Embark on an unforgettable adventure with the 7-day cultural group tour to Sri Lanka. Led by an English-speaking driver guide, this immersive experience offers personalized attention and a seamless journey.
Explore the country’s rich heritage, vibrant traditions, and captivating sights. Indulge in delicious local cuisine with included breakfasts and dinners.
With high ratings and rave reviews, this tour promises an authentic encounter with Sri Lanka’s culture and history. Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to create lasting memories.
Good To Know
- The tour includes the services of an English-speaking driver guide for up to 8 people, and a national guide will be provided if the group exceeds 8 people.
- 1 bottle of 500 ML Mineral Water is provided daily per person, along with 6 breakfasts and 2 dinners.
- Airfares and visa are not included in the tour package, but a visa can be obtained by applying online.
- Cancellation policy: Full refund if canceled at least 7 days in advance, 50% refund if canceled 3-6 days in advance, no refund if canceled less than 2 days in advance.
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The itinerary overview of the Days Cultural Group Tour to Sri Lanka includes various cultural and historical sites that will be visited during the tour.
Travelers will have the opportunity to explore and experience the rich cultural heritage of Sri Lanka by visiting cultural landmarks such as ancient temples, palaces, and UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
They’ll also have the chance to enjoy the local customs and traditions of the Sri Lankan people, including participating in cultural ceremonies and witnessing traditional dances and music performances.
The tour will provide a deeper understanding of the country’s history, art, and architecture, allowing travelers to appreciate the beauty and significance of these cultural treasures.
Transportation and Accommodation
During the Days Cultural Group Tour to Sri Lanka, transportation and accommodation are seamlessly provided for a hassle-free experience.
The tour offers various transportation options, ensuring convenience and comfort throughout the journey. Travelers can enjoy the services of an English-speaking driver guide for groups of up to 8 people. If the group exceeds 8 people, a national guide will be provided. This ensures that every traveler receives personalized attention and guidance.
As for accommodation, the tour recommends a selection of top-notch accommodations that reflect the cultural charm and beauty of Sri Lanka. These recommended accommodations offer comfortable rooms, excellent amenities, and stunning views, allowing travelers to relax and rejuvenate after a day of exploring Sri Lanka’s rich cultural heritage.
A cultural highlight of the Days Cultural Group Tour to Sri Lanka is experiencing the vibrant local festivals and traditional ceremonies. Sri Lanka is known for its rich cultural traditions and historical sites, and participating in these festivities allows travelers to enjoy the local way of life.
Here are four cultural highlights that shouldn’t be missed:
Kandy Esala Perahera: This grand procession takes place in the city of Kandy and showcases the country’s religious and cultural heritage. It features beautifully adorned elephants, traditional dancers, and musicians.
Sigiriya Rock Fortress: This ancient rock fortress is a UNESCO World Heritage site and offers breathtaking views of the surrounding landscape. It’s adorned with ancient frescoes and elaborate gardens, providing a glimpse into Sri Lanka’s history.
Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic: Located in the city of Kandy, this temple houses a sacred tooth relic of the Buddha. It’s an important pilgrimage site and a symbol of Sri Lanka’s Buddhist heritage.
Anuradhapura Ancient City: This archaeological site is home to the ruins of an ancient Sinhalese civilization. It’s dotted with temples, palaces, and monasteries, offering a glimpse into the country’s rich historical past.
On the Days Cultural Group Tour to Sri Lanka, participants can indulge in a variety of culinary experiences that showcase the country’s diverse and flavorful cuisine. Sri Lanka is known for its rich culinary traditions, influenced by Indian, Arab, and European flavors.
Food exploration is a highlight of this tour, as participants have the opportunity to taste a wide range of local dishes prepared with fresh ingredients and aromatic spices. From mouthwatering curries to fragrant rice dishes and delicious street food, Sri Lanka offers a culinary adventure like no other.
Whether dining at a local restaurant or trying street food from bustling markets, you will experience the true essence of Sri Lankan cuisine and the warmth of its people. Prepare your taste buds for an unforgettable journey through the vibrant flavors of local cuisine.
