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13 Days Adventure Sports tour itinerary for sri-lanka: Surf Along The East Coast On The Indian Ocean

Arugam Bay, Colombo, Dambulla, Ella, Horton Plains National Park, Kandy, Kaudulla National Park, Minneriya National Park, Negombo, Nuwara Eliya, Pinnawala, Sigiriya

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Adventurous Sri Lanka
Surf Along the East Coast on the Indian Ocean

Surfing in Arugam Bay

Arugam Bay-Sri Lanka

Pamper your lazy self on the sands of Arugam Kudah. If you are a surfing enthusiast, then this tour promises a truly relaxing and adventurous time on the east coast of Sri Lanka. Also, get introduced to the diverse cultural and architectural treasures this island country boasts of. 

DAY 01

Arrival at Sri Lanka

  • Meet at the airport and drive to Negombo, which is around 20 minutes away from the airport.

Overnight stay in Negombo.

DAY 02

Move on to Sigiriya

  • Drive you to Sigiriya with your Srilanka tour guide.

  • En route, stop at Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage which provides a caring home for abandoned and wounded elephants. It is a popular destination for tourists and locals alike. Here adult and baby elephants from around Sri Lanka are taken care of, and their the captive breeding program is highly successful.

Overnight stay in Sigiriya.

DAY 03

Visit the Sigiriya Rock

  • After breakfast, proceed to yet another UNESCO World Heritage Site in Sri Lanka -  Sigiriya. It is an ancient palace built atop a 660 feet tall rock column. This rock castle is a creation of King Kassapa (AD 477-495). Sigiriya is one of the most attractive historical sites in Sri Lanka and is famous for its stunning frescoes.

  • In the afternoon, around 2.30 pm, can leave for the safaris in the Kaudulla National Park or Minneriya National Park which is home to hundreds of wildlife Elephants.

Overnight stay in Sigiriya.

DAY 04

Set Off to Kandy

  • After breakfast, set off to discover the most famous cave temple in the country and also the iconic golden temple. It is one of the eight world heritage sites in Sri Lanka.

  • On the way to Kandy, it is worth stopping over at Dambulla to catch a glimpse of the wonderful cave temples, ironwood forest, rose quartz mountain etc. Dambulla heritage site has a history dating back to the prehistoric and protohistoric times, till the modern period. 

  • While coming down from there, you can also visit a spice garden.

Overnight stay in Hill Capital Kandy.

DAY 05

Kandy City Walk

  • After breakfast, take a walk around the Kandy Market Square; indulge in some souvenir hunting with intricate treasures of wood, copper, silver, brass, ebony, bronze, handlooms, batiks and gems.

  • In the evening, pay homage to one of the most sacred sites in Sri Lanka, the Temple of Dalada Maligawa which is believed to house the tooth relic of Lord Buddha.

Overnight stay in Kandy.

DAY 06

Will Head Towards Nuwara Eliya

  • After breakfast, head towards Nuwara Eliya, a city of leisure and pleasure and en-route visit a Tea factory. Nuwara Eliya which is an old colonial outpost is still referred to as "Little England".

  • Visit the Ramboda Waterfalls.

Overnight stay in Nuwara Eliya.

DAY 07

Will Visit the 'World End'

  • After breakfast, visit the "World's End" at Horton Plains.

  • Rest of the day, you can stroll around the Gregory Lake and enjoy the scenic highlands of Sri Lanka.

Overnight stay in Nuwara Eliya.

DAY 08

Arugam Bay - The Ultimate Beach Destination

  • After breakfast, head towards Arugam Bay which is a world-renowned surfing spot. It is a beach destination on the east coast of the island and it promises you a wonderful holiday. You can choose from a plethora of watersport activities, see the attractions around and unwind at the hotels and restaurants that dot the beach. Choose from a wide range of wines and cuisines.

  • If you are into surfing, Arugam Bay is the best destination for you. Nearby hotels and resorts also offer various packages and facilities needed for surfing.

  • An 'International Surf Contest' for the world’s top surfers, is annually held at Arugam Bay. Apart from surfing, Arugam Bay also offers activities like scuba diving and snorkelling. As the Bay is blessed with breathtaking coral reefs replete with tropical fish, it needs more than a day to experience it all.

Overnight stay in Arugam Bay.

DAY 09

Go Surfing

  • Enjoy surfing or other activities.

Overnight stay in Arugam Bay.

DAY 10

On the Beach

  • Surfing, scuba diving or other activities and adventure sports.

Overnight stay in Arugam Bay.

DAY 11

Head Towards Ella

  • After breakfast, head towards Ella which is a picturesque countryside. It is a small quaint village tucked among the towering peaks of Sri Lanka's central highlands of the Uva province.

  • In Ella, one can unwind in the cool breeze with mesmerizing views of nature that the place is abundantly blessed with.

  • Can also set out on a trekking adventure to discover and experience these wonders more closely.

  • Climb the "Little Adam’s Peak" located a few kilometres across the famed 98 Acres Resort of Ella.

Overnight stay in Ella.

DAY 12

Set Off to Colombo

  • After breakfast, proceed to Colombo, which is one of the best destinations in Sri Lanka with scores of attractions in the metropolis and suburban areas.

Overnight stay in Colombo.

DAY 13


  • Drop you off at the airport. End of tour.

  • 1110 USD Per Adult
  • Entry fees to the historical & other sites.

  • You can also change the itinerary as per your wishes.

  • The best time to visit Arugam Bay for surfing is from April until October when the waves are just perfect for surfing (at an average height of 1.5 to 2.5 metres). The period from November to March is considered as off-season for surfing.

Arugam Bay, Colombo, Dambulla, Ella, Horton Plains National Park, Kandy, Kaudulla National Park, Minneriya National Park, Negombo, Nuwara Eliya, Pinnawala, Sigiriya

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