NEGOMBO | KANDY | HAPUTALE | YALA NATIONAL PARK | THALPE
WILD COAST TENTED LODGE
THE FRANGIPANI TREE
DAY : 01 & 02 | ARRIVAL
Upon arrival, you will be Greet and Warmly Welcome by your own Chauffeur and transferred from the Colombo International Airport and head straight to your hotel, The Wallawwa. Set in an expansive tropical garden, this former manor house indulges couples with its chic collection of guestrooms, its gourmet cuisine, its discreet service and its decadent spa -the venue for post- and pre-flight pampering.
You will have the remain days at leisure to explore the surroundings or just relax.
Stay: The Wallawwa
DAY : 03 – 04 | NEGOMBO TO KANDY
Today you will go to your next destination, Kandy “Kanda Uda Rata” – City Top of the Mountain. On the way there, you will see have a chance to see the Millennium Elephant Foundation to observe and walk with elephants. Then, you will arrive into your hotel, the charming and historic Kandy House. This stunning manor house is beautifully romantic, and particularly suited to honeymooners.
Here are just a few suggested activities for your free time:
Hiking at the Hantane Range, another nearby hiking destination
Admiring Temple of the Tooth, Sri Lanka’s most sacred shrine
Visiting the Royal Botanical Gardens and a tea museum
Cultural Dancing Show – Traditional Dance of Sri Lanka
Stay: The Hermitage
DAY : 05 – 06 | KANDY TO HAPUTALE
Today you will travel south from Kandy into Sri Lanka’s vertiginous Tea Country, so-named for the velveteen tea plantations that carpet the misty hills. Then, drive through the market town of NuwaraEliya, and continue to Koslanda, a 30-minute drive from Haputale, to stay at Living Heritage Koslanda. This secluded boutique hotel celebrates Sri Lanka’s traditional architectural design. The hotel offers three hugely spacious suites with generous living areas and a courtyard with alfresco jacuzzi and open-to-the-skies shower. Set in 80 acres, the property borders a patch of forest known locally as ‘God’s Forest’, which contains a river and a secluded waterfall.
Suggested activities include trekking, tree planting and cooking classes.
Stay: Thotalagala Plantation.
DAY : 07 – 09 | YALA NATIONAL PARK
Today you will go from the hills into the low-lying southeastern plains to the edge of Yala National Park. On the way there, you will stop at Buduruwagala, a series of seven well-preserved Buddhist figures carved into sheer rock.
Yala National Park is the island’s premier game reserve, home to a dense population of leopards, elephants and sloth bears. Camping at the edge of the park is a magical once-in-a-lifetime experience. You both will enjoy cosy up under canvas in the camp’s beautifully secluded AC Honeymoon Suite, dine-a-deux by candlelight, shower under the stars and expertly guided game drives into the park.
Stay: Wild Coast Tented Lodge
DAY : 10 – 13 | THALPE
Today you will travel west along the picturesque cove-sprinkled southern coastline to Mirissa, famed for pretty beaches, Surfing Lessons. Your next hotel will be Lantern Boutique Hotel. Set on the Beach Villa with Swimming pool overlooking the Indian Ocean, Lanternis a blissful boutique hotel.
On your free time, you will enjoy alfresco dining, relax poolside, spa treatment, Whales watching Trip, City Tour of Matara.
Stay: The Frangipani Tree
DAY : 14 | DEPARTURE
Today, you will depart Galle and be transferred to Colombo Airport to catch your return flight home.
Visit Galle Dutch Fort and Sea Turtle Hatchery En-Route to Air Port.
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Star class certified Hotel / Villas with A/C including daily Breakfast.
1st Class Train Tickets from Nanu Oya (Nuwara Eliya) - Ella.
Coved-19 Insurance cover of $50,000 valid for 01 month only.
Private Vehicle with A/C for tour & transfers.
Sea Plane Transfer from Castlereagh to Hambantota.
Free Wifi On-Board.
Certified English-speaking Guide / Driver.
Airport transfers with assistance.
Road/interstate taxes, fuel surcharges.
City tours in each city.
Ceylon Gem Museum visit & demonstration
Ceylon Batik clothing factory visit
Sri Lanka Handicraft factory visit
Tea plantation visit & factory visit - Free tea tasting
Spice Garden visit & 15 min Ayurvedic Head Massage
Sri Lankan Visa & Process.
Site entry tickets
Alcohol / Beverages & Snacks
Additional meals (Lunch / Snacks / Etc…)
Departure PCR Test.
Early check In on availability
Any items of a personal nature
Expenses of a personal nature
Passport and Visa fees
Any other services not specified above
VALUE ADDED SERVICES FROM DT TRAVELS
24-hour Customer service
Complementary herbal drink.
First Aid On-board
Final day Exit Dinner for groups
Tea Factory & Demonstration – Free (guided tour)
Gem Museum & Demonstration – Free (guided tour)
Complementary SIM card on arrival.
One complementary water bottle (1000ml) Per Person / Per Day.