Participants on the Days Cultural Group Tour to Sri Lanka can engage in a variety of exciting outdoor activities that showcase the country’s natural beauty and adventurous spirit. Sri Lanka offers a stack of opportunities for outdoor adventures and nature exploration. Here are four activities that participants can enjoy:
Trekking in the Knuckles Mountain Range: Set out on a thrilling trekking expedition through the lush forests and picturesque landscapes of the Knuckles Mountain Range. Marvel at the breathtaking views and discover hidden waterfalls along the way.
Wildlife Safari at Yala National Park: Embark on an exhilarating wildlife safari at Yala National Park, home to a diverse range of wildlife including leopards, elephants, and sloth bears. Explore the park’s vast wilderness and witness the wonders of Sri Lanka’s rich biodiversity.
Whale Watching in Mirissa: Set sail on a thrilling whale watching excursion in Mirissa, where you can witness majestic blue whales and playful dolphins in their natural habitat. Experience the thrill of spotting these magnificent creatures up close.
White Water Rafting in Kitulgala: Get your adrenaline pumping with an exciting white water rafting adventure in Kitulgala. Navigate through the rapids of the Kelani River and enjoy the stunning scenery as you conquer the thrilling rapids.
Engage in these outdoor activities and learn about the natural wonders of Sri Lanka. Experience the thrill of outdoor adventures and explore the beauty of nature in this enchanting country.
Shopping and Souvenirs
After engaging in thrilling outdoor activities, participants can continue their cultural group tour to Sri Lanka by exploring the vibrant shopping scene and collecting unique souvenirs.
Sri Lanka is known for its traditional crafts and bustling local markets, where visitors can find a wide variety of handmade goods and trinkets to bring back home. From intricately designed wood carvings to colorful batik textiles and delicate jewelry, there’s something for everyone.
The local markets offer a glimpse into the rich cultural heritage of the country, with vendors showcasing their craftsmanship and sharing stories behind their creations. Shopping for souvenirs not only allows travelers to take a piece of Sri Lanka with them but also supports local artisans and helps preserve traditional crafts for future generations.
Don’t miss the opportunity to explore these hidden gems and find the perfect memento of your cultural group tour in Sri Lanka.
Travelers can gather practical information for their cultural group tour to Sri Lanka by checking the official website of the Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority.
Here are some travel tips and local customs to keep in mind:
Dress modestly: Sri Lanka is a conservative country, so it’s important to dress modestly, especially when visiting religious sites. It’s recommended to cover your shoulders and knees.
Respect local customs: Sri Lanka has a rich cultural heritage, and it’s important to respect local customs and traditions. This includes removing your shoes before entering temples and showing respect to elders.
Carry cash: While credit cards are accepted in major establishments, it’s advisable to carry some cash for smaller shops and local markets.
Stay hydrated: Sri Lanka can get quite hot and humid, so it’s important to stay hydrated. Carry a water bottle with you and drink plenty of fluids throughout the day.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What Is the Maximum Number of People That Can Be Accommodated on the Tour?
The maximum number of people that can be accommodated on the tour is 8. If the group exceeds 8, a national guide will be provided. The tour ensures a comfortable and enjoyable experience for all participants.
Are Airfares and Visa Fees Included in the Package?
Yes, airfares and visa fees are included in the package. Plus, travel insurance is available for purchase. Transportation options within Sri Lanka include services of an English-speaking driver guide for groups of up to 8 people.
Is Lunch and Dinner Included Throughout the Tour?
Yes, lunch and dinner are included throughout the tour. Travelers will have the opportunity to experience traditional Sri Lankan cuisine and explore various food options. Dietary restrictions can be accommodated upon request.
Can the Tour Be Cancelled and Refunded?
Yes, the tour can be cancelled and refunded. The cancellation process depends on the number of days before the start of the tour. Refunds are available up to 7 days in advance.
What Is the Cancellation Policy for the Tour?
The cancellation policy for the tour offers a full refund if canceled at least 7 days in advance. Canceling 3-6 days before the tour will result in a 50% refund, while canceling less than 2 days before the tour will not be refunded.
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The Sum Up
In just 7 days, this cultural group tour to Sri Lanka offers a truly immersive experience in the country’s rich heritage and vibrant traditions.
With personalized attention and a seamless journey, participants can explore captivating sights, indulge in delicious local cuisine, and engage in authentic cultural encounters.
With favorable reviews and ratings, this tour promises an unforgettable adventure filled with intriguing history and unforgettable moments.
Don’t miss out on the opportunity to embark on this exciting journey to Sri Lanka.