Multi-Day Tour | Group, Independent, Private

A journey through the hills (7 days)

Sri Lanka In Style

Kotugoda, Sri Lanka To Colombo, Sri Lanka

Valid for Departures Now Through: 17 Jul 2018

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Kotugoda, Sri Lanka
Wallawwa Breakfast

Airport | VIP Arrival | Silk Route Lounge

A representative will be holding a board with your name in the hallway of the terminal. This person will accompany you all the way through immigration – you will be lead to the ‘FAST TRACK’ queue. The same person will be with you as you walk through the Duty-Free area and descent towards a lower floor where there lounge called SILK ROUTE Lounge.

The SILK ROUTE lounge is a large and comfortable room with internet access. Once in the lounge you will be offered a cup of tea. A representative of our company will be there to brief you and address any last minute questions you have about the itinerary. If you would like to change money the best time to do it is now. If so we will accompany you to the main lunge where the money changers are located. Meanwhile customs officers will located and check your luggage, and then deliver it to the lounge. Porters will take your luggage for you as we walk out of the terminal building through a special VIP track all the way to a private VIP car park. There we will load your luggage onto the vehicle and we’re all set. You do not need to tip the porters – we will make sure they are tipped appropriately.

Transfer to Kotugoda

Check in at The Wallawwa, Kotugoda

Wallawwa is nothing like a transit hotel but is a stylish boutique hotel nestled amidst lush tropical gardens. This peaceful and luxurious setting is an ideal first or last stop on a holiday to Sri Lanka.

Room Category & Basis

Garden Suite

Bed & Breakfast Basis

The Wallawwa | Dinner (Optional)

You may like to have dinner today at your hotel. Wallawwa is known to have good food.

Dinner will be served in the main restaurant.

Day 2
Kandy, Sri Lanka
Kandy House Breakfast

Transfer from Wallawwa to Kandy

This morning you will set out on your round tour and proceed to the central part of the island.

Meet the Elephants

On route you will stop by the Millennium Elephant Orphanage and learn the real story behind captive elephants.

Lunch at Millennium Elephant Foundation

Following your walk with the Elephants you will be served lunch at the foundation. Lunch will be a simple Sri Lankan meal.

Check in at The Kandy House, Kandy

This colonial-style mansion 12km from Kandy's town centre, is far enough away to escape the hustle-and-bustle of this congested city, but close enough to use as a base for seeing its most memorable sights.

Room Category and Basis

Ultra Room

Bed & Breakfast Basis

Day 3
Kandy, Sri Lanka
Kandy House Breakfast
Kandy House | BreakfastBreakfast is served on the verandah overlooking the lovely garden.A guided tour of the Botanical Gardens with a BotanistThis morning you will visit the Botanical Gardens. The headquarters of the allied command for the pacific during WWII.

Lunch at Empire Cafe

Empire Cafe is situated in Kandy House and a great spot for lunch.A walking tour of KandyFollowing lunch you will leisurely head out on a guided walk through the streets of Kandy .A guided tour of the Temple of the ToothKnown for telling story of Buddhism, the Temple of the Tooth is a must see in Kandy.Dinner is served on the main verandah. If you would like to dine more privately the hotel can easily place a lovely table in the garden by the pool below. Please ask the management.
Day 4
Hatton, Sri Lanka
Ceylon Tea Trails Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Kandy House | BreakfastBreakfast is served on the verandah overlooking the lovely garden.Check out at Kandy HouseWe check-out of Kandy House. If you have consumed any incidentals please settle with front office before departure.Scenic train ride to the tea countryThis is known to be one of the most scenic train rides in Asia. the train ride will take 2.5 hour and the transfer from there to the hotel will be approx. 30 minutes.Check in at Ceylon Tea Trails Castlereagh, DickoyaNestled in a wooded dell close to a lake, this century-old bungalow offers unrivaled water views and superb garden suites.Room Category & BasisGarden Suite Full Board BasisViewCeylon Tea Trails Castlereagh, Dickoya - TFGView on MapTea Trails | LunchLunch at tea trails is usually served on the verandah of the bungalow. If you are going trekking Tea Trails prepares a lovely picnic. You might like to have lunch in another bungalow, if so please ask the manager.Tea Trails | Afternoon at leisureEnjoy hiking and trekking around the Tea Trails Bungalows, or take a boat ride in the reservoir.Tea Trails honor all the guest with a high tea in each bungalow.Tea Trails | DinnerDinner will be served for all the guests in the main dinning room.
Day 5
Hatton, Sri Lanka
Ceylon Tea Trails Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Tea Trails | Breakfast

Breakfast is usually served on the verandah in each of the bungalows.

A guide visit to a Tea Factory

This mornign you will head out on a visit to Dunkeld tea factory to learn about the art of making tea.

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Tea Trails experience: tea factory with a resident planter - Hatton - TFG

Tea Trails | Lunch

Lunch at tea trails is usually served on the verandah of the bungalow. If you are going trekking Tea Trails prepares a lovely picnic. You might like to have lunch in another bungalow, if so please ask the manager.

