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"Sri Lanka - Pearl of the East"

Departing London on 11th Mar 2024.

Holidays & More offers its latest group holiday "Sri Lanka - Pearl of the East" to discover the scintillating island paradise of Sri Lanka.

An absorbing 8-day holiday to Sri Lanka provides a plethora of fascinating offers – a deluge of cultural diversities, awe inspiring sites and monuments around the Habarana and Sigiriya, natural treasures of its sublime Tea estates the beautiful beaches, and not to forget the mouth-watering cuisines of South-East Asia.

Embark on a fulfilling holiday covering the cultural diversities of Sri Lanka

  • Guru Nanak Darbar Gurdwara & Serene Gangaram Temple in Colombo
  • Elephant Orphanage in Pinnawella
  • Amazing Rock Fortress in Sigiriya and Cave Temples in Dambulla the Sita Amman temple in Nuwara Eliya & Lord Buddha’s Tooth Relic Temple in Kandy
  • The vast Tea Estates at Nuwara Eliya and the Pristine beaches in the South

You may be able to extend your holiday to India, as well !

Come, and book your escapade to Sri Lanka while places are available.

Sri Lanka is calling you!
Highlights at a glance
  • Explore Colombo – Guru Nanak Darbar Gurdwara, Gangaram Temple & the Dawatagaha Mosque
  • Embrace the Elephants at the Orphanage in Pinnawella
  • Admire the Rock Fortress in Sigiriya & Cave temple in Dambulla
  • Spice Garden in Matale
  • Rejoice in the cultural evening extravaganza in Kandy
  • Follow the mythology preservation of Ramayana at the Sita Amman temple
  • Appreciate Lord Buddha’s virtues at the Tooth Relic Temple
  • Be inspired by the natural beauty and Tea Estates at Nuwara Eliya
  • Simply submerge in the pristine beaches of the Bentota in the South
  • Turtle Hatchery near Bentota
  • Flights in economy class for international travel from London Heathrow
  • 01 night’s hotel stay in Colombo on bed and breakfast basis
  • 01 night’s stay in Habarana or Sigiriya on bed and breakfast basis
  • 02 nights’s stay in Bentota on bed and breakfast basis
  • 02 nights’s stay in Kandy on bed and breakfast basis
  • All lunches and Dinners during the trip at local restaurants or hotels
  • One exclusive special dinner with traditional cultural show
  • All transportation for transfers and sightseeing tours as mentioned in the program including transportation by our deluxe coach(s)
  • Entrance fees to the monuments
  • Services of qualified English-speaking guide in Sri Lanka
  • Current taxes
  • Entry visa of Sri Lanka (approx. £ 55 per person)
  • Other insurances (Health esc.) or Covid test requirements
  • Any meals, other than specified
  • Any other expenses which are not mentioned in itinerary
  • Items of personal nature such as alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, laundry
  • Beverage, drinks, and mineral water during meals
  • Any other optional sightseeing tours
  • Rates are correct at the time of sending, but in case of any increase imposed by the Government on any services included in the program; Agency will have the right to increase its rates accordingly.
  • Check-in and check-out times are per international regulations.
  • The Agency can handle all complaints of the Tour Operator’s clients only if advised during guest stay. No complains will be handled after clients’ final departure.

Sri Lanka - Pearl of the East

  • Package price on twin/triple share basis : £1795.00 per person (Booked before 31st Dec 2023)
  • Package price on twin/triple share basis : £1895.00 per person (Booked after 31st Dec 2023)
  • Supplement for room on single occupancy: £395.00 per single
  • Pay Deposit Now* - £300.00 per person immediately to reserve your place(s).
Departure Dates & Prices
Departures Heathrow Airport (LHR)
Monday, March 11, 2024£1795 PP
  • Minimum deposit - £ 300.00 per person
  • Final payments 8 weeks from travel dates.
  • Supplement for Single room will be extra.
  • Upgrades to higher category rooms available.
Additional Departure Gateways
Other Regional Airports Are Available On Request-

