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Sri Lanka in Depth + Maldive Dhoni Cruise (Horton Plains) - Explore!
22 days

Sri Lanka in Depth + Maldive Dhoni Cruise (Horton Plains)

From Negombo to Male
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US $4,200
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  • Spot leopard, elephant and sambar deer in the wild
  • Explore painted cave temples and 'Sky Fortress'
  • Visit the 'Hill Capital' and lush tea plantations
  • Trek among unique flora and fauna on Horton's Plains


Start in Negombo and end in Male! With the discovery tour Sri Lanka in Depth + Maldive Dhoni Cruise (Horton Plains), you have a 22 day tour package taking you through Negombo, Sri Lanka and 14 other destinations in Asia. Sri Lanka in Depth + Maldive Dhoni Cruise (Horton Plains) includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Join trip in Negombo
    Start point Catamaran Beach Hotel, Hotel reception, No.209, Lewis Place, Negombo 11500, Sri Lanka 18:00
  2. Day 2: Jeep safari in Wilpattu National Park; Drive to Anuradhapura
  3. Day 3: Full day to explore the ancient citadel
  4. Day 4: Visit Dambulla's cave temples en route to Giritale
  5. Day 5: Visit Polonnaruwa and drive to Sigiriya
  6. Day 6: In Sigiriya; drive to Kandy
  7. Day 7: Discover the Temple of the Tooth
  8. Day 8: Drive through the Hill Country to Nuwara Eliya
  9. Day 9: Optional walk on Horton Plains
  10. Day 10: Drive to the hill town of Ella
  11. Day 11: Drive to Udawalawe, explore the National Park by Jeep and visit the elephant transit home
  12. Day 12: Stroll through the Portuguese Fort at Galle
  13. Day 13: Free time to relax on Unawatuna's quiet beaches
  14. Day 14: Early morning to relax on the beach before driving to Colombo
  15. Day 15: Fly to Male
  16. Day 16: Sail to Vavuu Atoll and explore Kuda Anbaraa Island
  17. Day 17: Snorkel in the clear waters of the Meemu Atoll
  18. Day 18: Cruise to Dhiggaru Island for a Bodu Beru display
  19. Day 19: Visit the traditional village of Felidhoo
  20. Day 20: Discover Hulhidhoo reef before sailing to Fulidhoo
  21. Day 21: Sail to Male stopping to snorkel at Embudhoo Reef
  22. Day 22: Trip ends in Male
    End point Male Airport, Departures Hall, Airport Main Rd, Malé 22000, Maldives 07:00
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

14 nights
1 night
Berth / Cabin
6 nights

Customer Reviews

  • R
    · February 04, 2020
    Fascinating tour, lots of travelling but excellent driver and Sam Casseer was an informative guide with deep knowledge of the natural history and good local insight. Hotels ranged from average to excellent, as did the food. Safaris also good, especially... Show more
    Explore! commented on this review
    Many thanks Ros for taking the time to send your review and we are delighted that you enjoyed the trip and all of the experiences. The Tour Leaders are one of the most important parts of our company so very nice to hear that you appreciated Sam and the... Show more
    Trip date: November 2019

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22 days
Sri Lanka in Depth + Maldive Dhoni Cruise (Horton Plains)
From Negombo to Male
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    • Rabies - Recommended for Sri Lanka. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Yellow fever - Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Sri Lanka and Maldives. Ideally 10 days before travel.
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