• Bonjour SHAN, De retour en France après notre voyage dans votre beau pays, je tenais à vous remercier pour ... - MEHL Mr , Mrs / DILLMANN Mr , Mrs

  • We are happy with the service that the driver has provided. We would strongly recommend our friends/families... - Mr & Ms Clayton Tan (Singaporean)

  • Ravi was not only a chauffeur guide but a more than that. A friend, He was always taking care of us and he m... - Mr / Mrs.Pierre Antoine Mariage (Belguim)

  • Very nice tour, Hotel were very good : Well Situated, Good service, Comfort Good. And Allan was a great dri... - Ms. Pauline Neveu X 02 (French)

  • To Visit sri lanka you should do it with Ravi! He is an expert driver in the roads of the country. Ravi is e... - Mr. André Varela & Ms Patricia Monteiro (Portuguese)

  • Ravi is the best guide that we had in compasion with other travels. Ravi is Very friendly and he involves a ... - Mr. Mercedes Llorens & Ms. Angeles Garcia (Spain)

  • The trip was very well organised and met all our expectations to espeacially our Guide/Driver Mr. Hemach and... - Mr. Piotr Porebski X 02 PAX (Poland)

  • We had a great time. Thankyou for planning our stay in srilanka so well. Our Driver was really kind and alw... - Mr. Johnova X 02 PAX (czech Republic)

  • Mr. Jana is a 100% reliabale, Very experienced and safe driver. He was a very good guide to us, always frien... - Ms. Margot Hannelore Klein X 02 PAX (Germany)

  • We had a good guide/Driver he tells a lot. he is very kind and makes jokes and we had alot of fun. We will r... - Mrs Pty Huizing & Mr Reinder Kesmaat X 02 PAX (Holland))

read all comments

SELECT TOUR

Country
Tour
View This Tour All Tours
Sri Lanka Things to Do Sri Lanka Attractions
×
  • Call Us
  • FAQ

Download Sri Lanka Brochure

All News

Newsline

  • Gangaramaya Nawama Maha Perehara – on 09th & 10th February 2017 Thursday 9th February 2017

      The Navam Perahera, held annually in February, displays the rich religious and cul.. more

  • Vesak Festival Monday 30th January 2017

    Vesak is the main Buddhist religious festival in Sri Lanka. During this time, people celebrate th.. more

  • Kala Pola 2017 Monday 16th January 2017

    Drawing inspiration from similar open-air Art Fairs in Europe, notably Montmartre in the French c.. more

Tour in Sri Lanka, South India & Maldives Fifteen Days

Make your holiday a memorable one with combining your tour with three countries at the same time Sri Lanka, India & Maldives.Visit the ancient cities culture , wildlife & the mountains in Sri Lanka. Visit colourful India with its splendid architecture and enjoy your beach holiday in Maldives.
Please click the green colour arrows for more details of the itinerary. Prices & services details can be viewed by clicking the relevant tabs. Please scroll down for more details.
Request More Details Tailor Made Tour Request
Day 1

AIRPORT (in Sri Lanka)/NEGOMBO/ SIGIRIYA

Arrival, welcome & assistance at the airport then leave for Sigiriya en-route visit Negombo. It is largely Roman Catholic by faith, with huge imposing churches down almost every street. The sea & the catamarans are the backdrop to the Negombo scenery. At P.M.visit Sigiriya located in the north-central part of Sri Lanka, it preserves the architectural tradition of the country. The town is famous for its Rock, Gardens and Sanctuary. Sigiriya has spectacular importance in Sri Lanka. It is an ancient palace complex, erected during the reign of King Kasyapa,and it has been declared by UNESCO as a world heritage site. Return to the hotel for the overnight stay .

Day 2

POLONNARUWA/ANURADAPURA

After breakfast an excursion to Polonnaruwa, the second ancient capital city for three centuries, is one of the most interesting places in Sri Lanka with many well preserved ruins of palaces and monasteries. At P.M. leave for Anuradhapura & visit the ruins of the first capital founded in the 05th century BC it has the largest number of ancient monuments of a great civilization. World Heritage city Anuradhapura, in picturesque ruins, was once a major center of Sri Lankan civilization. Return back to your hotel for the overnight stay.

Day 3

SIGIRIYA/DAMBULLA/NALANDA/MATALE/KANDY

After breakfast leave for Kandy en-route visit Dambulla. In Sri Lankan history Dambulla cave complex dates back to 3rd and 2nd centuries BC. It is known that even before the making of the complex it was well established as one of the largest monasteries in Sri Lanka. Dambulla caves have been declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. It is also known for bird watching. Later on you can visit the Nalanda Gedige the Abu Simbel of Sri Lanka. Nalanda Gedige is one of a number of remarkable archaeological sites in Sri Lanka then en route to kandy visit a spice garden & a batik factory in Matale. In the evening arrive at an hotel in Kandy,which is the the center of the traditional arts in Sri Lanka and you can visit the temple of the sacred totooth relic of the Buddha too . Return to the hotel for the overnight stay .

