Example trip

Tea Plantations and Coastal Hideaways

Best for:

Culture vultures and beach lovers

8 nights
$4,500
Jan Feb Mar Apr Nov Dec

Curated by Harsha

“Head to Sri Lanka’s cooler Hill Country where you can stay in a colonial-style bungalow and visit a local tea factory with your guide. Afterwards, swap the jungle for the beach with some relaxing time on the coast. Make sure you visit nearby Galle.”

Tea Plantations and Coastal Hideaways

Day 1

Day 1
Arrival Colombo

Upon arrival at the airport, you’ll be met by a representative and transferred to your hotel by private car.

After checking in you’ll have time to relax in The Wallawwa’s natural setting by the garden or pool. If you feel up to it, venture into Colombo for a spot of shopping, and return to the hotel for a massage.

From: $4,500 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing
Day 2

Day 2
Colombo - Hill Country

This morning you’ll head to the train station for your journey to Hatton. Pass through lush jungle, rolling countryside and quaint villages as you go.

Upon arrival in Hatton you’ll be met and transferred to your accommodation in the magical solitude of Sri Lanka’s prime tea land.

From: $4,500 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing
Day 3

Day 3
Tea Plantation Exploration

For the next two days, you’ll have time to absorb the beautiful natural scenery and the surrounding countryside of Sri Lanka’s Hill Country.

From: $4,500 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing
Day 4

Day 4
Tea Plantation Exploration

You’ll have today at your own leisure. 

Visit a local Ceylon tea factory where you can observe the process of tea manufacturing, head on a hike, or just relax on the veranda with a nice cup of tea (of course!).

From: $4,500 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing
Day 5

Day 5
Hill Country - Weligama

This morning your driver will transfer you by private car to Weligama and your home for the next four nights, the stunning Cape Weligama Resort.

The afternoon at leisure, settling in to your new surroundings. Your Lightfoot Travel Designer can advise on activities prior to departure.

From: $4,500 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing
Day 6

Day 6
Coastal Relaxation

Spend the next few days enjoying Cape Weligama and the surrounding area.

This is your chance to snorkel, swim, kayak on Koggala Lake, enjoy guided cycling tours through the countryside or embark on a whale watching cruise. Surfing is also a fun way to spend the morning.

If you’re looking to travel further afar, venture into Yala or Udawalawe National Park to search for Sri Lanka’s native wildlife.

Alternatively, cool off in the pool, head to the spa, or sip a cocktail overlooking the Indian Ocean.

From: $4,500 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing
Day 7

Day 7
Coastal Relaxation

You will have today at your own leisure to enjoy Cape Weligama.

If you wish to plan an activity for today, please contact your Lightfoot Travel specialist.

From: $4,500 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing
Day 8

Day 8
Coastal Relaxation

You will have today at your own leisure to enjoy Cape Weligama. Explore all that it has to offer before your departure tomorrow.

If you wish to plan an activity for today, please contact your Lightfoot Travel specialist.

From: $4,500 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing
Day 9

Day 9
Departure

Today you’ll be transferred to the hotel for your onward journey. 

From: $4,500 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing