Sri Lanka & Maldives Adventure

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Run by: G Adventures

Reference number: ASSM

From: £1519.20

This 14-day combo trip brings together the best of Sri Lanka’s cultural highlights and the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to sail the islands of the Maldives aboard a dhoni boat. Experience a safari in Udawalawe National Park, discover cultural treasures of Negombo and Kandy, and then spend an entire week cruising from one tiny and perfect atoll island to another, snorkelling in crystal-clear waters and stretching out on blazing white-sand beaches. From culture to paradise, this tour’s got it all.

Day 1 Negombo

Arrive at any time.

Day 2 Negombo/Kandy (1B, 1L)

Drive to Kandy, visiting a spice plantation en route. Enjoy lunch at G Adventures-supported Sthree Craft Shop and CafÉ. Later, explore Temple of the Tooth.

Day 3 Kandy (1B)

Explore Kandy with a free day.

Day 4 Kandy to Ella area (1D)

Travel by private vehicle to the historic town of Nuwara Eliya and enjoy some free time. Continue the journey to the rolling green valleys of the Ella area and spend 2 nights at the G Adventures-supported AMBA estate, an organic farm and guest house.

Day 5 Ella area (1B, 1D)

In the morning, enjoy a tour through the tea plantation and learn about one of the nation’s most popular exports followed by a tea tasting. After enjoy free time to soak in the stunning scenery, opt to hike to Ella Rock, or visit Ella town by tuk tuk. This evening, enjoy a cooking demonstration of classic homestyle Sri Lankan dishes, a delicious mixture of savoury and sweet.

Day 6 Ella/Udawalawe National Park (1B, 1D)

Depart Amba Estate in the morning after enjoying a delicious home cooked breakfast. Begin the journey to Udawalawe National Park and visit the Elephant Transit home before enjoying an afternoon wildife safari through Udawalawe National Park. Afterwards, head to a tented camp by the lake on the boundary of National Park and relax with a BBQ dinner around the campfire.

Day 7 Udawalawe National Park/Unawatuna (1B)

After breakfast transfer from Udawalawe to Galle for a tour of the fort and city. Later, head to Unawatuna, on the south coast, for a final night with the group.

Day 8 Unawatuna/South MalÉ Atoll (1D)

Hop on a flight to MalÉ for the Maldives portion of your trip. Transfer to South MalÉ Atoll. Settle in, and set sail on a voyage of discovery.

Day 9 South MalÉ Atoll/Felidhu Atholhu (1B, 1L, 1D)

Spend the next five days cruising around the South MalÉ and Felidhu atolls, disembarking to visit islands and sandbars along the way. On Fulidhu, mingle with locals and experience a traditional drumming performance. Bodu Moro Island is home to idyllic uninhabited beaches – the perfect photo opt.

Aboard the dhoni, spend free time as you please – lounge on the sundecks and take in the views, relax with a good book, or socialize with fellow travellers as you enjoy delicious local seafood.

Off the boat, opt to swim and enjoy snorkelling about twice a day amongst the spectacular marine life of the Maldives. The shallow islands and amazing coral reefs make it a key feeding ground for many species of tropical fish. Keep an eye out for turtles, reef sharks, stingrays, and octopuses.

Day 14 South MalÉ Atoll/Male (1B)

In the morning, make the short crossing to MalÉ. The tour ends on arrival at MalÉ International Airport.

