Tour 4 days/3 night – with private driver.   

Experience highlights like safari in Yala National Park and a picturesque train journey through the beautiful highlands. Visit the sacred tooth temple in Kandy, see fields of tea plants and feel that you are on top of the world in “Little Adams Peak”!

Best of Sri Lanka: a short round tour covering the main sights of Sri Lanka.

This is a private tour – meaning it can start on any date you select to arrive in Sri Lanka. Transport, hotels, meals, sights and entrance fee is included in this 10 days tour. You will stay at our selected hotels known for good service, location and facilities. (3 – 4 start hotels) Breakfast and dinner included at the hotels.

Tour Program:

The private tour will start from At Ease Beach Hotel (or other selected starting point) in the morning. Drive from Hikkaduwa to the South-East coast, with a stop at Galle Fort and to see the Stilt fishermen.

Join an evening safari in Yala National Park, where you have the chance to spot the leopard, elephants and an amazing variety of birds and wild life.

Best of Sri Lanka - DAY 1

🚌 4 hours drive from Hikkaduwa to Yala.

🏨 Chandrika Hotel – Yala.

🍽️ Dinner included in the hotel in Yala.

💡Bring water, snack and mosquito repellent for the safari!

Drive up to the Highland to stay in Ella, amongst tea plantations and waterfalls. Go on an easy hike to the top of Little Adams Peak and get rewarded with a spectacular view!

In the evening you can go see the famous “Nine Arch Bridge” or maybe soak up the cozy Backpacker-vibe in Ella town.

Best of Sri Lanka - DAY 2

🚌 2 hours drive from Yala to Ella.

🏨 Ella Gap Hotel – Ella.

🍽️ Breakfast and dinner included in the Hotel.

Train ride from Ella to Nanu Oya: a picturesque journey amongst mountains and tea plantations. The driver will meet up with you again at the train station and take you to lunch at a restaurant overlooking the lake in Nuwara Eliya (lunch not included). It is time for a visit a Tea Factory, before driving to the historical city -Kandy. 

In the evening you can see a Kandyan Dance Show or visit the Botanical Garden.

Best of Sri Lanka - DAY 3

🚂 2,5 hours train ride (slow speed)

🚌 3 hours drive from Nuwara Eliya to Kandy.

🏨 Thilanka Hotel – Kandy.

🍽️ Breakfast and dinner included in the Hotel.

Morning visit to the famous  the famous “tooth temple” in Kandy. Possible to visit Botanical Garden or have a look around in Kandy City – before travelling to the Airport or back to Hikkaduwa.

Best of Sri Lanka - DAY 4

🍽️ Breakfast included in the hotel in Kandy.

💡Remember to dress modest and no shoes inside the temple!

🚌 3,5 hours drive from Kandy to the Airport. – Or a 5 hours drive back to Hikkaduwa.


  • Transport in car/van with private driver.
  • Hotel 3 nights including breakfast and dinner.
  • All sights, entrance fee, guides and safari.
  • Transport back to Colombo or Hikkaduwa.
  • Taxes and fees.
  • An amazing experience 💫

Not included:

  • Flight tickets, visa and other travel documents.
  • Lunch, and other meals other than the ones described.
  • Drinks.
  • Tip for the driver

All our tours:

  • Our drivers are from Sri Lanka, they speak English & Sinhala.
  • All vehicles in good conditions, with A/C and seatbelts.
  • Baby Seats available upon request.

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