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Sri Lanka Big Five Game & Luxury Camping - 7 Days

By BeyondDream Travels
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Highlights

  • Walking tour with local experts trained by Dudley Fernando

  • Luxury Camping & Trekking in the Sinharaja Rain Forest

  • Dolphin & whale watching boat cruise (December - April)

  • Morning & Evening Leopard Safari

  • Explore the local wonders of the UNESCO World Heritage Site

About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Escorted private tour - Nightly accommodation in 3-4 star standard hotels with breakfast

  • What's included

    1 Night tented safari camping

  • What's included

    Guided walking tour in Colombo, by famous Dudley Fernando & Experts

  • What's included

    Entrance fees to all the mentioned attractions

  • What's included

    Transport in luxury air-conditioned Vehicle

  • What's included

    English Speaking Driver Guide

  • What's included

    Sinharaja & Yala National Park Safari Jeep Hire

  • What's included

    Bottled water & Free WiFi

  • What's excluded

    Personal Expenses/Tips

  • What's excluded

    Camera/Video permits

  • What's excluded

    Supplement charges for the festive seasons if applicable (Xmas & New Year Season)

Know Before You Book

  • Confirmation will be received at the time of booking

  • Child rate applies for children from 2 - 11 yrs old. (Under 2 yrs. FOC)

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult

  • A significant amount of walking is involved during the city tour in Colombo & Dutch Fort

  • Subject to favourable weather conditions. If cancelled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date.

  • During low season in South Coast (May-Nov),explore more sites in Galle including International Cricket Ground as an alternative activity to Dolphin watching

  • Pick-ups & Drop-offs can be arranged from places not mentioned, for an additional charge. Please enquire after making a booking.

  • Pre-& post tours are available. Please enquire after booking.

What you can expect

Outside Africa, no other country or even continent for that matter can boast of the five big and enigmatic creatures with an exceptional strike rate of sightings as Sri Lanka can.This exotic Sri Lanka wildlife tour lets you step into the depths of the Sinharaja rainforest and Yala.

DAY 1 -Airport (Katunayake) -Colombo

You will be picked up from Airport or your hotel in Kalutara, Mt Lavinia, Negombo. (Pick up time and place, are flexible)

Don't miss the opportunity to explore the city by foot with an local expert trained by “Dudley Fernando”.

DAY 2 -ColomboSinharaja

Drive pass busy cities and villages as locals go about their day to day activities.

DAY 3 - Sinharaja

You are based in the midst of Sinharaja, Sri Lanka’s last surviving area of primary tropical rainforest. Enjoy both a morning and evening private bird watching trek in the Sinharaja Rain Forest led by a naturalist guide.

DAY 4 - Sinharaja-Mirissa

Explore the local wonders of the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the 17th century Dutch fort. The ancient port city of Galle is Sri Lanka’s oldest living city and retains a unique old-world atmosphere. Get immersed in the old colonial feel in this maze of cobbled pathways lined by petite town houses. Continue south to the bay of Mirissa. During the drive witness a curious feature – the stilt fishermen of Weligama who carefully balance themselves before casting their fishing lines.

DAY 5 - Mirissa - Yala

Set off early morning on your expedition accompanied by the naturalist guide. As you set off on the boat cruise, listen to the cacophony of tunes created by spinner dolphins, travelling in pods. In the deeper waters, you will spot the blue whales travelling in groups. As you venture further out are the sperm whales that travel in solitude.

DAY 6 - Yala

Set out again on a morning and evening jeep safari accompanied by a naturalist guide. Explore the extensive Yala National Park such as the five lakes.

This safari is a unique opportunity to observe rural agrarian life which is revolving around these water bodies. This visit will enlighten you on the traditional irrigation methods, including intricate canals, channels, locks, some of which are centuries old.

DAY 7 - Yala - Airport

Head back to Airport for a safe journey home. Alternatively, you could always soak up some sun on Sri Lanka’s pristine beaches.

Location

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Activity Location

  • Around Sri Lanka
  • Kalutara Western Province

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • Airport
  • Colombo Western Province
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  • Negombo Western Province
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  • Kandy Central Province
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  • Colombo Western Province
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  • Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia Western Province
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  • Galle Southern Province
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  • Kalutara Western Province
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  • Ahungalla Southern Province
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  • Unawatuna Southern Province
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