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Sri Lanka is an untapped paradise for road and mountain biking/ hiking and camping etc.. Our adventure holiday offers a mixture of exciting activities along with sightseeing and relaxing.  This is an ideal package for individuals with a real spirit of adventure and nature.

 

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Duration     : 6 Nights/7 Days

Programme

 

Day 01: Airport/ Negombo

On arrival at Colombo International Airport you will be met by a Silver Line Representative and transferred to your hotel in Negombo for an overnight stay.

Day 02: Negombo/ Kandy

Breakfast at the hotel. Proceed to Kandy. Visit the Temple of the Tooth Relic of the Lord Buddha and check in at your hotel in the afternoon.

Evening do a cycling tour in Kandy. The ride follows a trail leading to the estates, where scores of brightly dressed tea pickers pluck the top leaves of the green bushes.

Day 03: Kandy/ Nuwara Eliya

Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Nuwara Eliya. En route visit a Tea Estate and a Tea Factory where you could experience the manufacturing of tea while enjoying a delicious cup of Ceylon Tea.

Take a  stroll while enjoying the breathtaking surroundings of the cool mountains and the luscious Tea Estates in the evening.  Visit the Nuwara Eliya town also known as “little England” due to its famous British Architecture, which offers you many shops, a Golf Course and a Beer Garden. Overnight stay in Nuwara Eliya.

Day 04:Nuwara Eliya-Hiking and Camping at Horton Planes

Today is your day of Camping – You can leave your baggage and belongings in the hotel and proceed on to your Camping Experience.

Horton Plains National Park –

Horton Plains is a high altitude nature reserve located on a plateau approximately 2,300 meters above sea-level. This reserve is incredibly rich in biodiversity with many endemic species being found here. It is a bird-lovers paradise, with many species like the Sri Lanka Whistling Thrush being not only endemic to the island, but to the Region as well. The typical mammal found here is the Sri Lankan Sambar Deer but there are other more elusive species as well. This includes the Sri Lankan Leopard and the Horton Plains Slender Loris. Horton Plains is the only National Park in Sri Lanka where you are allowed to experience the walking trails.

Camping in Horton Plains National Park –

Campsite is located in an altitude of 7000 ft above mean sea level, in a high mountain / windy / rainy campsite where vehicle access is not possible, we offer an extremely basic campsite which is very closer to nature in Horton Plains. Due to the windy weather conditions prevail  most of the time , therefore it’s not possible to erect high / spacious tents and fly sheets.

Inclusions of the Camping Tour

  • Meals on Full Board Basis (starts with the lunch and ends with the breakfast on the following day morning)
  • Trekking gears
  • Entrance Tickets to the Horton Plains

(Advice you to wear trekking shoes and warm clothing)

Overnight stay at the Camp Site.

Day 05: Nuwara Eliya /Colombo

Breakfast at the hotel. Proceed to Colombo late  in the afternoon. Check in at your hotel.

Enjoy a romantic dinner at the Gallery Café, which offers a fusion of food with a great atmosphere also known for their delicious ‘frozen strawberry margaritas’.

Day 06: Colombo/ Kithulgala /Colombo

After an early breakfast check out from your hotel and proceed to Kithulgala. Experience & Enjoy White Water Rafting in the picturesque Kelani River, The River and its surrounding will make you feel enchanted, with a memorable Experience during your White Water Rafting tour in Kitulagala.

Return to Colombo in the evening for an overnight stay.

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