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Eco Tour 8 Days 7 Nights

Sri Lanka is an undeniable biodiversity hotspot rich with colour and culture.

Immerse yourself in a diverse eco tour in Sri Lanka.


*The tour itinerary has been designed assuming the arrival in Colombo in the morning and the departure in the nighttime. Change of those will tend to change the itinerary slightly.

*Our itinerary is entirely flexible, and we can adjust it as you wish. Please choose the itinerary and submit us with the required changes.

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Day 1

Meet and assist at Colombo Airport and proceed to Kegalle– Kegalle is an agricultural district with extensive rubber plantations, as well as minor export products such as coffee, cocoa, pepper, clove, and nutmeg.

In the afternoon, enjoy Village Walk (2hrs)- The route takes you through paddy fields and rubber plantations, with stops for river swimming and birding.

Overnight Stay at: Kegalle
Travel Time: 2hrs 15min (approx.) – Colombo Airport to Kegalle
Meal: –

Day 2

After breakfast, visit Arankele Forest Monastery Ruins (1hr 30min)- A cave hermitage from the sixth century perched on a wooded mountainside. The green sylvan surroundings will fully calm and revitalize you.

In the afternoon, visit Kurulu Kele Sanctuary (2hrs)- Because of its vast bird and plant variety, the region was designated as a sanctuary in 1941. The sanctuary provides spectacular vistas for photography as well as a relaxing experience away from the hustle and bustle of daily life.

Overnight Stay at: Kegalle
Travel Time: 1hrs 30min (approx.) – Kegalle to Arankele
1hrs 40min (approx.) – Arankele to Kurulu Kele Sanctuary
Meal: Breakfast

Day 3

After breakfast, leave for Sigiriya– A small village that famous for the ruins of an ancient stronghold Sigiriya Rock Fortress. On the way, visit Ibbankatuwa Megalithic Tombs– The area was the burial ground of the prehistoric inhabitants between 700 BC – 400 BC. It depicts the civilization and way of life that ancient Sri Lankans used to live.

Explore Chena Cultivation (2hrs) – It is the oldest form of agriculture farming in Sri Lanka. Relish a delicious Traditional Lunch in a Chena Hut.

In the afternoon, climb Sigiriya Rock Fortress (2hrs)- It has been a unique harmony between nature and human imagination in Asia since the first millennium. The gardens of Sigiriya are among the oldest landscaped gardens in the world.

Village Walk in Sigiriya Village (1hr)- A place to understand the village life of Sri Lankans and birdwatching to experience a memorable evening.

Overnight Stay at Camp: Jungle Camp- Sigiriya
Travel Time: 2hrs 40min (approx.) – Kegalle to Sigiriya
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 4

After breakfast, leave for Knuckles Mountain Range– A place of a greater extent untouched zone of significant natural beauty and biodiversity. On the way, visit Namal Uyana Pink Quartz Mountain (1hrs)- The sanctuary is Asia’s largest Ceylon Ironwood Forest, botanically Mesua ferrea, and pink quartz mountain.

In the afternoon, Village Walking gives an opportunity to experience the simple charm of traditional village life.

Overnight Stay at: Knuckles
Travel Time: 3hrs 40min (approx.) – Sigiriya to Knuckles
Meal: Breakfast

Day 5

Early morning, leave for Trekking to Nitro Caves (5hrs)- A large cave network. The highest altitude point of the trail is called Corbett’s Gap and the village “Meemure” is one of the traditional villages hidden deep inside Knuckles Mountain range.

In the afternoon, visit Meemure Village (2hrs 30min)surrounded by the Knuckles Mountain Range is one of the most remote villages in Sri Lanka. Mostly untainted by the outside world. The trail to the village is rich with flora and fauna of the Knuckles ecosystem. You can experience a traditional Sri Lankan lunch at a village house and take a dip and bathe in the stream.

Overnight Stay at: Knuckles
Travel Time: Trekking and Hiking
Meal: Breakfast

Day 6

After breakfast, leave for Ella– A scenic village with a cool climate.

In the afternoon, trekking to Little Adam’s Peak (2hrs)- The most famous mountain and attraction in Ella Village. It is one of the best opportunities to enjoy the scenic mountain range.

