Embark on a thrilling adventure with Colorful Lanka Tours and experience the best of Sri Lanka’s hidden gems with our “Off the Beaten Track Tour.” Discover the unexplored wonders of this vibrant island nation as you delve into its rich culture, breathtaking landscapes, and unique experiences. From tranquil beaches to ancient ruins, wildlife safaris to scenic hikes, this 15-day itinerary will take you on a journey of a lifetime.

15 Days | 14 Nights
Day 01
Arrival / Negombo
Your adventure begins as you touch down at the Bandaranaike International Airport in Colombo. Our friendly guide will warmly welcome you and assist you in reaching your accommodation in Negombo. Known for its picturesque beaches and charming fishing villages, Negombo is the perfect place to unwind after your long journey.

Day 02,03,04
Sigiriya (Dambulla Cave Temple, Village tour, Sigiriya Rock fortress, Ayurvedic SPA, Minneriya Safari).
Leaving Negombo behind, we head towards the cultural triangle of Sri Lanka, where the majestic Sigiriya awaits. Explore the captivating Dambulla Cave Temple, a UNESCO World Heritage site adorned with stunning ancient murals and hundreds of Buddha statues. Immerse yourself in the local village life, interacting with friendly locals and learning about their traditions. Ascend the legendary Sigiriya Rock Fortress, an architectural marvel that offers panoramic views of the surrounding landscapes. Indulge in a rejuvenating Ayurvedic spa treatment to relax your mind and body. To witness a breathtaking wildlife spectacle, venture on a thrilling safari in Minneriya National Park, renowned for its large gathering of wild elephants.

Day 05,06
Nilaveli (Relax on the beach, Pigeon Island, Koneswaram Temple)
Escape to the pristine coastal paradise of Nilaveli for two days of pure bliss. Unwind on the soft sandy beaches, bask in the warm tropical sun, and let the gentle waves lull you into a state of tranquility. Discover the vibrant marine life as you snorkel around Pigeon Island, a marine national park known for its colorful coral reefs. Visit the historic Koneswaram Temple, perched atop a cliff with magnificent ocean views, and immerse yourself in the spiritual aura of this sacred site.

Day 07,08
Mahiyanganaya (via Polonnaruwa ancient city, following day Boat ride at the sunrise in the Sorabora lake, Hike to the Rathna Ella waterfall, Traditional lunch in the village)
Embark on a scenic journey to Mahiyanganaya, with a stop at the ancient city of Polonnaruwa along the way. Marvel at the well-preserved ruins that depict the grandeur of Sri Lanka's medieval capital. As the sun rises on the following day, experience a serene boat ride on Sorabora Lake, a hidden gem surrounded by lush greenery. Embark on a picturesque hike to the breathtaking Rathna Ella waterfall, where you can immerse yourself in the refreshing cascades. Indulge in a traditional Sri Lankan lunch, lovingly prepared by locals, and savor the authentic flavors of the island.

Day 09,10
Kandy (Drive via 18 bend road, Kandy city tour, Temple of Tooth, Traditional dancing show, Royal botanical gardens)
The journey continues as we traverse the scenic 18-bend road, offering breathtaking views of mist-clad mountains and lush tea plantations. Experience the mesmerizing traditional Kandyan dance show, a captivating display of rhythm and grace. Explore the enchanting Royal Botanical Gardens, home to a vast collection of exotic flora, and take a stroll amidst its serene ambiance.

Day 11
Nuwara Eliya (Tea plantation and factory visit, high tea at the Grand hotel, Nuwara Eliya city tour)
As we ascend to the misty hills, we arrive in Nuwara Eliya, often referred to as "Little England." Immerse yourself in the picturesque landscapes adorned with tea plantations as you visit a local tea factory. Learn about the art of tea production and indulge in a refreshing cup of world-renowned Ceylon tea. Experience the colonial charm of Nuwara Eliya with a visit to the iconic Grand Hotel, where you can enjoy a delightful high tea session. Explore the town's attractions, including the picturesque Lake Gregory and Victoria Park, before retiring to your cozy accommodation.

Day 12
Adams peak
Embark on an exhilarating pilgrimage to the sacred Adams Peak, also known as Sri Pada. As you climb the steps of this revered mountain, witness the breathtaking sunrise and the mystical phenomenon of the "sacred footprint." This challenging yet rewarding trek is a spiritual experience like no other and offers panoramic views of the surrounding mountains.

Day 13
Kithulgala (White water rafting)
Satisfy your adventurous spirit as we head to Kithulgala, the adventure capital of Sri Lanka. Brace yourself for an adrenaline-pumping whitewater rafting expedition along the picturesque Kelani River. Navigate through thrilling rapids and experience the thrill of conquering the roaring waters, surrounded by lush tropical landscapes. This thrilling escapade will surely leave you with unforgettable memories.

Day 14
Colombo (City Tour)
Explore the bustling streets, filled with a blend of colonial architecture and modern skyscrapers. Discover the city's cultural heritage as you visit iconic landmarks such as Independence Square, Gangaramaya Temple, and the bustling Pettah Market. Indulge in some last-minute shopping for souvenirs or simply soak up the vibrant atmosphere of this cosmopolitan city.

Day 15
Departure
As your incredible adventure comes to an end, we bid you farewell and assist you with your departure from Colombo. Reflect upon the unforgettable experiences, breathtaking landscapes, and warm hospitality that made your journey with Colorful Lanka Tours truly exceptional. Take home cherished memories that will last a lifetime, and we hope to welcome you back to explore more of our colorful islands in the future.

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