Authentic Ceylon
Scenic Sri Lanka

Enjoy a snapshot experience of Sri Lanka from wildlife to sacred temples and walking in the tea carpeted hills.

Your journey features one night in the commercial capital Colombo, two nights exploring the Cultural Triangle, a night each in the cool hills of Kandy and higher up the mountains to Nuwara Eliya, followed by a night in the jungles of Yala National Park, culminating at the historic Galle fort for a night. All together an exciting seven nights of discovery.

Why You’ll Love this Trip

  • Explore Sri Lanka’s diverse landscapes: from Sigiriya’s ancient marvel to Bentota’s golden beaches. A visual feast awaits nature enthusiasts, offering a unique panorama every day.
  • Indulge in a gastronomic adventure, sampling spice-infused curries, exotic fruits and authentic cooking classes. A journey that not only feeds the body but also the soul.
  • Connect deeply with Sri Lanka’s heart through traditional dance, local village visits and ancient temple exploration. Immerse in rich heritage, fostering a profound appreciation for vibrant traditions.
  • Elevate your experience with Jetwing Travels’ commitment to luxury. Handpicked accommodations, seamless transportation and personalized service ensure indulgence, creating lasting memories in comfort and style.

Is This Trip Right For You?

  • Tailored for thrill-seekers, this trip offers climbing ancient fortresses, scenic train rides and water sports along the coast. Perfect for those with an adventurous spirit.
  • Unveil Sri Lanka’s past with UNESCO sites, ancient ruins and vibrant traditions. Ideal for those passionate about culture and history, delving into a rich and diverse tapestry.
  • A treat for food enthusiasts, this journey showcases authentic Sri Lankan cuisine. Designed for those appreciating the artistry and cultural significance behind every dish.
  • Travel in style with Jetwing Travels. Tailored for discerning travelers, this trip ensures comfort with well-appointed accommodations, personalized service and uncompromising indulgence in Sri Lanka’s beauty.
Inclusions
Scenic Sri Lanka
Meals

Tailored to Your Preference

Scenic Sri Lanka
Transport

Private Air-Conditioned Vehicle for Transfers and Sightseeing

Scenic Sri Lanka
Accommodation

Hotel (7 nights)

