SUN, SAND AND SURF

Beach Tour to the Pearl of Indian Ocean

Nights 10

Days 11

Package Cost

USD 980

( Per adult )

Tour Itinerary

Day 1

ARRIVAL / NEGOMBO – (30KM – approximately ½-hour drive)

Flight Arrival TBA

On arrival at the Bandaranaike International Airport, you will get your first taste of warm Sri Lankan hospitality; Representative from Aakash Asia Ceylon will Welcome you and proceed directly to Negombo and check in to the hotel.

Dinner and overnight stay in Negombo.

Day 2

NEGOMBO / NILAVELI (TRINCOMALEE) – (250KM – approximately 6-hour drive)

After breakfast at the hotel, proceed to Nilaveli (Trincomalee).

*Nilaveli is a coastal resort town located about 16 kilometers away from Trincomalee. Tamil translation of Naliaveli is “open land of the moon shine”. It used to be a popular tourist destination in the past, however due to Sri Lankan civil war and 2004 Tsunami number of tourist visiting Nilaveli have been declined until 2009. From 2010 onwards, we can see a significant increase in the number of tourist visiting Nilaveli and once again it’s becomes a one of the main tourist destination in Sri Lanka. Nilaveli is considered as a one of the best beaches in the country because of the white sandy beach. Peaceful Nilaveli beach is in its best from May to October. Attraction of this coastal resort town including the beach and visit to the Koneswaram Temple and Kinniya hot spring well located nearby. Nilaveli beach has direct access to the famous Pigeon Island where tourist can go for snorkeling or scuba diving.

Dinner and overnight stay in Nilaveli.

Day 3

NILAVELI

After breakfast at the hotel, leisure on the Nilaveli Beach.

Optional Activities; Dolphin Watching – Season from May to October Snorkeling at Pigeon Island - Season from May to October

Dinner and overnight stay in Nilaveli.

Day 4

NILAVELI / PASSIKUDAH – (130KM – approximately 3-hour drive)

After breakfast at the hotel, proceed to Passikudah.

*Passikudah is a coastal resort town tourist centre in Easter Province. It used to be a popular tourist destination in the past, however due to Sri Lanka civil war and 2004 Tsunami number of tourist visiting Passikudah have been declined until 2009. Since 2009 Pasikudah has become a popular tourist destination amongst local and foreigners alike. This is because Passikudah is known to have one of the longest stretches of shallow coastline in the world. In other words, people can walk kilometers into the sea because the water is only a few inches deep and the current is relatively weak compared to the rest of Sri Lanka’s coasts. Passikudah and Kalkudah are located few kilometers apart.

Dinner and overnight stay in Passikudah.

Day 5

PASSIKUDAH

After breakfast at the hotel, leisure on the Passikudah Beach.

Optional Activities; Snorkeling

Dinner and overnight stay in Passikudah.

Day 6

PASSIKUDAH / ARUGAM BAY – (150KM – approximately 4-hour drive)

After breakfast at the hotel, proceed to Arugam Bay.

*Arugam Bay is a bay situated on the Indian Ocean in the dry zone of Sri Lanka’s southeast coast. Tourism in Arugam Bay is dominated by surf tourism. This area is home to several quality surf breaks, the most popular of which being “Main Point” located towards the south of the bay. This is a right-hand point break, with a rock/reef bottom, and has several sections with occasional barrels. Other breaks in the area include Whiskey Point and Pottuvil Point to the north, and Elephant Rock, Peanut Farm and Okanda to the south. These breaks have attracted a steady stream of international tourists for several decades. Arugam Bay has a good local surf scene and is home to some of Sri Lanka's most talented surfers and in recent years surfers from Arugam Bay have dominated national competitions. However, tourists are also attracted by the local beaches, lagoons, historical temples.

Dinner and overnight stay in Arugam Bay.

Day 7

ARUGAM BAY

After breakfast at the hotel, leisure on the Arugam Bay Beach.

Optional Activities; Surfing – Arugam Bay is the best 06th beach in the world for surfing.

Dinner and overnight stay in Arugam Bay.

Day 8

ARUGAM BAY / TANGALLE – (220KM – approximately 5-hour drive)

After breakfast at the hotel, proceed to Tangalle.

