Wildlife of Sri Lanka
|Negombo||Jetwing Beach||1 night|
|Sinharaja||Rainforest Edge||2 nights|
|Udawalawe||Mahoora Camp ||2 nights |
|Yala ||Leopard Trails ||2 nights |
|Mirissa||Casa Colombo ||2 nights |
Click on the hotel name above for details
10 days from £1950
International flights NOT included - see below
Experience the varied and exciting wildlife of Sri Lanka including the rare tropical rainforest of Sinharaja, elephant-rich Udawalawe, Yala National Park with its magnificent leopards, and whale-watching off the southern coast
Recommended flight from London: SriLankan Airlines from London Heathrow (see below). If you are travelling from a country other than the UK we would be happy to give you guidance on your flight options.
For a detailed day-by-day description, with a summary of what's included, please click on the PDF (above right)
DAY 1 - Arrive Colombo. Transfer to Negombo.
DAY 2 – Visit Muthurajawela Wetlands and continue to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Sinharaja Rainforest. (B,D)
DAY 3 - Sinharaja Rainforest. (B,L,D)
DAY 4 - Continue to Udawalawe National Park. (B)
DAY 5 - Udawalawe National Park. (B)
DAY 6 - Drive to Yala National Park. (B)
DAY 7 - Morning and afternoon game drives in Yala National Park. (B)
DAY 8 - Drive to Mirissa on the southern coast. (B)
DAY 9 - Mirissa. From December to April there is the possibility of spending a morning whale-watching. (B)
DAY 10 - Drive to Colombo for your homeward flight. (B)
Prices from £1950 to around £2200 per person, according to the time of year. The price we quote you at the time of booking is guaranteed.
We recommend the
daily services of SriLankan Airlines from London Heathrow. Flights are non-stop and
have a choice of classes. Timings (subject to change) are as follows:
Heathrow/Colombo. Depart at 21.35; arrive Colombo at 12.50 (next day)
Colombo/Heathrow. Depart at 13.05; arrive Heathrow at 20.05
You can book the flights yourself on the easy-to-use Sri Lankan Airlines website. There are many other routes involving connections en route. We recommend the Skyscanner website for searching for the best options. Alternatively World Discovery can book the flights for you (we levy a service charge of £25 per person for this service).