Day 01: AIRPORT – NEGOMBO
Arriving at Katunayake airport, you will be transferred to the hotel where you can enjoy the interesting coastal town of Negombo. As the first exercise, you will visit the fishing village and return to rest.
Overnight Stay: Negombo
Day 02: NEGOMBO – HAPUTHALE
After breakfast, you will saddle up and set off on the back roads for the long drive up to Lipton’s Seat tea trail in Haputale. There you will have a bird’s eye view of 5 provinces of Sri Lanka. The drive up to Lipton’s Seat will be an adventurous with a breathtaking view of highlands of Sri Lanka.
Overnight Stay: Haputhale
Day 03: HAPUTHALE –NUWARA ELIYA via HORTON PLAINS
Leaving Haputale, you will head to Horton Plains National Park, an UNESCO world heritage site which consists of ecosystems such as Montane evergreen forests, grasslands, marshy lands and aquatic ecosystem and also an endemic flora and fauna. You will hike in Horton Plains to visit the World’s End where the plateau comes to a sudden end, a stunning escarpment that plunges 880m. Next you will travel via hairpin roads to NuwaraEliya city, known as Little England by British Colonials where they used to stay here to escape from the scorching heat of the lowlands. In NuwaraEliya you will get the chance to see several buildings with colonial era architectural style.
Overnight Stay: NuwaraEliya
Day 04: NUWARA ELIYA – KANDY via WEWATHENNA
Drive early morning to reach Wewathenna via the Kandapola and passing the Randenigal dam and back to Kandy via the Victoria Dam
Lake Plains or Wewathanna is one of the best gift from the nature. It is difficult to reach but there are no words to describe once you reach lake plains which is wrapped with a splendid atmosphere all around, Road to wewathenna starts after passing few meters from Medamahanuwara town. There is a big name board showing the information of Bomure monument to the right side of the road. At the starting point the road divides to two directions. Upper/left road goes to Rajagala and the Lower/right road goes top Bomure. Only 4WD vehicle or Motor Cycles can reach lake plains. 7 kms to reach the destination from Madamahanuwara.
Overnight Stay: Kandy
Day 05: KANDY – MATHALE – KNUCKLES
In the morning you will head to upcountry of Sri Lanka the mountainous escarpment and tea country. You will see the mountain range rising through the sky like a clenched fist. The entire area is characterized by its striking landscapes often robed in thick layers of clouds and mist. Knuckles Conservation Forest, which is a UNESCO world heritage site is considered as a super biodiversity hotspot. You will drive and hike in the Knuckles Mountains watching nature and enjoying a bathing experience in waterfalls.
Overnight Stay: Camping in the Knuckles
Day 06: KNUCKLES –KITHULGALA – NEGOMBO
After breakfast leave to Negombo via Kithulgala.
- Experience white water rafting
- Visit the Belilena Cave
- Visit the astonishing and peculiar environment of the Kitulgala village. You will drive along rough and narrow roads spread through a sparsely populated areas in the village.
At the end you will return to Negombo with remarkable memories before the sunset.
Overnight Stay: Negombo
Day 07: NEGOMBO– AIRPORT
Pproceed to the Airport for departure. Arrive at the airport 3 hours before flight departure.