Knuckles Mountain Range Sri Lanka

GLAMPING IN SRILANKA

Sri-Lanka

GLAMPING IN SRILANKA

trip highlights  PLAN YOUR TRIP

  • Full day trekking and waterfall hopping with some breath-taking vistas
  • visit Sri Lanka's second largest and most visited National Park
  • Test your luck in spotting leopard, bear etc
  • Explore Colombo's colonial and modern buildings

Set in the Indian Ocean in South Asia, the tropical island nation of Sri Lanka has a history dating back to the birth of time.It is a place where the original soul of Buddhism still flourishes and where nature’s beauty remains abundant and unspoilt. Few places in the world can offer the traveller such a remarkable combination of stunning landscapes, pristine beaches, captivating cultural heritage and unique experiences within such a compact location.

Day

1

Airport - BIA - Knuckles 132 km / Approx
Knuckles

Arrive at the Airport in the morning to be greeted by representative who will escort you to your vehicle. Proceed to the cool climes of the beautiful Knuckles mountain range in the central highlands. Stay in an Eco-friendly luxury tented camp (No A/C - hot water available). Rest and relax. Overnight stay in Knuckles.


Day

2

Knuckles
Knuckles

Full day trekking and waterfall hopping with some breath-taking vistas and scenic views of cloud forests and mountains. The Knuckles National Heritage and Wilderness Area or the Knuckles Mountain Range is a mountain range that covers an area of 155 sq km. The forest contains five major Forest formations and includes a wide variety of uncommon and endemic fauna & flora. The knuckles is a mountain range with fascinating and out of this world mountain scenery. A number of large mammals like Elephants, Leopards, Sambur, Deer, a large number of reptiles, birds and fishes etc. are found in abundance at the knuckles range. Out of the many endemic birds and reptile species, the Blotched Filamented Barb & Martins tine Barb (Fish), Tenants Horned Lizard, and the Marbled Cliff Frog are endemic to this mountain range. Overnight stay in Knuckles.


Day

3

Knuckles - Yala 297 km / Approx
Yala

Drive to Yala, in the deep south; where you can visit Sri Lankas second largest and most visited National Park. Check into the hotel. Rest and relax. Overnight stay in Yala.


Day

4

Yala
Yala

Take full day jeep Safari at the Yala National Park (morning and afternoon safaris), and test your luck in spotting leopard, bear, samba, dear, Elephants, Buffalo, Monkeys and numerous bird species among the park’s rich variety of wildlife. With the world’s highest density of leopards, Yala surprises you with these striking big cats lurking secretively, majestic elephants and other wildlife rambling freely, a glorious spectacle. Encounter these beautiful creatures on a safari excursion taking you through the wild. Overnight stay in Yala.


Day

5

Yala - Colombo 253 km
Colombo

After morning safari at Yala National Park, drive to the countrys commercial capital, Colombo, a compact city with both colonial grandeur and glamour of modernization. Explore Colombo, its colonial and modern buildings, variety of restaurants, cafes, shops and nightlife at leisure. Overnight at Colombo.


Day

6

Colombo - Airport - BIA 37 km
Colombo

After a brief city tour in Colombo, drive to the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) to take your international flight.


Inclusions

  • Meet and greet at Colombo International Airport
  • Hotel accommodation on Full Board Basis for the round tour and Bed and Breakfast basis in Colombo.
  • 05 Breakfasts at the hotel itself.
  • 04 Hotel Lunches and 02 outside lunches included on the date of arrival and departure.
  • 04 Hotel Dinners and 01 outside Indian Dinner at Colombo included.
  • Transportation in an Air-conditioned vehicle with private transfers / vehicle at your disposal throughout the tour.
  • Services of an English-speaking Guide.
  • Free water bottles will be provided on tour (Per person 02 no of 500ml bottles)
  • Entrance fees for the excursions mentioned in the tour itinerary.

Exclusions

  • International Air fare charges
  • Domestic airfare (quoted separately, if requested)
  • Visa fees
  • Personal Travel Insurance
  • Early check in and late check out
  • Personal expenditure, such as drinks, souvenirs, laundry, camera fees, communications, postage, gratuities etc.