Day 4

KANDY/PINNAWELA/KANDY

After breakfast leave for Pinnawela & visit the elephant Orphanage. The orphanage was established to feed nurse & house young elephants abandoned by their mothers. During the drough period the young ones often fall into pits and ravines in their quest for water .At P.M. visit the city of Kandy. The most famous landmark of Kandy is its lake, in the center of the city. You can then visit the Kandy Museum. Late in the evening view the Kandyan cultural performance .Return to the hotel for the overnight stay.

Day 5

KANDY/PERADENIYA/NUWARAELIYA

After breakfast visit the royal botanical gardens of Peradeniya which is well known for its large variety of plants The garden is best known for its collection of orchids the largest in Asia. At P.M. leave for Nuwaraeliya the center of hill country, en-route visit a tea plantation and witness the manufacture of the world famous Ceylon tea . Gregory Lake is one of attractive locations in Nuwaraeliya and Shanthipura (the city view point). You can then spend the evening walking in the cool climate. Arrive at the hotel for the overnight stay.

Day 6

NUWARAELIYA/ELLA/BUDURUWAGALA/KATARAGAMA/YALA

After breakfast leave for Tissamaharama Region Stop at Ella to admire the magnificent view. You can then visit Buduruwagala. The name Buduruwagala means the rock with the statue of Buddha and this is exactly what it is. The rock has taken shape of a kneeling elephant. The statues date back to 10 century AD. You can then visit the sacred city of Kataragama. At P.M get ready for a great safari in the Yala Park. You can cruise around in a jeep and enjoy the elephants which are undoubtedly the best known attraction at Yala. They are seen in small & large herds and herds of spotted deer are seen all over the park too . Monkeys-the pinkish rhesus and the Grey-faced Langur Monkey live and play on the tree-tops and the ground below. Wild buffalo & wild boar could startle you with their appearance or the leopard sunning itself and drinking water from an water hole . Arrive at the hotel for the overnight stay..

Day 7

WELIGAMA/GALLE/COLOMBO

After breakfast leave for Galle en route view the Still fisherman of Weligama fishing, then visit the Old Portuguese fort, later rebuilt and extended by the Dutch which is still a fine preservation. Most of the administration of G alle still takes place from the fort .The view from the ramparts is superb The Galle fort is a world heritage site and the largest remaining fortress in Asia built by European occupiers. You can then continue towards Colombo.. At P.M visit the fascinating city of Colombo which links the past with the present. You will visit the fort area, the commercial center, Pettah Colombos bustling bazaar area, cinnamon garden which comprises of large residences. Return to the hotel for the overnight stay.

Day 8

COLOMBO/APT SRI LANKA/ARRIVAL AT COCHIN

After breakfast get ready for the transfer to the airport in order to connect the flight for departure. Rooms are available untill 12h00 in the afternoon. Upon arrival at Cochin, our Executive will meet you at the Airport followed by the transfer to the hotel. (Overnight at Cochin) [Transport: Vehicle only for arrival transfer] Note: Sight Seeing will be organized depending on the flight schedule.

Day 9

COCHIN- PERIYAR (180 km - 5 h)

Check out from hotel after breakfast drive to Periyar (also known as Thekkady). The name Periyar comes after the Dam made here by the English in 1895. On arrival check on to hotel and in the evening you would leave for an guided plantation tour to an nearby garden where various types of spices and other aromatic plants are cultivated. The guide explains & clarifies your doubts on this tour and also depending on the days opportunity you will also be taken to visit a tea factory nearby. (Overnight at Periyar)

Day 10

PERIYAR- ALLEPPEY (150 km- 4 h)

Check out from the hotel after breakfast and drive to Alleppey - the land of Backwaters. Upon arrival embark onto the private House boat that is waiting to take you on a tour through the backwaters, a splendid area full of canals, lakes and coves. You can sunbathe on the deck or observe the landscape from the protection of the cabin. The populations whole life takes place here on the water. The people sail, fish, swim and bathe here. They do their washing and their washing up. They are so adapted to the water that you can see people talking for an hour, while they are up to their necks in water. Peddlers take care of the supplies and the public transport goes on the water and countless water birds wait for their chance to catch a fish. The journey progresses to a wonderful area full of palm trees, rice fields and floating water plants that surround the boat and form an emerging emerald Green Island. (Overnight on board Houseboat)

Day 11

ALLEPPEY - KOVALAM (175 km - 3.5 h)

Disembark the houseboat and drive to Kovalam beach which is rich with palm trees. The journey through the tropical landscape of Kerala gives a good idea of people living in here. Kovalam beach is one of the most beautiful seaside resorts in India. On arrival Kovalam check in to hotel and rest at leisure (Overnight at Kovalam).

