Experience the adventure on our Beach Getaway Tour!

If you are someone who yearns to bask under the warmth of the sun surrounded by palm fringed coastlines and a pristine sandy floor, then look no further because Sri Lanka is waiting for you. Be it for a beach bum or a lone holiday-maker looking for that perfect beach experience, Sri Lanka has got it all. And if you are looking for adventure on the beach, then be prepared to go at it with experiences such as kite-surfing, kayaking, wind-surfing, surfing, snorkeling and the likes that will be just around the corner.

When it comes to beaches, throughout the year, the weather would remain favorable so you can get to enjoy a sunkissed holiday. Winds from the north east makes the south western coast sunny and the sea calmer between November to March. South Western winds make the waters of the Eastern coast calmer as well, with a constant bout of sunshine.

  • Best time period to experience - November to April

Best time period to experience - November to April

Day 01: Airport - Negombo

On arrival at Colombo International airport you will be welcomed by our representative/chauffer guide/national guide. Upon completion of arrival formalities, leave for your chosen hotel in Negombo.

Meals
Dinner
Hotel
Jetwing Sea, Beach Resort in Negombo

Day 02: Negombo - Bentota

After breakfast check out the hotel and start your journey towards Bentota/Induruwa where you will spend 03 nights in Sandy Beaches of Indian Ocean

Meals
Breakfast & Dinner
Attractions
Galapata Viharaya Temple, Water Sports, Beach
Hotel
Temple Tree Resort and Spa - Induruwa

Relax in the Hotel.

One of the most popular resort towns on the South West coast of Sri Lanka, Bentota is home to some of the finest beaches. It is also the much sought after centre of water sport action in the region. Snugly situated between the calm Bentota lagoon, the river and the ocean, it provides an ideal setting for a wide range of thrills and spills. Boat rides up river, also offers a chance to explore the tangled waterways, mangrove swamps and marine life that thrive there. The ancient temple – Galapata Viharaya which dates back to the 12th built during the reign of Sri Lanka’s great king Parakramabahu, is also a point of interest for the history lover. The beach also attracts endangered sea turtles that come to nest – and many conservation projects operating in the area offer guests the opportunity to observe them up close.

Day 03: Bentota - Kosgoda – Balapitiya – Bentota

Meals
Breakfast & Dinner
Activities
Boat Safari ($20pp), Turtle hatchery ($5pp)
Hotel
Temple Tree Resort and Spa - Induruwa

After breakfast proceed to Balapitiya for a boat safari in Madu River (AUS $ 20 per person). En route visit Kosgoda turtle hatchery. (AUS $ 5 per person)

Kosgoda is a quiet coastal town located along the Southern coastal belt of Sri Lanka. If travelling to Kosgoda from Colombo, you may opt for the quicker route on the Southern Highway or the more scenic route along Galle Road. Kosgoda is ideally situated in close proximity to many vibrant tourist hubs such Bentota, Hikkaduwa and Galle, Kosgoda is the ideal location to enjoy all that these busy towns have to offer and yet relax on the serene beaches at the end of a busy day. The Kosgoda lagoon offers an ideal location for bird enthusiasts to observe some of the nature’s finest. Boat trips can also be organised and a visit to see the turtle conservation projects at the turtle hatcheries is an absolute must.

Balapitiya is a picturesque coastal town, located in the Southern Province in Sri Lanka. It is an approximate two-hour drive (or less if travelling on the southern highway) from the capital Colombo. It is the nearest town to the infamous Maadu River. If you are looking for a quiet and relaxed beach holiday away from the more popular and crowded resorts of Bentota and Hikkaduwa, Balapitiya is the place to be. The town has many dated mansions and villas which are now transformed into attractive boutique villas and hotels, which makes finding suitable accommodation pretty easy.  Surfing and snorkeling facilities are available and even deep sea fishing trips can be enjoyed.

Day 04: Bentota - Mirissa

After breakfast proceed to Mirissa.

Meals
Breakfast & Dinner
Attractions
Galle Fort, National Maritime Archeological Museum
Hotel
Manadra Resort Mirissa

Visit to the Galle Fort, National Maritime Archeological Museum

Mirissa is a small village perched on a beautiful crescent of beach on the South of Sri Lanka made famous as a world renowned site for whale watching. Regarded as the closest point to where the giant Blue whales congregate due to favorable sea conditions. The ocean around Mirissa is popular with the giants of the sea – no less than five types of whales (blue whale, Bryde’s whale, sperm whale, killer whale and pilot whale) and four kinds of dolphins (spinner dolphin, bottle nosed dolphin, striped dolphin, Risso’s dolphin)can be spotted. There are many that offer ocean trips to see these giants but it is advisable to pick certified tour operators and guides. Off shore, the pace of life is quiet with a scattering of guest houses and simple cafes on the beach. Mirissa also offers water sports facilities such as sailing, fishing, coastal cruises, river trips, sea kayaking, snorkeling and boating for those looking for some action.

Day 05: Mirissa - Whale watching - Mirissa

Proceed on a whale watching safari with picnic breakfast.

Back to the hotel and spend the day at leisure.

Meals
Picnic Breakfast
Activities
Whale Watching Safari
Hotel
Manadra Resort - Mirissa
1 Nov 2018 - 30 Apr 2019
Nr. of PAX 02
Price AU$1,280

Price Inclusive of:

  • Accommodation 04 star hotels on Bed & Breakfast Basis starting with breakfast on Day 02 and ending with Breakfast on Day 09. Cost may change.
  • Arrival, departure transfers and the tour as per the itinerary in an air conditioned Car accompanied with an English speaking licensed Chauffer guide. 
  • Passenger Insurance (Vehicle) 
  • Fuel, Parking & highway fees 
  • Complimentary SIM Card on arrival
  • Garlands on arrival
  • All currently applicable government taxes and service charges

 

Price Exclusions:

  • Cost of Entrance Tickets & Jeep/boat hire charges to the sites visited in the itinerary.
  • Lunch & Dinner cost
  • Peak period supplements
  • International air-fare, airport tax or any kind of insurance cover other than what is stated. 
  • Items of personal nature like drinks, laundry, telephone calls, tips, etc.
  • Any other Sites not mentioned in the itinerary. 
  • Any other item not specifically mentioned above in ‘PRICE INCLUSIONS’. 
  • Visa fees to Sri Lanka.

General

  • Hotel check-in time: 1400h, Hotel check-out time: 11.00 hours.
  • ‘No Show’ will not be entitled to any refunds. 
  • Acceptance of these ‘Terms and Conditions’ is a requirement of your booking. Submission of a booking is your acknowledgement that you have read, understood and agreed to be bound by these ‘Terms and Conditions’.  


Payment

  • In order to confirm your tour package, full payment is required upon confirmation. 
  • Credit Card payments require a 3.5% surcharge.
  • Bank TT or Pay Pal (3.5% surcharge required) are accepted which is a common mode of payment


Tour Cancellation Policy:

  • 90 days or more before departure – LOSS OF DEPOSIT!
  • 89 to 64 days before departure - 25% of Tour Cost
  • 63 to 43 days before departure - 50% of Tour Cost
  • 42 to 31 days before departure - 75% of Tour Cost
  • Within 30 days of departure - 100% of Tour Cost

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