Scenic Sri Lanka
Included Activities
  • Colombo City Tour
  • Sigiriya Rock Fortress
  • Ancient City of Polonnaruwa
  • Elephant Safari
  • Temple of the Tooth Relic
  • Cultural Dance Performance
  • Train Ride
  • Tea plantation and Factory Visit
  • Nuwaraeliya City Tour
  • Yala National Park Safari
  • Dutch Fort Tour
Distance: 354 km
Duration: 7 hr 25 min
Enquire now
Speak to a Travel Specialist
Scenic Sri Lanka
Let's Talk
Jetwing Travels Tour Advisor
Contact Number
+94 77 726 5746
Itinerary
Day 1
  • Colombo City
Scenic Sri Lanka 1 hour
At the airport you will be greeted by our Jetwing Representative and your chauffeur guide who will take you to the capital city of Colombo. Once at the comforts of your hotel, relax and recover from jet lag. If you have spare time, your chauffeur guide will introduce you to some of Colombo’s curious sites such as the vibrant markets of Pettah, old city of Fort, the Hindu Temple at Sea Street and the Dutch Church at Wolfendal or alternatively to indulge in some shopping.
Scenic Sri Lanka
Overnight stay at Colombo
Jetwing Colombo Seven
Highlights
Enjoy a city tour of Colombo
Day 2
  • Colombo
  • Sigiriya
  • Dambulla
Scenic Sri Lanka 4 and half hours
Leave Colombo’s coastline and head inland. Drop by the Elephant Care Relief Foundation - a charity that looks after domesticated elephants. Meet an elephant expert and enjoy the unique opportunity to walk with, and bathe elephants. After lunch, our sightseeing tour of Sri Lanka continues to the town of Sigiriya - a key cornerstone in the cultural triangle. In the evening, climb the amazing Sigiriya rock fortress - a World Heritage Site. This 5th Century marvel in the sky is an architectural masterpiece carved from a massive rock.
Scenic Sri Lanka
Overnight stay in Dambulla
Jetwing Lake
Highlights
Elephant Care Foundation
Sigiriya Rock Fortress
Day 3
  • Dambulla
  • Polonnaruwa
  • Dambulla
Scenic Sri Lanka 3 hours
Learn about the better kept ruins of ancient Ceylon at the UNESCO World Heritage City of Polonnaruwa - the medieval capital of ancient Lanka from the 11th to 13th century A.D. Take a walking tour to the ruins of Lankathilaka, Thuparamaya, Royal Palace, Rankoth Vehera and Gal Viharaya. On your return, take an exhilarating jeep ride with an expert naturalist guide to the Minneriya or Kaudulla National Park - a sanctuary is a home to wild elephants, wild buffaloes, sambar deer, crocodiles, sloth bear and more.
Scenic Sri Lanka
Overnight stay in Dambulla
Jetwing Lake
Highlights
Ruins of Polonnaruwa
Visit national park
Day 4
  • Dambulla
  • Kandy
Scenic Sri Lanka 3 hours
Arrive in the hill capital of Kandy, eminent as the centre of Buddhism and the stronghold of the last Sinhalese kingdom. Explore the town at your leisure. Pay homage to the Temple of the Tooth Relic, which houses Sri Lanka’s most sacred relic - a tooth of the Lord Buddha. Visit the Udawattekele forest reserve or the bustling streets and market places. Take in the views from upper Lake drive. In the evening, attend a performance featuring traditional dances from the different regions of Sri Lanka.
Scenic Sri Lanka
Overnight stay in Kandy
Jetwing Kandy Gallery
Highlights
Sacred ‘Dalada Maligawa’
Cultural dance performance
Day 5
  • Kandy
  • Nuwara Eliya
Scenic Sri Lanka 3 hours
Take the upcountry train into the mountains and enjoy the breathtaking views along the way. From Nanu Oya train station ride to Nuwara Eliya - the land of Ceylon tea. After a rest, drive around the old colonial town of Nuwara Eliya - often referred to as “Little England” with its colonial bungalows, Tudor-style hotels, well-tended hedgerows and pretty gardens shrouded in cool misty air. Take a guided stroll past the renowned golf course, the colonial members only Hill Club and English styled cottages and Victoria Park.
Scenic Sri Lanka
Overnight stay in Nuwara Eliya
Jetwing St. Andrews
Highlights
Upcountry train ride
Visit tea plantation
Day 6
  • Nuwara Eliya
  • Yala
Scenic Sri Lanka 4 and half hours
From the hills of Nuwara Eliya descend to the jungles of Yala. The Yala National Park is famous for the Sri Lankan Leopard (a unique sub species). Yala is also considered to have the highest densities of leopards in the world. Sri Lanka’s ‘Big Five’ can be spotted here too - elephants, sloth bears, sambur and crocodiles, as well as leopards. Take an evening jeep ride with our naturalist guide and keep your fingers crossed - you may well spot them all and other wild life too.