Overnight Stay at: Ella
Travel Time: 4hrs 30min (approx.) – Knuckles to Ella
Meal: Breakfast

Day 7

After breakfast, visit Yala- A small village famous for its the spectacular wilderness.

In the afternoon, visit Yala National Park for Jeep Safari (3hrs)- The second largest national park in Sri Lanka and it boasts the highest density of leopards in Asia, bears, elephants, crocodiles, deer and birds.

Overnight Stay at: Yala
Travel Time: 4hrs 30min (approx.) – Ella to Yala
Meal: Breakfast

Day 8

After breakfast, leave for Ahungalla – The gorgeous sandy beach is mainly unspoiled by mass tourism, and the coastline stretch is excellent for watersports, the sun and sand.

In the afternoon, visit Sea Turtles Conservation and Research Center (1hr) – Where you can help bury the sea turtle eggs in our premises in order to rescue them from the poachers or Take care of cleaning, feeding and helping the turtles in whatever way possible. It’s a truly meaningful experience. Thereafter, enjoy village walk and relax at the beach.

Overnight Stay at: Ahungalla
Travel Time: 3hrs 20min (approx.) – Yala to Ahungalla
Meal: Breakfast

Day 9

In the morning, relax at the beach.

In the afternoon, leave for Colombo Airport for your Departure.

Travel Time: 2hrs (approx.) – Ahungalla to Colombo Airport
Meal: Breakfast

* The given travel time depends on traffic and the condition of the road.
* The time given in ( ) shows the approximate time spend on the relevant attraction or activity.
* Sightseeing and activities will depend on the weather.

Attractions and Activities

Kegalle Village

  • Village Walk
  • Hiking
  • Arankele Monastery Ruins
  • Kurulu Kele Sanctuary Walk

Sigiriya Village

  • Climb Sigiriya Rock Fortress (200m)
  • Ibbankatuwa Megalithic Tomb Ruins
  • Village Walk
  • Explore Chena Cultivation
  • Climbing (200m)
  • Traditional Lunch
  • Namal Uyana Pink Quartz Mountain

Knuckles Mountain Range

  • Hiking and Trekking
  • Nitro Caves
  • Visit “Meemure” Remote Village

Ella Village

  • Hiking to Little Adam’s Peak

Yala Village

  • Jeep Safari at Yala national Park

Ahungalla Beach

  • Sea Turtles Conservation Center
  • Leisure at Beach

Includes and Excludes

The above price includes: 

  • Price mentioned is per person based on sharing room/s in USD
  • If the total of guests is an Even Number, sharing double room/s
  • If the total of guests is an Odd Number, sharing triple room/s + double room/s
  • Accommodation in standard room
  • Meal on HB (Breakfast and Dinner) the advantage of having the holiday on HB is, you get the opportunity to experience the local restaurants and local cuisine.
  • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle as per the itinerary
  • All sightseeing entrance fees & cost of excursions as per the itinerary
  • Government tax and service charge (If any taxes are revised including VAT, the rates quoted will be revised accordingly).
  • Bottles of mineral water on tour (500ml) per person per day
  • Airport assistance on arrival & departure

The above price does not include:

  • Any expenses of personal nature
  • Lunch throughout the tour
  • Breakfast of the arrival day (can be arranged on extra cost)
  • Dinner of the departure day (can be arranged on extra cost)
  • Air Ticketing and Visa arrangements
  • Entrance fees and transportation fares not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Tips, porterage, laundry, Wi-Fi, local and international telephone calls
  • Camera and video permits
  • Travel and medical insurance
  • Early check-in and late check-out
  • Foreign exchange service charges
  • Professional tourist guide service (can be provided on extra cost)
  • Service of English-speaking chauffeur guide (can be provided on extra cost)
  • Any other services not specified above

Check in and Check out:

  • The official check-in time at all hotels will be 12:00pm to 02:00pm (depends on the hotel).
  • The official check-out time at all hotels will be 11:00am.
  • Hotel check-in and check-out times are fixed and there are no guarantees for early check-in or late check-out unless paid for.

Child policy:

  • Children between 0-3 years will be accommodated on bed sharing basis with parents/adult’s room free of charge.
  • Discount of 30% on adult sharing double room rate for children from 04 to 12 years.
  • Please note that the extra bed in a triple room will be a foldable and rollaway.

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