Sri Lanka’s inspiring journeys

Tour Details

 

A glimpse into your experiential holiday

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* Don’t miss Ayu in the Wild’s Backstreet Food Tour with a local.
* Learn all about Sri Lanka’s visionary kings and life 2500 years ago
* See why Sigiriya Lion Rock is so mesmerizing with a private guide
* Enjoy an amazing train ride
* Meet humble mountain farmers and learn about their daily life
* Learn about elephants, leopards and more on a private safari
* Wander around the eclectic 17th century Dutch fort in Galle, at leisure


15 Day Sri Lanka round tour itinerary

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Colombo | Anuradhapura | Sigiriya | Kandy | Wellawaya | Yala | Galle
Or many more…. Sri Lanka is our home and we know a hundred more routes!


*Includes meet and greet at airport / English speaking chauffeur with luxury vehicle / 24-hour operational support

  • Duration:
    14 nights /15 days or tailor-made.
  • When to go:
    Sri Lanka is an all year destination and you have complete flexibility with your travel dates. For best rates, visit in March, May, June.
  • Accommodation:
    Sri Lanka offers you a variety from luxury boutique villas, to tented camping by the beach, to bungalows set in the midst of endless tea estates, to tree huts deep inside the jungles. Or you can just opt for a range of star class hotels.
  • Is this holiday for me:
    If a unique glimpse into the everyday lives of Sri Lanka, its people, culture and wildlife is what you’re looking for, then this round tour is the perfect holiday for you as it’s filled with inspiring insights from our local guides and unusual things to do on the island.
  • Activity level:
    Low to moderate.

  • Can it be tailor-made:
    Yes! Sri Lanka is our home and we know a hundred more routes to curate your experiential bespoke holiday itinerary!
  • Is it a private tour:
    Yes, you will travel in a private chauffeur driven vehicle while each experience will be hosted only for you by a local who is part of our team of location specific guides.
  • How much will it cost:
    100% of what you pay stays right here in Sri Lanka.

    Send us an enquiry to cost out a experiential Sri Lanka holiday for you.

Map

Map

FAQs

FAQs on this experiential holiday

  • Can I make this a longer/shorter tour?

    Yes. We can help you select the experiences to suite your travel dates from our list of top things to do in Sri Lanka. If you need to add the North, we can add on our Northern adventures to this tour.

  • Is this Sri Lanka tour available all year?

    Tell us when you wish to travel and we will advise you on the best route depending on where it is likely to rain during the two monsoons that fall on our island.

  • Can I have a mix of luxury and value Accommodation?

    Yes, if you indicate your budget per night for accommodation we offer you a tailor made itinerary to suite your budget. Keep in mind that peak rates apply mostly from 20 Dec to 10 Jan and in July and August.

  • How much traveling is involved?

    Quite a bit. You need to be prepared for a few long journeys on some days through some beautiful landscapes, villages and bustling towns to see everything that is worth seeing!

  • Can I end the tour with a beach stay and which coast should I choose?

    Yes, we can add on a beach stay. From November to April, the West, South West and Deep South of the island are bathed in sunshine and with calm seas. You can stay along this coast even in the Summer months of July and August but seas are slightly rough. From May to October, you find some of the world’s best beaches in the stunning East Coast where you can wade out for hundreds of feet into the clear blue shallow seas.

  • Image Gallery

    Colombo Back Street Food Tour Colombo Back Street Food Tour
    The Mesmerizing Sigiriya Lion Rock The Mesmerizing Sigiriya Lion Rock
    A peek into the daily life of a farmer and his family A peek into the daily life of a farmer and his family
    Learn all about elephants on a private safari Learn all about elephants on a private safari
    Sri Lanka's amazing scenic train ride Sri Lanka’s amazing scenic train ride
     The ecelectic 17th century Galle Dutch fort The eclectic 17th century Galle Dutch Fort
     

    Inside a 2500 Year Old Island

    Tour Details

    A glimpse into your experiential holiday

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    * Wander through a myriad of sacred temples with insightful local guides
    * Safari through the wild habitats of elephants and learn about animal behaviour
    * Cycle through a world UNESCO heritage site
    * Enjoy a Sri Lankan home cooked meal with a local
    * Explore a typical Sri Lankan market
    * Be a tea plucker for a moment
    * Relax by the beach


    8-day Sri Lankan tour

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    Anuradhapura | Sigriya | Kandy | Negombo (or many more offbeat routes)


    *Includes meet and greet at airport / English speaking chauffeur with luxury vehicle / 24-hour operational support

    • Duration:
      7 nights/ 8 days or tailor-made.
    • When to go:
      Sri Lanka is an all year destination and you have complete flexibility with your travel dates. For best rates, visit in March, May, June.
    • Accommodation:
      Sri Lanka offers you a variety from luxury boutique villas, to tented camping by the beach, to bungalows set in the midst of endless tea estates, to tree huts deep inside the jungles.
    • Is this holiday for me:
      This short holiday touches the pulse points of Sri Lanka with immersive local experiences and great guides but talk to us about many more off beat short breaks – we know Sri Lanka like the back of our hand.
    • Activity level:
      Low to moderate.

