- Discover Sri Lanka -
Sri Lanka: This incredible 12-nt holiday gives you the opportunity to explore the island’s beautiful south west region and play its top golf courses. Your journey will take you through Sri Lanka's iconic tea plantations; visiting its most famous landmarks in Kandy, Galle and Colombo. You will enjoy a luxurious 5nt stay at a beautiful golf/beach resort; spot elephants and leopards on safari, and in addition, play 5-rounds of golf on some truly stunning golf courses.
12 nights twin-share accommodation (5 nights HB/7 nights BB basis)
✓Private transfers throughout
✓5 rounds of golf (all including caddy fees)
✓Half day tour of Colombo
✓Visit to Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage
✓Visit to Mannawela Spice Gardens
✓Visit to Temple of the Tooth
✓Visit and guided tour of a Tea Plantation
✓Visit and jeep safari at Yala National Park
✓24 hour local expert assistance
from £2,299 per person
Founded in 1879, Royal Colombo is to predominantly flat course with broad fairways featuring many water hazards. Uniquely on the 6th hole, you may encounter the Kelani Valley train which runs across the fairway!
This stunning Donald Steele designed course enjoys a glorious setting in the Kandyan Mountains, and is ranked among the 100 Most Beautiful Courses in the World, with some truly spectacular views to enjoy of the surrounding landscapes
This unique course which was established in 1889 lies the island’s Central Highlands, sitting at the base of Mount Pidurutalagala in the heart of the tea country. You will feel you are in Scotland rather than Sri Lanka as you play along its fir lined fairways!
Day 1: Arrival and transfer to your hotel in downtown Colombo. Enjoy an afternoon city tour taking in the highlights of Sri Lanka’s elegant and cosmopolitan capital. Overnight Colombo
Day 2: Transfer by road to the island’s beautiful second city, Kandy. En route you will visit the world famous Elephant Orphanage at Pinnawala, as well as a stop at Mawanella to visit the Spice Gardens. You will arrive in Kandy mid-afternoon, with time to freshen up before an early evening visit to Sri Lanka’s most famous landmark, the spectacular Temple of the Tooth. Overnight Kandy
Day 3: Transfer to Victoria Golf Club for a round of golf Overnight Kandy
Day 4: A free day to further explore Kandy, or relax by the pool in your hotel. Overnight Kandy
Day 5: Transfer by road to Nuwara Eliya. This drive will take you on a scenic and unique journey through the iconic landscapes of the Sri Lankan Tea Plantations and you’ll stop at one for a fascinating guided tour and, of course, a quick cuppa afterwards. Overnight Nuwara Eliya
Day 6: Morning round of golf at Nuwara Eliya. Afternoon transfer to the resort of Hambantota on the Indian Ocean. Overnight Hambantota
Days 7 - 10: Spend a further 4 nights at the magnificent Shangri La Hambantota Golf & Beach Resort. 2 rounds of golf are included on the resort’s beautiful course. There’s time to relax by the pool, as well as a day safari in the nearby Yala National Park – the scenery and wildlife is stunning and it’s home world’s largest concentration of leopards. Overnight Hambantota
Day 11: Transfer back to Colombo – a scenic drive along the island’s south coast, with a stop to visit the stunning city of Galle, a Unesco World Heritage Site. Take a walk around its beautiful walled Old Town and Fort. Overnight Colombo
Day 12: Round of golf at beautiful Royal Colombo Golf Course. Overnight Colombo
Day 13: Transfer to Columbo Airport for return journey back to UK
Best Time to Travel to Sri Lanka for this Tour: Sri Lanka is a year round destination, however the best time to visit the south of the island is between December and March when temperatures are more moderate and rainfall is lighter.
Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo****
3 nights B&B
Beautifully located along the banks of the Beira Lake, close to the heart of Colombo, the luxury Cinnamon Lakeside’s excellent facilities include a large outdoor pool with wonderful sun terraces to relax on.
Cinnamon Citadel Hotel Kandy****
3 nights B&B
The charming Cinnamon Citadel lies in a glorious river setting, close to the hustle and bustle of Kandy. The pool area is the perfect spot to take a dip or enjoy a sundowner at the end of the day.
Amaya Langdale, Nuwara Eliya****
1 night B&B
Located in the beautiful Nuwara Eliya Hills, the boutique Hotel Langdale by Amaya offers luxury rooms with amazing hillside views. It features an outdoor pool, a restaurant and free Wi-Fi.
Shangri La Hambantota Golf & Spa Resort***** 5 nights B&B
Lying within 145 acres of beautiful tropical gardens, with spectacular views of the Indian Ocean, this stunning resort has an airy, contemporary feel, with its own 18-hole golf course, a luxurious spa and some excellent dining options.