Sri Lanka, officially the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, is an island country in South Asia, located in the Indian Ocean southwest of the Bay of Bengal and southeast of the Arabian Sea. Sri Lanka has been called “the pearl of the Indian ocean” because of its shape and location.

Inclusions:

  • 01 Night accommodation in Negombo at mentioned hotel or similar
  • 02 Nights accommodation in Sigiriya  at mentioned hotel or similar
  • 02 Nights accommodation in Kalutara  at mentioned hotel or similar 
  • Daily Buffet Breakfast at the hotel 
  • Visit Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage 
  • Visit Sigiriya Rock Fortress
  • Return airport transfers & Tours with English-speaking driver. 
  • Value added tax. 

Exclusions:

  • Flight Tickets 
  • Visa Charges
  • Camera & Video permits.
  • Entrance fees (for all the sites mentioned in the itinerary)
  • Overseas travel insurance
  • Entrance fees at tour sites and other optional tours (Unless it mentioned )
  • The package does not include any expenses of personal nature such as laundry, postage, mineral water, camera fees, food and drinks and other things not mentioned in our itinerary
  • Meals and services other than mentioned in the itinerary
  • Early check-in and late check-out at hotels

  Mandatory supplement costs prior to arrival. 
• Visa cost                                  - USD 35.00 per person net 
• Prepaid 02 PCR costs            - USD 80.00 per person net 
• Insurance cost                        - USD 12.00 per person for the first month net 
Optional cost if needed 
A PCR test for the chauffeur driver prior to the start of the round tour    - USD 55.00 net
Mandatory supplement for the chauffeur driver’s 14 days quarantining + PCR test after the tour - USD 595.00 net


Daily Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival at Negombo
On arrival meet greet and pick up from Bandaranaike International Airport, Our Representative will Welcome you and transfer to your Hotel. 
Airport to Negombo Approx time 15-20 Minutes 
Once you reach the hotel, you will undergo a PCR test before checking in to your room. Afterwards check in and rest the day at leisure on the beach.
Overnight accommodation in Negombo.

Day 2:  Negombo / Pinnawala / Sigiriya
After breakfast, proceed to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage. 
Negombo to Pinnawala – Approx. 02 hours , 
Visit Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage – approx. 03 hours
Pinnawala is situated in the Sabaragamuwa province of Sri Lanka close to Kegalle town. An orphanage, nursery and captive breeding ground for wild Asian elephants is located at this village remarkably known as ''Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage''.
The orphanage has the largest herd of captive elephants in the world and visited daily by many local and foreign tourists. The main attraction is clearly to observe the elephants bathing and feeding which is quite an experience. 
The orphanage was launched to provide a lifeline to the orphaned baby elephants and adult elephants lost in the wilderness.
On completion proceed to Sigiriya, Pinnawala to Sigiriya - Approx. 02 ½ hours
Check in at the hotel and rest the evening at leisure. Enjoy Dinner at the hotel
Overnight accommodation in Sigiriya.

Day 3: Sigiriya
Breakfast at hotel
After breakfast, proceed to Sigiriya Rock fortress.
Visit Sigiriya Rock Fortress – Approx. 03 hours , Sigiriya is situated in the Central Province of Sri Lanka close to Dambulla. It is a fortress complex of a ruined palace and one of the World Heritage sites declared by UNESCO. 
Undoubtedly the most treasured historical monument in Sri Lanka and probably the most visited tourist destinations in Sri Lanka, the most looked forward feature of the fortress is the frescoes.
Another fascinating detail is its mirror wall. Every step from the entrance to the top is a marvel on its own, and the interesting surroundings makes the tedious climb to the top easy.
On completion proceed to the hotel and rest the evening at leisure.
Dinner at hotel 
Overnight accommodation in Sigiriya.
 
Day 4: Sigiriya / Kalutara
After breakfast, proceed to the hotel in Kalutara.
Sigiriya to Kalutara - Approx. 05 hours 
Check in to the hotel & rest the day free at leisure on the beach. The second PCR test will be carried out in the hotel.
Overnight accommodation in Kalutara.

Day 5: Kalutara
After breakfast, rest the day free at leisure on the beach.
Overnight accommodation in Kalutara.

Day 6: Kalutara / Airport
Enjoy a tasty breakfast 
Complete the hotel check-out. Proceed to the airport to connect your departure flight.
Board your return flight and cherish fond memories of your trip.


FAQ on Sri Lanka:
Best time to Visit Sri Lanka: Sri Lanka is genuinely a year-round holiday destination, although the best time to go to Sri Lanka is between December and mid-April,

Official Language:  Sinhala

Time Zone:  (GMT+5:30) 

Currency:  Sri Lankan rupee

Useful info: Visa Policy: 
Visitors to Sri Lanka visiting for tourism purposes must obtain an Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA), unless they are exempt, prior to arrival or on arrival to Sri Lanka or they must obtain a visa in advance.
All visitors must hold a passport valid for 6 months.
Passengers must hold return or onward tickets
Passport validity should be up to 6 Months from the date of travel. 
Visa approvals are subject to the embassy's decision.

Due to ongoing COVID-19 pandemic entry permission to all foreign nationals (including visa on arrival nationals) has been suspended until further notice.
Note: - We strongly recommend that you verify your visa requirement with the embassy before travel or   kindly contact our consultant team to get more information.

Important Note:
Random testing will also be conducted on incoming passengers at the airport and if you test positive, only then you’ll have to quarantine.
In case guests test positive on arrival, they need to follow the local quarantine procedure of the country. The cost would be paid by the guest directly. 
Wearing masks is obligatory in all provinces with some charging a fine for not wearing one.

Cancellation Policy 
Prior to 45 days or more : 10% of the holiday cost is non-refundable + Full cancellation for non-refundable tickets
44 and 31 days of departure: Non-refundable booking amount + 25% of the holiday cost
30 and 15 days of departure: Non-refundable booking amount + 50% of the holiday cost
14 and 11 days of departure: Non-refundable booking amount + 75% of the holiday cost
10 days prior to departure 100% of the total amount will be deducted.
Actual booking amount to be collected in case of non-refundable components higher than the amounts mentioned above.
 
Terms & Conditions
Rates and itinerary are subject to change without any prior notice and subject to availability. Additional surcharges may be applicable.
No refund on any unutilized services. Rates are not valid during the fair period, events and public holidays.
Standard hotel check-in time is 1400/1500 Hrs and check-out time is 1100/1200 Hrs Local Time. It may vary based on destinations and availability. An early check-in or a late check-out is solely based on the discretion of the hotel.
Bookings will be confirmed only upon receipt of full payment
Prices are dynamic and based on offers running at the time of booking. Dusk Travel Tourism reserves the right to amend, alter, vary or withdraw any holiday package without any prior notice.
In case the selected hotel is unavailable for booking, an alternate arrangement will be offered to the customer in another hotel of a similar category.
The passengers must ensure on their own that they have a valid passport that remains valid for the necessary period according to the travelling destination immigration rules and arranged visas before travelling with this holiday package. Dusk Travel & Tourism is not responsible for the approval, rejection or the delay in Visa processing
There are no refunds for any services i.e. meals, sightseeing etc. not utilized on your tour
Note: - Rates are subject to availability at the time of confirmation. Passport & UAE Residence Visa must be Valid up to 6 Months from the date of travel. Visa approvals are subject to the embassy's decision.