Sri Lanka - Pearl of the East

11th Mar 2024(Mon)DEPARTURE FROM UK
  • Board the flights to Colombo
  • Overnight on board flight(s)
12th Mar 2024(Tue)Arrival in Colombo
  • Arrive Colombo. Upon your arrival at Colombo International Airport, you will be warmly welcomed by our dedicated representative. They will assist with your luggage and transportation to the elegant Colombo hotel
  • After enjoying a sumptuous breakfast, your day begins with a comprehensive city tour of Colombo, the vibrant capital of Sri Lanka. You will visit notable attractions including the Gurdwara Colombo - Sri Guru Nanak Darbar, the serene Gangarama Temple, the picturesque Galle Face Green, Independence Square, the grand BMICH (Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall), the historic Dawatagaha Mosque, and the iconic Red Mosque
  • You'll have the opportunity to indulge in a delectable lunch at a local restaurant, where you can savour the flavors of Sri Lankan cuisine
  • Return to the hotel for dinner and retire for another night of relaxation
  • Overnight in Colombo
13th Mar 2024(Wed)From Colombo to Sigiriya via Pinnawala
  • Following an early breakfast, your journey kicks off at 7 a.m. with a visit to the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, providing a heartwarming opportunity to witness these majestic creatures in their natural habitat
  • Lunch awaits at a local restaurant in Habarana, after which you'll conquer the world-renowned Sigiriya Rock Fortress, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. As the day concludes, find comfort and culinary delights at the hotel in Habarana for dinner and a peaceful night's sleep
  • Stay overnight in Habarana or Sigiriya
14th Mar 2024(Thu)Exploring Sigiriya and En Route to Kandy
  • After a hearty breakfast, your adventure continues as you make your way to Kandy. En route, stop to explore the fascinating Dambulla Cave Temples and a spice garden in Matale, where you can indulge in the aromatic wonders of Sri Lankan spices. Upon reaching Kandy, embark on a city tour, featuring a visit to the revered Temple of the Tooth Relic and an opportunity to peruse exquisite gems at a local shop
  • Enjoy a special cultural evening that brings a taste of Sri Lankan cuisine with a traditional cultural show and fire dancers
  • Stay two nights in Kandy
15th Mar 2024(Fri)Day Trip to Nuwara Eliya
  • Today, you'll embark on a day trip to Nuwara Eliya, often referred to as "Little England" due to its colonial charm. En route, you'll have the chance to explore tea plantations and a tea factory, gaining insights into the art of tea production. Upon arrival in Nuwara Eliya, you'll explore its enchanting colonial cityscape, including a visit to Sita Amman Temple. A delicious lunch at a local restaurant in Nuwara Eliya will recharge you before returning to Kandy. Return to the hotel in Kandy, where your evening will be spent while savouring a delightful dinner
16th Mar 2024(Sat)Journey to Bentota
  • Following a fulfilling breakfast, your journey continues as you make your way to Bentota, a coastal paradise renowned for its pristine beaches and tranquil atmosphere. You'll relish a mouthwatering lunch at a local restaurant and have the afternoon to unwind on the beautiful beach or explore the local surroundings. Whether we choose to dine at the hotel or a local restaurant, your evening meal promises to be a delightful culinary experience in Bentota. Stay two nights in Beruwala
17th Mar 2024(Sun)Turtle Hatchery and Madu River Boat Trip
  • Your day starts with a visit to a turtle hatchery, offering an opportunity to learn about conservation efforts to protect these fascinating creatures. Later, you'll embark on a picturesque boat trip along the enchanting Madu River, where you'll navigate through mangroves and encounter local wildlife. Lunch will be a delightful affair at a local restaurant, and your evening meal can be enjoyed at the hotel or a nearby restaurant in Bentota
18th Mar 2024(Mon)Departure from Colombo for UK
  • On your departure day, depending on your flight schedule, you'll have the chance to savour lunch during the day
  • After checking out from your hotel in Bentota, you'll be transferred to Colombo International Airport for your onward journey. Bid farewell to Sri Lanka with cherished memories of a well-rounded and enriching journey that showcased the country's diverse cultural heritage, natural beauty, and warm hospitality
  • Aboard the flight to UK or Extend your holiday!
Booking conditions
  • All deposits paid on the booking are strictly non-refundable.
  • All above offers are subject to availability on first come first serve basis
  • Itinerary is subject to change
  • Our booking terms and conditions apply. Please refer to our full t&c on
  • Specific seating, room and food requests are all subject to availability.
  • We will endeavour to meet all requests, but they cannot be guaranteed.
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