Day 12

DEPARTURE TRANSFER INDIA/ARRIVAL MALDIVES

After breakfast transfer to the Trivandrum airport to connect flight for Maldives. Your rooms are available untill 12h00. Maldives Airport - Resort Welcome at Maldives airport on arrival by our representative & transfer to the selected resort by Speed boat / Domestic Flight. Relax leisurely at your resort on Half Board Basis.(Dinner & Bfast included)

Day 13

MALDIVES RESORT FREE DAY

Relax freely at the selected beach resort in Maldives on Half Board Basis.(Dinner & Bfast included)

Day 14

MALDIVES RESORT FREE DAY

Relax freely at the selected beach resort in Maldives on Half Board Basis.(Dinner & Bfast Included)

Day 15

RESORT / MALDIVES AIRPORT TRANSFER

After breakfast transfer to the Maldives Airport by speed boat or Domestic flight. Check out 12h00 Transfers only during day light hours.

Economy/Standard1st Category/SuperiorDeluxe
Day 1Giritale or Kashyapa Hotel or Danawwa HotelCamelia Resort or Sigiriya VillageAmaya Lake or Aliya Resort & Spa
Day 2Giritale or Kashyapa Hotel or Danawwa HotelCamelia Resort or Sigiriya VillageAmaya Lake or Aliya Resort & Spa
Day 3Kaya ResidenceSuisse or Thilanka HotelMahaweli Reach or Earls Regency or Cinnamon Cinnamon Citadel
Day 4Kaya ResidenceSuisse or Thilanka HotelMahaweli Reach or Earls Regency or Cinnamon Cinnamon Citadel
Day 5Windsor HotelSt Andrews HotelGrand Hotel (Deluxe room) or Tea Factory Hotel
Day 6Hibiscus GardenChandrika Deluxe Room or Kithala HotelThe Safari or Mandara Rosen
Day 7Mirage or Grand Oriental HotelRamada Colombo Hotel or Cinnamon Red HotelCinnamon Lake / Grand or Taj Samudra or Hilton Hotel
Day 8Abad Pepper RoutesNo 18Tea Bungalow
Day 9Michales InnElephant CourtElephant Court
Day 10Ac HouseboatAc HouseboatDeluxe Ac Houseboat
Day 11Sagara Beach ResortUday SamudraTurtle on the beach
Day 12Embudu Village Superior RoomParadise Island Resort & Spa Superior Beach BungalowRoyal Island Resort & Spa Beach Villa
Day 13Embudu Village Superior RoomParadise Island Resort & Spa Superior Beach BungalowRoyal Island Resort & Spa Beach Villa
Day 14Embudu Village Superior RoomParadise Island Resort & Spa Superior Beach BungalowRoyal Island Resort & Spa Beach Villa
Day 15No HotelNo HotelNo Hotel

Contact ACME Travels for more information

Includes

All rates quoted are in US Dollars & net per person inclusive of all applicable taxes
If you are traveling alone please send us an email we shall advise you the details

Sri Lanka Part of Tour 

  • Welcome at the airport by Acme representative.
  • The accommodation in Double/Twin or Triple bed rooms in the hotels mentioned or similar.
  • Check-in Check-out 12h00.
  • Bed & Breakfast Basis (Room Breakfast for Four nights) & the 1st Two Nights & the night near the Reserve will be on Half Board Basis - Total 3 nights inclusive of dinner & Bfast.
  • Air-conditioned Private vehicle with English speaking chauffeur will be provided (Private Tour).No vehicle will be provided on any free days if any as per program.
    Fuel & local assurance for vehicle included.
  • The chauffeur will look after his meals & accommodation by himself.
  • Basic Jeep to visit reserve included -(Entrance fees for the reserve to be paid directly by clients).
  • The excursions and sightseeing mentioned in Program (Without All Entrance Fees paid directly by clients).

Maldives Part of Tour 

  • Welcome at the airport by our representative.
  • Transfers from airport to hotel and vice verse.By Speed Boat for Category A & B.
  • By Domestic Plane & Short distance Speed Boat transfer for Category C (All Transfers during Day light hours only.)
  • The accommodation in Twin/Double or Single bed rooms in the The resorts mentioned or similar.
  • Check-in 14h00/Check-out 12h00
  • Meals on Half Board Basis (Room Breakfast & Dinner on all three Nights).

