This is an exclusive tour crafted by our destination experts for Beach lovers.
Sri Lankan Beaches are special. Unwind on sun-kissed delicate sand and take a dunk in purplish-blue waters on really restoring seashore holidays in Sri Lanka. Be it the south or east coast, relaxation or recreation, Tulip Holidays Sri Lanka has the perfect getaway planned for those looking to explore Sri Lankan golden sandy Beaches. Wander across some of the Best Beaches in the world from the south coast to the west coast of Sri Lanka.
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<p>On arrival at the Bandaranaike International Airport, you will get your first taste of warm Sri Lankan hospitality; Representative Tulip Holidays (Pvt) Ltd will Welcome you and transfer to Pinnawala (2-3 hour drive). The Beach Tour in Sri Lanka begins as you check-in to the Resort and relax. Overnight stay at the Resort in Pinnawala an ideal retreat for those seeking a private getaway from the busy streets of the city. Its stylised pavilions come with its terrace with ample living space. Decorated with both western and eastern antiques, the rooms are designed for comfort and romance with a River View Balcony.</p><p></p><p>Overnight Stay in Pinnawala.</p>
<p>After Breakfast, you will be transferred to Millenium Elephant Foundation Pinnawala (20 min drive).</p><p>At this place, you can enjoy your time with Asian Elephants while Feeding, Bathing and Walking with them. Elephant Riding can also be arranged upon request. do not be surprised when you get the chance to witness baby elephants being bottle-fed or see them walk around freely causing absolutely no harm to anyone. It is a sincerely moving sight to observe how these orphaned gentle giants are taken care of here. After spending time with elephants you will have a 30 min drive to an Ayurvedic and Herbal Garden (Free Entrance and Guide) to see the organic and endemic Ayurvedic plants and to get some knowledge about The Traditional Ayurveda. While enjoying a complimentary Ceylon Spice Tea session you can request for a complimentary Ayurvedic Head/ Neck or a Shoulder massage. You will enjoy your lunch in a Sri Lankan Restaurant with a scintillating view of the Bible Rock (Duplicate Lion Rock). In the evening you can experience a River Bath (Safe for even children) or a Swim in the outdoor swimming pool. Feel the love of a Ceylon Tea Pot as a compliment from Tulip of Ceylon Nature Resort. An exclusive table will be reserved for you by the poolside for you to have the Dinner.</p><p></p><p>Overnight Stay in Pinnawala.</p>
<p>After breakfast, Your next stop the Sri Lankan Gem Museum (FREE) which is 1 hour away from the Resort. 20 Minutes from the Museum will be The Sacred Temple of the Tooth in Kandy. Experience an ancient Kandyan legacy engraved around its crown jewel, a historic temple that houses the Sacred Tooth Relic of Lord Buddha. Go on a city tour of Kandy in the afternoon. Last ruled by King Sri Wickrama Rajasinghe, before it was brought under the British rule in 1815, this city was the final royal capital of Sri Lankan kings. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, it has a rich culture, history and heritage and attracts travellers from around the world.</p><p>Kandy city viewpoint is a place where you can see the whole city from one place. You will decide on the place you take your Lunch. Alternatively, take a stroll amidst the vibrant colour of the fresh fruits and vegetables in the Kandy Market. Fine-tune your evening by stepping to the beat of traditional music and drumming amplified by a cultural show that enhances the rich and vibrant culture of the Wonder of Asia, Sri Lanka.</p><p></p><p>Transfer to Negombo (2-3 hour drive) where you find one of the most fabulous golden Beaches in the world. You spend 2 nights in Negambo where you can enjoy the beach with water sports and enjoy the streets with the best pubs and seafood in Sri Lanka while souvenir shopping.</p><p></p><p>Overnight stay in Negombo.</p>
<p>You will explore the Golden Sandy Beaches in Negombo on this day and the following day. Negombo offers some of the most exiting diving stretches in the country. It's known for the pristine stretches of shores and sandy-bottomed lagoon. It's also quite well known for offering fresh catches of Lobsters, jumbo Prawns and Crabs. If you're hoping to enjoy some thrilling water sports why not try your hand at Kitesurfing, Snorkeling, Skuba diving or Jet Skiing? Negombo also offers visitors great entertainment options such as bars, discos and clubs for a frolicking good time out in the town. </p><p></p><p>Overnight stay in Negombo.</p>
<p>After breakfast, transfer to Mirissa (3 hour drive) which is one of the main beach destinations in southern Sri Lanka. The area has it all, one of the best beaches in the world, surf waves, whale watching and great bars and restaurants. You can chill on the beach and in the evening you will be headed to the "Doctors House" beach restaurant and pub to enjoy the evening with music, great food and drinks.</p><p></p><p>Overnight stay in Mirissa.</p>
