A classic all-Sri Lankan escapade awaits those who are daring enough to choose our Audacious Adventure tour and get a taste of all the thrills our island has to offer. Trek to hidden caves, and pre-historic burial sites and if you dare, cross the raging currents of the Kelani River at Kitulgala in a raft. Prove yourself as a daring adventurer, choose our Audacious Adventure!
Arrive at the Bandaranaike International Airport where you will be welcomed by a representative of Eccentric Trails or a tour guide. Straight from the airport let's head to the beautiful seaside town of Negombo where you will be checking into a star-class hotel. There you can take a small break and rest up before you indulge in an authentic Sri Lankan dinner.
Your second day in Sri Lanka is when the real adventure begins! Head on over to Pidurangala, one of Sri Lanka’s best hikes that has the most incredible view of Sigiriya waiting to greet you at the summit. View the ancient rock fortress from the best vantage point in the area to mark an iconic start to your vacation in Sri Lanka.
Follow this up with a quick trip to Ritigala Forest Monastery, an ancient secluded natural reserve in the country for one of a kind experience. Spend the day hiking and exploring the remains of the structures of the Monastery hidden among the dense forest and one of the largest man-made ponds in Sri Lanka and the exceptional architectural design visible to this day in the remaining buildings.
— Dambulla/Kandy/Udawatta Jungle/Kandy
The city of Kandy is the first stop on your second day in Sri Lanka! Pay a visit to one of the most iconic and well-preserved historical and cultural landmarks in Sri Lanka, the Temple of the Tooth Relic before we head out of the city to explore the woods of Udawatta Sanctuary, one of the national parks also known as the Royal Forest Park. This calm, lush green swath of land is home to many species of birds and deer and is just the perfect place for a post-lunch walkabout.
— Kandy/Belilena Cave/Kithulgala/Hatton
On the third day of your journey, its time to say goodbye to the serene city of Kandy and head down to Kitulgala, Sri Lanka’s favorite destination for adventure and extreme sports. Sail through the raging currents of the Kelani river as the winds brush through your hair for a real adrenaline rush at Kithulgala, everyone’s favorite spot for adventure and extreme sports in Sri Lanka. From white water rafting, abseiling, or even exploring waterfalls, Kitulgala is the place to be for anyone looking to have an adventure of a lifetime. Then get your climbing gear on for the next adventure because we are going cave exploring. Walk into the depths of Belilena cave where the skeleton of the pre-historic Sri Lankan known as the “Balangoda Man” was uncovered.
— Hatton/Nuwara Eliya/World's End/Nuwara Eliya
Start the fifth day in Sri Lanka with a tour of the beautiful “Little England” or as we call it today, the city of Nuwara Eliya. Walk along the mist-laden paths of this beautiful town that has some of the most unique architectural feats that only add to the beauty of the town. Then it is time to trek across one of Mother Nature’s most amazing views that graced this island: Horton Plains, a national park that is teeming with diverse wildlife. A Horton Plains hike will definitely have many exciting twists and turns as the native samba deer population of the area and other local fauna like the giant wild squirrels are quite brave and often come quite close to the hiking trails. At the end of your adventure across Horton Plains, behold the breathtaking view at the World’s End and Bakers Falls.
— Nuwara Eliya/Ella/Flying Ravana/Ella
The sixth day of your tour is perfect for anyone looking for a spot of hiking in the Sri Lankan hill country! Climb the famous ‘Little Adam’s Peak’, a mountaintop that offers one of the most breathtaking views in Sri Lanka as the cool air of the Hill Country keeps you from ever feeling too tired. Speaking of views, get the chance to zipline over the city and estates of Ella at the longest and fastest zipline in the country. The perfect balance between nature and adventure, our Ella excursion is just for those who are daring and looking for new experiences.
Leaving the cool and misty Hill Country behind, let’s move onto the fun and unpredictable Sri Lankan wilderness and a safari that is going to be one of the most thrilling experiences you will ever have! Venture into the wilderness of Udawalawa where everything from stealthy leopards to herds of majestic elephants greets you on the wild trails. More adventure awaits you at Wawlpane limestone cave, aptly name for the large community of bats living inside with some records indicating a figure as high as a hundred thousand! After this exciting day of exploring, come back to the comforts of a star-class hotel for a good night’s sleep.
Continuing on the theme of exploring the Sri Lankan wilderness, the eighth day of your tour will take you to Sinharaja Rain Forest. Walk into the lush, cool greenery that is teeming with life. Dip your feet in the cold and refreshing creeks rushing through the forests and peek at the wild animals who frolic leisurely through their homesteads. Have an exciting day of trekking in the rainforest and walking through the beautiful village adjacent to the forest as well.
From the shady green vistas of the Sinharaj Forest, your ninth day in Sri Lanka will take you to the golden sandy beaches of the South. Take to the waves at one of Sri Lanka’s most famous beaches. Dive under the waves and swim shoulder to shoulder with schools of fish along the Galle shore. From scuba diving to banana boat rides, the water sports scene in Galle is exciting on all fronts! Spend a relaxing evening sunbathing on the beach as the southern sea breeze ruffles your hair while you spend a well-earned moment of calm on your vacation.
On the 10th day of your tour, it is time to say goodbye to the windy South and come back to the bustling metropolis of Colombo. Rich with hidden treasures that are worth exploring, the city of Colombo is where you will be able to see modern-day cultural landmarks such as the Gangarama temple, and historical landmarks from more recent history like the Independence Square in the heart of Colombo. Shopping for a bunch of souvenirs from your trip to Sri Lanka for you and your loved ones back home is also on the cards as we will be visiting Lak Madura / Lak Arcade, a center where you can purchase authentic local art and crafts. Return from this city-round trip and little shopping session to the comforts of another star-class hotel for dinner and rest for the night.
Check out from your Colombo abode on the final day in Sri Lanka and say goodbye to this beautiful island. Carry your memories of your eccentric adventure in Sri Lanka with you forever as you head to Bandaranaike International Airport in Katunayake until you return for another magical adventure in Sri Lanka.
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