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Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka

The Island of Sri Lanka has so much to offer... from wildlife & culture to Yoga retreats, golf holidays and private beach weddings!

General information:

Flying time: 10:30 hours
Time difference: +5:30 hours
Currency: Sri Lankan Rupee
Language: Sinhala and Tamil

If you are interested in knowing the driest season, then for the west and the south coasts and the hill country the best time to visit is from December to March.

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Reatreat

Touring Sri Lankan is a great way to see more of the island.

Take a look a some of our tours below, theses can be tailor-made to your requirements. Individual/Group tours...

Wildlife & Culture 14 Nights/ 15 Days

During your tour you will visit Negombo- a modest beach town & a popular fishing village located near the airport. Habarana & Sigiriya - where you will discover the Sigiriya Rocj Fortress, visit Dambulla cave monastery and Safari to Minneriya National Park. Kandy - Visit the sacred temple of the tooth & the Kandy museum, see the Elephant orphanage at Pinnawala. Head on to Uda Walawe - famous for the many elephants.Visit Yala and Yala National Park which is arguable the best park in the country. Tangalle - offers you a glorious unspoilt strech of beach which is perfect for scuba diving. Mirissa - a popular beach where the most popular activity is undoubtedly the Blue Whale watching. Colombo - Visit the city, enjoy fine dining and shopping opportunities and the energetic urban buzz of a working city. For more information about this tour CLICK HERE! PDF

Golfing Holidays

Fancy a Golf Break in Sri Lanka & Maldives? It’s a refreshing getaway ideal for those who love golf as a pass-time. Experience golfing in the second oldest Golf course in Colombo, the picturesque Victoria Golf chalets in Kandy and the outstanding golf course in Shangri La’s Villingili island in Maldives are amazing.
This is a luxury Golf escape where you travel through some of the most scenic parts of both islands. When you land in Sri Lanka, you will be allocated one of the senior guides who has a broad insight about Sri Lanka and also has a great knowledge in golf. He will act like your personal butler creating that extra convenience. This is an all inclusive package where you don’t pull out your wallet to pay for anything.

Whilst in Sri Lanka be sure to visit one of the Tea Plantations. See the process from plant to cup and enjoy tasting the tea too! Tea production is one of the main sources of income for Sri Lanka.
The humidity, cool temperatures, and rainfall of the country's central highlands provide a climate that favour’s the production of high-quality tea. The industry was introduced to the country in 1867 by James Taylor, a British planter who arrived in 1852.

How about a Yoga retreat? 

Would you like to escape the day to day routine, just imagining relaxing and unwinding in Sri Lankan's pure Yoga retreat. It detaches you from the modern world creating clarity for you to practise nothing but yoga for a period of one week.

Yoga Location:

 

Guava House

It is built as a wooden chalet retaining the mild weather during hot days and harmoniously blending with the nature. Wooden surface and the surrounding tree clad environment with 28C all day long helps to invest more time in practising yoga intensely and longer.

The resort has a wonderful swimming pool on the wooden deck to take a dip as you wish. All rooms are en-suite bathrooms with hot water showers. The resort has lovely staff who prepare the meals and rest assure to maintain its clean and safety.

When

two 14 nights /  15 days slots,
1st > 1st – 15th December 2016
2nd > 15th – 29th December 2016

A day at the retreat

Morning tea
Sunrise yoga session from 6:00am – 7:30am
Breakfast – fruits and herbal drink

10am – 11:30 – Yoga teaching theory, philosophy followed by a Q & A

Lunch – vegetarian. Meals cooked using local organic vegetables and fruits with local cuisine.
One Dessert a day – fruits
Drink – sweet coconuts given during the day time

leisure or meditation at will.

5:00pm – 6:30 sunset yoga

7pm – vegetarian dinner with desert

Price: £1110
(Prices do not include flights)

see more here: https://www.tropicalvacations.co.uk/sri-lanka-hotels/kegalle/guava-house/

 

Yoga Retreat In Sri Lanka Itinerary ( 10 days)
Day 1 – Puttalam (2:15hrs drive)
On arrival you will be welcome and transfer you to Mud House an eco retreat.
Day 2 & 8 – Kurunegala (1 :15hrs drive)
Transfer you to Ulpotha for a week long yoga retreat.
Day 9 – Negombo (2:45hrs drive)
Transfers to Negombo a day before departure. Enjoy one more Ayurveda treat while you prepare to leave.
Accommodation – Jetwing Ayurveda Pavilion.
Day 10 – Day of depature (20mins drive to the airport)
Your accommodation will be on a full board basis.

Luxury Surf & Yoga Camp
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The camp will be held in July 2017 when Arugam Bays at it's prime condition for surfing. Arugam Bays is located in the pristine east coast of Sri Lanka, and as some may call it "Sri Lanka's exoticism at it's best!"

The camp consists of 7 intensive surf lessons followed by 7 intensive yoga lessons. Surf lessons will be conducted by a team of local experts who are ISA ( the worldwide peak surfing body ) qualified instructors.

The camp can accommodate a maximum of 10 pax at a time and there will be two surf instructors at a time along with other assistants to make sure each client.
The Yoga lessons are conducted by a highly qualified Swiss yoga teacher named Tora, whom we believe as fortunate to have her as our yoga teacher.

What’s included

• 8 days stay at Kottukal by Jetwing Private Beach Villa with breakfast
• Airport transfers from Colombo int. airport to Arugam Bay
• Daily transfers to surf spots as advised by the surf instructor
• 7 intensive surf lessons by two of the best surf instructors

• 7 intensive yoga lessons in the evening
• Video feedback and a DVD to take back
• All surf equipment
• Surf photographs of you

One of our staff will be staying there throughout the period rest assuring your stay is comfortable and all your needs are met.

Price: £912pp