Located in the middle of tea-growing country. Nuwara Eliya, meaning ‘City of Light’, is...Read more >
(N)Day 2: Colombo
Arrival and transfer to Gampaha for an overnight stay at The Wallawwa, set in coconut and pineapple plantations. (B)Day 3: Hatton
Take the 30-minute seaplane ride from Colombo airport to Castlereagh reservoir for a 3-night stay in a luxurious lakeside villa at Ceylon Tea Trails. (B, L, D)Days 4-5: Hatton
Local experiences on offer include tea factory visits, walking, cycling or boating on the reservoir. Alternatively, sit back and admire the beautiful views from the pool while sipping a cocktail or indulging in afternoon tea. (B, L, D)Day 6: Koggala
Take a 30-minute seaplane transfer to Koggala Lake on the south coast. Enjoy the aerial views of tea plantations, waterfalls, tropical rainforest and the stunning coastline. Take the short transfer to The Fortress Resort & Spa for a 3-night stay. (B)Days 7-8: Koggala
Relax by the beach, enjoy a catamaran ride in search of blue whales, sperm whales and spinner dolphins or explore historic Galle fort. (B)Day 9: Yala National Park
Travel by road to Yala National Park visiting the cave temples at Mulkirigala en route. Spend 2 nights at the beachside Chena Huts located on the edge of the national park. (B, D)Day 12: Colombo
Travel to Dickwlla for a seaplane transfer to Colombo and a 2-night stay at The Residence. (B)Day 13: Colombo
Explore Colombo on a fascinating walking tour. (B)Day 14: Fly Home (B) Meal basis:
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.Important information Luxury tour:
Featuring some of the most luxurious accommodation throughout the tour. Prices are based on the standard category, unless indicated otherwise.Single supplement
Available on request.Tailor-made travel:
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<em>Book by 13 December 2020 and stay 3 nights for the price of 2</em>Set among lush tropical gardens, The Wallawwa is an old manor house built more than 200 years ago. The lovingly restored colonial bungalow combines old world charm with luxurious comforts and stylish design. Its 18 rooms and suites including one family suite, are located around a central courtyard pool and are spacious and beautifully designed with plenty of privacy.Features: 18 rooms and suites, restaurant, library, spa, outdoor swimming pool and croquet lawn<br>Room Amenities: wireless internet access, satellite television, king or twin beds in garden suites, air-conditioning, safe, tea and coffee maker, hairdryer and en suite bathroom.
Once the home of the flamboyant society couple Sheikh and Zarina Moosajee, this 19th-century 'bungalow-palace' has been extensively renovated and carefully converted into a boutique hotel. Today, the 250-year-old colonial bungalow and the adjoining warehouses make up The Residence by Uga Escapes. The colonial bungalow houses the stylishly designed grand suite with luxurious furnishings that combine old-world charm with modern conveniences, while the converted warehouse features sleek and contemporary poolside suites with small garden courtyards. The restaurant offers both contemporary dishes and traditional haute-cuisine, with the option to dine either indoors or alfresco in a pavilion by the terrace-encircled pool. <br>Features: 11 suites, 1 restaurant, 1 bar, outdoor pool, spa, Wi-Fi.<br>Room amenities: Television, safe, hot drinks, minibar, hairdryer.
The Fortress is a spa and yoga-centric property from the team behind Maldives Huaven Fushi. Located by the sea, the hotel is styled upon the Dutch Fort in Galle and so the architecture is a fusion of old Dutch / Portuguese styles with Sri Lankan motifs. All of the 53 rooms are spacious, luxuriously appointed and open out onto a courtyard or balcony. Rooms feature an open plan bathroom, state-of-the art entertainment system including plasma screen television, DVD player with surround sound audio and an espresso machine. While most rooms have a garden view there is the opportunity to upgrade to a room with a sea view for a supplement. The hotel has three restaurants serving international and local delicacies and a selection of wines and spirits. Other facilities at the hotel include a swimming pool, a spa with ayurvedic centre, gymnasium, art gallery and library.
Chena Huts overlooks a beach where sea turtles come to lay eggs by moonlight and elephants wander down from the nearby jungle to play in the surf. This luxury boutique property comprises 14 private pavilions. Each hut emphasises the jungle surroundings and is decorated in an African theme with log furniture.Features: 14 huts, swimming pool, restaurant, poolside bar, electric buggies for guest transport, complimentary internet access. <br>Room amenities: Living room, bedroom, en suite bathroom, shaded outdoor deck with plunge pool, safe, minibar, tea & coffee facilities, television.
Low season from £5425 per person
High season from £6095 per person
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*Itinerary: Note that for the 06 Feb 2014* departure date only the itinerary is different to the regular 2014 tour, with a visit to the countryside in Mai Chai and an extra night in Hanoi, and one less night in Hoi An.
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