    • Can it be tailor-made:
      Yes! We can also offer a 8 day tour covering Galle, Yala, Udawalawe and Colombo and off beat holidays that touch often unvisited locations. We personally curate the experiences – you create your luxury bespoke holiday itinerary.
    • Is it a private tour:
      Yes, you will travel in a private chauffeur driven vehicle while each experience will be hosted only for you by a local who is part of our team of location specific guides.
    • How much will it cost:
      100% of what you pay stays right here in Sri Lanka.

      Send us an enquiry to cost out a bespoke holiday for you.

    Map

    Map

    FAQs

    FAQs on this experiential holiday

  • Can I make this a longer/shorter tour?

    Yes. We can help you select the experiences to suite your travel period. . If you need to add the North, we can add on "Ayu in the Wild's exciting Northern Adventures" to this tour.

  • Is this Sri Lanka tour available all year?

    Tell us when you wish to travel and we will advise you on the best route depending on where it is likely to rain during the two monsoons that fall on our island.

  • Can I have a mix of luxury and value Accommodation?

    Yes, Give us an approximate indication of your budget per night for accommodation only and we will find you a lovely mix

  • How much traveling is involved?

    Quite a bit. You need to be prepared for a few long journeys on some days through some beautiful landscapes, villages and bustling towns to see everything that is worth seeing!

  • Can I end the tour with a beach stay and which coast should I choose?

    Yes, we can add on a beach stay. From November to April, the West, South West and Deep South of the island are bathed in sunshine and with calm seas. You can stay along this coast even in the Summer months of July and August but seas are slightly rough. From May to October, you find some of the world’s best beaches in the stunning East Coast where you can wade out for hundreds of feet into the clear blue shallow seas.

  • Image Gallery

    A Sri Lankan home cooked meal A Sri Lankan home cooked meal
    Guided tour of Anuradhapura, a UNESCO World Heritage site Guided tour of Anuradhapura, a UNESCO World Heritage site
    Privately guided safari at The Gathering. Minneriya, Sri Lanka Privately guided safari at The Gathering. Minneriya, Sri Lanka
    Sail boats at the Negombo beach Sail boats at the Negombo beach
    Explore a local market with exciting treats Explore a local market with exciting treats
    The Ceylon tea experience The Ceylon tea experience
     

    Essential Sri Lanka

    Tour Details

    A glimpse into your experiential fly in luxury holiday in Sri Lanka

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    * Take to the skies with special agents fares on Sri Lankan domestic flight promotions
    * Tee off at the some of the world’s most beautiful Golf Courses in Kandy or Nuwera Eliya
    * Don’t miss Ayu in the Wild’s exciting Northern Adventures on an exclusive private charter flight to Jaffna
    * Snorkel after a quick Cinnamon Air scheduled flight to Pasikudah in Batticaloa – an exceptional family getaway
    * Wander through UNESCO World Heritage Sites with insightful local guides
    * Luxuriate in Wildlife Lodges that bring in a touch of Africa into each safari
    * Indulge in Sri Lankan cuisine from 3 regions
    * Be a tea plucker for a moment


    10-day Sri Lankan tour

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    Nuwera Eliya | Kandy | Sigiriya | Pasikuda
    Colombo | Galle | Yala | Kandy | Jaffna
    (or many more offbeat routes)


    *Includes meet and greet at the Airport / transfer from the International Terminal to the Cinnamon Air domestic terminal / English speaking chauffeur with luxury SUV or Van for land based experiences / 24-hour operational support

    • Duration:
      10 days.
    • When to go:
      Sri Lanka is an all year destination but talk to our Private Travel Designers about the special seasonal discounts on domestic flights as well as which monsoon periods to avoid.
    • Accommodation:
      Our fly-in holidays include only Sri Lanka’s finest hotels and villas, from boutique villas with intimate service to all-inclusive tea-bungalows and wildlife lodges that bring in a touch of Africa into each safari. All of it, stamped with immersive experiences that is the hallmark of Ayu in the Wild.
    • Is this holiday for me:
      Visit the classic routes that include Sri Lanka’s highlights on scheduled Sri Lankan domestic Air Taxis or explore Sri Lanka’s rarely visited hidden corners on our special offer Charter Flights – we know Sri Lanka like the back of our hand. Make this the perfect chance to indulge on a holiday where 4 hour or longer journeys are a matter of just minutes. All you need to do is be prepared for luxury, indulgence and awe!
    • Activity level:
      Low

    • Can it be tailor-made:
      Yes! We can also offer many off beat holiday itineraries tailor made to suite your interests and travel dates.
    • Is it a private tour:
      Your scheduled flight may be in the company of other travellers – unless you opt for an exclusive Charter Flight, but all inland experiences will be in a private chauffeur driven vehicle while each experience will be hosted only for you by a local who is part of our team of location specific guides.
    • How much will it cost:
      100% of what you pay stays right here in Sri Lanka.

      Send us an enquiry to cost out a bespoke holiday for you.

    Map

    Map

    FAQs

    FAQs on this experiential holiday

  • Can I make this a longer/shorter tour?