<p>In these two days, you can choose the activities you do. Some of the activities are Snorkeling, Kayaking and Surfing (The blue waters offer a good ride for beginners and experienced surfers equally. The spot is good for beginner and intermediate surfers to build confidence on a reef. The location of the point between rocks and a hill means its waves are hardly affected by onshore wind. Mirissa also has a beach break ideal for beginners and boogie boarders.). furthermore, you can hop into the "Coconut Tree Hill" a major tourist travel spot. The view or sunset view from here is simply amazing. You can do Whale and Dolphin watching which may take about 3-5 hours and you should check in to the Mirissa Harbour by 6 am. The tour takes about an hour to get into the Indian Ocean where the whales are known to be feeding. If you go during the whale watching season (September - Early May), your chances of seeing a whale are quite high (90-95%) and if not, you can re-book your tour (for free).</p><p> Overnight stay in Mirissa.</p>
<p>Mirissa Beach.</p><p></p><p>Overnight stay in Mirissa.</p>
<p>After breakfast, a 45 min drive takes you either to the "Jungle Beach Unawatuna" which is a calm and quiet beach and swimmable, not rough and just the right size or Unawatuna Main Beach which is one of the biggest tourist destinations in Sri Lanka and is the most “famous” beach in the country. It is a lovely banana-shaped beach of golden sand and turquoise water, surrounded by green palm trees!</p><p></p><p>Chill out in the evening at Kingfisher Beach Restaurant.</p><p></p><p>Overnight stay in Unawatuna.</p>
<p>After breakfast, head to the historic city of the Galle (20 min drive), where you will get the chance to wander around the UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Dutch Fort. Walk along its cobbled streets lined with carefully preserved colonial buildings, shop at chic little concept stores and pay a visit to the Dutch Church and Museum to learn about the fortification’s rich history. </p><p></p><p>Transfer to Hikkaduwa. Experience the picture perfect vistas of golden beaches, turquoise oceans and dazzling blue skies are all yours to enjoy when you visit this enchanting little coastal getaway. </p><p></p><p>Overnight stay in Hikkaduwa.</p>
<p>After breakfast, You can laze upon the beach and soak up the golden sun or give yourself an epic adrenaline rush by enjoying the many forms of water sports that the region offers. Take a snorkelling tour and delve into the mysterious depths of the ocean to discover some of its best-kept secrets. The mesmerising beauty of the coral reef here can be observed when taking a glass-bottomed boat ride across the Hikkaduwa National Park, a world-famous coral sanctuary.</p><p></p><p>Enjoy your evening in a Beach Restaurant.</p><p></p><p>Overnight stay in Hikkaduwa.</p>
<p>After breakfast, transfer to Madu River to enjoy a Boat Ride (50 min drive). </p><p>Enjoy a serene boat ride down the tranquil, Madu River located in the Southwest of Sri Lanka, which flows to the city of Balapitiya. Luxuriate under the warm tropical sun, as you take in the flourishing wildlife inhabiting the shady mangroves which border the waterway. Guests will likewise have the option to visit minor islands situated on the river alongside a cinnamon estate which will give you a knowledge into the nearby community.</p><p></p><p>Transfer to Bentota (30 min drive) to relax the last few days of your stay . En route, visit the Kosgoda Sea Turtle Conservation & Research Center, get up close and personal with some of the world's majestic creatures. The turtle farm breeds, releases and rehabilitates sea turtles of all ages. Tour the sanctuary with one of the knowledgeable guides, who will teach you about these magical animals. Visitors also have the opportunity to hold and, with some luck, release the creatures into the wild. </p><p>Overnight stay in Bentota.</p>
<p>Bentota beach is a perfect spot for water sports lovers, who likes to dive and glide through the sifting waves. The best months to do water sports like; snorkelling, scuba diving, jet-skiing, windsurfing and water-skiing.</p><p>Bentota is a place what divers dream of. The main area where all divers go is, to the Canoe Rock. </p><p>Bentota beach is filled with spectrums of fantastic, deluxe, gorgeous hotels which provide great facilities and spontaneity for the foreign tourists. Unlike other beaches, Bentota is the perfect place for any family to have long extended vacations in the tropical blue shimmering waters.</p><p>Moreover, Bentota beach is the most known place in Sri Lanka to have the most romantic weddings.</p><p></p><p>Spend the full day in Bentota Beach.</p><p></p><p>Overnight stay in Bentota.</p>
<p>A full day of relaxation awaits you before you head back home. Enjoy all the luxuries of the Resort including the spa where you can treat yourself to calming massages and spa treatments. Relax, Chill and party on the Beach.</p><p> Overnight Stay in Bentota.</p>
<p>After breakfast, you will be transferred to The Bandaranaike International Airport in time for your flight back, bringing to an end of an unforgettable adventure through Sri Lanka’s gorgeous golden sandy Beaches.</p>