Sri Lanka Experience

Beautiful people and beautiful scenery

Sri Lanka Experience is the absolute best of Sri Lanka in 12 days.

- Explore the fascinating Golden Temple caves, visit a local Sri Lankan village and learn first hand about local life before climbing Pidurangala Rock for an amazing view over the famous Sigiriya Rock Fortress.

-  Stroll through rolling green tea plantations, pick tea with the locals, experience thundering waterfalls, Little Adam’s Peak and the famous Nine Arches Bridge.

-  Get up close and personal with some of the world’s most amazing wildlife on a once in a lifetime Safari experience. Spot herds of wild free roaming elephants, crocodiles, water buffalo and all kinds of beautiful birdlife!

-  Relax on the beautiful white sandy beaches of southern Sri Lanka and learn to surf.

-  Visit a Buddhist Monastery and spend time with the local monks, learning their way of life and teaching them English.

Booking Conditions

Age Restriction: 40

Fitness Requirement: Normal

What's included

  • Airport Pickup
  • All Activities
  • All Accommodation
  • All Transport
  • Help with Onward Travel

What To Bring

  • Passport
  • Visa (if required)



Day 1 : Arrive & Meet Your Group
We’ll pick you up from Colombo airport and take you to your beach front hotel in Negombo. You’ll then have plenty of time to recover from your long flight, chill out and meet everyone in your group.
Meals :None

Day 2 : Tuk Tuk Ride & Local Markets
Discover the beachside town of Negombo by tuk tuk and visit the famous local fish market, before heading north to the beautiful and sacred town of Dambulla. The next two nights we will stay in a unique and beautiful ‘glamping’ resort.
Meals :Breakfast

Day 3 : Golden Temple Cave, Local Village & Sigiriya
An amazing and diverse day starting with the iconic Rock Cave Temple followed by an authentic local village experience. We’ll cruise by boat and learn how to make delicious Sri Lankan food, before experiencing a stunning view of the famous Sigiriya Rock Fortress.
Meals :Breakfast, Lunch

Day 4 : Spice Garden, Temple of the Tooth & Kandy
Today we’ll head south via a spice garden before arriving in the cultural centre of Sri Lanka – Kandy. We’ll visit the amazing Temple of the Tooth and wander around the beautiful lake and town of Kandy, before heading out for dinner and a few drinks.
Meals :Breakfast

Day 5 : Tea Plantations, Waterfalls & Train to Ella
We’ll continue south through stunning rolling green tea plantations, stopping to learn how to pick and make tea; Sri Lanka’s most famous export. We’ll make the short hike to a beautiful thundering waterfall before boarding the ‘world’s most scenic train’ to the town of Ella. Once we arrive we’ll head into town for dinner and a night out!
Meals :Breakfast

Day 6 : Little Adam's Peak and Night out in Ella
A free morning to relax and explore the beautiful little town of Ella, do some shopping or unwind with a traditional massage. We’ll then hike the stunning Little Adam’s Peak and enjoy the spectacular views. We’ll spend the rest of the day chilling out.
Meals :Breakfast

Day 7 : Nine Arches Bridge & National Park
This morning we’ll visit the famous Nine Arches Bridge before heading south to the beautiful Udawalawe National Park where we’ll stay in unique riverside ‘glamping’ tents.
Meals :Breakfast

Day 8 : Safari Time!!
A truly unforgettable day as we travel by jeep and watch the sun rise over the amazing soaring highlands of the Udawalawe National Park; one of the world’s best places to spot herds of wild free roaming elephants, crocodiles and amazing bird life. That afternoon we’ll make our way to some stunning tropical beaches and finish the day watching the sunset and playing cricket with the locals.
Meals :Breakfast

Day 9 : Learn to Surf & Beach Time
After a relaxing morning on ‘Sri Lanka’s most beautiful beach’ we’ll continue along the coast and stop for a private surf lesson on the super friendly and relaxed Welligama Beach, before heading out for a few drinks and beach party!
Meals :Breakfast

Day 10 : Galle & Buddhist Monk Visit
Today we’ll explore the exotic world heritage town of Galle. A fascinating town of Dutch colonial buildings, ancient mosques, quirky cafes, boutiques and great shopping! After a tasty lunch we’ll have the truly special experience of visiting a Buddhist Monastery where we’ll spend time with the local monk students, learning their way of life and teaching them English.
Meals :Breakfast

Day 11 : Beach Time, Colombo & Farewell Dinner
A final morning to relax on the beach before we make our way back to the capital city, Colombo. We’ll check in to our funky boutique hotel and get ready to head out, explore the city, experience a beautiful sunset and have our final dinner and party together!
Meals :Breakfast, Dinner

Day 12 : Check Out & Onward Travel
Your epic adventure comes to an end today. Your group leader will help organise your onward travel including airport transfers.
Meals :None


An airport pickup is included at any time on the start date or before!

Optional Excursions

Optional Activities (Available to sign up on tour with your guide)

  • Safari
  • Adventure
  • Surfing

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Recent Independent Reviews

  • On Tourradar April 25, 2019

    I had an amazing time with intro travel on this Sri Lanka tour. It’s well organised and the tour guides had really good knowledge and were able to share their beautiful country with us. Our group leader was Roisin, who is an absolute star. Always there for you what ever you need. Always quick to act if something is going 100% right, willing to do anything to get us out food correctly or even a perfect insta shot. She is wonderful!! Overall this tour is definitely worth booking on to, intro travel NEVER disappoints.


    On Tourradar April 17, 2019

    This tour was my third intro tour & again was another amazing experience! The itinerary had everything I wanted to do whilst away & covered a lot of Sri Lanka & The accommodation was a lot better than I expected. One of the reasons I enjoyed the tour so much was because of our tour leader was Roisin, she was the best tour leader by far our of the three I’ve had. She was very approachable & her enthusiasm & energy was infectious & ongoing throughout the whole trip! Thanks Roisin for making this trip the best one yet

    On Tourradar April 10, 2019

    Yet another amazing experience with intro travel ! While this a new country for the company and therefore requires some more work to finesse their product they still ensured I had an amazing time ! Something I’ve noticed with intro travel is the leaders never fail to be amazing and Charley sure kept up that record ! An amazing bundle of fun to be around. She made the tour amazing and can’t thank her enough for that !

    On Tourradar March 27, 2019

    Just finished the Sri Lanka Experience and it was the best two weeks ever! The itinerary was jam packed and all of the activities were so much fun! Roisin was an amazing tour guide and she made the trip run so smoothly whilst making sure we all had a ball! Would definitely recommend!!

    On Tourradar March 27, 2019

    Just finished the Sri Lanka Experience and it was the best two weeks ever! The itinerary was jam packed and all of the activities were so much fun! Roisin was an amazing tour guide and she made the trip run so smoothly whilst making sure we all had a ball! Would definitely recommend!!

    On Tourradar March 25, 2019

    Amazing mix of accommodation, seeing all the beautiful sights in Sri Lanka. Our guide was incredibly informative and went out of her way to ensure every one had a fantastic time. Our bus driver was fantastic and even organised Wi-Fi. All the local guides were outstanding, excellent English and very knowledgeable. A busy trip, but with enough free time to relax