*Tangalle is a big town in Southern Province of Sri Lanka and governed by an Urban Council. It is located 195 kilometers south of Colombo. It has a mild climate in comparison to the rest of the district, and sandy beaches. Tangalle is regionally important fishing port and a center of tourism. In the city center there is an old Dutch Fort which is used as a prison today. Most attraction place at Tangalle is Blowhole which is situated very close to city. Tourist can enjoy the cool water of the sea, and indulge in swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving and other water sports.

Dinner and overnight stay in Tangalle.

Day 9

TANGALLE

After breakfast at the hotel, leisure on the Tangalle Beach.

Dinner and overnight stay in Tangalle.

Day 10

TANGALLE / BENTOTA – (140KM – approximately 3-hour drive)

After breakfast at the hotel, proceed to Bentota.

*Bentota is a coastal town in Sri Lanka, located in the Galle District of the Sothern Province, governed by an Urban Council. It is approximately 65km (40mi) south of Colombo and 56km (35mi) north of Galle. Bentota is situated on the southern bank of the Bentota River mouth. Bentota is a tourist attraction, with a local airport (Bentota River Airport) and a handful of world class hotels. It is a destination for water sport. Bentota also delivers an ancient art of healing called Ayurveda. Bentota is famous for its toddy production, an alcoholic beverage made from coconut nectar. It also has a turtle hatchery, located on Induruwa beach.

Dinner and overnight stay in Bentota.

Day 11

BENTOTA / AIRPORT – (120KM – approximately 2-hour drive)

After breakfast at the hotel, you will be transfer to the Colombo International Airport to catch your flight to Maldives accompanied with all the happy Sri Lankan memories.

Flight Departure TBA

Terms & Conditions

Above rates are valid for;

  • Minimum of 02 Adults traveling together only.
  • Traveling between 01 May 2018 to 31 October 2018 only.

Traveling between 01 July 2018 to 31 August 2018 peak period supplement will apply. Please contact us for more information.

  • We would like to state that the above tour is strictly based on the given itinerary. We are not supposed to grant guest to any service outside the itinerary. If so there are will be an additional charge.
  • The above itinerary will be subject to change depending on the timings of arrival and departure of the flight that you are selected, and it may also cause for a difference in the final price. Once the flight schedule being confirmed, you will be advice accordingly.
  • Please note that this is not a reservation confirmation. Reservation confirmation shell be subject to availability after your consent to confirm the room. Availability is subject to change without prior notice.

Above cost includes;

  • Meet and greet service at the Airport
  • Arrival Transfer and Departure transfer.
  • Accommodation at above mentioned hotels or similar category hotels on Half Board Basis
  • Service of English Speaking Chauffeur Guide
  • Transport by an Air-Conditioned private vehicles as per above itinerary
  • City / shopping tour in Colombo
  • All Sri Lankan Government Taxes.

Above cost excludes;

  • Airfare.
  • Sri Lanka Visa Fee. Please log on to www.eta.gov.lk for more information.
  • Additional transfers.
  • Breakfast and Lunch on arrival day.
  • Lunch during the tour.
  • Entrance fees for any site mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Peak period / Compulsory supplements.
  • Early check-in and Late check-out. (Standard check-in time 1400hrs and check-out time 1200hrs).
  • Camera and Video permits.
  • Personal expenses.
  • Tip and porter charges.
  • Any service not mentioned above.

Rates and Validity;

  • All rates quoted are in US Dollars (US$) and are non-commissionable.
  • The rates in this document are subject to change/revision based on any increase / decrease in the hotels / supplier's rates or the taxes imposed by the government.

Cancellation Policy; - FITs

  • Cancellation fee will not be charged, if the booking cancelled 35 days prior to the arrival.
  • Cancellation within 34 - 22 days prior to the arrival, 25% of the total will be charged.
  • Cancellation within 21 - 15 days prior to arrival, 50% of the total will be charged.
  • Cancellation within 14 - 08 days prior to arrival, 75% of the total will be charged.
  • Cancellation within 07 days prior to the arrival, 100% of the total will be charged.
  • Cancellation within the stay, 100% of the total will be charged.
  • All no-show bookings, 100% of the total will be charged.

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