Deutsch English

 

9 Days / 8 Nights    Best of Trekking


1. Day     Individual Tourstart, Pick up at the Airport or Hotel

After your arrival at Colombo airport, the driver will welcome you with a nameboard at the arrival hall and transfer with you to Negombo, where one can recover from the long flight. Another possible option is to start your tour into your desired direction and sightseeing, right after arrival. Other starting points and pick up points can also be arranged.



2. Day     Kitulgala Rafting Tour and Trekking

Today we will discover the impressive surrounds of Kitulgala. Sri Lankas most humid area. We start with a light White Water Rafting Tour down the Kelani River and its currents for about 5km. Later on we can challenge ourselves to float down the river, by  just wearing life vests and protection suits and experience some beginner stage of canyoning.


3.Day     Sunrise from Adams Peak

At night we will climb the famous Adam's Peak. This cone shaped mountain is maybe one of the most admired ones of the world and destination of pilgrimage for christians, muslims and hindus as well. Still dark we will reach the peak, just in time to be witness of this special sunrise which is said to be one of the most spectacular phenomenons of the world. After a short break at the guesthouse and a refreshing shower, we transfer to Haputale.

 

4. Day     Haputale, Horton Plains and World's End

With packed breakfast we will drive to the Horton Plains, Sri Lanka's highest plateau of more than 3250 meters above seal level. This is one of most beautiful treks passing by various landscapes of untouched hills and grass areas including spectacular views. From the 1200m high World's End we can admire the excellent view and numerous rare bird species. Afterwards we go on to the marvellous Baker Waterfalls, 5 hours hike. After lunch the trek leads us to our bungalow in the tea plantation. Overnight at Misty Mountain Lodge.

 

5. Day     Thangamalay Forest Reserve, Ohiya

In the early morning we start the tour through Thangamalay Forest Reserve, via Eucalyptus forests and jungle, via tea estates and wonderful countrysides seeing Sri Lanka from its best side. This route is one of the hidden treks which usually stay undiscovered by the average tourist and includes a way through impressive tea estates and gorgeous hillcountrysides. The whole tour will take approximately 6 hours but rewards the participants with unique impressions. We overnight in our Trekking Lodge, Misty Mountain Lodge far off from any village or town. Here we are able to see enormous amounts of stars and shooting stars at night. Surely a highlight of our trips.

6. Day     Bandarakanda Waterfall

Following breakfast we will hike to the Bambarakanda Waterfall, the highest in Sri Lanka. We will walk over hills with infinite panoramas and more waterfalls, to a smaller waterfall twhere we will have a picnic and enought time to swim and enjoy the location. Later we will meet our bus that will take us back to the hotel.


7. Day     Tea Trail Trekking, Haputale, Overnight with the `Locals´

Today we start with a light Trek along the Tea Trails. We will be rewarded with fantastic view and landscapes along this 5 hour trek.  The route starts in Haputale and ends in Bandarawela.Here we have the option to spend a night in the Homstay Villa of our guide and learn how to cook local specialties such as Currys in nice athmosphare of a cooking class. Also here we have to chance to get first-hand informations about Sri Lanka. (or overnight in Bandarawela Hotel, or others)


8. Day     Bogoda Temple Trek, Overnight in Temple

A very early tourstart is required today, in order for us the witness the various types of tropical birds the region has to offer. For Birders, this is the most rewarding trip. The pathes lead us through villages, passing the locals by the daily routined work, through forest and fields. In the evening a local monk introduces us into the teaching of Buddhism and practices a light meditation with us. We overnight in the temple and find our dinner here aswell.


9. Day     Ella Rock and Ella Village

Today we start our trek to the famous Ella Rock. We visit the near by located Villages, walk through paddy fields and pine forests to reach to back to Ella Village. Apprx. 5 hours trekking. With amaying views over this rich and partly still untouched hillcountry. Transfer to next destination.

 

 

Location

Hotel

Kitulgala

Royal River Resort

Maskeliya

Punsisi

Haputale

Sri Lak View / Guesthouse Haputale

Diyatalawa

Homestay Monisha Villa

Ohiya

Misty Moutain Lodge

Bogoda

Overnight at Tempel

Ella

Guesthouse Ella

 

click here to the prices



All tours are examples only. They can be changed subject to your own wishes.