Scenic Sri Lanka
Overnight stay in Yala
Jetwing Yala
Highlights
Leopard trail at Yala National Park
Day 7
  • Yala
  • Galle
Scenic Sri Lanka 4 hours
A scenic drive to the south coast and Galle - Sri Lanka’s oldest living city dotted with historic sites with a fusion of European and Arabic cultural and architectural influences. In the afternoon, explore the Galle Fort with its cobbled streets and learn the history behind its Ramparts. A hive of activity, arts and culture it is one of the few World Heritage listed sites in which a bustling population continues to thrive with alleys lined with restaurants, art galleries and shops selling jewellery and antiques.
Scenic Sri Lanka
Overnight stay in Galle
Jetwing Lighthouse
Highlights
Explore the Dutch Fort of Galle
Day 8
  • Galle
  • Airport
Scenic Sri Lanka 2 and half hours
As all good things must come to an end, we bid you farewell as our chauffeur guide takes you to the Airport to meet your departure flight home.
Your Journey Starts Here
Tailor Your Dream Sri Lankan Adventure
Fill out your details
Your Travel Plans
Your Details
You are just a step away from being connected with a local expert and receiving a personalized trip idea for your dream trip. Just fill in your contact details
  • 1(+1)
  • 44(+44)
  • 93(+93)
  • 355(+355)
  • 213(+213)
  • 376(+376)
  • 244(+244)
  • 1268(+1268)
  • 54(+54)
  • 374(+374)
  • 61(+61)
  • 43(+43)
  • 994(+994)
  • 1242(+1242)
  • 973(+973)
  • 880(+880)
  • 1246(+1246)
  • 375(+375)
  • 32(+32)
  • 501(+501)
  • 229(+229)
  • 975(+975)
  • 591(+591)
  • 387(+387)
  • 267(+267)
  • 55(+55)
  • 673(+673)
  • 359(+359)
  • 226(+226)
  • 257(+257)
  • 855(+855)
  • 237(+237)
  • 235(+235)
  • 56(+56)
  • 86(+86)
  • 57(+57)
  • 269(+269)
  • 243(+243)
  • 242(+242)
  • 506(+506)
  • 225(+225)
  • 385(+385)
  • 53(+53)
  • 357(+357)
  • 420(+420)
  • 45(+45)
  • 253(+253)
  • 1767(+1767)
  • 593(+593)
  • 20(+20)
  • 503(+503)
  • 240(+240)
  • 291(+291)
  • 372(+372)
  • 251(+251)
  • 679(+679)
  • 358(+358)
  • 33(+33)
  • 241(+241)
  • 220(+220)
  • 995(+995)
  • 49(+49)
  • 233(+233)
  • 30(+30)
  • 1473(+1473)
  • 502(+502)
  • 224(+224)
  • 245(+245)
  • 592(+592)
  • 509(+509)
  • 504(+504)
  • 36(+36)
  • 354(+354)
  • 91(+91)
  • 62(+62)
  • 98(+98)
  • 964(+964)
  • 353(+353)
  • 972(+972)
  • 39(+39)
  • 81(+81)
  • 962(+962)
  • 7(+7)
  • 254(+254)
  • 686(+686)
  • 383(+383)
  • 965(+965)
  • 996(+996)
  • 856(+856)
  • 371(+371)
  • 961(+961)
  • 266(+266)
  • 231(+231)
  • 218(+218)
  • 423(+423)
  • 370(+370)
  • 352(+352)
  • 261(+261)
  • 265(+265)
  • 60(+60)
  • 960(+960)
  • 223(+223)
  • 356(+356)
  • 692(+692)
  • 222(+222)
  • 230(+230)
  • 52(+52)
  • 691(+691)
  • 373(+373)
  • 377(+377)
  • 976(+976)
  • 382(+382)
  • 212(+212)
  • 258(+258)
  • 95(+95)
  • 264(+264)
  • 674(+674)
  • 977(+977)
  • 31(+31)
  • 64(+64)
  • 505(+505)
  • 227(+227)
  • 234(+234)
  • 850(+850)
  • 47(+47)
  • 968(+968)
  • 92(+92)
  • 680(+680)
  • 970(+970)
  • 507(+507)
  • 675(+675)
  • 595(+595)
  • 51(+51)
  • 63(+63)
  • 48(+48)
  • 351(+351)
  • 974(+974)
  • 40(+40)
  • 7-1(+7)
  • 250(+250)
  • 1869(+1869)
  • 1758(+1758)
  • 1784(+1784)
  • 685(+685)
  • 378(+378)
  • 239(+239)
  • 966(+966)
  • 221(+221)
  • 381(+381)
  • 248(+248)
  • 232(+232)
  • 65(+65)
  • 421(+421)
  • 386(+386)
  • 677(+677)
  • 252(+252)
  • 27(+27)
  • 82(+82)
  • 211(+211)
  • 34(+34)
  • 94(+94)
  • 249(+249)
  • 597(+597)
  • 46(+46)
  • 41(+41)
  • 963(+963)
  • 886(+886)
  • 992(+992)
  • 255(+255)
  • 66(+66)
  • 670(+670)
  • 228(+228)
  • 676(+676)
  • 1868(+1868)
  • 216(+216)
  • 90(+90)
  • 993(+993)
  • 688(+688)
  • 256(+256)
  • 380(+380)
  • 971(+971)
  • 598(+598)
  • 998(+998)
  • 678(+678)
  • 58(+58)
  • 84(+84)
  • 967(+967)
  • 260(+260)
  • 263(+263)
Down Arrow
What else is important for the local Destination Expert to know about you or your trip? The more information you give to them, the better they can tailor the itinerary to your needs.
Video chat
Speak to a Travel Specialist
Scenic Sri Lanka
Let's Talk
Jetwing Travels Tour Advisor
Contact Number
+94 77 726 5746