7 Days round tour
Absolutely! A 7-day Sri Lanka itinerary offers the perfect blend of relaxation, adventure, and cultural exploration. Delight in the beauty of beaches, hill country, and wildlife. Your journey promises luxury accommodation that sets the stage for unforgettable experiences. Get ready to immerse yourself in the heart of Sri Lanka’s charm!
- Airport pickup and dropoff services
- 3 Buffet meals per day (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
- All entrance tickets
- Luxury transpotation
- Luxury accommodation including swimming pool
- Tour guide with preferred language
- Additional services
Upon leaving Bandaranaike International Airport, a warm welcome awaits you from a Heslaa Tours Representative. They'll escort you to a lavish chauffeur-driven vehicle that will be your companion throughout the journey. Your guide and driver combined, this representative will lead you on an enchanting tour. Your 7-day Sri Lanka itinerary kicks off with a visit to the neighboring gem, Negombo.
Night stay in Negambo
Rise and shine the next morning, as you set out for Sigiriya. On the way, a remarkable experience awaits at the Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage, where you'll get up-close with the gentle giants of Sri Lanka. In the afternoon, prepare to conquer the iconic 'Lion's Rock' in Sigiriya. Climbing around 1200 steps might sound challenging, but it's a rewarding adventure accessible to most tourists. Along the ascent, be captivated by ancient frescoes and the remnants of a historic fortress. And oh, the view from the summit – absolutely breathtaking!
Night stay in Sigiriya
Fuel up with breakfast the following morning, and then journey toward Kandy, pausing to explore the fascinating Dambulla Cave Temple with its 300-400 steps to ascend. After about three and a half hours on the road, you'll reach Kandy, having also visited the Ayurvedic Herbal Gardens en route.
In Kandy, the sacred Temple of the Tooth awaits your visit. Later, wrap up your day by checking into your chosen hotel, marking day 3 of your week-long Sri Lanka itinerary.
Night stay in Kandy
Start your day on day 4 with a hearty breakfast. Your adventure continues with a visit to the Royal Botanical Gardens in Kandy, a haven of diverse flora including stunning orchids.
Brace yourself for a three-hour drive to the enchanting Nuwara Eliya. En route, immerse yourself in the splendor of the Ramboda waterfalls and the allure of a picturesque tea plantation. A tour of a tea factory will unveil the secrets of tea production.
Night stay in Nuwara-Eliya
As day five dawns on your one-week Sri Lanka itinerary, ensure you're at the Nanu Oya railway station by 9:30 am, ready to embark on the most scenic train journey the country has to offer – from Nanu Oya to Ella. To secure seats in a favorable carriage, it's wise to make your bookings in advance. Your reliable Heslaa Tour chauffeur will be there to collect your bags at the Ella railway station, while you bask in the breathtaking train ride.
From Ella, the journey continues with a two-and-a-half-hour drive to Yala. Once there, the rest of the day is yours to unwind and immerse yourself in the opulent ambiance of Hotel at Yala. Relax and relish the luxury surroundings, letting the beauty of Yala soothe your senses.
Night stay in Yala
As the sun rises on the following day, a thrilling jeep safari ride awaits you at your hotel, ready to transport you into the heart of Yala National Park. Engage with the vibrant wildlife and keep an eye out for the elusive leopard if luck is on your side! Optimal for cool weather and prime wildlife activity, the game drive should conclude by early morning. Treat yourself to a fulfilling breakfast afterward or consider a picnic pack for sustenance during the safari.
Post-exhilaration, check out from the hotel and embark on a journey to Galle, a scenic three-and-a-half-hour drive along the southern coastline of Sri Lanka. Along the route, take a pause to explore the lively Weligama fish market. Upon reaching Galle, immerse yourself in the history and charm of the Dutch Fort and its captivating surroundings.
As night falls, an ocean view luxury room at a beach hotel awaits you, providing the perfect setting to unwind and soak in the coastal beauty.
Night stay in Galle
Colombo and Transfer to Airport
On day seven, savor your breakfast and then prepare to depart, making your way to the vibrant city of Colombo. The journey takes about two hours, giving you ample time to soak in the changing landscapes.
In Colombo, a comprehensive city tour awaits. Explore the cultural tapestry of the city as you visit landmarks like the Gangarama Temple, the bustling Manning Market, the dynamic Pettah and Fort area, the historic Old Parliament Building, the serene Galle Face Green, the symbolic Independence Square, the grand BMICH, the iconic Townhall, and the tranquil Lotus Pond area.
This city exploration is best suited if your departure is scheduled for later in the day or, even better, during the night. Keep in mind that the airport is approximately an additional hour's drive from Colombo.
With this journey, you've successfully concluded your 7-day Sri Lanka itinerary with Heslaa Tours. If you wish to book this package or make any adjustments in terms of duration or destinations, our friendly travel consultants are here to assist you. Your memorable Sri Lankan adventure is now complete!