Tea Trails | Activities by Tea Trails

Day at leisure. Your car and driver will be at your disposal to go wherever you want.

Different activities are offered by Tea Trails (some at extra costs).

Scenic Walk and Hikes (at Extra costs)

Mountain Biking (at Extra costs if guide is required)

Croquet

Tennis

White Water Rafting (at Extra costs)

Kayak (at Extra costs)

Tea Trails | Dinner

Dinner will be served for all the guests in the main dinning room.

Day 6
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Residence by Uga Escapes Breakfast

Tea Trails | Breakfast

Breakfast is usually served on the verandah in each of the bungalows.

Check out at Ceylon Tea Trails

We check-out of the Tea Trails. If you have consumed any incidentals please settle with front office before departure.

Transfer down to Colombo

You will pass through Kitulgala, a town know famous for white water rafting. If you like we can organize for a rafting experience with lunch on route to Colombo (optional).

Check in at Residence by Uga Escapes, Colombo

A manor house with a history dating back over 200 years. UGA Residence is located centrally with restaurants and cafe's in walking distance.

Room Category & Basis

Park Suite

Bed & Breakfast Basis

Residence by Uga Escapes, Colombo - TFG

Lunch at Rare by Residence (Optonal)

The restaurant at UGA Residence prides itself on its traditional local dishes as well as fusion cuisine prepared with locally available fresh ingredients.

Colombo City Tour with an Expert

This evening you will head out on a city tour of Colombo with a host who knows city liek the back of his hand.

Hidden history city walking tours - Colombo - TFG

Dinner at Ministry of Crab

Tonight you will diner at Ministry of Crab - one of Asia's top 50 restaurants!

Day 7
Colombo, Sri Lanka
None Breakfast

UGA Residence | Breakfast

Breakfast will be served at the main restaurant

Transfer to the airport

Tour Features

Experience(s)

  • Adventure
  • Family Vacations
  • Rail Journeys
  • Romance & Honeymoons

Description

Travel through the stunning landscapes and verdant mountains of Sri Lanka's hill country and explore the island's last kingdom, which is surrounded by the tea plantations which put Sri Lanka on the world map.

About Us

Sri Lanka In Style which began life in 2004, is one of the leading travel companies in Sri Lanka and the exclusive Virtuoso On-Site for the island. Operating from offices in Colombo, we specialise in creating luxurious, stylish tours which go above and beyond the ordinary. Sri Lanka In Style lives and breathes Sri Lankan culture, and is the first to know about the latest attractions the country has to offer. We have dug deep for the lesser-known delights of the country, and offer a constantly expanding range of unique experiences that set our tours apart from others on the market.

Insider Tip

Don’t climb Sigiriya at midday – there is little shade and the heat can make it a tiring climb.Eating out in Colombo? Look no further than The Gallery Café – delicious food and a great atmosphere.

Terms & Conditions

The Payment Schedule

• There will be no binding contract for your holiday until we have received a signed booking form and/or payment of the deposit/sum required. You need only pay the deposit shown on the invoice at the time of booking, and you must pay the balance at least 45 days prior to departure.

• Please kindly note that bookings can only be considered CONFIRMED once the requested deposit or full payment is made.

• If you are booking a holiday for the peak period (December 15 to January 15) you may be required to pay the full amount at the time of booking. This will depend on the terms and conditions of the supplier.

How to pay?

• We accept all major credit cards. VISA, MASTER and AMEX. Please note that Sri Lanka In Style is a security aware business and for our guests financial security, we do not advise our guests to provide credit card details via e-mail. We prefer to call you to obtain the details. Unlike many of our competitors we do NOT add credit card fees.

• We take Bank Transfers as well.

• Once payment has been settled we will issue an confirmation voucher, contact details and will assign the chauffer guide. The confirmation voucher contains details of the arrival procedure as well as important contact numbers.

Cancellation

• All cancellations must be advised in writing and will take effect the day we receive it. Standard Cancellation Terms apply however where possible we voluntarily negotiate with the hotels and service providers on your behalf and refund all recoverable costs for cancellations beyond our terms and conditions.

• We will be entitled to retain part of the payment made by you as compensation for the work that has been put into preparing the itinerary. The compensation amount will differ according to whether the holiday period is during peak times or off-peak times in accordance with the tables below.

• Our standard cancellation policy is as follows:

Off Peak Period

• If you cancel more than 45 days prior to arrival the deposit is non-refundable.

• If you cancel between 30 and 45 days prior to arrival the cancellation is 40% of the holiday price.

• If you cancel between 15 and 29 days prior to arrival the cancellation is 60% of the holiday price.

• If you cancel between 14and 0 days prior to arrival the cancellation is 100% of the holiday price.

Peak Period. (December 15 to January 15)

• If you cancel more than 45 days prior to arrival the deposit is non-refundable.

• If you cancel between 0 and 45 days prior to arrival the cancellation is 100% of the holiday price.



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