    Yes. We can help you select the experiences to suite your travel period. . If you need to add the North, we can add on Ayu in the Wild’s Exciting Northern Adventures to this tour.

  • Is this Sri Lanka tour available all year?

    Tell us when you wish to travel and we will advise you on the best route depending on where it is likely to rain during the two monsoons that fall on our island.

  • Can I have a mix of luxury and value Accommodation?

    Yes

  • How much traveling is involved?

    Minimum amount of road travel! You will see everything that is worth seeing - without the rather mundane drives on long winding roads and traffic.

  • Can I end the tour with a beach stay and which coast should I choose?

    Yes, we can add on a beach stay. From November to April, the West, South West and Deep South of the island are bathed in sunshine and with calm seas. You can stay along this coast even in the Summer months of July and August but seas are slightly rough. From May to October, you find some of the world’s best beaches in the stunning East Coast where you can wade out for hundreds of feet into the clear blue shallow seas.

  • Image Gallery

    Cape weligama by Resplendent Ceylon Cape weligama by Resplendent Ceylon
    Chena Huts by Uga Chena Huts by Uga
    Indulge, unwind, luxuriate in Sri Lanka's finest hotels Indulge, unwind, luxuriate in Sri Lanka’s finest hotels
    Pasikuda Pasikuda
    Special offers on Cinnamon Air Charter Flights and Scheduled Flights Special offers on Cinnamon Air Charter Flights and Scheduled Flights
    The Ceylon Tea Trails experience The Ceylon Tea Trails experience
     

    Fly me across Sri Lanka

    Tour Details

    A glimpse into your experiential holiday

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    * Unwind in boutique hotels, luxuriate in Realis and Chateaux Resorts and take in magnificent views from sea planes.
    * Walk back in time at the eclectic Dutch Fort in Galle
    * Navigate through beautiful landscapes of the Royal botanical gardens
    * Learn dance and drumming the Sri Lankan way
    * Be touched by the human faces that is the Ceylon-tea-experience
    * Spend the night in a luxury camp by the beach amidst the wilderness- dune
    * Take a wilderness trek to witness the golden sunsets
    * See those Blue whales on a private luxury yacht


    10-day Sri Lanka luxury tours

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    Luxury east – Hatton | Kandy | Sigiriya | Paasikudah | Anuradhapura
    Luxury south – Sigiriya | Kandy | Hatton | Yala | Weligama
    Or many more…. Sri Lanka is our home and we know a hundred more routes!


    *Includes meet and greet at airport / English speaking chauffeur with luxury vehicle / 24-hour operational support

    • Duration:
      10 nights/ 11 days .
    • When to go:
      Luxury East – May to October
      Luxury South – November to April
    • Accommodation:
      Sri Lanka offers you luxury boutique villas, to tented camping by the beach, to Relais and Chataeux Resorts set in the midst of endless tea estates.
    • Is this holiday for me:
      Yes, if a glimpse into the heart of Sri Lanka in comfort and luxury is what you are looking for.
       
       
       
    • Activity level:
      Low to moderate.

    • Can it be tailor-made:
      Yes! Sri Lanka is our home and we know it’s classic routes plus many off beat gems to curate your luxury bespoke holiday itinerary!
    • How much will it cost:
      100% of what you pay stays right here in Sri Lanka.

      Send us an enquiry to cost out a luxury Sri Lanka holiday for you.

    Map - Luxury South

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    Map - Luxury East

    Map

    FAQs

    FAQs on this experiential holiday

  • Can I make this a longer/shorter tour?

    Yes. We can help you select the experiences to suite your travel dates. If you need to add the North, we can add on our Northern adventures to this tour.

  • Is this Sri Lanka tour available all year?

    The two itineraries are made for travel at different times of the year. Tell us when you wish to travel and we will advise you on the best route depending on where it is likely to rain during the two monsoons that fall on our island.

  • Can I have a mix of luxury and value Accommodation?

    Yes, we can tweak it around the suite your budget

  • How much traveling is involved?

    Quite a bit. You need to be prepared for a few long journeys on some days through some beautiful landscapes, villages and bustling towns to see everything that is worth seeing!

  • Can I end the tour with a beach stay and which coast should I choose?

    Yes, we can add on a beach stay. From November to April, the West, South West and Deep South of the island are bathed in sunshine and with calm seas. You can stay along this coast even in the Summer months of July and August but seas are slightly rough. From May to October, you find some of the world’s best beaches in the stunning East Coast where you can wade out for hundreds of feet into the clear blue shallow seas.

  • Image Gallery

    Experience Sri Lanka's flavourful cuisine Experience Sri Lanka’s flavourful cuisine
     
    Human faces behind the Ceylon-tea-experience Human faces behind the Ceylon-tea-experience
    Learn dance and drumming the Sri Lankan way Learn dance and drumming the Sri Lankan way
     
    Luxuriate in Relais and Chateaux Resorts Luxuriate in Relais and Chateaux Resorts
    Luxury camp by the beach in Yala Luxury camp by the beach in Yala
    Luxury yacht to spot blue whales Luxury yacht to spot blue whales
     

    Luxury across Ceylon

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