South India Part of Tour

  • Accommodation on twin sharing basis in the listed hotels (or) equivalent
  • Buffet breakfast in listed hotels (or) equivalent
  • Transportation by Air-conditioned Car for the entire tour as per the Itinerary
  • Spice plantation tour at Thekkady
  • Stay at Air-Conditioned Houseboat on full board basis [Alleppey – Alleppey round trip]
  • Entrance fees at Cochin & Thekkady only
  • On spot English speaking guide in Cochin only
  • Current applicable taxes

Excludes

Package price does not include in Sri Lanka

For Sri Lanka all entrance fees as per programme to be paid directly in Sri Lanka Rupees and it will cost around
USD175 per person For Sri Lanka part of tour.

Please change Foreign currency in to SLRS at the airport after customs there are many 24hrs bank counters at the airport as all these payments have to be made only in SLRS No credit card payments are accepted in these places.  Subject to change slightly sometimes details are provided with rates as applicable at the moment)
(Children under 12 years will be half rate in most places) -

** ** Kandy Perahara Period  for ten nights from 29th July  to 07th Aug 2017 -Probable dates (Subject to confirmation around March 2017 only) - Per room per night During Kandy Hotel Nights only extra if clients are in Kandy during the Kandy Perahara Period.

Perahara Supplement

Economy

First Category

Superior

Per room per night During Kandy Hotel Nights only extra if clients are in Kandy during the Kandy Perahara Period

USD 35

USD 45

USD 50

If required we can modify the programme to have the last night in a beach hotel south of Colombo or in Negombo then proceed to the airport. Any other modifications to the programme can be arranged as per individual preferences.

Single room supplement, the personal spending (tips, laundry, mini bar, telephone, fax etc ....) Beverages, the rights to use cameras or video at sites where most places they are free when you pay the entrance fees except at Kandy Tooth Temple & Pinnawela Elephant orphanage there are extra charges for Video around USD 05per person, medical expenses, insurance, international flights.

PACKAGE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE IN SOUTH INDIA:
Expenses of personal nature such as drinks, laundry, telephones, tipping, porters, etc.
Lunch & dinner except mentioned in the above
All entrances, Camera and guide charges at sight seeing spots except mentioned above.
All other than those listed in above inclusions,
Additional expense which may arise due to strikes and natural calamities etc... situation beyond our control.

Package price does not include in Maldives

Expenses of personal nature such as drinks, laundry, telephones, tipping, porters, etc.
Lunches

This tour can be done either way starting from India & ending in Maldives or Starting from Maldives & ending in Sri Lanka or Starting in Sri Lanka & ending in India. Its up to the clients convenience & the tour can be adjusted accordingly. As Maldives has some restrictions certian nationalities will have to pay a extra supplement please advice us your nationalty when reserving.

Air tickets are not included in our prices to travel Sri Lanka to India (Cochin) or India (Tirivandapuram) to  Maldives. If required we can provide same separately. Please contact us by email or by providing details through the inquiry form, We shall be pleased to make arrangements for the Air tickets too.

For Reservations during  Super Peak Period – 21 December 2016 to 10 January 2017  period please contact us for further details .As Peak supplements apply at hotels during this period & this will change according to the category of hotels and actual days of stay at each hotel.

Remarks

Visas

Sri Lanka Visa charges USD 30 per person  for NON SAARC countries & USD 15 for SAARC countries, can be obtained directly via the internet please visit this site. http://www.eta.gov.lk/ The process is not complicated if you have any difficulty we could make arrangements for same too in 48hrs  to obtain same if details are provided to us by mail.  The process is very simple payments can be paid online & with the confirmation document  print out & code you have to submit  passport on arrival only.  The passport has to be valid for six months from the day of arrival return air tickets & sufficient funds  or reservations for the holiday should be with you. All have to obtain a visit visa except for Singapore & Maldivian passport holders. 

India visa for holiday please apply in your country via the Indian High Commission this has to be obtained prior to arrival in India.

Maldives all passport holders get free visa for holiday on arrival provided they have passport  valid for six months from the day of arrival return air tickets & sufficient funds  or reservations for the holiday.

Cancellation

Sri Lanka /India /Maldives they do not entertain any excuses under any circumstances
Cancellation made 35 days prior to arrival date: 40% of the total Invoice.
Cancellation made 28 days prior to arrival date: 60% of the total Invoice.
Cancellation made 21 days prior to arrival date: 85% of the total Invoice.
Cancellation made 15 days prior to arrival date: 100% of the total Invoice.
No Show or early departure 100% of the total Invoice. 

Request More Details Tailor Made Tour Request

Send Message for Quick Response

CAPTCHA Image Reload Image

Tour Sri Lanka with Acme Travels – package tours including nature / wildlife tours to suit your budget. Holiday vacationing Sri Lanka with extensions to Maldives, India, Nepal.

Telephone : +94 (0)11 4527575/ +94 (0)11 2596114
+94 (0)11 2554538

Fax : +94 (0)11 2554539