Tour Code: SL2015-106 | 13 Nights/14 Days
Prices begin from AU$2,800 per person/Half Board/double occupancy.
Tour Description: Sri Lanka is one of the best destinations in South Asia for world birdwatchers. The island has a total of over 430 species of birds. Of these, 233 are resident and these include the most important 26 species that are recognised as endemic to the country. Most of the resident species are shared with the Asian mainland. A further 198 species have been recorded as migrants to the country. The majority of these migrate to Sri Lanka during the northern winter and are present from about August/September to April/May. Spend two-weeks birding in the islands many natural parks and forests while exploring Sri Lanka’s historical and cultural sites and observing its abundant wildlife.
> Birding in the Talangama Wetlands
> Elephant orphanage at Pinnawella
> The Rock Fortress of Sigiriya
> The Golden Cave Temple at Dambulla
> Kandy and the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic
> Royal Botanical Gardens at Peradeniya
> Horton Plains National Park in the Central Highlands
> World Heritage Sinharaja Rain Forest Reserve
> Uda Walawe and Bundala National Parks
> End the tour by relaxing on a sunny southern beach
> Airport transfers.
> Transport in an air conditioned vehicle. Minimum two passengers
> Cost of fuel and services of an English-speaking chauffeur/guide
> Tour starts from breakfast on Day 01 and ends with dinner on Day 14.
> Safari jeep hire with Tracker where applicable.
> Entrance fee for historical and cultural sites
> Sharing double/twin rooms
> 500ML bottle of water per day.
> Any other local assistance.
> All beverages
> Lunch and dinner
> Still camera/video camera permits in some locations
> All expenses of a personal nature
> Tips and porterage’s at the airport and hotels
> All other expenses not listed under inclusions
> Visa to Sri Lanka
> Fully guided private tour which can be customised to meet your requirements.
> The price will vary according to the number of people on tour.
> Minimum two passengers. Single supplement will apply for only one passenger.
> The tour can be changed to include extra days and a better class of hotels.
> The tour can begin at a date that suits you.
> Peak period supplements may apply.