• Best of The South Family Adventure

    Sri Lanka has a lot to offer families – including educational UNESCO World Heritage sites, fine beaches, wildlife-filled national parks, warm weather, friendly people and fine cuisine. Embark on an educational and fun-filled vacation for the family!
  • Best of The South Family Adventure

    Sri Lanka has a lot to offer families – including educational UNESCO World Heritage sites, fine beaches, wildlife-filled national parks, warm weather, friendly people and fine cuisine. Embark on an educational and fun-filled vacation for the family!
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8 days
From AED11,710/Adult

Itinerary

Exclusive Deal: 1 Night Free in Colombo & Special Rate for Chena Huts

  • 1 night free in Uga Residence and discounted rate for Chena Huts worth up to USD 900 per family per room
  • Minimum stay of 2 nights at Chena Huts apply
  • Travel Period: 15 February - 30 April 2018

Anantara Special: Free Resort Credit & Massage for 2

  • Free resort credit of USD 50 per night and free 60-minute Anantara Signature spa treatment for 2 pax (worth total of USD 400 per family)
  • Travel Period: 15 November - 22 December 2017, 8 January - 31 October 2018

 

  • Day 01 - Dubai / Colombo / Galle
    Fly Dubai / Colombo FZ 551 1850 0050+1 (4h 35m) Daily

    Upon arrival, be met and drive to your hotel for check-in.

    Meal: Nil

  • Day 02 - Negombo / Colombo/ Galle

    After breakfast, transfer to Galle (120 km / 1.5 hours). 

    Galle Fort, a UNESCO site is an atmospheric ‘old town’ of Dutch colonial buildings, with small restaurants, boutiques and bookshops. Explore the alleys with a local specialist guide! Discover why Galle was a thriving merchant trading spot for thousands of years. Expect the unexpected as you explore behind the ancient coral walls, the maze of hidden backstreets and secret unknown spots. 

    Meals: Breakfast included

  • Day 03 - Galle

    Morning, drive along the coast to catch sight of the stilt fisherman, a dying tradition.

    Join up with your cycling guide for a 2.5 hours ride, passing lush green paddy fields, prolific birdlife, beautiful shoreline of Koggala Lake and cinnamon plantations. The rest of the afternoon is free at leisure to explore Galle at your own pace.

    Meals: Breakfast included

  • Day 04 - Galle / Mirissa or Tangalle
    Drive to the seaside town of Mirissa (about 1 hour) and Tangalle (about 2 hours) and have the day free to enjoy the beach.

    Meals: Breakfast included
  • Day 05 - Mirissa or Tangalle

    In the early morning, enjoy a private Whale and Dolphin Cruise in Mirissa (1-hour drive from Tangalle). Sperm and blue whale sightings as well as spinner dolphins are frequently sighted during season.

    Return to your resort for another afternoon of relaxation.

    Meals: Breakfast included

  • Day 06 - Mirissa or Tangalle / Yala National Park

    Drive between 2-3 hours to Yala National Park this morning.

    Yala National Park, on the south-east corner of the island, is justifiably Sri Lanka’s most famous and most crowded as it has one of the world’s highest concentrations of leopard. Enjoy an afternoon game drive in the park.

    Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner included

  • Day 07 - Yala National Park
    Spend the day at Yala National Park with an early-morning and afternoon jeep safari included.

    Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner included
  • Day 08 - Yala National Park / Colombo / Dubai

    Drive about 1 – 1.5 hours to Mattala for your flight.

    Fly Mattala/Colombo via Dickwella/Koggala/Bentota C7 9102 1200/1400 (2h)

     

    This afternoon, meet a local kite runner with his tricks of trade, paper stick and glue to create your own kite and when you are ready, proceed to Galle Face Green to try flying your kite and compete with the local children! (in case of inclement weather, we will replace the kite activity with an orientation tour of Colombo)

    In the evening, enjoy some of the best street food by the waterfront – be sure to check out Nana’s stall! 

    Check into your wash and change room near the airport. Tonight, transfer to the airport for your flight.

    Fly Colombo / Dubai FZ 558 0150/0510 (4h 50m) - Daily)

     

    (Breakfast included)

    Arrive Dubai on Day 09 morning.

    Infrastructure is limited in Sri Lanka and the driving distance and time provided is an estimate according to our best knowledge but may differ subject to road condition and traffic which is beyond our control. 

 

 

 

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