Deals of The Week:  Italy awaits!  Save up to 50%

Deals end in1d6h49m12s
6,498 reviews about TourRadar
Treasure Island: Ancient Temples & Wildlife Encounters in Sri Lanka - TRIPS by Culture Trip

Treasure Island: Ancient Temples & Wildlife Encounters in Sri Lanka

12 days
From Colombo to Kosgoda
Tour Operator:
TRIPS by Culture Trip
Max group size:
Age range:
27 to 99
Operated in:
Tour id:
Hygiene Measures:
Private available:
US $2,039
Pay over time with smaller, interest-free instalments. Learn More
Book once and share the cost with split payments. Learn More
Start planning your tour
Image of a map showing the route of the tour

Ready-to-book adventures, personalized

  • Personal

    Make your adventure more you

  • Private

    Enjoy a tour focused solely on your travel group

  • Professional

    Access our Travel Experts’ insider knowledge

  • Protected

    Travel within your own bubble


Start in Colombo and end in Kosgoda! With the Explorer tour Treasure Island: Ancient Temples & Wildlife Encounters in Sri Lanka, you have a 12 days tour package taking you through Colombo, Sri Lanka and 12 other destinations in Asia. Treasure Island: Ancient Temples & Wildlife Encounters in Sri Lanka includes accommodation, an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Expand All
  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Arrive in Colombo for a cocktail and guided tour
  2. Day 2: Unwind with a swim in Dambulla
  3. Day 3: Cycle around Polonnaruwa and spot elephants in Minneriya National Park
  4. Day 4: Climb Sigiriya fortress and tour a private spice garden
  5. Day 5: Whip up a Sri Lankan feast in Kandy
  6. Day 6: Paddle down white-water rapids in Kitulgala
  7. Day 7: Abseiling in Sandun Ella and scenic train journey to Haputal
  8. Day 8: Tour a tea estate and hike around Ella
  9. Day 9: Explore Tissa and admire rock Buddhas at Buduruwagala
  10. Day 10: Spot wildlife in Yala National Park
  11. Day 11: Optional whale-watching tour from Kosgoda, plus farewell beach feast
  12. Day 12: Depart from Kosgoda
Want to read it later?

Download this tour’s PDF brochure and start tour planning offline

What's Included

Expand All
  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • COVID-19 Health & Safety Measures
  • Meals
  • Additional Services
  • Transport
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay


Dates & Availability

12 days
Treasure Island: Ancient Temples & Wildlife Encounters in Sri Lanka
From Colombo to Kosgoda
No credit card fees


Take advantage of our 0% interest instalment plan on selected departures. Learn More

Select a departure month
  • Upcoming departures
  • May 2022
Select The Travel Month
Upcoming departures
  • Get Instant Confirmation
    9 May, 2022
    20 May, 2022
    Multiple Room Types
    0% Interest Instalments

Frequently Asked Questions

We are there for you! If you have any questions about this tour, then please don't hesitate to contact us 24/7 and we will get back to you latest within 2 hours!

Got a question about this tour?

Reach out to our travel experts.

Good to Know

  • Currencies
    Indian Rupee
    Sri Lanka Rupee
    Sri Lanka
  • Plugs & Adapters

    As a traveller from USA, Canada, England, Australia, New Zealand you will need an adaptor for types D, M, C, E, F. As a traveller from South Africa you will need an adaptor for types C, E, F.

    Type D
    Sri Lanka and India
    Type M
    Sri Lanka and India
    Type C
    Type E
    Type F
  • Vaccines
    • These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for India and Sri Lanka. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for India and Sri Lanka. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Cholera - Recommended for India. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for India and Sri Lanka. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for India and Sri Lanka. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Yellow fever - Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for India and Sri Lanka. Ideally 10 days before travel.
    • Japanese B encephalitis - Recommended for India and Sri Lanka. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Rabies - Recommended for Sri Lanka. Ideally 1 month before travel.
  • Visa
    • Unfortunately we cannot offer you a visa application service. Whether you need a visa or not depends on your nationality and where you wish to travel. Assuming your home country does not have a visa agreement with the country you're planning to visit, you will need to apply for a visa in advance of your scheduled departure.
    • Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.
  • Payment information
    • For any tour departing before February 18th, 2022 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after February 18th, 2022, a minimum payment of 20% is required to confirm your booking with TRIPS by Culture Trip. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 30 days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
    • Some departure dates and prices may vary and TRIPS by Culture Trip will contact you with any discrepancies before your booking is confirmed.
    • The following cards are accepted for "TRIPS by Culture Trip" tours: Visa, Maestro, Mastercard, American Express or PayPal. TourRadar does NOT charge you an extra fee for using any of these payment methods.
  • Accessibility
    Some tours are not suitable for mobility-restricted traveller, however, some operators may be able to accommodate special requests. For any enquiries, you can contact our customer support team, who are ready and waiting to help you.