Itinerary + Map

DAY 1 NEGOMBO
Your tour commences with an arrival transfer to your hotel in the seaside village of Negombo. (D)
Stay at:
Pledge3 Hotel (4 star)

DAY 2 NEGOMBO – HATTON
Depart Negombo and travel to Hatton for your hill country experience. Hatton is the gateway to the famed Adam’s Peak (Sri Pada), the epicentre of a pristine wilderness sanctuary and a pilgrimage site for Buddhists, Muslims and Christians alike. Arrive for your 4 night stay at Ceylon Tea Trails (Luxury). (B, D)
Stay at:
Ceylon Tea Trails (Luxury)

DAY 3 HATTON
Take in the Tea Trails “Tea Experience” with a resident tea planter demonstrating the age-old tea growing and making process which hasn’t changed in over a century. See the tea pluckers using the two leaves and a bud technique and visit the factory with its 100-year-old British designed machinery. Complete your experience with a tea tasting session of the different grades of Ceylon’s finest. Enjoy your afternoon with a delicious high-tea on the lawn. (B, L, D)

DAY 4 HATTON
For an active adventure for all levels you can jump on a bicycle for a scenic ride through the Bogawantalawa Valley. The unspoiled beauty of the valleys and hills create a terrific biking experience, and for those looking to test themselves further you can organise a longer ride with an experienced guide. A less energetic alternative is a relaxing game of lawn croquet on the grounds of your bungalow. (B, L, D)

DAY 5 HATTON
You have the option of climbing Adam’s Peak (December-May), a tour to the hill station of Nuwara Eliya, know as ‘Little England’ or visit the stunning Horton Plains National Park, a protected area in the central highlands with great walking tracks to World’s End and Baker’s Falls. (B, L, D)

DAY 6 HATTON – COLOMBO
Your hill country experience concludes with a departure transfer to Colombo Airport for your onward journey. (B)

  • 1 night hotel accommodation in Negombo
  • 4 nights bungalow accommodation at Ceylon Tea Trails
  • English-speaking Chauffeur-Guides
  • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Arrival and departure transfers
  • Services of a local representative
  • All inclusive meal plan including drinks at Ceylon Tea Trails
  • 4 breakfasts
  • 3 lunches
  • 4 dinners
  • 2 x 500ml mineral water bottles per person per day

Excursions

  • The “Tea Experience” – plantation and factory tour

Optional Tours

  • Climb Adam’s Peak (Dec-May)
  • Hill station of Nuwara Eliya (Little England)
  • Horton Plains National Park

Pricing

Departures daily.
Prices are per person in AUD
 
 
22 Jul 2018 - 31 Jul 2018
01 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
01 Sep 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
01 Nov 2018 - 30 Nov 2018
01 Dec 2018 - 19 Dec 2018
20 Dec 2018 - 10 Jan 2019
11 Jan 2019 - 09 Feb 2019
10 Feb 2019 - 18 Feb 2019
19 Feb 2019 - 25 Mar 2019
26 Mar 2019 - 01 Apr 2019
02 Apr 2019 - 30 Apr 2019
01 May 2019 - 31 Jul 2019
01 Aug 2019 - 31 Aug 2019
01 Sep 2019 - 30 Sep 2019
01 Oct 2019 - 30 Nov 2019
Luxury (4 star Negombo)
Twin/Double
Prices per adult in AUD
$3,560
$3,900
$3,560
$3,560
$3,740
$4,390
$4,090
$4,340
$4,090
$4,340
$4,090
$3,740
$4,090
$3,740
$3,450

Single supplement guideline: from 40% - 95% and triple room reduction from 10% - 20% pp depending on grade of hotels and season.
Contact us for details.