This adventure through Sri Lanka’s central and north-eastern region takes you through picturesque tea plantations, ancient cities and wildlife-rich forests, with some rest and relaxation on the beaches of Kuchaveli - among the most stunning and peaceful on the island. Discover the highlights of the ‘cultural triangle’, including the ruins of Anuradhapura and the ornate sculptures of the Dambulla Cave Temple, and spend some time in the verdant tea plantations of the northern hills, before heading to the beaches of the eastern coastline. You will also have the opportunity to encounter wildlife such as leopards, elephants and sloth bears in Wilpattu National Park, the oldest and largest park on the island.
What makes this trip extraordinary?
- Soak up the Sri Lankan culture in ancient cities, temples and fortresses.
- Visit the famed Temple of the Tooth, which houses the relic of the tooth of the Buddha.
- Relax on the white sandy beaches of the east coast.
- Search for leopards and other wildlife in the scenic Wilpattu National Park.
Despite its small size, Sri Lanka offers visitors a rich cultural history, incredible wildlife and idyllic beaches.