved cave temple complex of Sri Lanka, and the Rangiri Dambullu international cricket stadium, famous for being built in just 167 days. The city also boasts to have the largest rose quartz mountain range in South Asia, and the Iron wood forest, or NamalUyana.
The second most ancient of Sri Lanka’s kingdoms, Polonnaruwa was first declared the capital city by King Vijayabahu I, who defeated the Chola invaders in 1070 CE to reunite the country once more under a local leader. While Vijayabahu’s victory and shifting of Kingdoms to the more strategic Polonnaruwa is considered significant, the real Polonnaruwa Hero of the history books is actually his grandson, Parakramabahu. Kandy-Kandy is the English name for the city of MahaNuvara (Senkadagalapura) in the centre of Sri Lanka. It is the capital of the Central Province and Mahanuvara District. It lies in the midst of hills in the Kandy Valley which crosses an area of tropical plantations, mainly tea.
“NuwaraEliya , meaning “city on the plain (table land)” or “city of light”, is a town in the central highlands of Sri Lanka with a picturesque landscape and temperate climate. It is located at an altitude of 1,868 m (6,128 ft) and is considered to be the most important location for Tea production in Sri Lanka. The town is overlooked by Pidurutalagala, the tallest mountain in Sri Lanka
"Yala (Ruhuna) National Park"
While the elephant is undoubtedly the best known attraction at Yala,Seen in small and large herds,what is the most appealing here is the overall mood of the undisturbed jungle.Large herds of spoted Deer are seen all over the Park,as are many Sambhur,and for those who are sharp eyed to observe,many of the endemocMuntjac or Barking Deer.Monkeys-the pinkish Rhesus and the grey faced LangurMonkey,live and play on the tree-tops and the ground below. Wild Buffalo and Wild Boar could give you a good surprise and a great picture,while sight of a leopard sunning itself or drinking at a water hole could be a memorable experience, As dusk gathers, there is every chance of seeing the Ceylon Sloth Bear scampering with its young on it back.the progress of your vehicle could be held up by a Python across the track,and near the many waterholes will bee found whole colonies of Crocodiles.
The Peacock is easily the most famous of the birds at Yala.The mating dance of the male,with its colourful plumes fully spread,is a photographer’s delight.While the Peacock has its fame,there are also many other species which attract those who are interested in bird life,and add to the mood and feel of nature.The Painted stork, manyvarities of heron,thepoonbill,the bee-eater,manycolourful parrots and parakeets, the horn bill, kingfisher and wood-pecker and hoopoe are all birds that can be seen by the observant in the jungles of Sri Lanka. Situated 309 km. south of Colombo, Yala is approximately 1,259 sq.km. in extent and is located in the south eastern corner of the island. Its northern boundaries border on the Lahugala Elephant Sanctuary and it has the added bonus of a scenic ocean frontage. The terrain is varied flat plains alternating with rocky outcrops. The vegetation ranges from open parkland to dense jungle. Water holes, small lakes, lagoons and streams provide water for the animals and birds. The specialty here is the large numbers of elephants
Closer to Galle, is a beach resort popular with tourist as well as local travellers, its provide the beach facility Galle lacks. Hotels , guesthouses, and restaurants line the beach road amid lush green vegetation. A fine reef for snorkeling. placid deep blue sea, frequented by turtles who came here to lay their eggs by night.
Mirissa and its breathtaking sandy beach pretty much transform your dreams and visions of a tropical paradise into an everyday reality.Located close to the Southern tip of the Island of Sri Lanka. This secluded crescent shaped beach is the perfect place to sit back, relax and forget about all the hussle and bussle of your other life that’s a million miles away. This small sandy tropical beach boasts some of Sri Lanka’s best and most stunning sunsets and sunrises.
All the Guesthouses and homes are set back from the actual beach giving you the impression that you are on a deserted palm fringed island. Every now and again the silence is broken by the sound of a coconut falling on the sand or a chilled beer being opened by someone further up the beach.
"I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived." ~ Anonymous