Bird Watching and Wild Life Tours

The Paradise Island of Sri Lanka is one of the best destinations in South Asia for Birding. Bird Lovers can explore a variety of resident, endemic and migrant species of birds in different habitats.
11 Nights, 12 Days
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Day 01

ARRIVAL / AIRPORT / COLOMBO SIGHTSEEING

Arrival by flight, meet greet by our Representative at the Airport. Proceed to Colombo. Check-in to the hotel. Rest and relax. Commence sightseeing of the City of Colombo. Dinner at hotel or a Local Sri Lankan Restaurant. Overnight stay at hotel.

DAY 02

COLOMBO / VIA GALLE / DENIYAYA SINHARAJA RAIN FOREST

Early morning after breakfast, proceed to Sinharaja Rain Forest via the Southern Expressway. The Sinharaja is the most important rainforest. The forest has tall trees growing in close proximity, but winding paths make it easy to walk along the forest floor.

DAY 03

BIRD LIFE AT SINGHARAJA RAIN FOREST

Morning after breakfast, Continue the Activities & Excursion with Rain Forest specialized Guide Lecturers. Lunch at hotel. After lunch rest & relax. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.

DAY 04

SINHARAJA RAIN FOREST / WIRAWILA BIRD SANCTUARY / TISSAMAHARAMA

Morning after breakfast, proceed to Wirawila bird sanctuary. Between the northern and southern turnoffs to Tissamaharama, the Hambantota Wellawaya road runs on a causeway across the large Wirawila Wewa (Reservoir). The Wirawila Bird Sanctuary is located about 10 miles beyond Bundala and the other Bird Life tanks in the region are PANNAGAMUWA, YODHA WEWA, DEBARA WEWA AND TISSA WEWA (Akurugoda). Many aquatic species of birds and several jungle types including hornbills make their homes here. The best time for bird watching is early morning. See the Bird life at Wirawila Bird Sanctuary. Thereafter, continue to Tissamaharama and Check-into the hotel. Lunch at hotel. After lunch, rest & relax. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.

DAY 05

TISSAMAHARAMA / BUNDALA NATIONAL PARK / TISSAMAHARAMA

Early morning after breakfast, proceed to Bundala National Park by jeep. See the Bird life at Bundala National Park.

DAY 06

TISSAMAHARAMA / YALA WILD LIFE SAFARI / TISSAMAHARAMA

Early morning with snack pack, proceed by Jeep to the Yala National Park and do a Safari.

DAY 07

TISSAMAHARAMA / ELLA / NUWARA ELIYA

Morning after breakfast, proceed to Nuwara Eliya via Ella. Enroute see the Ravana Ella Water Falls. Lunch at hotel. After lunch, rest & relax. Evening, take a walk in the cool fresh breeze of the Hill Country and through the Bazaar. Dinner at hotel or a Local Sri Lankan Restaurant. Thereafter, return to the hotel for overnight stay.

DAY 08

NUWARA ELIYA / HORTON PLAINS / NUWARA ELIYA

Morning after breakfast, proceed to Horton Plains with a Picnic lunch. Do a Trek to Worlds End and also to bakers falls and see the Horizon on a clear day. Have Lunch and return to the hotel. Dinner & overnight stay at hotel.

DAY 09

NUWARA ELIYA / KANDY

Morning after breakfast, proceed to Kandy driving through beautiful Tea capped Mountains. Enroute, visit a Tea Factory and also drink a cup of freshly brewed famous “Ceylon Tea”. Thereafter, continue to Kandy and Check-in to the Hotel. Lunch at hotel. Rest and relax. Freshen-up and commence sightseeing of Kandy visiting the Royal Botanical Gardens, Temple of the Tooth Relic of Lord Buddha and see a Pooja ceremony “ Offerings by Devotees “. Evening, see a Cultural Show of Folklore and Kandyan Dances. Dinner at a Local Sri Lankan Restaurant. Thereafter, return to the hotel for overnight stay.

DAY 10

KANDY / SHOPPING / PINNAWALA ELEPHANT ORPHANAGE /SPICE GARDEN / NEGOMBO

Morning after breakfast, proceed to Negombo. Enroute shopping in Peradeniya for Souvenirs, Curios, Gems, Batik, Garments, Handicrafts, Wood Carving, Silver and Brass wares. After shopping, continue to Negombo. Enroute visit a Spice Garden at Mawanella and the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage and have lunch. After lunch, see the feeding of baby elephants and also the bathing of elephants in the afternoon. Thereafter, drive along Non Stop to Negombo. Check-in to the hotel. Rest & relax. Overnight stay at hotel.

DAY 11

NEGOMBO, FULL DAY AT LEISURE ON THE BEACH

Morning after breakfast, at leisure on the Beach or Pool. Lunch at a Sea Food Restaurant. Dinner and overnight stay at hotel.

DAY 12

NEGOMBO / AIRPORT / DEPARTURE

Morning after breakfast, proceed to Airport for departure flight.

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