Departures

Departure Date Return Date Availability Price
26/07/2019 08/08/2019 0 £1899.00
02/08/2019 15/08/2019 0 £1899.00
09/08/2019 22/08/2019 0 £1899.00
16/08/2019 29/08/2019 0 £1899.00
23/08/2019 05/09/2019 0 £1899.00
30/08/2019 12/09/2019 0 £1899.00
06/09/2019 19/09/2019 0 £1519.20
13/09/2019 26/09/2019 9 £1899.00
20/09/2019 03/10/2019 10 £1899.00
27/09/2019 10/10/2019 8 £1899.00
04/10/2019 17/10/2019 0 £1899.00
11/10/2019 24/10/2019 8 £1899.00
18/10/2019 31/10/2019 10 £1899.00
25/10/2019 07/11/2019 8 £1899.00
01/11/2019 14/11/2019 10 £1999.00
08/11/2019 21/11/2019 9 £1999.00
15/11/2019 28/11/2019 8 £1999.00
22/11/2019 05/12/2019 1 £1999.00
29/11/2019 12/12/2019 14 £1999.00
20/12/2019 02/01/2020 0 £2099.00
29/12/2019 11/01/2020 10 £2099.00
05/01/2020 18/01/2020 11 £2099.00
12/01/2020 25/01/2020 0 £2099.00
19/01/2020 01/02/2020 10 £2099.00
26/01/2020 08/02/2020 12 £2099.00
02/02/2020 15/02/2020 9 £1999.00
09/02/2020 22/02/2020 13 £1999.00
16/02/2020 29/02/2020 12 £1999.00
23/02/2020 07/03/2020 9 £1999.00
01/03/2020 14/03/2020 12 £1999.00
08/03/2020 21/03/2020 10 £1999.00
15/03/2020 28/03/2020 11 £1999.00
22/03/2020 04/04/2020 10 £1999.00
29/03/2020 11/04/2020 13 £1999.00
05/04/2020 18/04/2020 10 £1899.00
12/04/2020 25/04/2020 14 £1899.00
19/04/2020 02/05/2020 14 £1899.00
26/04/2020 09/05/2020 14 £1899.00
05/07/2020 18/07/2020 14 £1899.00
12/07/2020 25/07/2020 14 £1899.00
19/07/2020 01/08/2020 14 £1899.00
26/07/2020 08/08/2020 14 £1899.00
02/08/2020 15/08/2020 14 £1899.00
09/08/2020 22/08/2020 14 £1899.00
16/08/2020 29/08/2020 13 £1899.00
23/08/2020 05/09/2020 14 £1899.00
30/08/2020 12/09/2020 14 £1899.00
06/09/2020 19/09/2020 14 £1899.00
13/09/2020 26/09/2020 12 £1899.00
20/09/2020 03/10/2020 14 £1899.00
27/09/2020 10/10/2020 14 £1899.00
04/10/2020 17/10/2020 14 £1899.00
11/10/2020 24/10/2020 14 £1899.00
18/10/2020 31/10/2020 14 £1899.00
25/10/2020 07/11/2020 14 £1899.00
01/11/2020 14/11/2020 14 £1999.00
08/11/2020 21/11/2020 14 £1999.00
15/11/2020 28/11/2020 4 £1999.00
22/11/2020 05/12/2020 14 £1999.00
29/11/2020 12/12/2020 14 £1999.00
06/12/2020 19/12/2020 14 £2099.00
13/12/2020 26/12/2020 14 £2099.00
20/12/2020 02/01/2021 14 £2099.00
03/01/2021 16/01/2021 14 £1899.00
10/01/2021 23/01/2021 14 £1899.00
17/01/2021 30/01/2021 14 £1899.00
24/01/2021 06/02/2021 14 £1899.00
31/01/2021 13/02/2021 14 £1899.00
07/02/2021 20/02/2021 14 £1899.00
14/02/2021 27/02/2021 14 £1899.00
21/02/2021 06/03/2021 14 £1899.00
28/02/2021 13/03/2021 14 £1899.00
07/03/2021 20/03/2021 14 £1899.00
14/03/2021 27/03/2021 14 £1899.00
21/03/2021 03/04/2021 14 £1899.00
28/03/2021 10/04/2021 14 £1899.00
04/04/2021 17/04/2021 14 £1899.00
11/04/2021 24/04/2021 14 £1899.00
18/04/2021 01/05/2021 14 £1899.00
25/04/2021 08/05/2021 14 £1899.00
04/07/2021 17/07/2021 14 £1899.00
11/07/2021 24/07/2021 14 £1899.00
18/07/2021 31/07/2021 14 £1899.00
25/07/2021 07/08/2021 14 £1899.00
01/08/2021 14/08/2021 14 £1899.00
08/08/2021 21/08/2021 14 £1899.00
15/08/2021 28/08/2021 14 £1899.00
22/08/2021 04/09/2021 14 £1899.00
29/08/2021 11/09/2021 14 £1899.00
05/09/2021 18/09/2021 14 £1899.00
12/09/2021 25/09/2021 14 £1899.00
19/09/2021 02/10/2021 14 £1899.00
26/09/2021 09/10/2021 14 £1899.00
03/10/2021 16/10/2021 14 £1899.00
10/10/2021 23/10/2021 14 £1899.00
17/10/2021 30/10/2021 14 £1899.00
24/10/2021 06/11/2021 14 £1899.00
31/10/2021 13/11/2021 14 £1899.00
07/11/2021 20/11/2021 14 £1899.00
14/11/2021 27/11/2021 14 £1899.00
21/11/2021 04/12/2021 14 £1899.00
28/11/2021 11/12/2021 14 £1899.00
05/12/2021 18/12/2021 14 £1899.00
12/12/2021 25/12/2021 14 £1899.00
19/12/2021 01/01/2022 14 £1899.00

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