Type of Vacation


Adventure


Beaches & Sun


Family


Nature

PLAN YOUR TRIP

Set in the Indian Ocean in South Asia, the tropical island nation of Sri Lanka has a history dating back to the birth of time.It is a place where the original soul of Buddhism still flourishes and where nature’s beauty remains abundant and unspoilt.
Few places in the world can offer the traveller such a remarkable combination of stunning landscapes, pristine beaches, captivating cultural heritage and unique experiences within such a compact location.

yala-national-park-sri-lanka-kayak

Detailed Itinerary

Day

1

Airport - BIA - Knuckles 132 km / Approx
Knuckles

Arrive at the Airport in the morning to be greeted by representative who will escort you to your vehicle. Proceed to the cool climes of the beautiful Knuckles mountain range in the central highlands. Stay in an Eco-friendly luxury tented camp (No A/C - hot water available). Rest and relax. Overnight stay in Knuckles.


Day

2

Knuckles
Knuckles

Full day trekking and waterfall hopping with some breath-taking vistas and scenic views of cloud forests and mountains. The Knuckles National Heritage and Wilderness Area or the Knuckles Mountain Range is a mountain range that covers an area of 155 sq km. The forest contains five major Forest formations and includes a wide variety of uncommon and endemic fauna & flora. The knuckles is a mountain range with fascinating and out of this world mountain scenery. A number of large mammals like Elephants, Leopards, Sambur, Deer, a large number of reptiles, birds and fishes etc. are found in abundance at the knuckles range. Out of the many endemic birds and reptile species, the Blotched Filamented Barb & Martins tine Barb (Fish), Tenants Horned Lizard, and the Marbled Cliff Frog are endemic to this mountain range. Overnight stay in Knuckles.


Day

3

Knuckles - Yala 297 km / Approx
Yala

Drive to Yala, in the deep south; where you can visit Sri Lankas second largest and most visited National Park. Check into the hotel. Rest and relax. Overnight stay in Yala.


Day

4

Yala
Yala

Take full day jeep Safari at the Yala National Park (morning and afternoon safaris), and test your luck in spotting leopard, bear, samba, dear, Elephants, Buffalo, Monkeys and numerous bird species among the park’s rich variety of wildlife. With the world’s highest density of leopards, Yala surprises you with these striking big cats lurking secretively, majestic elephants and other wildlife rambling freely, a glorious spectacle. Encounter these beautiful creatures on a safari excursion taking you through the wild. Overnight stay in Yala.


Day

5

Yala - Colombo 253 km
Colombo

After morning safari at Yala National Park, drive to the countrys commercial capital, Colombo, a compact city with both colonial grandeur and glamour of modernization. Explore Colombo, its colonial and modern buildings, variety of restaurants, cafes, shops and nightlife at leisure. Overnight at Colombo.


Day

6

Colombo - Airport - BIA 37 km
Colombo

After a brief city tour in Colombo, drive to the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) to take your international flight.


Hotels

INCLUSIONS

  • Meet and greet at Colombo International Airport
  • Hotel accommodation on Full Board Basis for the round tour and Bed and Breakfast basis in Colombo.
  • 05 Breakfasts at the hotel itself.
  • 04 Hotel Lunches and 02 outside lunches included on the date of arrival and departure.
  • 04 Hotel Dinners and 01 outside Indian Dinner at Colombo included.
  • Transportation in an Air-conditioned vehicle with private transfers / vehicle at your disposal throughout the tour.
  • Services of an English-speaking Guide.
  • Free water bottles will be provided on tour (Per person 02 no of 500ml bottles)
  • Entrance fees for the excursions mentioned in the tour itinerary.

EXCLUSIONS

  • International Air fare charges
  • Domestic airfare (quoted separately, if requested)
  • Visa fees
  • Personal Travel Insurance
  • Early check in and late check out
  • Personal expenditure, such as drinks, souvenirs, laundry, camera fees, communications, postage, gratuities etc.

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